Software Update Instructions for HERO+ or HERO+ LCD Cameras

What are you trying to do?

Perform a software update on the HERO+ or HERO+ LCD Camera.

Where does it apply?

  • HERO+

How to do it

There are three ways to update the HERO+ or HERO+ LCD camera: 

  • With GoPro Studio (Recommended)
  • Wirelessly with the GoPro App
  • Manually

Update With GoPro Studio

  1. Download and install GoPro Studio.
  2. Launch GoPro Studio.
  3. Power the camera on, and connect it to the computer with the USB cable.
  4. If there is an update, the Camera Software Update window will open. Click Continue.
  5. Read the GoPro Firmware License and check the box to confirm you accept the terms. Click Continue.
  6. The camera software update will be downloaded and installed on the camera.
  7. Once the installer in Studio states it was successful, click Done.

Update with the GoPro App

Check out this article for instructions:  How to Update Camera Software Wirelessly With the GoPro App.

Manual Update

  1. Go to the HERO+ LCD update page or HERO+ update page.
  2. Under "Other ways to update" click "Update your camera manually."
  3. Enter your Serial Number and other requested information, click Next Step.
  4. Click "Download Update."
  5. Click "Click here to download firmware."
  6. Follow the steps on the screen for detailed instructions for your operating system.

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