Updating firmware to know
If your computer is using Personal Hotspot on the i OS device that you’re updating, connect your computer to a different Wi-Fi or Ethernet network before you update.
Next we have to get this file onto an SD card to load to your camera.
The Camera’s LCD screen should now be showing a screen asking if you desire to “Update” the firmware. Even though the update you are after is described at the top of this page, you actually have to scroll all the way down to the bottom of this same page to see the Download option you’re after.
The body I received has Firmware 1.1; I know Panasonic has and continues to update this, but I am completely lost as to how to do this, and where to find that information in a clear and concise example (I need illustrations! Like Bill, who wrote the email I shared above, I also have spent many frustrating hours trying to understand how the Lumix update system works.
Here’s a screenshot of the start of the Mac update process.
It tells you to Download but we’re already past this part.