Updating firmware on linksys
If you encounter problems when attempting to set up or use your wireless range extender, you can upgrade the firmware as a troubleshooting measure. in English literature from Valencia College and is completing a B. in computer science at the University of Central Florida.
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Owners and administrators of Linksys home routers are being advised to update and secure their devices following reports of active attacks on a flaw present in at least two models.
Remember each router is different, but upgrading the firmware is essentially the same process. Now that you’re logged into the router, view the firmware version currently on the router. Visit the Cisco Linksys support site and select you router’s model to see if there is an updated version. Make sure not to do anything else on your computer while the process is active. You won’t be able to access the Internet or network while it’s rebooting.
This article will provide step by step instructions on how to update the firmware of any Linksys product supported by the manufacturer.
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A: This describes step-by-step how to do a firmware update on a wired Linksys router.