Updating netgear firmware
In both cases these should be files (you might have downloaded a zipped file, which you might want to unzip first).
It may not be a bad idea to print this guide either – just so you have it handy.
For more details see also the DD-WRT Wiki and this article at Flash Routers.
: There is at this time no Tomato Firmware available for the R7000, but maybe in the near future a R7000 version can be found at Tomato
The factory reset will result in a router reboot, and in some cases it might get stuck on a white page (
Some for examples: – USA, Central Time (GMT-6) is UTC-.I recently purchased a Net Gear R7000 Nighthawk Wi Fi router capable of 2.4Ghz and 5Ghz Wifi.This router so far has been awesome – compared to my old Action Tec Wi Fi router: it right away gave met a 10% speed increase on my downloads and it supports 5Ghz Wi Fi (great for Apple products). DD-WRT is an open source firmware available for numerous routers, offering a vast amount of features that you will not find on normal routers.I was unable to find a clear list of limitations or advantages for one domain over another (seems that Australia and Europe provide a better signal than United States, but that could also just be coincidence).Since DD-WRT can be a little overwhelming when it comes to available settings, it took me a little to find where the heck to set the port forwarding. Port Forwarding can be found under ““, you’ll find options like individual or range port forwarding, port triggers, u PNP, DMZ and Quality of Service settings.