Readers will learn how to upgrade the firmware on airMAX devices via SSH.
NOTES & REQUIREMENTS: Ubiquiti suggests upgrading via the web interface whenever possible.
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Steps: Upgrading airOS via SSH
1. Download the correct firmware for the airMAX radio by searching for the specific model on the left hand menu. Rename the firmware file to: fwupdate.bin.
2. Copy the fwupdate.bin file to /tmp/ (usng WinSCP or SCP).
3. Now issue the upgrade command:
4. The unit will now upgrade and reboot. Do not interrupt this process.