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Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by Me and my boy » Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:03 pm

Just seen on their website that v5 is now available. Haven’t tried it so cannot comment.
Hopefully it’s here.


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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by howard86 » Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:40 pm

As posted on the other one before it was closed, I'm getting an error 404 on the download link so its either been accidentally uploaded early or someone's not checked it properly before the upload

EDIT: when I right clicked the link and saved as, it downloaded, whereas just left clicking didn't work
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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by Steve_T » Tue Jul 24, 2018 5:25 pm

Tried and worked for me, downloaded as an exe, got as far as "RUN or Cancel"..............i stopped because i don't want it yet

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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by Bibelot » Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:24 am

It wouldn't let me save it but when I selected Run, it loaded right up and saved it to my desktop as well .One thing it said was to hook coils up when updating but I did not.I just made sure they were fully charged before updating and everything seems fine.The volume is different, lower than before which is not a problem as they were always loud.
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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by Buriedbytime&dust » Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:50 am

Bibelot wrote:
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:24 am
It wouldn't let me save it but when I selected Run, it loaded right up and saved it to my desktop as well .One thing it said was to hook coils up when updating but I did not.I just made sure they were fully charged before updating and everything seems fine.The volume is different, lower than before which is not a problem as they were always loud.
I think the on-screen instruction to have coils and headphones on charge is just a way of ensuring that people don't try to update items with such a low battery charge state that they might plonk out mid-update, causing major issues. Plenty of people updated to V4.1 with everything fully charged, but not on charge, and it worked fine.

It seems to me that there's not much in V5 for the full Deus user. All that seems to be new is functionality for the new coils that I have no plans to buy just yet, and increased tweaking options for Lite users, so I think I'll still be sticking with V3.2.

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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by Bibelot » Thu Jul 26, 2018 10:13 am

Buriedbytime&dust wrote:
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:50 am
Bibelot wrote:
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:24 am
It wouldn't let me save it but when I selected Run, it loaded right up and saved it to my desktop as well .One thing it said was to hook coils up when updating but I did not.I just made sure they were fully charged before updating and everything seems fine.The volume is different, lower than before which is not a problem as they were always loud.
I think the on-screen instruction to have coils and headphones on charge is just a way of ensuring that people don't try to update items with such a low battery charge state that they might plonk out mid-update, causing major issues. Plenty of people updated to V4.1 with everything fully charged, but not on charge, and it worked fine.

It seems to me that there's not much in V5 for the full Deus user. All that seems to be new is functionality for the new coils that I have no plans to buy just yet, and increased tweaking options for Lite users, so I think I'll still be sticking with V3.2.
It provides better ID, deeper than before or so it appears to have from what little I've used it so far.I'll be able to report more from the weekend.
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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by howard86 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 10:21 am

I noticed that the volume was quieter, on my headphones it'd gone down from 9 to 5 but nothing a quick press of the buttons didn't sort out.
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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by Copperballs1 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:15 pm

Can’t believe XP haven’t brought out a new control box that wirelessly connects to the internet and the update can be done from there. I only have an IMac - I take it you need a PC to update and not an Apple computer?

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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by Oxgirl36 » Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:36 pm

Copperballs1 wrote:
Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:15 pm
Can’t believe XP haven’t brought out a new control box that wirelessly connects to the internet and the update can be done from there. I only have an IMac - I take it you need a PC to update and not an Apple computer?
Yes you need a microsoft based one I’m afraid. You need to find a friend who feels like being helpful :D
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Re: Xp deus v5 update available now ?!

Post by wesser » Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:12 pm

Tried the V5.1 software today but the coil kept switching off and reconnecting . V annoying . Good job XP don't write national defence software . Dog s*** .

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