The Netgear firmware update is an easy task to do. Just download the exact firmware of the Netgear router from the download center in the Netgear support portal and save it in a particular location of your choice.
Now, open the web browser and access the routerlogin.net and look out for the router firmware update tab.
Upon selecting the firmware update tab, you will be asked to select the update file from the location where it is saved.
Then your router will be rebooted to append and update the new changes written to the router.
Why do we need to update the firmware of the Netgear router?
We need to update the firmware of the router for sure and do it as soon as possible. The router firmware of the Netgear keeps on updating by the updates being released by Netgear. Some of the core benefits of updating the router firmware are listed as under.
Added parental controls being added
Network and media prioritization option
Better network and internet speed
Enhanced Wi-Fi strength of the existing wireless router
Setting up the Orbi router and satellite
Setting up the Orbi router and satellite is quite an easy and simple task. Just follow the below said instructions to perform the configuration carefully.
- Remove your router from the power source and plug it back in the power outlet again cycling the power in it.
- Now, you will need to connect your modem to the Orbi router in the internet port with the help of an Ethernet cable of RJ45 standard.
- Plug in your Orbi router to the power supply through the power supply adapter and wait for the light on it to turn solid white and then pulse white.
- Now, place your Orbi satellite in the most suitable place according to you and just switch it on. The Orbi satellite should be placed in a proper place where it can acquire the best Wi-Fi range.
- Wait for the Orbi satellite light to turn solid white, then pulse white and then solid magenta.
- Now, just connect your computer or mobile device to the Orbi router or satellite through an ethenet cable or through a Wi-Fi connection.
- Login to the web address http://orbilogin.com and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the set up and configuration purpose.