It is easy to update Orbi firmware. There are two ways to update or upgrade the Orbi router’s firmware. The first one is manual and the second one is automatic. As you have landed on this page that means you are seeking support to update Orbi firmware. Don’t worry this article will resolve your issue and provide you a step by step guide to download and update Orbi firmware for your router. There are several points that we need to take insight before going to upgrade the router’s firmware.
Note: Please contact the Orbi support team to resolve this issue over call +1-844-854-6817
Download Orbi Firmware Update
The following are the steps to download the latest version of Orbi’s Firmware. Make sure you have an uninterrupted internet connection while downloading this file. The update file size will depend upon the .exe file package.
Step 1. To download the latest firmware for Orbi go to Netgear download center (click here)
Step 2. Once downloaded the file, extract the zipped file with WinRAR software to your desktop
Step 3. Connect your laptop, computer, desktop with Orbi router through Ethernet/LAN cable. Please do not connect your device to a wireless connection. Once the updated your device get disconnected and lose the connection from Orbi router
Step 4. Open a web browser and enter this URL http://orbilogin.com in the address bar+
Step 5. The default Orbi router’s credentials are:
- Username: admin
- Password: pass
Step 6. Click on Advanced > Administration > Firmware Update.
Step 7. Now there will be an option for Manual update.
Step 8. Click on the manual update option and choose the downloaded firmware file and upload it.
Once the file is uploaded and now the latest firmware is installed on your Orbi router. Please restart the Orbi router’s once and check the internet connection. If you face any issues regarding the above-given steps or need assistance; you can contact the technical support team at +1-844-854-6817
Manually Update Orbi Firmware
The following are the steps to manually update ORBI Firmware. Please make sure the follow the steps as given and the router should have continuous power supply while updating the firmware. Otherwise, you might lose all the configration from the router.
Step 1. Make sure your device like; computer, laptop, the desktop is connected with Orbi router through a wired connection.
Step 2. Open the web browser and paste this http://orbilogin.com in the address bar and hit enter
Step 3. Put username: username and password: pass
Step 4. Once you are able to login to your Orbi router. Click Select ADVANCED > Administration
Step 5. Choose Manual update as an option
Step 6. Click on install
Once the Orbi Firmware update is installed, Restart your device and check internet connection.