DM-D Flash Customization Utility (DMDFLASH)
for DM-D1xx, D2xx
Issue Date : October 1, 2012
We have released the Ver.3.40 of DM Flash Customization Utility for Windows (DMDFLASH).
1. Changes from the former version.
Added the below two files in the setup file to apply the new DM-D's VFD module (FIRMWARE Ver.2.10 / BOOT SYSTEM Ver.1.11).
The firmware of DM-D’s VFD module is not compatible between MAIN FIRM Ver.1.03 or before and Ver.1.10 and Ver.2.10.
You should care to input the serial number of DM-D devise in this utility in the case that DM-D is replaced to new VFD module on repair which is not compatible to the old VFD module. If you write the not compatible firmware with this utility, then the DM-D's VFD module is broken.
Therefore when you use this utility, you must operate on below steps.
Step1. Check the firmware version of VDF module.
You can check it by either below methods.
- Click the button “Self Test” after inputting the right communication parameter in this utility’s screen. Then the firmware version is displayed on the DM-D’s VFD module
.- Change Dip Switch on the VFD Module 1-8 to ON. After that, turn on the power of DM-D.
Then the firmware version is displayed on the DM-D’s VFD module
.After checking it the on the display, return Dip Switch 1-8 to OFF.
Step2. Check the "Serial Number" informed on 5.Support to input it in this utility.
In the case that VFD module is not replaced after shipping from the engineering factory, you should input the serial number described on the name plate of DM-D case.
In the case that DM-D is replaced to the new VFD module which is different from the firm version on repair, you should select the serial number of the new VFD module from the information in this sheet.
Step3. Input that Serial Number in this utility’s screen.
Refer to the User's manual included in this utility's setup package about the explanation of utility's screen.
3. Contents of this release version
DM-D Flash utility ver.3.40.
After DMDFlash.exe (Self-extracting file) includes a below file.
Setup file (setup.exe)
User's manual (DMDFLASH_ver340_UsersManual.doc)
Release Note (ReleaseNote_DMDFlashVer340.htm)
By execute the setup file, the program (DMDFLASH, TMFNTRUN) is installed.
When you finish setup
DMDFLASH, TMFNTRUN is installed automatically in the same folder. TMFNTRUN is
used to create the font pattern.
You can run TMFNTRUN from the function on DMDFLASH's GUI screen or click TmFntRun.exe installed in a local directly folder.
The DMDFLASH makes the following customize (localize) processes easy.
q Display a Serial Number as a test.
q Display a setting information of the DM.
q Update the firmware to the DM.
The firmware is recognized automatically for the almost hardware of specified DM models. (DM-D1xx series, DM-D2xx series)
Also refer to the Release Note included in a package about the supported models.
q Upload a font data (.MOT) to DM.
q Change of initial value of Character Code Table and International Character Set.
(*) When the product is customized, the firm version (*.**F) is displayed by Self Test.
The TMFNTRUN makes the following customize (localize) processes easy.
q Import the reference font pattern from DM-D code page on the utility’s screen.
q Export DM-D font pattern for code page 255 into the file (.MOT).
q Create the font pattern and edit the font pattern, copy and paste the BMP data.
q Save the font pattern to the file (.FTX)
q Print the font pattern.
The customized DM model by DMDFLASH can be displayed the firmware version added "F" on Self Test. (Example: Firmware Version 1.10F) Also the information (self test ID, customized font file name, customized date, other) is recorded in the file (TMCUSTOM.db).
Refer to the User's Manual included in the installer for details.
Windows 7 SP1 English Edition 32bit
Home Basic/Home Premium/Professional/Ultimate/Enterprise
Windows Vista SP1 English Edition 32bit
Home Basic/Home Premium/Business/Ultimate/Enterprise
Windows XP Professional SP3 English Edition 32bit
Windows 2000 Professional SP4 English Edition
Windows NT 4.0 WorkStation SP 6 English Edition
20MB or more of free space
* In case that you use this utility for DM-D USB model, you need to install USB RS-232 convert driver. Please refer to the DM-DFlash user's manual included in the package.
