TS-590S FIRMWARE


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Updated 17 November 2016

Note: This firmware is for the TS-590S, not the TS-590SG.

Firmware VersionRelease DateNotes
v2.0317 November 2016Revises [fixes] the following symptom:
1. The internal antenna tuner may not work correctly under certain conditions


Installing the Firmware

  1. Before updating the firmware, save the data using the latest version of the Radio Control Program ARCP-590 and write the data back after updating the firmware.
  2. Also, remember to save all the radio’s settings: TS-590S Firmware Q & A
  3. Download the firmware installation instructions from: http://www.kenwood.com/i/products/info/amateur/ts_590/ts590_update_e.html
  4. Download the firmware from: http://www.kenwood.com/i/products/info/amateur/ts_590/pdf/TS-590_V203E.zip

Which version is installed in the radio?

There are two methods of finding out which firmware version is installed in your TS-590S.

Method #1

  1. Turn the radio OFF at the front-panel ON/OFF button.
  2. While holding in the M.IN button, turn the radio ON again at the front panel ON/OFF button.
  3. The currently installed firmware version is displayed on the front panel.
  4. Release the M.IN button.
  5. Turn the radio OFF and ON again to resume normal operation.

Method #2

  1. Start ARCP-590.
  2. Connect to the radio in the usual way.
  3. Click on “Help > About” to see the currently installed firmware version.

 


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