Please select a model and download firmware. You have to match exact version to prevent issues.
Linksys Firmware Download
Linksys by Cisco WRT160NL v1 & v6
Download Sysupgrade (SSL)
The installation of OpenWrt firmware is device specific.
Procedures for specific devices should be found in the OpenWrt wiki.
See OpenWrt Table of Hardware for available procedures.
If your device is not listed, information on this page may be helpful.
Please reset router to factory settings to avoid problems with some previous configuration.
Connect your PC LAN using cable to the router Ethernet port.
Set static IP address in 192.168.1.x range
Prepare appropriate firmware from your model.
In the address bar of the web browser, enter 192.168.1.1 and login using admin as username and admin as password.
From Administration menu go to Firmware Upgrade section.
Navigate to the location where the factory version for your model is downloaded and press Open.
Click Apply to start the upgrade process
The firmware upgrade procedure can take few minutes.
During this process you will see information about processing.
If OpenWRT firmware was previously installed on your router, be sure and disable Keep settings option during firmware upgrade.
Start your browser and in URL field type http://192.168.45.1:8089
Username : admin
Password : admin
Press Login button to access to Status tab.
On Status page you will see a MAC address of your OpenWRT router which will be used in the SignUp process.
After selecting your HotSpot name, select as HotSpot model OpenWRT, and add your MAC address from Status tab.
From Setup page configure your OpenWRT router.
Be sure and set Autostart option. This option is not active by default.
Here you can set new Administrator password for access to the router setup and configuration. Save changes.
Enable WiFi, set SSID name and click Save.
As DNS Server select Custom and set 192.168.45.1
By default as Network Protocol is set DHCP, but you can choose Network Protocol based on your needs.
Our recommendation is to use DHCP Network Protocol.
When you finish setup, restart router to apply changes.