FAQ | Can I update a Q-SYS Core and its components remotely?

Learn how to update a Q-SYS Core and related components remotely.

Updated at May 23rd, 2023

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Yes, it is technically possible to update a Q-SYS core with a remote computer plugged to the system site. However, it is preferred to update a Q-SYS core and its peripherals locally, especially if updating to a new major release. 

The Q-SYS core usually has peripherals that will need to be updated as well, so you are not just updating one component, but an entire ecosystem. 

Depending on the versions, a power cycle of the system may be required required.

View instructions on how to update Q-SYS software and firmware