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The TL-WR703N router => The TL-WR703N router => Topic started by: Anton Janovsky (ZR6AIC) on October 14, 2016, 11:37:27 am

Title: How to flash the WR703N with OpenWRT English Fermware.
Post by: Anton Janovsky (ZR6AIC) on October 14, 2016, 11:37:27 am
Steps to follow
Link to Screenshots of chines menus  http://wr703n.blogspot.co.za/ (http://wr703n.blogspot.co.za/) and here http://wiki.villagetelco.org/Flashing_the_TL_WR703n_for_the_first_time (http://wiki.villagetelco.org/Flashing_the_TL_WR703n_for_the_first_time)

1. Download the latest firmware for the TL-MR3020 model from TP-Link:
http://www.tp-link.com/en/support/download/?model=TL-MR3020&version=V1#tbl_j (http://www.tp-link.com/en/support/download/?model=TL-MR3020&version=V1#tbl_j)
2. Unzip the file
3. Follow the instructions from this website but, instead of flashing OpenWRT, flash the .bin file obtained from the step above.
http://wiki.xinchejian.com/wiki/Install_OpenWRT_on_TPlink_WR703N (http://wiki.xinchejian.com/wiki/Install_OpenWRT_on_TPlink_WR703N)
4. Configure your router and you are done. The configuration interface address is 192.168.0.254. Username and password are both "admin".

If something goes wrong and you brick your router, the instructions below can help you:
http://forums.openpilot.org/blog/52/entry-92-unbrick-wr703n-wifi-router/ (http://forums.openpilot.org/blog/52/entry-92-unbrick-wr703n-wifi-router/)

More info here https://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/tp-link/tl-wr703n (https://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/tp-link/tl-wr703n)