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G2 Software Upgrade v2

£25.00 (Inc. VAT)
£20.83 (Ex. VAT)
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The GigRig G2 Software Upgrade

G2 Software Upgrade Version 2.00 

This G2 software upgrade has 2 main improvements: 

G2 firmware/software V2.00 gives you a movable loop on every preset in every Bank. For example on preset 1 you can have your graphic EQ before your distortion and on preset 2 you can have your distortion before your graphic EQ. Any of the eight mono loops on any preset, in any bank, can be repositioned. 

2. Momentary/ Latched RMT Switches . You can now set any of the RMT switches in momentary or latching mode. This is extremely useful for controlling TAP TEMPO devices. 

PLEASE NOTE - This upgrade is not essential. If you're happy with the operation of your G2 then there is no pressing need to upgrade, the original software is very feature rich. However, if any of the upgraded features sound like they might work for you, then replacing your software is easy. 
To work out the software version you have simply power up your G2 holding down foot-switch 5, then press and hold POST GAIN. You will see up to 4 numbers light up. If the numbers 7,6 & 2 light up, you have the original software. If footswitch 10 lights up, you have the V1.10 software. The latest version will illuminate RMT 2 when installed. 

Software Version - Power up holding down foot-switch 5, then press POST GAIN to reveal your software version. Check the list below to see what version you have

Full instructions of how to change your chip are supplied with your upgrade but if you'd like to see the process you can download the manual on the right. 

If you have any questions please get in touch, it really is a very simple process, but we are more than happy to do it for you, you'll simply have to get the unit to us and pay for return shipping. 


Version Number / Release Date / Lights Displayed / Release Type / Release Notes

V0.98 / 23/01/2014 / (7,6,2) / Major Update/ New MIDI Function. Programme any MIDI channel per pre-set 
V0.99 / 31/01/2014 / 7,6,2,1 / Bug Fixes / Stomp Box Mode Improvements 
V1.01 / 27/02/2014 / 7,6,3,1 / Function Update / New function to switch loops 9 & 10 into Mono Mode added 
V1.02 / 03/03/2014 / 7,6,3,2 / Bug Fixes / Engage Switch issues 
V1.03 / 17/03/2014 / 7,6,3,2,1 / Bug Fixes / Engage Switch issues 
V1.04 / 17/03/2014 / 7,6,4 / Function Update / new feature added to foot switch 14 at power up, enabling power on preset to be disabled on every footswitch 
V1.05 / 15/09/2014 / 7,6,4,1 / Major Update / 3 Custom MIDI channels per Preset 
V1.06 / 23/03/2015 / 6 / Major Update / 8 banks (120 Pre-sets) and Unity Gain Function added. 
V1.07 / 30/03/2015 / 7 / Bug Fixes / 
V1.08 / 13/04/2015 / 8 / Bug Fixes / Operating System improvements 
V1.09 / 02/06/2015 / 9 / Bug Fixes / MIDI programming Error fixed 
V1.10 / 07/07/2015 /10 / Bug Fixes / Direct MIDI Control Improvements 
V2.00 / 21/01/2016 /RMT 2, POST GAIN and PHASE OUT 2 LIT / Major Update/ Movable Loops/, Momentary/ Continuous RMT Switches.

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  • 5

    Posted by Desperate Eyecon on 29th Apr 2020

    Very reasonably priced and very easy to install/good instructions.
    Movable loops and no more turning on/off for functions!!!!!!! Fantastic!

  • 4
    G2 software upgrade

    Posted by Gianni Conte on 4th Jun 2019

    good and easy to install!!

  • 5

    Posted by Frank'N Guitars on 14th Sep 2018

    Everything around the G2 is top notch. I needed that software update because there was problem with using the Fx loop of my Marshall JVM together with the G2. The update fixed all problems and it works like a charm. The installation is really quick and easy.

  • 5
    G2 Software Upgrade

    Posted by McKinty on 29th Aug 2018

    Bloody brilliant! Such a simple little box of tricks, dead easy to fit both chips. More banks, moveable loops, well worth it! ;-)