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RT-AC86U and Merlin firmware

Discussion in 'Asuswrt-Merlin' started by wizard, Apr 27, 2018.

  1. wizard

    wizard New Around Here

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    Have, for the first time, upgraded to Asuswrt-Merlin firmware on the 86U. Will I have to download a file of a newer version of AM everytime or will the 86U find it? I think if I were to check for a firmware update from within the 86, it will install the Asus one and not the AM one.
     
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  3. Adamm

    Adamm Very Senior Member

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    IIRC the "check for update" function is linked to Merlins personal webserver, but it will only give you a download link/notification not automatically complete the upgrade process.
     
  4. wizard

    wizard New Around Here

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    Thanks. I can do a manual file update then.
     
  5. wizard

    wizard New Around Here

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    Great. Works ok.
     
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