TP-LINK Router Firmware Update – How to do it Guide – All Models

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If you have problems with your router, such as hang-up, slow work, poor wifi, resetting yourself, this guide will help you solve your problems. This guide applies to all TP-LINK routers. Step by step I will show you how to update the software. You will learn things like: how to check the model, how to check the software/hardware version, how to check default access page, how to check default password and username, how to chect default wifi name(ssid) and password.

TP-LINK Router Firmware Update

1) Check the router’s details on the bottom of the device.
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2) Connect the power cable and 2 jr45 cables.

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3) And 1 from the lan port to the computer. Or connect by WiFi if you don’t have 2 cables. Default wifi password pin and name ssid is localized on the bottom of the device.

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tp-link default wifi password pin and name ssid

4) Enter in the browser default router administration page, localized on the bottom of the device.

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5) Enter username and password, default user name and password is localized on the bottom of the device.

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tp-link default password and username

6) Go to System Tools – Firmware Upgrade. Then open a new tab and enter https://www.tp-link.com/ and type in search bar your router model. Router model is localized on the bottom of the device.

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tp-link web router model

7) Go to support and choose your hardware version. Hardware version is localized on the bottom of the device.

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8) We go to the Firmware tab and we download the latest version.

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9) Next extract files.

tp-link firmware Extract files

10) Goes back to router administration page, click choose file, we select the file that we downloaded in the bin format and click upgrade.

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11) The last step is waiting about 2 minutes for the router to load new settings and reboot.

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TP-LINK Router Firmware Update Video Guide


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