When Gecko SDK Suite patches are released, they can be installed from the SDKs tab of the Simplicity Studio Package Manager (the “Update Software” icon). If you have access to these SDKs, then “Update” links for them will be seen (if the previous version was not installed then the link will be an “Install” link). If the “Update” link is clicked, a warning message will be displayed indicating that the existing SDK will be overwritten with the new patch version. If this is not desired, then do not install the SDK patch.
At the moment, Simplicity Studio SDK registration mechanism has an issue in the update case where the updated Gecko SDK Suite *is not* displayed in the Studio Settings (preferences) under [Simplicity Studio] > [SDKs]. We are working on fixing this issue, but in the mean time you can do the following after you have updated a Gecko SDK Suite installation: