V-1600HD

Multi-Format Video Switcher

System ProgramV-1600HD System Program (Ver.1.02)

This system program updates the V-1600HD system program to the latest version 1.02.

Products:V-1600HD



  • How to know the version
  • Update history
  • What you will need to update
  • Caution when performing the update
  • Getting the update file
  • Procedure for the update

How to know the version
Before you start, check the system program version of your V-1600HD.
  1. Turn V-1600HD power OFF.
  2. While holding down [OUTPUT FADE], turn power ON.
  3. The version will be displayed at the center on the screen.
  4. Turn power OFF.
* If this shows the latest version, there’s no need to update your V-1600HD.

Update history
[Version 1.02]
  • Compatible with RS-422 TSL UMD PROTOCOL 3.1.
  • New parameter for parity of RS-422.
  • Connectable to a Mac with DisplayPort by using DVI-D.
  • Improved edge blending.
  • Optimized the initial setting of each parameters.
  • You can use MVS-12 to expand COMPOSITE IN.
  • This version or later is NOT compatible on backup data with previous version.
  • Improved USB Host performance
  • Fixed bug that did not display TEST PATERN correctly on AUX mode.

What you will need to update
  • V-1600HD
  • USB memory

Caution when performing the update
  • When you this update, all settings for MEMORY buttons are cleared. And this version or later is NOT compatible on backup data with previous version. Then we recommend that you make notes of settings for secure.
  • Never apply this update data to any product other than the V-1600HD. This update data may destroy the data or system program of other products.
  • Never power-off your V-1600HD while the update is in progress!
    If a power failure or similar accident occurs during the update process, the V-1600HD won’t be able to start up in normal operating mode. This will require servicing, so you will need to contact Roland service center near you if this occurs.
  • We regret that we are unable to answer questions regarding the update procedure using this system program. Please perform the update responsibly, following the directions given in this document.

Getting the update file
Please open/extract the downloaded "v1600hd_sys_v102.zip" file on your computer to get the update files named "V-1600HD.PRG" and "V1600PNL.BIN" in the "v1600hd_sys_v102" folder.

Procedure for the update
Creating the Update USB Memory
  1. Format a USB Memory by the V-1600HD.
  2. Copy update files V-1600HD.PRG and V1600PNL.BIN to the root directory of a USB Memory.
Update Procedure
  1. Turn V-1600HD power OFF.
  2. While holding down [OUTPUT FADE], turn the power ON.
  3. Check the version number on the display.
  4. Turn the power OFF.
  5. Connect USB memory to V-1600HD's USB port. Turn the power on with pressing [INPUT] + [STORE] + [TRANSITION] buttons.
  6. Release the buttons after displaying "Upd" on the Seven-Segment LED display under [TRANSITION TIME].
  7. Update process starts and then the display will change as below.
    "Upd" -> Black out -> "PNL"
    -> count up from "E00" to "E99"
    -> count up from "P00" to "P99"
    -> count up from "C10" to "C14"
    -> The "OK" will be displayed when the update process is completed.
  8. Turn the power off and un-mount the USB memory from V-1600HD.
  9. While holding down [OUTPUT FADE] button, turn power ON.
  10. Check the version number on the display.
  11. 01: Version No
    System : 1.02 build 000
    Panel : 1.02 SUM AEF1H
  12. Turn the power OFF.
  13. Turn the power on without pressing a button. V-1600HD boots up with normal mode.
    When starting up, V-1600HD will carry out Factory Reset and initialize memory area.
  14. Turn the power OFF.

License Agreement

Be sure to read the Safety Instructions and the License Agreement before proceeding download.

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