Download forTL-WDR3600 V1
A firmware update can resolve issues that the previous firmware version may have and improve its current performance.
IMPORTANT: To prevent upgrade failures, please read the following before proceeding with the upgrade process
- Please verify the hardware version of your device for the firmware version. Wrong firmware upgrade may damage your device and void the warranty. （ Normally V1.x=V1）
It is NOT suggested to upgrade firmware which is not for your region. Please click here to choose your own region and download the most suitable firmware version. ( eg. the firmware of EU and US are different hardware versions)
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.
- Do NOT upgrade the firmware through wireless connection unless there is no LAN/Ethernet port on the 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.
Published Date: 18/05/15
File Size: 6.34 MB
Modifications and Bug Fixes
1. Added support for Tether APP version 2.2.0 and above.
2. Improved the stability and performance with multicast streaming.
1.Fixed the security bug caused by overflowing of kcodes buffer;
2.Fixed the bug that the WAN connection speed will dropped down after running the router for about a week.
3.Fixed the bug that TL-WR3600 cannot establish WDS connection in 5G band when the 5G wireless signals of the front-end device which was not broadcasted.
Modifications and Bug Fixes
- New Features/Enhancement：
(1)Added the support of TP-LINK Tether v2.0;
(2)Added the sip alg;
(3)Added a new login domain “tplinkwifi.net” for web-based management and “tplinklogin.net”is still available;
(4)Added the support for multiplayer online gaming with XBOX;
(5)Improved security mechanism;
(6)Improved the UPNP module function;
(7)Improved the RTSP ALG function.
- Bug Fixed：
(1)Users cannot login by remote management in PPPoE connection;
(2)PS3 may not detect the router as a UPnP device;
(3)DynDNS does not update properly occasionally;
(4)Some minor issues with IPv6;
(5)The USB Storage is not accessible when “Access shared storage with password” is enabled;
(6).The sent packets of wireless statistics is always 0;
(7)Cannot play the file through media server if the name includes special character.
For TL-WDR3600 V1
The router will reset after upgrading this firmware.
The configure file of old firmware cannot be used in this firmware.
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