How to Update Huawei HG532s Firmware to Version 49
The Huawei HG532s is a wireless router that supports ADSL2+ and 3G connectivity. It also has four Ethernet ports, a USB port, and a WPS button. The firmware of the router is the software that controls its functions and settings. Updating the firmware can improve the performance and security of the router, as well as fix some bugs and glitches.
In this article, we will show you how to update the firmware of your Huawei HG532s router to version 49, which is the latest version available as of April 2023. This version includes some new features and enhancements, such as:
Improved stability and compatibility with different ADSL and 3G providers.
Enhanced wireless security and encryption.
Optimized web interface and parental control settings.
Added support for IPv6 and VPN.
To update the firmware of your Huawei HG532s router, you will need the following:
A computer or mobile device that is connected to the router's network.
A web browser that can access the router's web interface.
The firmware file that matches your router's model and region. You can download it from this link [^2^]. The file name should be something like HG532sV100R001C49BXXX.bin, where XXX is the region code.
Once you have everything ready, follow these steps to update the firmware of your Huawei HG532s router:
Open your web browser and enter http://192.168.1.1 in the address bar. This is the default IP address of the router. If you have changed it before, use the new one instead.
You will be prompted to enter a username and password to log in to the router's web interface. The default username is admin and the default password is admin. If you have changed them before, use the new ones instead.
After logging in, go to System Tools > Firmware Upgrade.
Click on Browse or Choose File and locate the firmware file that you downloaded earlier. Select it and click on Open or OK.
Click on Upgrade or Update to start the firmware update process. Do not turn off or disconnect the router or your device during this process, as it may damage the router or cause it to malfunction.
Wait for a few minutes until the firmware update is completed. The router will reboot automatically when it is done.
After the reboot, log in to the router's web interface again and check if the firmware version has changed to 49 under System Tools > Device Information.
Congratulations! You have successfully updated the firmware of your Huawei HG532s router to version 49. You can now enjoy the new features and improvements of this version. If you encounter any problems or have any questions, you can contact Huawei's customer service or visit their support forum [^1^] for more information. 061ffe29dd