How to Upgrade the xTool D1 Firmware?

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NOTE: Below is the firmware upgrade instructions for xTool D1, NOT for D1 Pro. Please make sure it is a D1 of yours and proceed.

(For D1 Pro, you may click: How to Upgrade xTool D1 Pro Firmware?)

 

Contents:

 

Method 1: Upgrade D1 firmware with XCS (Recommended)

NOTE: DO NOT upgrade D1 firmware with Laserbox basic or LightBurn.1280X1280__19_.PNG

  • Make sure your network is in good condition.
  • Make sure your computer stays on, and do not enter Sleep mode during the process.
  • Do not power off D1 during the process.
  • Make sure the Upload Switch is on (as below).1280X1280__20_.PNG

1. Power on and connect D1 to your computer via the original USB cable.

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2. Launch XCS, click on Connect Device, and select your device from the Device list.1280X1280__22_.PNG

3. Click on the gear icon and then click on Check for updates.image__9_.png

4. If a new firmware version is available, click on Update.

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5. Firmware update starts. 1280X1280__24_.PNG

6. Firmware update in progress.1280X1280__25_.PNG

7. Firmware update completes.

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Method 2: Upgrade D1 firmware in XCS Developer Mode

Note: 

  • Your XCS version should be V1.0 or above, so that Developer Mode is available.
  • Make sure your computer does not enter Sleep Mode during the process.
  • Do not turn off your D1 during the process.
  • Make sure the Upload Switch on the motherboard is turned on.

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Steps:

1. Power on and connect the D1 to your computer via the original USB cable.
2. Launch XCS, normally the device will connect to XCS automatically. If not, click on Connect Device, and select your device from the Device list.
3. Click Settings> Developer mode> Start.

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4. Select D1.
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5. Select the Serial port.
5.1 Right-click on Start.

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5.2 click Device Manager>Ports and find the port for USB-SERIAL CH340.

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  5.3 Select the corresponding Serial Port.

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Note: If you do not find the port for USB-SERIAL CH340, it's probably because the driver is missing and you may download it here: http://www.wch-ic.com/downloads/CH341SER_EXE.html and complete installation.
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6. Set Baud to 230400.

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7. Click on Latest firmware> Update
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or click on Firmware from local disk> Select the firmware or drag it here> Update.
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8. Wait for the "Firmware update succeeded" notification.

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Method 3: Upgrade firmware with xTool D1 Firmware Tool for Windows

NOTE:

  • Make sure your network is in good condition.
  • Make sure your computer stays on, and do not enter Sleep mode during the process.
  • Do not power off D1 during the process.
  • Make sure the Upload Switch is on (as below).

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1. Download xTool D1 Firmware Tool

2. Unzip the file and launch the tool by double-clicking on the "xTool D1 Firmware Tool.exe" as shown in the picture below. 

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3. Connect D1 to your computer via the original USB cable and switch it on, select the correct Port.

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4. Click and import the "D1_firmware_V40.30.007.01B4_20220829.bin" file.

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5. Click on "Start Upgrade". 

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6. Once it is completed successfully, it shows PASS at the lower right corner.

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