FRITZ!WLAN Repeater 1160 Service - Base de connaissance

FRITZ!WLAN Repeater 1160 Service
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Updating FRITZ!OS of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater

There are various ways to install the latest FRITZ!OS for your FRITZ!WLAN Repeater - either quickly and easily with one of the two "online update" functions, or manually if you cannot perform an online update:

  • Online update using the FRITZ!Box user interface
  • Online update using the repeater's user interface
  • Manual update using the repeater's user interface

1 Using the FRITZ!Box user interface to update

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Home Network Overview" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. Click "Perform update" next to the respective repeater adapter.

2 Using the repeater's user interface to update

  1. Click "System" in the user interface of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater.
  2. Click "Update" in the "System" menu.
  3. Click on the "FRITZ!OS version" tab.
  4. Click the "Find New FRITZ!OS" button.
  5. Click the "Start Update" button.

3 Updating manually

If you cannot use the "online update" function, for example when the repeater is not connected to the internet, update manually:

Downloading the FRITZ!OS file

  1. Call up ftp://ftp.avm.de/fritzwlan/ in your web browser.
  2. Switch to the folder for your repeater model, then to the subfolder "other", and then to the folder "fritz.os".
  3. Download the file with the extension ".image" to the computer.

Installing the latest FRITZ!OS

  1. Click "System" in the user interface of the FRITZ!WLAN Repeater.
  2. Click "Update" in the "System" menu.
  3. Click on the "FRITZ!OS file" tab.
  4. Click the "Save Settings" button and save them as an export file on your computer.
  5. Click the "Browse..." or "Choose File" button.
  6. Select the update file that you downloaded (image file).
  7. Click the "Start Update" button.