A750 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit Router JR6150
Upgrade the Router Firmware
The router firmware (routing software) is stored in flash memory. You might see a message at
the top of the genie screens when new firmware is available for your product.
You can check and update to the latest firmware for your product when new firmware is
To check for new firmware and update your router:
1. Log in to the router.
For more information, see Use NETGEAR genie after Installation on page 17.
2. Select ADVANCED > Administration > Router Update.
3. Click the Check button.
If new firmware is available, the router detects it and displays the Firmware Upgrade
4. To update the router to the new firmware, click the Yes button.
5. If you have manually downloaded new firmware from the NETGEAR support website:
a. Click Browse, navigate to the firmware file (the file ends in .img), and select the
b. Click the Upload button.
A progress bar shows the progress of the firmware upload process: