We are always improving NSHIFTED, stay up to date! The ECU and Manifold offer a micro-usb female connector inside the enclosure, that can be used for updating the software
It’s super easy! Download XLoader and desired NSHIFTED firmware, open up the NSHIFTED enclosure, connect the micro-usb cable and hit upload! Follow the steps below for an in-depth walkthrough of the updating process
1. Open NSHIFTED
Use the screwdriver to open up the NSHIFTED enclosure and find the micro-usb female connector on the NSHIFTED micro-controller.
Connect the micro-usb end of the cable to the NSHIFTED micro-controller and the other end to the Windows OS computer/laptop.
Note: If the usb port is not visible, install Driver_USB.exe from the XLoader.zip archive.
Get the NSHIFTED firmware file (.hex) and XLoader.zip archive.
Unzip and launch XLoader.exe
Open the XLoader.exe software.
- Hex file: Find and select the NSHIFTED firmware file (.hex)
- Device: Choose “Duemilanove/Nano (ATmega328)” option
- COM port: Choose the appropriate usb port that corresponds to the micro-usb cable
- Baud rate: 57600 (default)
That’s all, hit “Upload” and a confirmation message should appear when the upload has finished.