Updating firmware for linksys router
Do this simply by visiting the Link Sys website at
For most Link Sys firmware updates, users will be walked through the download and installation process with easy to follow menus and screens.
Generally speaking, in order to upgrade firmware, the user needs to contact the device manufacturer. However, in certain circumstances the user will have to request a CD ROM that has the firmware upgrade on it.
For most consumer devices, upgrading firmware is a very simple and convenient process.
A new firmware version is often available to fix bugs or to add security measures.
For instance, if a security flaw is found in a router, a new version of firmware might be available in order to reduce the risk of the security flaw being exploited.Step 3: On the Update firmware pop-up box, click Yes. IMPORTANT: During this process, do not power OFF the router or close the browser window to avoid corrupting your router. Firmware updates are bug fixes and functionality enhancements for the router.