Firmware Update

Login Information
  • Gateway - 192.168.11.1
  • Username - root
  • Password - <blank>

How to Find Firmware Version

  1. Plug the computer into a LAN port via an ethernet cable.
  2. Open a web browser.
  3. Log into the router by entering the default gateway (192.168.11.1)  into the address bar of the internet browser.
  4. When prompted, enter in "root" for the user name and leave the password blank.
  5. Select Admin Config from the menu across the top.
  6. Select Update from the submenu.
  7. The Firmware Version is listed on this page.
 
Firmware Update
  1. Plug the computer into a LAN port via an ethernet cable.
  2. Open a web browser.
  3. Log into the router by entering the default gateway (192.168.11.1)  into the address bar of the internet browser.
  4. When prompted, enter in "root" for the user name and leave the password blank.
  5. Select Admin Config from the menu across the top.
  6. Select Update from the submenu.
  7. In an alternate web browser or tab go to www.buffalotech.com and download the updated software.
  8. Click Browse.
  9. Locate and select the file you just downloaded and uncompressed.
  10. Click Update Firmware to send the software to the router. This loads the new software in the router and causes the router to restart.  Note: Do not try to go online, turn off the router, shutdown the computer or do anything else to the router until the router finishes restarting! Wait a few more seconds before doing anything.
  11. Click Status at the top and check the Firmware Version to verify that your router now has the new software installed.
 

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Last updated July 4, 2018 Views 5 Applies to: