Frequently Asked Questions
Sharing Customized M1 Firmware with Extended QMK Lighting Modes
If you’re interested in expanding your M1 QMK’s capabilities with additional QMK lighting modes, you can access the specific Bin file and JSON file created by Paul Robinson( A friendly and talented custom keyboard player）.
To complete the update, you can find the BIN files needed for this process from this link: BIN FILE LINK. Flashing the BIN file is a straightforward procedure; you can follow the steps outlined in this link.
You can download the corresponding json file from this link to the GitHub repository: Custom VIA/MonsGeek Repository. You need to load the corresponding json file to let the kit be detected by VIA. You can find how to connect your kit to VIA from HERE.
Remember, it’s essential to exercise caution and ensure a stable connection during the firmware update. Any potential issues or bricked keyboards resulting from firmware flashing are not covered by the warranty. Hence, be diligent during the upgrade process. If you ever need to revert to the original firmware, you can locate the original M1 BIN file by clicking HERE.