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How to update the operating system of the Magic Leap 2?

In this article you will learn how to update the operating system of the Magic Leap 2. 

What is needed:

  • Magic Leap 2 headset & Compute Pack
  • Computer
  • USB-C cable 
  • Wi-Fi connection 
  • Magic Leap Hub installed on your computer

How to update the operating system of the Magic Leap 2

  1. To update the operating system of the Magic Leap 2, the process is performed through the Magic Leap Hub on your computer.
  2. Download the Magic Leap Hub to your computer.
  3. Launch the Magic Leap Hub on your computer.
  4. Connect the Magic Leap Compute Pack with the computer using a USB-C cable.
  5. On your computer in the Magic Leap Hub main menu, you will see up to 6 rectangular fields. In the “OS Installer” field located on the bottom in the middle of the Magic Leap Hub, click on the white “Start OS Installer” button. 
  6. The OS Installer will open. In there you will see the current OS version of the device. 
  7. To update the operating system click on the displayed OS version.
  8. A drop down menu will appear with all the possible versions to update your device.
  9. Select the version you want to update.
  10. Click on the “Install OS” button of that window.

The operating system is now updated.

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