Blackstar INSIDER Previous Releases
Restoring Previous Amplifier Firmware
Should you wish to restore a previous version of the firmware of your compatible amplifier you can do
so by following the steps below. We would always strongly encourage users of our digital products to
keep them up to date with the latest firmware versions - any 'downgrades' are at your own risk, as
we only support the latest INSIDER version, and any Service request will require the latest version of
firmware to be installed.
Uninstall any current version of INSIDER from your computer.
Download the relevant INSIDER version from the list below.
Install this version fully to your computer.
With your amp connected and powered on, launch INSIDER in ADMIN mode (hold down ‘shift’ key whilst launching the software)
You will be prompted that a firmware update is available- select 'yes' and complete the update.
Power the amp off and on again.
Perform a factory reset (hold MOD, DLY & REV switches simultaneously whilst powering the
Power the amplifier off and then on again.
(ID:Series users will then need to re-disable Demo Mode by holding the MANUAL switch
whilst powering the amplifier on)
PC Downloads (Windows®)
MAC® Downloads (OSX®)
NOTE: Not all previous versions of Blackstar INSIDER may be compatible with your current PC or Mac