Updating Helix/HX IMPORTANT! Carefully read and follow the update instructions below. If you don't—and then run to the forums asking why it's not working—the interwebs will make fun of you.   STEP ONE—Update HX Edit (Do This First!) IMPORTANT! You must ALWAYS update to the latest version of HX Edit BEFORE attempting to install the latest firmware into your Helix/HX hardware. Otherwise you will not have access to all of the features that the updated firmware provides.