Manually Updating Router Firmware

Updating your router’s firmware can help your router perform better and also improve your network security. The firmware updates address a pre-existing bug or improve security features or add support to fast internet speeds. So it’s imperative to keep your firmware updated with every new release.

Step 1: Open a web browser and visit for MAX routers: and for Balance routers:
Step 2: Login to the web admin using your login credentials. The default credentials are username ”admin” password ”admin” however the password may have been changed as the first time you login to the device it requires you to set a new password.
Step 3: Go to System > Firmware.
Step 4: Click on Download and Upgrade.

Once the unit is completely rebooted, you will sent back to the admin screen. Or press the F5 key.

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