TD-17 System Program ( Ver.1.01 )

How to tell the version
Please check the version of the system working on your TD-17 before downloading the archive file.
  1. Press the [ SETUP ] button.
    The SETUP MENU will appear.
  2. Use the cursor buttons to move the cursor to System Info, then press the [ ENTER ] button.
    The version information screen appears.
* Don't perform the update if the product is already up-to-date.
Version history
[ Ver.1.01 ] AUG 2018
Minor bugs have been fixed.
Items to prepare for the update
Following items are required to perform the update.
  • TD-17 itself
  • PC to write the updater to the SD Card
  • SD Card formatted on the TD-17
Cautions with the update
  • Never apply this update data to any product other than the TD-17. This update data may destroy the data or system program of other products.
  • Never power-off your TD-17 while the update is in progress!
    If a power failure or similar accident occurs during the update process, the TD-17 won’t be able to start up in normal operating mode. This will require servicing, so you will need to contact Roland service center near you if this occurs.
  • We regret that we are unable to answer questions regarding the update procedure using this system program. Please perform the update responsibly, following the directions given in this document.
How to download and expand the archive file
Download the file named "".
It is an archive file in zip format, please double click on the file to expand. After expanding the file, the folder "td17_sys_v101" holding the file "TD17_UPA.BIN" will be appeared.
How to update
Please install the system program "TD17_UPA.BIN" to the TD-17 by following the process below.
  1. Copy the update-use file ( TD17_UPA.BIN ) to the root directory of the SD Card.
  2. Make sure the unit's power is switched off, then insert the SD Card to the SD CARD slot.
  3. Holding down the [ REC ] button and turn on the power.
  4. When the message "=== update ===" appears, release the button.
    The update starts.
    * You will take about 5 minutes to update. Be sure never to switch off the power before the operation finishes.
  5. When the message "update finished." is displayed, the operation has finished.
  6. Turn off the power.
  7. Detach the SD Card, then switch on the power to the unit and verify that the version has been updated.


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