Trail Camera Software Updates

As with any electronic product, software is a key component to the function of that product. To make certain that you have the latest software update for your Trophy Cam, please read below.

How do I know if I need the update?

2015 Trophy Cam Aggressor

Software update available for Trophy Cam models 119773, 119774, 119775, 119776, 119777.

You NEED the update if:
If you have a camera with a firmware version ending in 227 for the 1197773, 119774, 119775.
If you have a camera with a firmware version ending in 228 or 22F for the 1197773, 119774, 119775.
If you have a camera with a firmware version ending in 226 or 230 for the 119776, 119777.

You can verify the version of firmware that you currently have by reviewing the menu screens that shows FW version as shown in this image.

2014 Trophy Cam

Software update available for Trophy Cam models 119636, 119628 and 119626 with a serial number less than B140610000 to preserve the time and date setting when you turn the cameras off.

Software update available for the Surveillance Camera Black LED 119514 solves a problem some users experienced with Work Time operations.

2014 Trophy Cam HD Wireless

If you purchased a Trophy Cam HD Wireless Trail Camera before April 2014 or your serial number (found inside the door of your camera above the LCD monitor) is less than BW201312.

2013 Trophy Cam HD

If the first six characters in the model number are 119537 or 119547 you may need the update. (Model number is shown on back of package and back of camera) AND your serial number (found inside the door of your camera in the battery compartment) is less than B130411821

2013 NatureView Cam HD

If the first six characters in the model number are 119439 or 119440 you may need the update. (Model number is shown on back of package and back of camera) AND your serial number (found inside the door of your camera in the battery compartment) is less than B130516900

2011 Trophy Cam Models

If the first six characters in the model number are 119436, 119446, 119467 or 119456 you may need the update. (Model number is shown on back of package and back of camera) AND your serial number (found inside the door of your camera in the battery compartment) is less than B110600001 (for 119436/119446) or less than B111200001 for 119467 or more than B110313457 for 119456.

2010 Trophy Cam Models

If the first six characters in the model number are 119425, 119435, 119445 or 119455 you may need the update. (Model number is shown on back of package and back of camera)

Plug the camera into a computer via the supplied USB cable.
Make sure that there is NO SD Card in the camera and that the camera is powered off.
When you plug the camera in, it will come up as an external disk drive.
If the drive name is EK115, you do NOT need the software update. You have the latest software available.
If the drive name is EK116, you may need the software update.
Provided items 1 and 4 apply to your camera, please follow the link below to download your specific software. Please note that the instructions for install will be contained in the downloaded "ReadMe" file.

Download the Latest Software

2015 Trophy Cams

2014 Trophy Cams

2013 Trophy Cams

2013 NatureView Cams

2011 Trophy Cams

2010 Trophy Cams

Update Directions

2015 Trophy Cam Aggressor

Software update available for Trophy Cam models 119773, 119774, 119775, 119776, 119777.

Trophy Cam Aggressor Firmware Update Instructions

  • Acquire the correct firmware for your Trophy Cam HD Aggressor using the links above
  • Click on the appropriate firmware version to begin downloading the .zip file
  • Open the .zip file
  • Drag both files (.elf and spec.bin) to your desktop. Or you can right click the downloaded .zip file and select “extract all”
  • Insert SD card into computer / SD card reader and open, you should either see a blank screen, or one folder labeled “DCIM”
  • If any file exist on the SD Card it is best to format the card
  • Copy .elf and spec.bin files onto SD card. (DO NOT place into DCIM folder)
  • Remove SD card from computer once the files have been copied
  • Insert SD card into your Trophy Cam, along with a new set of 8 – AA Batteries
  • Press and hold the Up Arrow button. (Far left button)
  • While holding the Up Arrow, slide the power switch to “setup"
  • A Green LED (on the front of the camera) will begin flashing and you can release the Up Arrow. (The Green LED is located in the same location as the RED PIR indicating LED, which will flash as well when motion is detected)
  • When Green LED stops flashing, the update is complete
  • Power OFF your Trophy Cam when the update is complete
  • To double check Firmware version, slide the power switch to “SETUP.” Press the “MENU” button and then press the “LEFT” arrow key. Firmware version will be displayed

