How to Update Firmware on Router

In this article, I will show you ” How to Update Firmware on Router”. Before starting these steps, we need to know Why is so important upgrading firmware on the router?  If you know that firmware is a software attached to the hardware device.  Firmware manages your device’s working. Any manufacturer router will recommend updating the firmware on their products whenever new firmware becomes available. New firmware often fixes bugs, contains new features and protects you from the security vulnerability.


Every manufacturer releases their new versions to improve product and performance and add new features.  When you will open the router page, there will be showing a message on top of the router page as the New firmware is available. You can check the new firmware is available and update your router’s firmware.

Steps for Check new firmware and update your router

  • Go to web browser
  • Enter the URL:
  • Enter the router username and password (Note: Username: admin  Password: Password)
  • Select>Advanced>Administration
  • Click the firmware update or router update button
  • Click the check button
  • Click the yes button

As you click on the yes, router downloads the firmware and begins the update.

Note: Please avoid the risk of corrupting the firmware, do not interrupt the update. such as close the browser, click a link or load a new page. Do not turn off the router.

Where the update is done, restart your router. It will take around 3 to 5 min to update the process.

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