ForceDecks - Updating Firmware

To Update ForceDecks Firmware

NOTE: Before updating your ForceDecks to the latest firmware, you need to download the latest ForceDecks installer and firmware from VALD Hub.

Step 1: Download the latest ForceDecks installer:

  1. Log in to VALD Hub
  2. Go to the drop-down menu
  3. Select Download Apps
  4. Go to ForceDecks tile
  5. Click on Get it for Windows
  6. Open the download file
  7. Click on More Info
  8. Click on Run Anyway
  9. Follow the setup prompts

Step 2 - Download the latest ForceDecks Firmware:

  1. Go to ForceDecks tile
  2. Click on Download Firmware
  3. SAVE this file to your machine (do not select 'run')

Step 3 - Update Firmware in ForceDecks

  1. Ensure left and right plates are connected with the Interplate Cable and plates are turned on
  2. Log in to ForceDecks 
  3. Click on Options 
  4. Select Settings 
  5. Select the Platform tab 
  6. Click on the ForceDecks button on the right-hand side of your window.
  7. In the subsequent window, Change connection types to: Prefer USB device connection
  8. Click Save
  9. Select the ForceDecks that you want to update
  10. Click more options [  ]
  11. Click Update firmware from file
  12. Browse to your newly downloaded file and select 'Open'

NOTE: You now be prompted to confirm the start of your firmware update.

This will take a couple of minutes to complete, please remain in the ForceDecks app during this process. 

‼ To complete the firmware update, turn your force plates off and on, before starting a new recording.