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How to use the rescue mode of router?

Solution


Launch rescue mode to check if you can enter the setting page 192.168.1.1
Official Download Site:
http://support.asus.com/download/download.aspx?SLanguage=en-us
Step one:Download firmware, download and setup Utilities
1. Select product is “Wireless”, select series is “AP/Router”, select models is “RT-N16”, and then, click search.
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2. Selecting the OS of set product at the pop-windows, download the latest version.
   And then, the web site will show the latest version of firmware and utilities for your product.
   Please download the latest version.
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3. Saving firmware at your disk.
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4. Select the utility to suite for firmware and download it.
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5. Saving utility at your disk
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6. After saving utility and firmware, please decompress them and setup utility.

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7. Select the application「Setup.exe」, then install it.
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8. Check if "ASUS Utility" has been installed successfully.
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Step two:Set the network card
1. Connect with computer and Wireless Router as bellow picture – green line(LAN).
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2. Click 「Start」→「Control panel」→ 「network and Internet」→「Network and Sharing Center」→「Change adapter settings」at left page
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3. 「LAN」→right click「properties」→click「Internet protocol version 4 (TCP/IPv4)」→click 「properties」at the bottom of page→modify the content as bellow
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4. Use the following IP address,IP address:192.168.1.10, subnet mask:255.255.255.0  → click「OK」


Step three:Upload the firm wave at product
1. First, unplug the power core (DC IN) of Wireless Router.
2. Next, long-press the button “RESTORE” about 5 seconds and plug in DC IN behind the Wireless Router.
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3. If the power is flashing-slow, the wireless router is on rescue mode.
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4. click「Start」→「All programs」→「ASUS utility」→「RT-N13U.B1 Wireless Router」(according to the product)→「Firmware Restoration」
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5. At the windows -「Firmware Restoration」, click 「browser」 and choose the latest firmware which you had downloaded at step one.
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6. Click 「Upload」.
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Please wait for 60 seconds.
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7. Click「Close」when the message shows“system recovery succeeds! Please wait for system reboot.”
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8. Steady power light indicates the setting procedure of rescue mode has been completed successfully.
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※ Please choose “obtain an IP address automatically” after the procedure is completed.

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