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Upgrading the Firmware of the Linksys RE9000

Firmware updates are bug fixes and functionality enhancements for the Linksys RE9000 MU-MIMO Range Extender.  This product has an Auto Firmware Update feature which automatically updates the device whenever there is a new firmware available.
 
To upgrade your Linksys RE9000’s firmware, follow the steps below:

 
Step 1:
Access the Linksys RE9000’s web-based setup page.  For instructions, click here.
 
Step 2:
Under Administration, click on the Firmware Upgrade sub-tab.  The Linksys RE9000 will automatically detect if there is a new firmware available. 
 
Step 3:
You can proceed with the update once you see an Update now option in the web-based setup page.  Otherwise, your Linksys RE9000’s firmware is up-to-date.
 
IMPORTANT:  Do NOT turn OFF or press the Linksys RE9000’s reset button while it is performing the upgrade.  Wait for the upgrade to finish. 

 
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NOTES:  
  • If you would like for future firmware files to automatically update, select the Auto update checkbox.  Click Save to finish.
  • If you want to do a Manual update, ensure to first download the latest firmware file from the Linksys Support site.  Then you can click the Select a file and Start Upgrade buttons to proceed with manually upgrading the firmware.
You should now have successfully upgraded the firmware of the Linksys RE9000.

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