How To | Update Firmware on Q-SYS NS Series Dell Switch

Learn how to update the firmware on a Dell Q-SYS NS Series switch.

Updated at August 14th, 2023


  1. Launch a web browser.
  2. In the address field of your web browser, enter the IP address of the switch. The login page displays.

    Default IP for Q-SYS NS Series Dell Network Switches




  3. Enter the default username and password. Select the Submit button to login.

    Default Username and Password

    Username: admin

    Password: qscsystems

  4. Select System > File Management > File Download. 
  5. Select Firmware for File Type.
  6. Select HTTP for Transfer Mode.
  7. Select Choose File to select firmware file.
  8. Select active for Image to download. 
  9. Select Apply to upload the firmware.
  10.  Select OK on the pop up window to confirm.
  11. Select OK once file upload is complete.