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How to Update a TP-Link WiFi Repeater

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Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to update the firmware of your TP-Link range extender.

1 Update Firmware

  1. Launch the browser that you use to go online.
    Main Desktop Browsers.
  2. Navigate to tplinkrepeater.net and login with the admin credentials set on your range extender.
    Address bar highlighted in internet browser.
  3. In the range extender's web interface click or tap System Tools in the left side menu.
    System Tools option highlighted in range extender's web interface.
  4. Then select Firmware Upgrade from the drop down menu.
    Firmware Upgrade option highlighted in menu of range extender's web interface.
  5. On the right side under the Online Upgrade heading, click or tap Check for upgrade.
    Check for upgrade button highlighted in range extender web interface.
  6. If a new firmware version is found, its details will be displayed. Click Upgrade to start the update process.
  7. Wait for the update process to complete. The range extender will reboot automatically.
  8. Your range extender is now up to date.

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In This Guide
You'll Learn:
  • How to update the firmware of your TP-Link range extender.
  1. Launch the browser that you use to go online.
    Main Desktop Browsers.
  2. Navigate to tplinkrepeater.net and login with the admin credentials set on your range extender.
    Address bar highlighted in internet browser.
  3. In the range extender's web interface click or tap System Tools in the left side menu.
    System Tools option highlighted in range extender's web interface.
  4. Then select Firmware Upgrade from the drop down menu.
    Firmware Upgrade option highlighted in menu of range extender's web interface.
  5. On the right side under the Online Upgrade heading, click or tap Check for upgrade.
    Check for upgrade button highlighted in range extender web interface.
  6. If a new firmware version is found, its details will be displayed. Click Upgrade to start the update process.
  7. Wait for the update process to complete. The range extender will reboot automatically.
  8. Your range extender is now up to date.