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Updating software on the aera 5XX Series

Installing the aera 5XX software using WebUpdater:

Important: If this is your first time using a computer with your aera 5XX, then you will need to download and install Webupdater.  You can use the following links for Webupdater for each operating system.  Mac or Windows.

  1. Connect your aera 500/510/550/560 to your computer with the USB cable.
  2. Launch the WebUpdater.
  3. When the WebUpdater Wizard window opens, click “Next” to continue.
  4. Once your device is found by the computer, click “Next”.
  5. The following page will display what new software version is available for your device. Click “Next” to review the software release notes.
  6. Once you review the software release notes, click “Next” to review the software change history.
  7. Click “Next” to review the License Agreement.
  8. Check the box to agree to the terms and conditions and click “Next” to begin the software update installation. Please do not unplug your device from the computer while the update is happening.
  9. Once the software update is finished. You can click “Next” to see if there are additional updates available for your device. You can also click “Cancel” if you wish to be finished.
  10. You may now safely eject (link?) your device from the computer.


 You can DOWNLOAD the Webupdater free of charge here for Mac or Windows.

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