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Nice article, when bt gets round to doing a proper job with my new fibre connection and its working properly ill be doing something similar, ive now got a redundant adsl router tdw8970 which actually has a vdsl modem disabled, already done serial interface now waiting for usbttl dongle to be delivered, if everything works out on the tplink router ill be giving this a go, might take. Bt home hub 4 custom firmware i have looked at the bigger custom router firmware out there, and none of it seems to support my rather basic router. Apr 18, 2008 how to unlock a bt home hub to any isp and convert the hub to a speed touch 7g router by thompson. Bt have launched a method of prebooking your upgrade to 6. There are long threads on the bt forum about smarthub problems. The latest firmware version for the dualband wifi extender 600 is. You can skip the scalpel if you dont care about the label on the back just rip.
My 5gh wifi network now refuses to connect to the internet after this update. This important upgrade, which is available on bts smart hub 2. I installed lede on a homehub 5 just the other day. Was looking through some threads ealier and noted that the home hub 5a latest software should be software version 4. The bt home hub 5 gives you a faster, more reliable wireless connection.
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After some digging there appears to have been a few updates since mine, dated 12may2016. So you can omit these arguments if you want to and just specify the password. To keep your bt home hub modem updated with the latest security and other patches, you can download the latest software for the modem from the bt website. Design out the box the bt home hub 4 makes a very positive impression. The smart hub 2 provides 7 antennas uniquely positioned to maximise power, the latest wifi technology, smart channel selection, smart scan and clever appbased services to. Ive searched and searched but cannot find firmware files anywhere. The bt smart hub formerly bt home hub is a family of wireless residential gateway router. Bt home hub 5 settings guide how to make it faster and less. I was wondering if you guys know of any firmware that is decent i dont need anything too complex, basic options such as bandwidth control and so on should do me and able to support my router. Last week, without any prior notification or request on my part, bt applied a firmware update to this device, remotely, impacting its functi. Bt customers offered vital free upgrade as broadband prices drop to. The smart hub 2 is the most advanced router available from a broadband provider and comes with a combination of unique features to deliver fast speeds throughout the home. Microprocessors are controlled by firmware that enables the device to do the job it was purchased for. Model version current release firmware openwrt upgrade.129 1465 711 854 1368 1570 1471 548 986 1289 588 1291 1575 59 393 574 643 1546 1413 1428 966 1371 154 998 829 739 551 1001 1234 899 1114