Welcome to the Dakota Ultrasonics firmware upgrade area
The downloads listed below include both bug fixes and product enhancements .
The flash programmer is now integrated into our DakView utility software
This makes it very easy and convenient for users to take advantage of the upgrades posted on a regular basis.
Simply download our latest version of DakView to your desktop
download the firmware file on this page to your desktop, install the PC software on your computer, and follow the instructions on ‘how to flash’, both located in the ‘Help’ menu item in our DakView software.
A MAC OSX version is also available for download
Certainly feel free to contact Dakota with any questions you may have regarding the upgrade process.
Update your gauge.
Version 1.xx can only be used to upgrade existing MiniMax gauges currently programmed with version 1.xx firmware.
Gauges programmed with version 1.xx firmware are equipped with our original processor.
MiniMax v1.15e Created January 22, 2016 Version 2.xx can only be used to upgrade existing MiniMax gauges currently programmed with version 2.xx firmware.
Gauges programmed with version 2.xx firmware are equipped with our new processor.
MiniMax v2.15e Created January 22
2016 Version 3.xx can only be used to upgrade existing MiniMax gauges currently programmed with version 3.xx firmware.
Gauges programmed with version 3.xx firmware are equipped with our new processor.
MiniMax v3.15e Created January 22
2016 USB Only – Version 3.xx can only be used to upgrade MiniMax USB-C gauges currently programmed with version 3.xx firmware.
MiniMaxU v3.04d Created September 04
2020 Note: Be sure to check the version number currently programmed in your gauge, in order to make sure you’re downloading and installing the firmware that will allow your gauge to function properly.
You can check your version in the XFER menu of the gauge
The version will be listed to the right of the ABOUT menu item
Versions cannot be interchanged.
Therefore, if you have a gauge with version 1.12 version 3.14 cannot be used.
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