1. Log in to Netgear router with 192.168.1.1login: adminpassword: password2. Download proper files from here or click links below for shortcutsInitial file here (chk r7000 file)Second file here (currently latest release is r23655) Check forums for which release is stable3. Go to Advanced Tab/Administration/Firmware UpgradeFirst upload r7000.chk fileAllow time for router to reboot4. Do the 30/30/30 reset 5. Login to router again with 192.168.1.16.