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    Update last RT-N16 firmware file with new headers

    So I foolishly updated my RT-N16 to latest version of firmware from Asus Support page ( and now I'm getting a lot of connection drops - sometimes I have to restart the router manually to get back online. Then I wanted to downgrade or switch to different firmware, but I was...
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    Reducing NVRAM usage

    I am running into issues with NVRAM usage on RT-N16 (currently running John's fork, but I think this is a generic issue), and trying to figure out how we can free up more space. The device has a 32K nvram, and my current nvram usage is 29853 bytes (2915 left). I have two devices at two...
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    ASUS RT-N16 support?

    I have the RT-N16 and I have noticed it is no longer "actively" supported. So does anyone know which version of Asuswrt-Merlin is the most recent and compatible with my router? Also is it advisable to use out-of-date custom firmware for routers? PS, I tried searching for the answer but it says...
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    [fork] Asuswrt Merlin for RT-N16

    Announcing quick&dirty fork of Asuswrt Merlin for RT-N16. LATEST RELEASE: 380.61 beta1 RELEASED: 10-August-2016 Merlin fork 381.61 + Asuswrt Source: https://github.com/samsk/asuswrt-merlin Download: https://github.com/samsk/asuswrt-merlin/releases BUGS: some admin web pages...
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    RT-N16 Limiting wired speed?

    Hopefully I'll be able to figure out if my router is the cause of my current bottleneck or if there is something else that I should look into first. The issue that I'm running into is that if I max out my downstream (or at least max what the router can handle) at approximately 15MB/sec the...