D-Link High Speed Router DWR-961

Firmware Upgrade

Software Version - V01.02.3.019
Release Date : November 5, 2019

Your D-Link Router that provides internet service has a new important software update. Please follow the instruction below to install the software and improve your router’s performance and security.

In order to process the upgrade you need to connect to your D-Link High Speed Router. From your computer, smartphone or tablet follow the steps outlined below.

  1. Launch your web browser that is connected to the network
  2. Enter the following address in the browser (http://192.168.0.1)

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 Login Screen
  3. Go to System and select Firmware Upgrade

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 System Screen 1 D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 System Screen 2
  4. Under the Upgrade Firmware by FOTA section, click Start when it shows FOTA Agent is Ready

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 FOTA Agent Screen
  5. The router will check for newest firmware available.

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 Checking Version Screen
  6. The window will pop up informing you a new version is available. For this example, version V01.02.3.019 is the latest version. Press OK on the pop up window to continue.

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 New Version Available Screen D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 New Version Downloading Screen
  7. The upgrade process will start automatically and may take up to 5 minutes to complete.

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 Upgrade Screen
  8. Once the firmware upgrade process completes, you will be prompted to assign a login password for your router. Enter the login password you would like to assign to your router (must be 6-16 characters), click Apply to save your settings and OK to continue.

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 Change Password Screen
  9. Log back into your router and go to System and select Firmware Upgrade to verify that the Current Firmware Version (steps 1 - 4). For this example, version v01.02.3.019 is the latest version.

    D-Link 4G LTE Router DWR-961 Confirm Version Screen