Updates & improvements

New features in this Lab

Please note: Lines marked bold have been added with the latest FRITZ! Lab

Internet:

  • NEW - Prioritization of a network device above all others; this property can be enabled in the "Details" of the device in the home network (more)

DECT/FRITZ!Fon:

  • NEW - New start screen with current weather information (more)

Telephony:

  • NEW - Support for “Telekom CompanyFlex SIP-Trunk”
  • NEW - Fax function: Journal for received and sent faxes

Smart Home:

  • NEW - Communicate via intercom at the touch of a button; an internal phone will ring and display a message (more)
  • NEW - Humidity display on the FRITZ!DECT 440, on the FRITZ!Fon and in the FRITZ!Box user interface (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - Wi-Fi guest access can be switched on and off at the touch of a button on the FRITZ!DECT 440 and display of the QR code (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - Answering machine can be switched on and off at the touch of a button on the FRITZ!DECT 440 (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - "Wake/Sleep" light sequence for the FRITZ!DECT 500 and for HAN-FUN color LED lights via "Automatic Switching"
  • NEW - Template for fast configuration of color settings and brightness
  • NEW - Template for fast configuration of roller shutter position
  • NEW - Roller shutter control via the FRITZ!Box user interface
  • NEW - Roller shutter control via FRITZ!DECT 440

Mobile Communications:

  • NEW - SMS: Send function added (requires tariff including UMTS support; only 68xx)
  • NEW - SMS: Journal for received and sent SMS (under Internet/SMS; only 68xx)

System:

  • NEW - Change visibility of password during assignment and entry (eye icon)

Improvements and updates in this Lab

Please note: Lines marked bold have been added with the latest FRITZ! Lab

Internet:

  • Improved - Optimized UDP performance for multiple parallel connections via IPv6 (6660 only)
  • Improved - Optimized stability for web conference applications (i.e. "Big Blue Button") (6660 and 6591 only)
  • Improved - Pages for active device block reworked
  • Improved - Management of tickets in parental controls
  • Improved - Device status (active/not active) is displayed in the selection of devices for port sharing
  • Improved - Clearer display of port sharing overview on mobile devices
  • Improved - Assignment to devices added to the access profile settings in the parental controls
  • Improved - Optimized retry function for DNS over TLS (DoT)
  • Improved - Port sharing allowed when the requesting IP address and destination IP are not the same but reference the same physical device
  • Improved - Event message when port 80 temporarily released for sharing in order to issue certificate for letsencrypt.org
  • Improved - DNS over TLS (DoT) more robust for remote sites that are missing or do not respond
  • Improved - DNS over TLS (DoT) more robust through less frequent latency measurement
  • Fixed - In certain constellations, a VPN connection no longer worked after fallback/re-fallback of the primary Internet connection in parallel or fallback mode
  • Fixed - No IPv6 over LTE if LTE is the primary Internet connection in parallel or fallback mode
  • Fixed - In provider tariffs for fallback or parallel operation, the TR069 service sometimes did not switch to the secondary interface if the primary Internet connection failed
  • Fixed - No display of the IPv6 interface ID in the device share
  • Fixed - Refreshing of links for FTP access corrected
  • Fixed - Display of MyFRITZ! internet connection was rendered too short
  • Fixed - Parental controls: A home network device could not be assigned to a different access profile
  • Fixed - After initial configuration, the "do not perform update" setting was set by default
  • Fixed - Online meter could not be reset
  • Fixed - In some cases VPN connections could be established after importing a VPN configuration file only after restarting
  • Fixed - Sporadic packet loss for certain online gaming applications (i.e. "Battlefield V") (6660 and 6591 only)
  • Fixed - IP address of the PDN gateway is no longer rendered (6890 only)
  • Fixed - During configuration of port sharing, an incorrect message about an already assigned port was displayed
  • Fixed - Guest devices could be selected for prioritization, although prioritization is not supported for these devices
  • Fixed - For FRITZ!NAS internet sharing, if no DynDNS service was configured, the IPv6 address was displayed instead of the IPv4 address on DualStack lines (IPv4 & IPv6)
  • Fixed - Prioritization of devices did not work for devices with fixed IP address or circumvention of the FRITZ!Box’s DHCP server
  • Fixed - Entry field for setting the MTU manually was too small
  • Fixed - Online Monitor for mobile communications did not always show data when “Advanced Failover Protection” was enabled
  • Fixed - Prioritization was incorrectly offered in the details of guest devices, although the function is not available in the guest network
  • Fixed - The unsupported function “Disable NAT” was offered
  • Fixed - During configuration of port sharing, a message incorrectly notified that the port was already assigned
  • Fixed - Web pages were loaded significantly slower or only partially (7530, 7590 and 6890 only)
  • Fixed - Option for setting IPv6 addresses missing under “Home Network / Network / Network Settings” (6890 only)
  • Fixed - Addition of a network application to “Internet / Filters” was rejected with error code 1
  • Fixed - After failure of primary internet connection and fallback to secondary connection, no MyFRITZ! registration took place (6890 only)
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles in modem mode when using a non-functioning ADSL line
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles and internet access via WAN/LAN 1 was not started under certain initial conditions present at the time of activation
  • Fixed - Public subnet did not work in parallel operation after primary connection failed (6890 only)
  • Fixed - In factory settings the first VPN connection could not be enabled for a single instance
  • Fixed - Device block had no effect in certain scenarios
  • Fixed - When a FRITZ!Box was operated behind certain cable modems, brief interruptions of the internet connection occurred every 12 hours
  • Fixed - Display corrected in the port sharing overview
  • Fixed - Formatting errors occured in the configuration of IPv6 routes
  • Fixed - VPN connections via L2TP (e.g. in Windows 10) were unexpectedly slow

