• Obtains information about the firmware installed on a module

  • Upgrades the module firmware

To determine the version security number of the firmware in a file and for more information, see Firmware on the installation media.

Option Description

-b, --maxblocksize=SIZE

Sets the maximum block size (in bytes) for module programming.

-i, --ioboard

File is I/O board reprogramming firmware.

-n, --notypecheck

Omits the module type check.


Omits the check for an unfinished audit logging session.

-v, --view

Just displays information about the NFF file, it doesn’t load it.

Module selection

-m, --module=MODULE

Specifies the number ID to use.
If you only have one module, MODULE is 1.
If you do not specify a module ID, loadrom uses all modules by default.

Help options

-h, --help

Displays help for loadrom.

-u, --usage

Displays a brief usage summary for loadrom.

-V, --version

Displays the version number of the Security World Software that deploys loadrom.