How to Update Netgear
Router Firmware with
Why there is a need to Update
Netgear Router Firmware?
NETGEAR frequently publishes firmware updates to enhance router
performance, add innovative features, and improve security. When
you visit http://routerlogin.net, you might notice a message on the
top of the dashboard affirming that new firmware is available. You
can succeed on that message to verify if new firmware is available
and to update your router.
Simple steps to Update Netgear Router
Firmware are as follows:
Firstly open up a web browser on your system or on your
mobile phone that is connected with your Netgear Router
network. Some of the popular and compatible browsers are
Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Edge.
Note: We recommend users to connect your device with the
router by using an Ethernet cable while updating.
Access this link over the web - http://www.routerlogin.net/.
Then hit enter.
The login window for the router will appear on the browser.
Now login with Admin credentials.
Note: The default user name is admin and the default
password is password.
Now select ADVANCED -> Administration or Settings ->
Administration. The label or the button name varies as per
the router model.
Finally hit enter on Firmware Update and then click check for
updates. If a new firmware update is available there then hit
enter yes to update it.
NOTE: To evade every risk of violating the firmware, do not
interrupt the update. For example, do not terminate the
browser, click a link, or load a new page. Do not turn off the
If these seven easy steps inadequate to assist you to update the
Netgear router firmware then you need to contact the
specialists at Netgear Customer Service Number. The experts
would supervise you with the help and equip you with