For models 119636(c), 119628(c), 119626(c) Trophy Cam

Download and unzip the correct software update for your Trophy Cam trail camera and drag-and-drop all update files onto an empty SD card. Install 8 new batteries in your Trophy Cam and insert the SD card into your trail camera. Press and hold down the UP button while moving the switch from the 'OFF' position to 'SET UP'. Continue to hold the UP button for at least the first 10 seconds. The camera setup LED on the front of the camera will flash red and green. The Upgrade starts and finishes in about 30 seconds, once it has finished the green LED light will stop blinking and switch to a solid red LED motion sensor light. Move the switch back to the 'OFF' position and your updated Trophy Cam should be ready to go.

For model 119599(C)Trophy Cam HD Wireless

Download and unzip the correct software update for your Trophy Cam trail camera and place the both updated files onto an empty SD card. Install 12 new AA batteries in your Trophy Cam HD Wireless and insert the SD card into your trail camera. Press and hold down the UP button while moving the switch from the 'OFF' position to 'SET UP'. Continue to hold the UP button for at least the first 10 seconds. The camera setup LED on the front of the camera will flash red and green. The Upgrade starts and finishes in about 30 seconds, once it has finished the green LED light will stop blinking and turn to simply a red LED motion sensor light. Move the switch back to the 'OFF' position and your updated Trophy Cam should be ready to go.

For model 119537(C/CN) and model 119547(C/CN) Trophy Cam HD

Download and unzip the correct software update for your Trophy Cam trail camera and place the both updated files onto an empty SD card. Install 8 new batteries in your Trophy Cam and insert the SD card into your trail camera. Press and hold down the UP button while moving the switch from the 'OFF' position to 'SET UP'. Continue to hold the UP button for at least the first 10 seconds. The camera setup LED on the front of the camera will flash red and green. The Upgrade starts and finishes in about 30 seconds, once it has finished the green LED light will stop blinking and turn to simply a red LED motion sensor light. Move the switch back to the 'OFF' position and your updated Trophy Cam should be ready to go.

For model 119439 and model 119440 NatureView HD

Download and unzip the correct software update for your NatureView Cam camera and place both updated files onto an empty SD card. Install 12 new batteries in your NatureView Cam and insert the SD card into your camera. Press and hold down the UP button while moving the switch from the 'OFF' position to 'SET UP'. Continue to hold the UP button for at least the first 10 seconds. The camera setup LED on the front of the camera will flash red and green. The Upgrade starts and finishes in about 30 seconds, once it has finished the green LED light will stop blinking and turn to simply a red LED motion sensor light. Move the switch back to the 'OFF' position and your updated NatureView Cam should be ready to go.

For US model 119467(c) and Non-US model 119467(cn)

Download and unzip the correct software update for your Trophy Cam trail camera and place the update onto an empty SD card. Install 8 new batteries in your Trophy Cam and insert the SD card into your trail camera. Move the switch from the 'OFF' position to 'SET UP'. The Upgrade starts and finishes in about 10 seconds, once it has finished the LCD will go blank. Move the switch back to the 'OFF' position and your updated Trophy Cam should be ready to go.

For US models 119436, 119446, 119456(c) and Non-US models 119436, 119446, 119456(cn)

Download and unzip the correct software update for your Trophy Cam trail camera and place the update onto an empty SD card. Install 8 new batteries in your Trophy Cam and insert the SD card into your trail camera. Hold the left 'Up" button and move the switch from the 'OFF' position to 'SET UP' and look at the camera front for a blinking yellow light. Once the yellow light stops blinking, move the switch back to the 'OFF' position and your updated Trophy Cam should be ready to go.

For 2010 models

See the read me PDF in the unzipped update file folder.