Read through our frequently asked questions below

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How do I update the IMU sensor to the latest firmware?

Blue Trident

    • To update the Blue Trident sensor firmware you will use Vicon Capture.U Desktop. Capture.U Desktop will indicate a firmware update is required when the sensors are connected. For more details please refer to Update sensor firmware


Blue Thunder

    • To update the firmware for an IMU sensor, you must use the IMU Research app (iOS):


  1. If there is no session in IMU Research, create a session. To do this, tap the + in the top right of the app, then name the Session and tap Done.
  2. Tap the session.
  3. Select New Trial, name the trial and then tap Start Capture.
  4. Ensure the IMU sensor is turned on.
    The sensor is displayed under Select Sensors with a warning symbol in the middle of the sensor.
  5. Select the sensor you want to update.
    A message is displayed: Firmware Update Required.
  6. Tap Update.
    During the firmware update, do not close the app or shut down the device until completion.
    Upon completion, a message is displayed: Firmware Update Complete.
  7. Tap OK.