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QuTS hero 5.0.x

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Checking for Updates

  • To prevent data loss, QNAP recommends backing up all data on your device before updating the firmware. For details about data backup, see Backup/Restore.

  • Do not power off your device during the firmware update process.

  • Read the Firmware Update Requirements before updating the firmware.

  • The update may require several minutes or longer, depending on your hardware configuration and network connection.

  1. Go to Control Panel > System > Firmware Update > Firmware Update.
  2. Click Check for Updates.
    • QuTS hero checks for available firmware updates. You can choose to update QuTS hero if an update is available.

    • If the system has been running for longer than seven days, QNAP recommends restarting the device before updating the firmware. For details, see Firmware Update Requirements.

  3. Optional: Restart the device before updating the firmware by clicking Restart NAS.
  4. Select the type of firmware update to download and install.

    For details on the different types of firmware updates available, see Firmware Update.

  5. Optional: Select Automatically restart the system if required for this update.
  6. Click OK.