The Portrait model provides a one-touch firmware update experience.

Checking Firmware Version

To verify your firmware is up to date, please perform the following steps:

  1. Install the latest version of Silhouette Studio
  2. Open Silhouette Studio
  3. Go to the SEND menu panel
  4. Plug the power cable into the cutting machine and power on
  5. Connect the cutting machine to your computer with the USB cable provided
  6. Click on the 'Silhouette Devices' icon and select your machine (should show a USB symbol and 'Available')

    NOTE: The firmware version will be listed to the right of the device

  7. Once selected, the machine will connect and determine if you need a firmware update

Updating the Firmware

If a firmware update is available, an 'Update Now' option will be displayed:

You can click this to initiate the update.

Do not disconnect or turn off your machine while updating. The software will say "Ready" when the update is complete.