Software update process

The Bluetooth name of the Parrot MINIKIT Neo ends with its software version number.

Parrot MINIKIT Neo software updates are performed using a computer via USB.

  1. Click on your flag to download the corresponding update file. The downloaded .plf file corresponds to the update file to be installed on your Parrot product. A .plf file is not to be mistaken with a .pdf file (which can be opened using Adobe Reader).
  2. Turn the Parrot MINIKIT Neo on
  3. Connect the Parrot MINIKIT Neo to your computer (PC or Mac) using a USB/Micro-USB cable.
  4. Press the jogwheel and select Updating. 
    > The Parrot MINIKIT says "Waiting for update". The lights turn red and green. 
    > (PC) A pop-up window appears on your computer screen. If not, go to "My Computer" and open the MINIKIT folder. 
    > (Mac) The MINIKIT folder appears on your Desktop.
  5. Open the MINIKIT folder.
  6. Drag and drop the previously downloaded update file into the MINIKIT folder, like you would do with a USB flash drive. Wait until the transfer is complete.
  7. Eject then disconnect the Parrot MINIKIT Neo from your computer. 
    > The following message appears: "Device can now be safely removed from the system". 
    > The Parrot MINIKIT Neo says "Update in progress, please wait". The red light flashes.
  8. Wait until the Parrot MINIKIT Neo reboots. 
    > Once the Parrot MINIKIT Neo has rebooted, the Parrot MINIKIT Neo says "Software updated".
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