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Applicable Models

This information is for the following models:
  • PRS-T3

About this download

What does this do?
This update is applicable for PRS-T3 to improve following function:

  • Store‘s enhanced network services are supported

What products and operating systems does this apply to?

Reader Models: PRS-T3

Operating Systems: 

  • Mac OS X 10.9
    Mac OS X version 10.9 or later
  • Mac OS X 10.8
    Mac OS X version 10.8 or later
  • Mac OS X 10.7 (64 bit only)
    Mac OS X version 10.7 or later
  • Mac OS X 10.6 (32/64 bit)
    Mac OS X version 10.6.6
  • Mac OS X 10.5 (32 bit only)
    Mac OS X version 10.5.8

File Info

File Name

  • PRS-T3Updater.dmg

File Version

  • 1.1.00.11250

File Size

  • 122.0MB

Release Date

  • 2013-12-05

System Requirements

  • Mac OS
  • OS X

Download

Important Notes:

  • The software update process takes about 6 to 8 minutes.
  • To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  • It is highly recommended to print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Install

Details

Download and Installation Instructions: 
WARNING!! The Reader must be fully charged before installing this update. Failure to fully charge the Reader before installing the firmware update may cause the Reader to be unresponsive or to require repair.

  1. To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
    Note: Please confirm your model is PRS-T3 again before download begins.
  2. Download the PRS-T3Updater.dmg file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  3. Connect the Reader to the computer with the supplied USB cable.
  4. Wait until the [USB connected] screen is displayed on the Reader, and then tap [Yes].
  5. If the Reader for Mac software starts, close Reader for Mac before continuing.
  6. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the PRS-T3Updater.dmg file to begin the installation.
    WARNING!! : Do not disconnect the Reader during the update process.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
    Note: The Reader will automatically restart during the update process.
  8. After the software update is complete, an "Update Completed" message is displayed.
  9. Click the "X" to close the update utility.
    After the Reader restarts, and the Reader displays an update complete message, the installation of the Reader Update is complete.

Alternate Installation Method Instructions:

  1. Within the Reader for Mac software, click the "Help" menu command.
  2. At the "Help" menu, click "Check for Updates".
  3. Click OK to download the update.

Possible Errors during Update:

  1. ERROR: "Please first quit Reader for Mac and try again." is displayed.
    RESOLUTION: Close Reader for Mac, close PRS-T3 Updater by X button, and restart PRS-T3Updater.dmg.
  2. ERROR: “Update isn’t complete. Please try again” is displayed.
    RESOLUTION: Close PRS-T3 Updater by X button, and disconnect the USB cable from PRS-T3, and do Installation Instructions again.
  3. ERROR: Update button of PRS-T3 Updater is not enabled even if PRS-T3 is connected to the computer.
    RESOLUTION: Close PRS-T3 Updater by X button, disconnect the USB cable from PRS-T3 and press reset button of PRS-T3. Restart PRS-T3 by Power button and do Installation Instructions again. 

Installation Verification (optional):

  1. On the Reader, press the "Home" button.
  2. At the "Home" screen, tap "Applications",and then tap "Settings".
  3. At the "Settings" screen, tap "About", and then tap "Device Information".
  4. At the "Device Information" screen, Version "1.1.00.11250" should be displayed.
    Note: If the version is not 1.1.00.11250, please re-download the update, and then perform the software update again.