This article will help you step by step updating the ANPR Lumo to the latest version.
You can use these steps also to recover the camera, when for example the camera does not work anymore, but still the IP address is available.
You can find the latest version of the ANPR Lumo software on our portal.
A typical update takes around 10 to 15 minutes, during this time the ANPR Lumo will not read number plates, and all features including the web interface will not work.
Currently an update will overwrite all settings in the camera. Make sure you first make a backup of the camera. After the update you can restore the backup.
After the update it could be necessary to refresh your browser (chrome = shift+ctrl+r)
To update an ANPR Lumo camera, you will need the system password, this is the password for the “root” user, which is required to update the camera. The default “root” password is “#vc_root”
Update using the discovery tool
Start the ANPR Discovery tool and search for camera’s or press the + button to manually add the ip address of the Lumo camera you want to update.
- Select the camera you want to update, and select the “UPDATE” tab on the right menu.
- Select the sh file you want to use for the update, the sh file is in the zip file located on the partner portal.
- Type in the root password
- Press the “Update LUMO” button.
add and select the camera you want to update
Go to the update tab, and select the Lumo_x-x-x.sh file, and fill in the correct password for the root user.
Then press the "Update LUMO" button
You will be prompted with a warning message, press the "Yes" button to continue.
During the update progress a screen is showed, showing all the steps that the camera is performing
When the update is done, the camera will restart.
Note: after the update it is recommended to refresh your browser cache. In chrome you can do a refresh by pressing "shift + ctrl + r".