Extract the i5100_i7100_5_20_8816_firmware_upgrade.zip folder
On your USB Drive or SD card, create a folder in the root named "misc"
Copy the 520_8816_brady.cfw file into the misc folder on your USB or SD card
Insert the USB Drive or SD card into the back of the printer
On the printer screen click the gear icon -> Extras -> Firmware update
Select the file and click on green check mark
The firmware will then be upgraded. Printer will restart after upgrade is complete
IMPORTANT: Due to changes from 5.08 to 5.20 the printer will need to be re-calibrated. Future firmware updates will not need this calibration done.If you are already on 5.14 you should not need to do the calibration.
To Calibrate the printer:
Click on gear -> Extras -> Calibrate sensor -> Follow on screen instructions.
When it says to Insert liner, peel a few labels off your roll and insert just the liner part underneath the physical sensor(orange light) in the printer
BradyPrinter i5100 i7100 firmware upgrade (66.65 MB)