Information you need to know before using the software (Essential reading)
You can use KW Version Upgrade Tool to upgrade the firmware or Web contents of KW2G, KW2G-H, KW9M and KW2M via LAN cable, USB cable or RS485 communication.
Be aware of the following points listed below.
This software is freeware. The copyright for this software is held by Panasonic Industrial Devices SUNX Co., Ltd. By using this software it is assumed that you agree to "Conditions of Use" presented below.
Make sure that the computer on which you intend to run the software meets the minimum specifications listed below.
|OS(*1)||Windows 10 Pro(*2) / Windows11 Pro(*2)
(Windows 8(*2) / 8.1(*2））
|Available hard disk space||10MB or more|
|Recommended CPU||64-bit processor with 2 Cores or more at 1 GHz|
|Recommended system RAM||4GB or more|
|Recommended display resolution||1280×768 or more|
|Recommended color depth||High Color(16bit) or more|
|Applicable model||KW2G series, KW9M, KW2M series|
|*1||For those downloaded after October 2, 2023, the supported OS is Windows 10/11only.|
|*2||Even if a customer stores a file created by the customer in ¥Program files, the file will be automatically stored in /userID/AppData/Local/VirtualStore.|
*When you already have indicated the download destination, the file will be downloaded automatically.
|kwversionup_v161(32bit).exe||EN||1.61||6.5MB||March 1, 2021|
|kwversionup_v161(64bit).exe||EN||1.61||6.8MB||March 1, 2021|
*Confirm whether a computer to use is for 32-bit version or 64-bit version.
You can check on "Control panel" -> "system".
Please double-click the file [kwversionup_v161(32bit)] or [kwversionup_v161(64bit)] > [setup.exe] to begin.
During installation be sure to read the License Agreement.
Users who continue with the installation are regarded as assenting to the conditions of use in the License Agreement.
*When you'd like to update KW Version Upgrade Tool in PC, already KW Version Upgrade Toll installed, uninstall the previous version before installation of the latest version.