C-Monster Firmware Update Utility
The latest C-Monster operating system firmware includes many new enhancements and features that add superior performance and increased functionality to Power-Pole anchors. Some of these new features include:
- Improved hibernation
- Improved bottom sensing
- Improved response time
- Remote functionality
All existing Power-Pole anchors with C-Monster operating systems can be quickly and easily updated utilizing one of the two methods below.
- Power-Pole C-Monster app for Android phones: Download the latest C-Monster app from the Google Play Store and update the firmware when prompted to do so.
- Windows Utility: Update firmware using a mini-USB connection to a laptop computer running the C-Monster Update Utility. This will be the only available option for updating the Sportsman II model or if you do not have a device with an Android operating system.
Why should you update your firmware?
The C-Monster operating system firmware is regularly updated to address operating issues as well as to add new features that add functionality to your Power-Pole shallow water anchor. Keeping your firmware updated insures that you have the latest and greatest tools to get the most out of your shallow water anchor. Update and conquer!
C-Monster Update Utility
Update Utility Instructions
v1.15 Changeset - Released 7/9/2013
|Hibernation feature enhanced
||When in hibernation mode the green light will no longer flash and the unit does not look for a signal as often. Wake the unit up by depressing any button or moving the boat.
|Auto UP and Auto DOWN upgrades
||Bottom sensing improvements, no continuous operation once deployed or retracted and the auto command is issued again, compensates for long tubing installations.
|Key FOB speed adjustment
||Two button key fob can now be adjusted through the App and the topside motor can switch on top of the pump.
||Much quicker and consistent startup.
|Sounds have been added
||Audible beeps can be heard during startup, when settings are changed or when the unit is brought out of hibernation mode.
|Temperature Sensor fix
||The unit will no longer give a red light or “overheated condition” when the unit is below 32 degrees F.
|Topside motor can switch adjustments
||Key fob speed, Sensitivity UP & Sensitivity DOWN and pump orientation can now be adjusted through the topside motor can switch. (see “Can switch functions”)
||Stream voltage and motor amperage right to your smart phone through the C-Monster App or create a diagnostic report to be emailed directly to Tech Support.
||Signal to the unit from the controllers is greatly improved, particularly in scenarios with a lot of interference.