How can I update my BT Hub firmware?
To update the software:
- Connect your BT 4G Home Hub to your computer via a cable or Wi-Fi.
- Click LOG IN HERE to access settings.
- Enter your username and password, then click Log In.
- Click Device Settings.
- Click on Online Updates then Check for Updates.
Do bt routers automatically update?
The My BT app is the quickest and easiest way to get help when you need it, and you can manually update the router from your smartphone. However, most people probably won’t be bothered to do this but you don’t need to panic as things will update automatically – as long as you leave it on.
How do I update the firmware on my BT Home Hub 5?
From the app, select Settings and then Firmware Status. The current firmware version number is displayed together with the “Last Updated” time and date, select Check for Updates. If an update is available there will be an option to Update Firmware, select this and follow the instructions.
Does BT Smart Hub 2 update automatically?
Re: Smart Hub 2 Firmware Hi @Kian It updated automatically (I don’t believe you can do it manually). I had to reboot the Disc for it to pick up the update. You could try a SH2 reboot to see if it is waiting.
How do I know if my BT Home Hub is faulty?
Check the lights on your BT Hub If there are no lights, check the power cable is in firmly, and connected to the mains. A steady blue means that the Hub is connected to your broadband. If you are still having problems try turning the device you are using – like a phone, tablet or laptop – off and on.
How do I upgrade my BT router?
How can I upgrade my BT Broadband?
- Log in or sign up to My BT.
- Go to the My Services page.
- Your BT Broadband option will be shown in the Broadband section.
Can you get a new hub from BT?
If you are on a fast “fibre” connection, then the latest home hub is the Smart Hub 2, which you can request from BT. All new BT home hubs are loaned, so there is no need to buy one.
Should I upgrade to BT Smart Hub 2?
BT has a second more powerful router available. As for why you should upgrade, the BT Smart Hub 2 monitors your connection and reboots if there’s a problem, works through an app to monitor performance, provides 7 antennas to maximise power, filters out interference and more.
What does flashing purple mean on BT Hub?
Give it at least three minutes to connect. The light will turn blue when your Hub is ready. Check if the broadband cable (grey ends) is plugged in correctly….What do the lights on my BT Hub mean?
|Colour/Shape||What it means|
|Solid blue circle||Your device is paired with your hub.|
|Flashing blue circle||Your device is pairing with the hub.|
How do I update the firmware on my BT Smart Hub?
Re: BT Smart Hub Firmware Update Easiest way is to hold the factory reset button on the back of the hub for 20-30 seconds then let the hub restart. It will then automatically update to the latest settings overnight 0 Ratings
What is the latest software version for BT Home Hub 4?
BT Home Hub 4 (Type A) | Software version 188.8.131.52.184.108.40.206.17 | Last updated 08/05/14. BT Home Hub 4 – Software version 220.127.116.11.18.104.22.168.26 (Type A). The website says this should update automatically, but it seems to me it has never updated at all.
Can I Reset my BT 4G Home Hub to default settings?
Yes. A master reset will delete all personal configuration settings on your BT 4G Home Hub. It will also restore the web-based management settings to their default values. Turn your Hub so the bottom is facing upwards; Using a paperclip or pen, press and hold the Reset button for approximately 5 seconds; Your Hub will restart automatically
How long does it take for hub firmware to update?
Nobody knows the exact algorithm of how hubs are updated, but it can take days/weeks. It is not possible to manually update the firmware. Looks like it updated itself overnight which went suprisingly smooth for the Smart Hub. Are the any known improvements with the update?