GoFlex Home - Firmware Release Notes

GoFlex Home - Firmware Release Notes

Version information for GoFlex Home firmware updates.

Firmware version 2.5.3: (Click here to see how to verify your firmware version.)
Released August 2011

  • Netatalk update for OS X Lion AFP and TimeMachine
  • mt-daapd video support
  • minidlna update to version 1.0.19


Firmware version: 2.5.2:
Released May 2011

  • Apple Time Machine enhancements
  • Mac OS 10.5.8 compatibility added
  • Improved write performance with NTFS driver
  • Minor bug fixes


Firmware version: 2.5.1:2.00.330
Released January 2011

Feature enhancements

  • Mobile support is now a non-premium service (see hipserv app in the Apple App Store)
  • Multi-file ZIP download
  • 7 new Slideshow transitions
  • Custom sort for Albums
  • TiVo support (new Premium service)
  • 3TB support (new NTFS driver)
  • Enhance user share email experience
  • 10 new languages (Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian)

Bug fixes

  • Static ip will hold after reboot
  • Fixed issue with mounting itunes/DLNA database

a To find what firmware version your GoFlex Home currently has:

  1. Login to your GoFlex Home at www.seagateshare.com.
  2. Select Preferences.
  3. In the bottom left corner, select About GoFlex Home.

If the firmware upgrade installation instructions are not followed properly, the firmware upgrade could be data destructive and/or render your hard drive inoperable. As Seagate does not warrant the data on your drive, in addition to regular back-ups, your data should be backed up, if possible, before upgrading the drive firmware.



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