Z21 Maintenance Tool

Easy maintenance of your entire Z21 system

Z21 Maintenance Tool

With the Z21 service application "Z21 Maintenance" you can configure and update your entire Z21 system via Ethernet or WiFi. This application allows you to always keep your Z21, as well as smart RAIL, Z21 multiMAUS, Z21 BOOSTER and Z21 DETECTOR up to date. 

The latest version of the Z21 Maintenance-Tool you can find here: 

The new Z21 Maintenance-Tool V1.17.2 contains the following innovations:
The new Z21 firmware V1.42 (in Maintenance V1.17.2 included) contains the following innovations:
  • Contains Z21 FW V1.42, smartRail FW V1.16, multiMAUS FW V1.05, Detector V3.1.20, Booster V1.11.0, Switch Decoder V1.10, Signal Decoder V1.11
  • Extended the integrated loco control panel to F0 to F31
  • Improved CAN booster management for Z21 dual BOOSTER, both track outputs can be deactivated separately
  • Added DCC CV Calculator for extended locomotive address and CV#29 (Menu - Help)
  • New "Advanced Settings" dialog window
  • Added advanced setting "DCC loco refresh also high functions periodically" (repeat also activiated F13 to F31 on the track output cyclically)
  • Added advanced setting "Accessory commands BUS only" added (customer request)
  • Bugfix for the firmware update process of the multiMAUS
  • DCC: locomotive functions F0 to F31
  • DCC: locomotive functions F13 to F31 refresh configurable
  • X-BUS: upgrade to XpressNet™ protocol V4.0 (Lenz LH101 FW V2.10)
  • LocoNet™ Slave: send DCCext accessory commands to LocoNet™ Master
  • LAN: added new LAN commands for DCC binary states and DCC function groups
  • LAN: added more infos into SystemState
  • Bugfix for the firmware update process of the multiMAUS
  •  Miscellaneous small bugfixes

 

The new smartRail firmware V1.16 contains the following innovations:
The new Booster firmware V1.11.0 contains the following innovations:
  • X-BUS: bugfix for switching F21 to F28 by multiMAUS
  • DCC: Locomotive functions F0 to F31

 

  • CAN: improved booster management for Z21 dual BOOSTER, both track outputs can be deactivated separately
  • CAN: improved compression and forwarding of RailCom channel 2 data
  • Brake generator mode supports now DCC binary states and locomotive functions F29 to F68

 

The new multiMAUS firmware V2.00 contains the following innovations:
  • Locomotive functions F0 to F31 (with Z21 FW V1.42 and higher, or third-party DCC central units with XpressNet™ protocol V4.0)
  • 2048 turnouts (with Z21 FW V1.42 and higher, or third-party DCC central units with XpressNet™ protocol V3.8)
  • Direction change while at standstill
  • "Catch function" of control knob can be activated 
  • New restrictive "CLUB" mode can be activated 
  • New stop-mode "LOCO"
  • Miscellaneous small bugfixes for operation on third-party DCC central units with XpressNet™
  • For reasons of memory space, the "master" connector of the digital amplifiers (10764 and 10761, both discontinued) is no longer supported

Previous Versions

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