4G100W Firmware Upgrade

NetComm Wireless have released a firmware upgrade for the 4G100W, further details can be found below.

Updating your Firmware is only recommended if you are having problems with your product or have been asked to do so by a NetComm Reprentative. It is critical to select the correct firmware for your product, before proceeding please confirm you are on the correct webpage by checking the sticker on the base of your NetComm equipment for the part/product number. You should also read the firmware upgrade instructions – located below – before starting the download.

Please take caution while upgrading the firmware. Installation of the incorrect firmware file, disruption to the power source or a break in the connection to your computer during the upgrade process may render your device unusable and void the product warranty.

Step 1 – Download the Firmware and Upgrade Instructions

4G100W Firmware Upgrade

4G100W Release Notes

Step 2 – Before Installing firmware

Ensure that ALL Antivirus/ Firewall/ Security programs are turned OFF before performing the firmware upgrade. Also ensure that you are performing this firmware upgrade when connecting to the modem/router with Ethernet cable.

Do NOT use a Wireless connection to upgrade the firmware.

Step 3 – Prepare the files

If the file’s extension is “.dat”, “.cdi”, “.img” or “.bin”, do not try to open the files on your computer as they can become corrupt. You need to follow the instructions from the Firmware Upgrade Instructions Guide.

If the file’s extension is “.zip” then you need to unzip the compressed files to a location on your computer to get the actual firmware file using UnZip or WinZip software and then follow the instructions from the guide.

GNU General Public License

This product may include software code that is subject to the GNU General Public License (GPL) or GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL). This code is subject to the copyrights of one or more authors and is distributed without any warranty.

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