T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Updates

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L1® Updater Software

Get the L1® Updater Software

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)




The latest version of the T4S/T8S firmware is version 1.1.4 (November, 2018)

For best results, please download and extract all files mentioned below to the same folder on your computer. This will make it easier to do the updates.

The latest version of the T4S/T8S firmware is version 1.1.4 (November, 2018)

These instructions describe how to update the firmware of your ToneMatch® mixer.

  1. Download and install the LI System Updater tool at https://www.bose.com/en_us/l1_downloads.html
  2. Connect the mixer to your computer via the 2.0 USB Type-B port on the rear panel of your mixer.
    See Figure 1.
    T4S T8S firmware update figure 1.jpg
  3. Connect your mixer to a power source via a ToneMatch cable or power supply
  4. Turn off the Master Volume and then turn on your mixer.
  5. To download the latest firmware, follow the appropriate link:
    • Important
      move the *.bos files to the same folder as the L1 System Updater. This will make it easier to find the files when using the L1 System Updater.
  1. Launch the L1 System Updater.
  2. Click the "Update" button next to "T4S (or T8S) Firmware". See Figure 2.


T4S T8S firmware update figure 2.jpg


WARNING
Do NOT unplug or power off the mixer while it is updating.
Important - Perform a Factory Reset to complete the Firmware Update.

This does not apply to the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine

WARNING: Back up any saved scenes. All scenes will be overwritten when you Reset your ToneMatch mixer. You can restore them after you have done the Factory Reset. See: ToneMatch® Mixer / Scenes for more details.


Factory Reset: Turn off the ToneMatch mixer. Press and hold the MUTE buttons for Channels 1, 2, 3, 4) while you turn on the power. You will see

  1. Rebooting
  2. Factory Reset Please wait
  3. Factory Reset Complete

You can release the buttons when you see "Please wait"


PDF version T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions


All firmware updates are cumulative. You only need to update to the latest version.

Version 1.1.4

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/06/10
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.1.0
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)


Related N/A
Announcement November 1, 2018
Release Notes

Fixes

This is to fix the reverb:

  • Adding more reverb return gain
  • Adjusting pre-delay settings
  • Adjusting brightness default values.

And corrects a misprint in the Preset
Category: Utility
Preset: 80Hz-5kHz

This does not apply to the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine

WARNING: Back up any saved scenes. All scenes will be overwritten when you Reset your ToneMatch mixer. You can restore them after you have done the Factory Reset. See: ToneMatch® Mixer / Scenes for more details.


Factory Reset: Turn off the ToneMatch mixer. Press and hold the MUTE buttons for Channels 1, 2, 3, 4) while you turn on the power. You will see

  1. Rebooting
  2. Factory Reset Please wait
  3. Factory Reset Complete

You can release the buttons when you see "Please wait"



All firmware updates are cumulative. You only need to update to the latest version.

Version 1.1.0

Download
Date 2018/06/10
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.9
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Update Factory Scenes for a better match to the T1® Factory Scenes. Note: To get the new factory scenes, save any scenes you want to keep. Then you can do the factory reset (this sets all values back to the factory defaults).

This does not apply to the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine

WARNING: Back up any saved scenes. All scenes will be overwritten when you Reset your ToneMatch mixer. You can restore them after you have done the Factory Reset. See: ToneMatch® Mixer / Scenes for more details.


Factory Reset: Turn off the ToneMatch mixer. Press and hold the MUTE buttons for Channels 1, 2, 3, 4) while you turn on the power. You will see

  1. Rebooting
  2. Factory Reset Please wait
  3. Factory Reset Complete

You can release the buttons when you see "Please wait"




Version 1.0.10

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/04/25
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.9
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Update Factory Scenes for a better match to the T1® Factory Scenes. This was necessary because the units of measure on the T4S/T8S for some effects (e.g. Reverb) are different than on the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine


Version 1.0.9

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/04/15
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.6
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware


Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

More improvements to the USB A music playback. Support for more types of USB keys

Version 1.0.6

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/03/15
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.2
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Improvements to the USB A music playback. Support for more types of USB keys



Version 1.0.4

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/03/01
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.2
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Improvements to the Reverb on Aux 1 Output



Version 1.0.3

Internal release, this is not available for download.

Release Notes

Fixes

Improved performance on some effects

Version 1.0.2

Download No longer available - please use the latest version above.
Date 2018/02/15
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.1
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related

N/A

Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Correct routing of Aux 1/2 on T4S



Version 1.0.1

Original factory release

Download Download - no longer available - please use the latest version above.
Date 2018/02/01
Replaces N/A
Recommended for N/A
System Requirements:

N/A

Related

N/A

Announcement N/A








The latest version of the T4S/T8S firmware is version 1.1.4 (November, 2018)

For best results, please download and extract all files mentioned below to the same folder on your computer. This will make it easier to do the updates.

