MR1700: Update the firmware

How to update the firmware for MR1700
Click HERE for the firmware update

  1. Open an Internet browser and in the address field, type in:
    1. Enter password:   motorola
    2. Click Login
  2. Click Advanced
  3. On the left side, click  System Management > Software Update
  4. Click  Select File
  5. Find the location where you saved the ".bin" firmware update file.
  6. Select it and then click Open.
  7. Put a check mark to Clear current configuration.
  8. Click "Update Software"
  9. Click "Confirm" to update the software
  10. A 160-second timer will appear.  DO NOT POWER OFF your router or interfere with this process as it can cause irrevocable damage to the router.
  11. When the software update is finished, you will get a message "Software Update Successful."
  12. When the next screen appears, click on Configure the router.
  13. After you have made the desired changes, click Save and the router will restart.


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