How to Upgrade the Firmware of TP-Link ADSL Modem Router

Notice:
·         Please verify the hardware version of your modem in order to download firmware accordingly.Upgrading with wrong firmware may damage your device and thus void the warranty.
·         After you have downloaded the firmware from TP-Link website (Support-Download Center), please use decompression software such as WinZIP or WinRAR to extract the firmware file to a folder. 
·         Do NOT upgrade the firmware via wireless connection.
·         Do NOT turn off the power or disconnect Ethernet cable during upgrading process;
·         You may backup the current settings or take them down and upload them into the router or enter them in manually after upgrading.
 
 
Step 1 Log into the ADSL Modem Router by typing http://192.168.1.1 in the address bar of the web browser (such as Internet Explorer, Firefox). The User Name and Password are both adminunless you have changed it.
 
 
Step 2 On System Tools---->Firmware Upgrade, click the Choose File button and choose the firmware you already extracted in the folder, then press Upgrade.
 
Step 3 Click Status to verify that the router’s firmware has been upgraded.
 
 
Step 4 It is recommended to restore factory settings after firmware update; on System Tools---->Factory Defaults, please click Restore Button and Yesto confirm.
 
 
 

Step 5 After restoring the modem to factory settings, please log back into http://192.168.1.1 and reconfigure the modem. 

This Article Applies to:
TD-VG3511 , Archer D5 , TD-W9970
User Application Requirement | Updated 11-29-2017 03:48:43 AM