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by redbull2k
03 Feb 2017, 16:21
Forum: BENQ/Zowie Tweaking — Strobe Utility / Blur Reduction / DyAc
Topic: [FIXED] "ZOWIE" monitor not compatible with Strobe Utility
Replies: 23
Views: 10613

Re: "ZOWIE" monitor not compatible with Strobe Utility

You could uninstall the driver, stop it from updating, you then can use it. Also what do you use your monitor for? if Console gaming i should be able to help. Which monitor version do you have? xl2720z?
by redbull2k
24 Dec 2016, 17:08
Forum: BENQ/Zowie Tweaking — Strobe Utility / Blur Reduction / DyAc
Topic: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware
Replies: 549
Views: 304126

Re: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware

how did you know it was that one? current firmware is now dumped. Now feel confident to flash v5. also confident to help a friend who is stuck on v1.
by redbull2k
24 Dec 2016, 15:26
Forum: BENQ/Zowie Tweaking — Strobe Utility / Blur Reduction / DyAc
Topic: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware
Replies: 549
Views: 304126

Re: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware

here is the ouput i got just before i need to dump firmware Calibrating delay loop... OK. Info: Will try to use device /dev/i2c-1 and address 0x49. Info: WILL reset the device at the end. Found Macronix flash chip "MX25L1605" (2048 kB, SPI) on mstarddc_spi. Found Macronix flash chip "MX25L1605A/MX25...
by redbull2k
21 Dec 2016, 10:43
Forum: BENQ/Zowie Tweaking — Strobe Utility / Blur Reduction / DyAc
Topic: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware
Replies: 549
Views: 304126

Re: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware

Mine shipped with v4, im upgrading to v5. At first the whole process looked complicated, but once i just started experimenting it made more sense, I have never used linux, I just wanted to make sure that the last bit i understood correctly, which i do. Now i can help a friend over the net to upgrade...
by redbull2k
21 Dec 2016, 08:48
Forum: BENQ/Zowie Tweaking — Strobe Utility / Blur Reduction / DyAc
Topic: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware
Replies: 549
Views: 304126

Re: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware

just to clear up what im doing. are these 2 commands ? sudo ./flashrom -p mstarddc_spi:dev=/dev/i2c-6:49 (dump current firmware) sudo ./flashrom -p mstarddc_spi:dev=/dev/i2c-6:49 -c "MX25L1605A/MX25L1606E" -r backup.bin. backup.bin gets dumped in folder called flashrom. (which i will have to find on...
by redbull2k
02 Dec 2016, 09:10
Forum: BENQ/Zowie Tweaking — Strobe Utility / Blur Reduction / DyAc
Topic: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware
Replies: 549
Views: 304126

Re: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware

I dont see the instructions i have to follow from here
"http://boeglin.org/blog/index.php?entry ... -free(dom)"

i have already downloaded v5 as i know i need this.
by redbull2k
30 Nov 2016, 14:16
Forum: BENQ/Zowie Tweaking — Strobe Utility / Blur Reduction / DyAc
Topic: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware
Replies: 549
Views: 304126

Re: Firmware upgrade using Linux tool, requires no hardware

Hi, gosh this thread is fully loaded, very hard to read, that is why i need some help as im not sure what information is useful. Not sure if its old or new. I have the xl2720z with firmware v4 i would like to upgrade this to v5, so i can then assist a friend who is on v1 firmware. what i have is a 1...