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New Firmware for the EM-1 is out

brian1208 Plus
14 11.3k 12 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2013 7:29AM
I've just updated my EM-1 with it (still a nerve wracking business) and the camera is still working. I won't be able to check out any improvements until later today

Available via the USB plug with the latest Downloader installed on you PC / MAC

Seemed to take about 5 minutes to downlaod

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rogerfry 12 543 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2013 8:24AM
What's included in the update Brian? (version No.?)
rogerfry 12 543 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2013 8:38AM
Brian ...just found it (along with your comments) on preview.....I see that others have had the lock-up problems too!
brian1208 Plus
14 11.3k 12 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2013 8:43AM
Yep, we weren't the only ones having problems, I just hope that this update will have sorted them
joshwa Plus
7 842 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2013 9:30AM
Full details written up here:

Thanks for the heads-up Smile
15 Feb 2015 4:11PM
Can't get computer to recognize camera when attached. Help?
rogerfry 12 543 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2015 4:43PM
Open the Olympus updater....connect camera via usb and switch on....rear screen should be live and show USB with various options ...make sure "storage' is selected, and then press ok...then carry on as instructed.
Coast 10 1.6k 292 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2015 6:19PM
Latest Firmware update is NOT available until 24th February. Currently the E-M1 is on 2.2 and version 3.0 will be the next release on the 24th. It brings faster continuos shooting under C-AF.
brian1208 Plus
14 11.3k 12 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2015 7:12PM
did you spot the date of my input?

November 2013 Grin
Coast 10 1.6k 292 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2015 7:16PM
Yes Bri I had. I was reminding everyone of my earlier thread that has now fell down the list that the latest firmware release is imminent.

Outside4me appears to be trying to update from an earlier update - likely the November 2.2 update.
16 Feb 2015 3:04PM
Yes, bought the camera a few months ago and was having trouble writing to card from time to time. Sure hope this fixes it!
chensuriashi Plus
11 277 17 England
28 May 2015 1:27AM
I am really considerating getting an EM1 and an adapter for my 4/3 lenses next year once my legs are sorted out seems to be the one to go for, rather than the EM5 MK2.
Its the extra focus points that sell it to me right now.

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