Software Updates

The Software Updates page identifies the Iomega EZ software status and provides the ability to update the software for the Iomega EZ .

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Auto-update process: installing a device software update

  1. In the table listing the current software installed on your Iomega EZ , click in the Action column to check for updates.
  2. The Status column will state whether the software is up to date or if an update is available. To copy an update file to your Iomega EZ , click . The software update file is downloaded directly to your Iomega EZ .

  3. If multiple updates are ready, you may install all the updates at the same time. Click Apply all pending updates to install the available updates. The software updates are applied to your Iomega EZ .

  4. Once the software is installed, the Iomega EZ will reboot. If you are applying multiple updates, you only need to reboot once. Do not power down the Iomega EZ during this time.
  5. If you want to remove the update without applying changes, click in the Action column.

    Caution: Do not shut down the Iomega EZ during the update process as this can damage the Iomega EZ . The Iomega EZ will be temporarily inaccessible during the software update. Be sure no critical files are being accessed.


Manual update process: installing a device software update

  1. In the table listing the current software installed on your Iomega EZ , click in the Action column to check for updates.
  2. If an update is available, the Status column will state that a software update is available with a link. Download the update file to your local computer.
  3. To retrieve the update, click Add Software.
  4. In the Add Software pop-up window, if an update is available, there will be a link to download the appropriate update for your Iomega EZ . Click the link, follow the instructions on the download site page, and download the software update to your local computer.
  5. Once downloaded, click Browse to select the update, and then click Upload to continue.

    When the update is uploaded to the Iomega EZ , the Status column will say Ready to apply.

  6. Click Apply all pending updates to apply the update or updates. The software updates will be applied to your Iomega EZ . If you want to remove the update without applying changes, click in the Action column.

    The Iomega EZ restarts once the software is installed. You should not power down the Iomega EZ during the installation process as this can damage the Iomega EZ . If multiple updates are ready, all of them will be applied, requiring only one reboot.

    Caution: The Iomega EZ will be temporarily inaccessible during the software update. Be sure no critical files are being accessed.