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A firmware update can resolve issues that the previous firmware version may have and improve its current performance.

To Upgrade

IMPORTANT: To prevent upgrade failures, please read the following before proceeding with the upgrade process

  • Please upgrade firmware from the local TP-Link official website of the purchase location for your TP-Link device, otherwise it will be against the warranty. Please click here to change site if necessary.
  • Please verify the hardware version of your device for the firmware version. Wrong firmware upgrade may damage your device and void the warranty. (Normally Vx.0=Vx.6/Vx.8 (eg:V1.0=V1.6/V1.8);   Vx.x0=Vx.x6/Vx.x8 (eg:V1.20=V1.26/V1.28)
    How to find the hardware version on a TP-Link device
  • Do NOT turn off the power during the upgrade process, as it may cause permanent damage to the product.
  • To avoid wireless disconnect issue during firmware upgrade process, it's recommended to upload firmware with wired connection unless there is no LAN/Ethernet port on your TP-Link device.
  • It's recommended that users stop all Internet applications on the computer, or simply disconnect Internet line from the device before the upgrade.
  • Use decompression software such as WinZIP or WinRAR to extract the file you download before the upgrade.

Archer AXE95(US)_V1.6_1.1.2 Build 20230804

Published Date: 2023-09-15 Language: Multi-language File Size: 42.73 MB

This firmware contains important updates for HomeShield Pro, and we strongly recommend all HomeShield Pro users to upgrade to this firmware.

New Features/Enhancement:
1. Improved the accuracy of Client Type Identification in the offline state;
2. Enhancing the Parental Control feature to support blocking traffic in more scenarios.

Bug Fixed:
1. Fixed some bugs related to the HomeShield feature, which enhances the stability and reliability of the HomeShield security function.

To fully utilize all HomeShield Pro features, we recommend that you download and install the latest version of the Tether app on your mobile device.
For Android users: Recommended Tether version 4.1.23 or later
For iOS users: Recommended Tether version 4.1.11 or later

Archer AXE95(US)_V1.6_1.1.1 Build 20230310

Published Date: 2023-04-04 Language: Multi-language File Size: 41.28 MB

New Features/Enhancement:
1. Improved the stability of the system;
2. Optimize the IPTV feature.

Bug Fixed:
1. Fixed some security issues;
2. Fixed some bugs related to the HomeShield;
3. Fixed some bugs related to the management web UI;
4. Fixed the bug that the Internet Port Negotiation Speed setting doesn't work in some cases;
5. Fixed the bug that VPN Client can't work after enabling the Parent Control feature;
6. Fixed the bug that the time machine feature couldn't find the USB backup path after updating the MacOS 13.1 version;
7. Fixed the bug that the Wireless Schedule feature isn't working as expected in some special cases;
8. Fixed the bug that the PPPoE connection type doesn't carry the "server name" field in some special cases;
9. Fixed the bug that some WiFi 6E wireless client devices can't connect to the 6G wireless network when using 160MHz channel width.

Archer AXE95(US)_V1.6_1.1.0 Build 20220623

Published Date: 2022-08-11 Language: Multi-language File Size: 41.17 MB

Improved the stability of the system.

Note: You will be unable to downgrade to the previous firmware version after updating this firmware.

To Use Third Party Firmware In TP-Link Products

Some official firmware of TP-Link products can be replaced by the third party firmware such as DD-WRT. TP-Link is not obligated to provide any maintenance or support for it, and does not guarantee the performance and stability of third party firmware. Damage to the product as a result of using third party firmware will void the product's warranty.

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TP-Link Tether

TP-Link Tether provides the easiest way to access and manage your network with your iOS or Android devices. Learn more about TP-Link Tether and Compatible Devices

Note: To use Tether, please update your TP-Link device's firmware to the latest version.


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