How do I check my router firmware (TP-Link)?

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TP-Link Archer C7 (V2), Archer C2 (V2), N300 (V2), N750 (V2), C20 (V4 & V5). 

Be sure to check the hardware version before selecting a firmware version. Hardware versions have their corresponding firmware versions.
The TP-Link C20 V5 does not have a username field for login. The password is 'admin1'.
  1. Open your Internet browser. Enter in your address bar.
  2. Enter "admin" as the username and "admin" as the password.
  3. From the menu options, select Status.
  4. The firmware and hardware versions are listed on the main page.
  5. Compare the listed hardware and firmware version on your router with the most recent version on the TP-Link support site.


TP-Link Archer C7 (V4 & V5)

  1. Open your Internet browser. 
  2. Enter in your address bar.
  3. Enter "admin" as the password. 
  4. Navigate to the “Advanced” tab. 
  5. Select “System Tools” from the left menu. 
  6. Select “Firmware Upgrade” from the sub-menu. 
  7. The firmware and hardware version will be displayed under Device Information. 

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