APC AP9631 or AP9630 Network Management Card Firmware Upgrade

  1. Unplug battery and disconnect battery connector.
  2. Install card.
  3. Set static IP first.
  4. Download firmware from APC web site. Make sure you have correct firmware.  Symmetra vs Smart-UPS.

If upgrade fails mid-stream then:

  1. Connect to card via serial cable and terminal program (Tera Term).
  2. Default logon -  User: apc  Pass: apc
  3. Use '?' command for list of commands.
  4. User 'tcpip' command to set static IP.
  5. Reboot device.
  6. Exit from serial logon.
  7. Conect to card via network port and Windows firmware upgrade application.
  8. Upgrade firmware.

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