The latest version of the T4S/T8S firmware is version 1.1.4 (November, 2018)

These instructions describe how to update the firmware of your ToneMatch® mixer.

  1. Download and install the LI System Updater tool at https://www.bose.com/en_us/l1_downloads.html
  2. Connect the mixer to your computer via the 2.0 USB Type-B port on the rear panel of your mixer.
    See Figure 1.
    T4S T8S firmware update figure 1.jpg
  3. Connect your mixer to a power source via a ToneMatch cable or power supply
  4. Turn off the Master Volume and then turn on your mixer.
  5. To download the latest firmware, follow the appropriate link:
    • Important
      move the *.bos files to the same folder as the L1 System Updater. This will make it easier to find the files when using the L1 System Updater.
  1. Launch the L1 System Updater.
  2. Click the "Update" button next to "T4S (or T8S) Firmware". See Figure 2.


T4S T8S firmware update figure 2.jpg


WARNING
Do NOT unplug or power off the mixer while it is updating.
Important - Perform a Factory Reset to complete the Firmware Update.

T4S This information is applicable to the T4S ToneMatch® mixer
T8S This information is applicable to the T8S ToneMatch® mixer
This does not apply to the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine

WARNING: Back up any saved scenes. All scenes will be overwritten when you Reset your ToneMatch mixer. You can restore them after you have done the Factory Reset. See: ToneMatch® Mixer / Scenes for more details.


Factory Reset: Turn off the ToneMatch mixer. Press and hold the MUTE buttons for Channels 1, 2, 3, 4) while you turn on the power. You will see

  1. Rebooting
  2. Factory Reset Please wait
  3. Factory Reset Complete

You can release the buttons when you see "Please wait"


PDF version T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions


All firmware updates are cumulative. You only need to update to the latest version.

Version 1.1.4

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/06/10
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.1.0
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)


Related N/A
Announcement November 1, 2018
Release Notes

Fixes

This is to fix the reverb:

  • Adding more reverb return gain
  • Adjusting pre-delay settings
  • Adjusting brightness default values.

And corrects a misprint in the Preset
Category: Utility
Preset: 80Hz-5kHz

This does not apply to the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine

WARNING: Back up any saved scenes. All scenes will be overwritten when you Reset your ToneMatch mixer. You can restore them after you have done the Factory Reset. See: ToneMatch® Mixer / Scenes for more details.


Factory Reset: Turn off the ToneMatch mixer. Press and hold the MUTE buttons for Channels 1, 2, 3, 4) while you turn on the power. You will see

  1. Rebooting
  2. Factory Reset Please wait
  3. Factory Reset Complete

You can release the buttons when you see "Please wait"



All firmware updates are cumulative. You only need to update to the latest version.

Version 1.1.0

Download
Date 2018/06/10
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.9
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Update Factory Scenes for a better match to the T1® Factory Scenes. Note: To get the new factory scenes, save any scenes you want to keep. Then you can do the factory reset (this sets all values back to the factory defaults).

This does not apply to the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine

WARNING: Back up any saved scenes. All scenes will be overwritten when you Reset your ToneMatch mixer. You can restore them after you have done the Factory Reset. See: ToneMatch® Mixer / Scenes for more details.


Factory Reset: Turn off the ToneMatch mixer. Press and hold the MUTE buttons for Channels 1, 2, 3, 4) while you turn on the power. You will see

  1. Rebooting
  2. Factory Reset Please wait
  3. Factory Reset Complete

You can release the buttons when you see "Please wait"




Version 1.0.10

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/04/25
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.9
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Update Factory Scenes for a better match to the T1® Factory Scenes. This was necessary because the units of measure on the T4S/T8S for some effects (e.g. Reverb) are different than on the T1 ToneMatch® Audio Engine


Version 1.0.9

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/04/15
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.6
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware


Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

More improvements to the USB A music playback. Support for more types of USB keys

Version 1.0.6

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/03/15
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.2
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Improvements to the USB A music playback. Support for more types of USB keys



Version 1.0.4

Download T4S T8S Firmware Update Instructions
Date 2018/03/01
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.2
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related N/A
Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Improvements to the Reverb on Aux 1 Output



Version 1.0.3

Internal release, this is not available for download.

Release Notes

Fixes

Improved performance on some effects

Version 1.0.2

Download No longer available - please use the latest version above.
Date 2018/02/15
Replaces T4S/T8S ToneMatch® Mixer Firmware Version 1.0.1
Recommended for All T4S/T8S owners
System Requirements:

L1® Updater Software application. (two versions available)

Links to current firmware

Related

N/A

Announcement N/A
Release Notes

Fixes

Correct routing of Aux 1/2 on T4S



Version 1.0.1

Original factory release

Download Download - no longer available - please use the latest version above.
Date 2018/02/01
Replaces N/A
Recommended for N/A
System Requirements:

N/A

Related

N/A

Announcement N/A