Apple routers are undoubtedly one of the best routers available in the market. It is best suited for iOS devices. You can also connect and utilize Airport services in Android devices. The device will work smoothly when the firmware of the router is updated. Apple routers keeps updating itself on a regular basis. It also offers better security and performance of the router. Here, we will see how to update Airport Extreme. Before you begin to update the firmware, navigate to settings and check if there is any update available or the device is updated to the latest version. Then, follow the steps mentioned below to update Airport extreme.
Steps to update Apple router:
- The first step is to restart the device. Now, let’s see the steps for Airport extreme update.
- Open the Airport utility and select your base station.
- Enter the login credentials for base station.
- Now, go to the menu and click on restart option.
- Then, go to the advance options and look for update.
- Click on update.
Another feature that Airport base station provides is the time capsule which helps you back up date. Let’s see how to setup time capsule. Go to the Airport utility and look for utilities folder under applications. Then, select your time capsule from the list of available devices and click on continue. Thereafter, you can simply follow the on-screen instructions to set up the time capsule. The process mentioned above are quite simple and easy to follow. The functioning of Airport base station is a little different from other router but the steps are fairly simple to follow. In case you have any trouble, contact the technical experts for a guided solution.
You can set up, manage and update your router using Apple Airport utility Mac. You can download it easily connecting to the base station if you haven’t installed it already. First, connect your device to the base station. Then, go to the settings on your device. Click on the Wi-Fi option. Now, click on the info button which should be there beside the network name. Click on manage this network. Now, click ok to open the Apple Store on your device. There you can download the Apple utility. Check the version before you install it, the device should be compatible with the version you are downloading.