Discussion in 'Cisco/Linksys Wireless Routers' started by beers1, Jun 24, 2005.

  1. beers1

    beers1 Network Guru Member

    What exactly does firmware do?? Would it help with my disconnecting if maybe i had the wrong firmware and put in new??
  2. jagboy

    jagboy Network Guru Member

    it is like or like linux to a pc.

    and yes is you get the right firmware then you can solve your disconnects.
  3. Toxic

    Toxic Administrator Staff Member

    firmware is basically the operating system for the device.

    WRT54G/GS's and some others run on linux based firmware.

    if you had the wrong firmware in your router it would be bricked.

    what router and version and firmware number do you have?
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