DM-D101II, DM-D102, DM-D105, DM-D106, DM-D110, DM-D120, DM-D202II, DM-D203, DM-D205, DM-D206, DM-D210
DM-D101II N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D102 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D105-101 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D105-101 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D106-110 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D106-112 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D106-115 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D110-101
CTHV200001~ DM-D110-102 N/A N/A N/A F2ZV000001~
N/A DM-D110-111 *1) C420000001~
DM-D110-112 N/A N/A N/A F32V00 F32V001419~
CTJV046502~ CTJV200001~ DM-D110-211 *1) C43O000001~
C43V015744~ C43V200001~ DM-D110-301
C5NV015265~ N/A DM-D110-311
N/A N/A N/A C5QO015001~
C5QV015014~ N/A DM-D110-401 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D
N/A N/A N/A GUXV000001~
GUXV001774~ N/A DM-D
N/A N/A N/A GUYV000001~
GUYV001651~ N/A DM-D
N/A N/A N/A GUZV000001~
GUZV000521~ N/A DM-D
N/A N/A N/A GV2V000001~
GV2V000141~ N/A DM-D
N/A N/A N/A J7GV000001~
J7GV000004~ N/A DM-D202II N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D203 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D205-101 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D206-101 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D206-110 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D206-112 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D206-201 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D206-210 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D206-212 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A DM-D210-101
CTLV018848~ CTLV200001~ DM-D
N/A N/A N/A N/A~
Support Function for an each user level (Supt. : Supported / no: Not supported)
Function menus of DMDFLASH Outline of function Access Level General *2) Adjustment
Repairing *3) Display Test Display some text to the DM-D. If communication to the DM-D is failed, then error message is indicated. Supt. Supt. Supt. Self Test Execute the Self Test at the connected DM-D. If communication to the DM-D is failed, then error message is indicated. Supt. Supt. Supt. Update firmware *4) Specify the updating firm data. no Supt. Supt. Upload the customized font data Specify the uploading of font data. no Supt. Supt. Set the special command settings (Default of Character Code Table.) Changes the Command Initial Value of character code table. no Supt. Supt. Set the special command settings (Default of International Character Set) Changes the Command Initial Value of international character set. no Supt. Supt.
Function menus of TMFNTRUN Outline of function Access Level General *2) Adjustment
Repairing *3) Save (Download Font/Extended Font *5) Saves a created font pattern to the file no no no Load (Download Font/Extended Font *5) Loads a download font pattern from the file no no no New (Download Font/Extended Font *5) Create a download font pattern no no no Write to File (Download Font/Extended Font *5) Writes a created font pattern to the file as command binary data no no no Download (Download Font/Extended Font *5) Download a download font pattern to the TM Printer no no no Print to Terminal Printer Prints a created font pattern to the terminal printer no no no Test Print Tests a created font pattern by the TM Printer no no no New (DM Space Page Font) Creates a space page font pattern Supt. Supt. Supt. Save (DM Space Page Font) Saves a created font pattern to the file Supt. Supt. Supt. Load (Space Page Font) Loads a space page font pattern from the file no no no Upload (Space Page Font) Upload a created font pattern from the TM Printer no no no Batch Download (Space Page Font) Download font pattern files to the TM Printer in bulk no no no Write to File (Space Page Font) Writes a created font pattern to a file as firmware file no no no Change Command Initial Value Settings Changes the Command Initial Value of specific model no no no Upload (Standard Page Font) Download a standard page font pattern from the TM Printer no no no Load (Standard Page Font) Download a standard page font pattern from a firmware file no no no DM-D Font data (Import Reference Font Data) Import the reference font pattern from code page no Supt. Supt. DM-D Font data (Export Font Data) Export DM-D font pattern for code page 255 to a file no Supt. Supt.
*2 : TMFNTRUN cannot be used if there is no user-ID and special password. "TMFNTRUN" for the user-ID and "T736I2W" for the password are for General use.
*3 : DMDFLASH cannot be used if there is no user-ID and special password. "DMDFLASH" for the user-ID and "ETPDQUN" for the password are for General use.
*4 : In this function, some models (*1) are supported to update the firmware automatically. For the models except for these models, it is supported by the manually (Select the firmware file manually as same the firm version displayed on Self Test. Also firmware file (firm306.mot) is applied for firm version 3.06. firm307.mot is applied for 3.07. firm308.mot is applied for 3.08. firm311.mot is applied for 3.11.)
*5 : If you want to use functions for Customization and for Repairing, please contact your technical support because the special user-ID and the password are needed.