How to Download

  • Click the Download button
  • Select the N5700/N8700 Firmware.
  • Unzip the firmware update file, making note of where you store the unzipped file. 

How to Install

  • From the utility directory or Start menu, start the utility (FWUpdate.exe). The utility will prompt you for the location of the .upd file. Follow the additional prompts to complete the installation. The update may take several seconds to complete and will reboot the instrument. After the update is complete, exit the utility.
  • It is not necessary to re-calibrate the instrument following a firmware-update.


  • Does Not Require a License

Installs on: Instrument

Operating System

  • Windows 7
  • Windows XP


  • Information Not Available

Supported Instruments

  • N5700 Series DC Power Supplies, N8700 Series DC Power Supplies