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XB3-24 - XBee3 - How to load 802.15.4? No Firmware Option

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Hi, i just purchased XB3-24 XBee3 chips. I read in the documentation that I can do the following:

"Change the firmware protocol You can switch the firmware loaded onto the XBee3 hardware to run either of the following protocols:"

The issue is that when I go into XCTU and click on Update, the only option for firmware update is XB3-24 / Digi XBee3 Zigbee 3.0 TH / 10003 (Newest). I cannot figure out how to switch to 802.15.4.

Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.
asked Aug 16, 2018 in XBee3 802.15.4 by flasghordonmjg New to the Community (3 points)

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2 Answers

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The XBee 3 TH 802.15.4 and Digi mesh firmware versions have yet to be released.
answered Aug 20, 2018 by mvut Veteran of the Digi Community (15,413 points)
When is the release date for the Xbee3 802.15.4 firmware?
Is there a timeline or commitment for through-hole variants of XB3-24 firmware? I'd like to use my XB3-24 TH chips with DigiMesh or 802.15.4, but as of now it looks like I'm stuck with ZigBee or getting older XBee TH chips.
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I too have XB3-24 modules on my XCTU (6.4.0), and the following options are available:
Digi XBee3 802.15.4
Digi XBee3 DigiMesh 2.4
Digi XBee3 Zigbee 3.0

Check your version of XCTU perhaps?
answered Aug 20, 2018 by OldManNoob (-2 points)