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How to Update Firmware on the Icom IC 9700

16 October, 2019 - Reading time: 2 minutes

In this video I explain the exact steps on how to update the Icom IC 9700 firmware including formatting and setting up an SD card. The firmware updated in this was is version 1.20.


0:00 How to Update Firmware on the Icom IC 9700

1:10 Formatting the SD Card in the IC-9700

2:00 Removing the SD Card from the Radio

2:27 How to find what firmware your Icom IC-9700 is running

3:33 Finding the firmware on the Icom Japan website

4:35 Moving the firmware file to the correct folder (IC-9700 folder)

5:48 Starting the firmware upgrade process