ACS880 firmware update from v1.11 a v1.8

Hi, I want to upgrade the firmware of a single ACS880 drive reference ACS880-01-02A4-3+K473+L502 (serial number 1121400897) from v1.11 to v1.8 or later.

Could you please tell me the procedure and send me files with desired firmware or tell me where can I download them.

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asked 11 months ago




the procedure is to download from ABB the SW - Drive Loader 2.4 - then the file with the new FW. It'snecessary to verify that your serial number drive could be update to the new FW version

The access to the library of drives FW is reserved to ABB technicians.

I suggest you to contact your ABB sales network

Hope this help you

Flavio Mussolin   

answered 11 months ago


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Imho, your drive is too old (2012 year), if you want to update firmware to v.1.8 you also need to change control unit, memory unit and control panel.

It's more easily to buy new drive.


answered 11 months ago


By JLCP on 5/11/2017 | Like (0) | Report

Thanks a lot. I am looking for the manual of the version 1.11. According to the parameter list I see on Drive Composer, it has Group 60 DDCS Communication, but it has not GROUP 61 or 62 to configure datasets.

By Nikolay on 5/11/2017 | Like (0) | Report

I don't remember exactly, but DDCS communication started to realize on ver.1.20 and was finished at ver. 1.60.
For ver. 1.10-1.11, you need FW manual rev. C.
Link below:

Link for FM rev. D (ver.1.20):

By JLCP on 5/11/2017 | Like (0) | Report

Thanks a lot. I contacted local ABB personnel to try to update the firmware.

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