Download for Archer D5 V2

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  • Please verify the hardware version of your device for the firmware version. Wrong firmware upgrade may damage your device and void the warranty. (Normally V1.x=V1)
  • Do NOT turn off the power during upgrade.
  • Do NOT upgrade the firmware through wireless connection unless the device only has wireless connection;
  • It's recommended that users stop all Internet applications on the computer, or simply disconnect Internet line from the device before upgrade.
  • Use decompression software such as WinZIP or WinRAR to extract the file you download before upgrade.
File Size
10.23 MB
Modifications and Bug Fixes
New Features and Enhancement:
1. Add compatibility for UK BT Youview Box.
2. Add help box in Web UI.
3. Main network and Guest Network can't access each other now.

Bug Fixed:
1. Fixed the bug that when hide both 2.4G and 5G SSID, client can’t connect to the wireless network.
2. Fixed the bug that Tether App can only enable one Guest Network.
3. Fixed the bug that when enable IPTV and export backup file, it will not correctly restored after reset.
4. Fixed the bug that media player will treat MP4 file as audio file in Media Server.
5. Fixed the bug that after deleting a file in Media Server, the file will still show in Windows Media Player.
1. For Archer D5(EU)_V2.
2. Your device's configuration won't be lost after upgrating.
File Size
10.20 MB
Modifications and Bug Fixes

New Features

  1. First firmware release of Archer D5_V2.
  1. For Archer D5_V2
Some official firmware of TP-LINK products can be replaced by the third party firmware such as DD-WRT. TP-LINK does not provide technical support and does not guarantee the performance and stability of third party firmware. Damage to the product as a result of using third party firmware will void the product's warranty.


TP-LINK Tether
TP-LINK Tether provides the easiest way to access and manage your network with your iOS or Android devices. Learn more about TP-LINK Tether and Compatible Devices.

Note: To use Tether, please update your router’s firmware to the latest version.


Firmware Version
Working Mode