This article is one in a series to assist in the setup,
troubleshooting, and maintenance of Cisco Small Business products (formerly
Linksys Business Series).
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How do I upgrade the NSS unit's firmware?
A. In order to upgrade the firmware on the NSS unit, complete these
Download the firmware for the proper storage device from
Cisco Download Center
registered customers only)
, and save it. Cisco recommends
that you perform all firmware upgrades on your local network, not
Note: Do not unzip the file yet.
Log in to the web interface of the storage device.
Note: The username is admin, and the
password is admin.
Choose Admin >
Click Browse in order to locate the previously
downloaded firmware, and select it.
Click Upgrade Firmware.
Read the warning message, then click OK or
About two minutes after you click OK, you see the
progress screen. Do not interfere with the process. The unit automatically
reboots when the firmware upgrade completes.
Once you see the last entry, Firmware update
succeeded, the system reboots. Wait for the system to reboot.
The system is ready when the Power light is solidly lit green, and the LAN1 or
LAN2 is solidly lit amber. You can now close the progress