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Upgrading the firmware of the Linksys Gigabit VPN Routers, LRT214 and LRT224

Firmware updates are regularly posted on the Linksys Support Site.  These updates may include bug fixes and functionality enhancements for your Linksys Gigabit VPN Router.  Applying these updates can be done through a firmware upgrade.

QUICK TIP:  Aside from doing a firmware upgrade, you may also re-flash your device’s firmware to fix its issues.  Re-flashing the firmware of  your router is a process of updating your device's firmware with a version that is similar to the current one.  This will help in fixing the script of your device’s current firmware.

This article will guide you on how to upgrade the firmware of the Linksys Gigabit VPN Routers, LRT214 and LRT224.   
Step 1:
Access the router's web-based setup page.  To learn how, click here.

Step 2:
Click the Maintenance tab on the header.

Step 3:
Click Firmware Upgrade.  

Step 4:
Click Browse… and select the firmware of your Linksys Gigabit VPN router.

Step 5:
Click Upgrade.

Step 6:
A pop-up box will open to confirm the firmware upgrade.  Click OK.

Your router will reboot automatically once the upgrade process is complete.

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