DSL:

  • Improved - Long Reach VDSL interoperability (7530 and 7590 only)
  • Improved - Improved supervectoring 35b on some remote sites (7530, 7590 and 6890 only)
  • Improved - Better stability and interoperability
  • Improved - Better interoperability with Long Reach VDSL (7530, 7590 and 6890 only)
  • Fixed - Possible DSL instabilities since FRITZ! OS 7.21 for Keymile DSLAMs with Intel line cards

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Behavior of "Wi-Fi auto channel" function upon radar detection improved (7590)
  • Improved - Better stability when wireless devices with Realtek chipsets are used
  • Improved - Better stability
  • Improved - Reworked messages under “System / Event Log” (syslog)
  • Improved - Better stability
  • Improved - Improved auto channel function after detection of interference sources (5-GHz band)
  • Improved - Reworked “Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channel” page
  • Improved - Better stability
  • Improved - Improved messages on Wi-Fi under “System / Event Log”
  • Improved - Detection of multiple parallel WPS activations improved
  • Improved - Better stability
  • Improved - Naming of Wi-Fi guest access (SSID, preassigned) depends on selected language
  • Change - In “Mesh Repeater” operating mode, only Wi-Fi networks with visible names are shown for selection of the Mesh Master
  • Fixed - No picture could be added for the WLAN pre-switch page
  • Fixed - On the "Wi-Fi / Mesh Repeater" page, unsuitable adjacent Wi-Fi networks (including some with hidden SSID) were offered for selection
  • Fixed - Correction to the list of the devices actually registered with the Wi-Fi guest access that are connected via the Mesh Repeater (6660)
  • Fixed - DSL information are disabled in operating mode “Use existing internet connection via Wi-Fi”
  • Fixed - Text for WPS end dialog adapted
  • Fixed - In the table of known wireless devices, the display of long names was incomplete in the tooltip function (mouseover)
  • Fixed - After WPS was concluded for the guest access, the “Wi-Fi / Security / WPS Quick Connection” page was not displayed
  • Fixed - When parallel WPS registrations were detected they were not ended reliably
  • Fixed - Problems with enabling the radio network not used for the uplink in repeater mode (including Wi-Fi guest access)
  • Fixed - Erroneous texts on the Wi-Fi info sheet

Mesh:

  • Improved - Improved indications about adoption of settings enabled for a FRITZ!Box as Mesh Repeater
  • Fixed - Settings for Wi-Fi schedule could not be changed under some circumstances, if the setting "FRITZ!Box as a Mesh Repeater" was used
  • Fixed - For a FRITZ!Box configured as Mesh Master, but not as router (DHCP server), name and IP address of the router could not be changed
  • Fixed - FRITZ!Powerline adapters without individually assigned names were shown in the "Mesh Overview" without name and IP address

Telephony:

  • Improved - Enhanced stability in the context of encrypted telephony
  • Improved - After all new received fax documents in the fax journal have been viewed, the Info LED stops flashing
  • Improved - The "Email" and "RSS" tabs are hidden in the "Telephony / Telephony Devices" menu when DECT is switched off
  • Improved - Display and management of entries in telephone books completely reworked (among others, photo visible in overview, columns can be selected for display, and selection of multiple entries added as well as copying and moving entries between telephone books)
  • Improved - Settings for sending and receiving faxes combined under "Telephony / Telephony Devices"
  • Improved - Completely reworked settings pages for call diversion and call blocks
  • Improved - Option added for call diversion to a certain local telephone
  • Improved - First Configuration wizard offers configuration of a telephone
  • Improved - Integration of multiple CardDAV telephone books supported
  • Improved - Better compatibility of the FRITZ!Box’s SIP registrar to the SIP client Line Phone
  • Improved - Better compatibility to telephone providers Easybell and VoIPfoneUK
  • Improved - Enhanced compatibility for encrypted telephony
  • Improved - For country setting “Germany” and telephone number configured automatically by provider, the area code included in the number is detected automatically and adopted in the line settings
  • Improved - Forwarding of calls accepted on Snom IP telephones supported without query
  • Improved - Stability
  • Improved - Setting for using internal fax machine added to "Send Faxes Only"
  • Change - New network configuration taken into account for telephony provider Tiscali (Italy)
  • Fixed - Registration of provisioned provider numbers failed when a telephone number for a third-party provider was configured (6591 and 6660 only)
  • Fixed - No voice transmission via SipGate Satellite and SipGate Browser (6660 and 6591 only)
  • Fixed - Telephone number for incoming calls is not refreshed when IP telephones were edited
  • Fixed - Telephone numbers of the provider 1&1 could no longer register after editing via “Other provider”
  • Fixed - No registration due to missing PDN 2 when telephone numbers created for “Vodafone zuhause” (6850 only)
  • Fixed - During synchronization of entries in online contacts (CardDAV), in certain constellations all email addresses were deleted
  • Fixed - No voice transmission via SipGate Satellite and SipGate Browser
  • Fixed - No registration of telephone numbers with telephony profile for provider Vodafone Italia
  • Fixed - Editing of door intercom stations sometimes led to loss of email notification for door intercom stations
  • Fixed - After importing answering machine settings including saved messages into another FRITZ!Box model, sometimes the imported messages could no longer be played back
  • Fixed - Email configuration for a registered FRITZ!Fon was not possible (under “Telephony / Telephony Devices”)
  • Fixed - The detailed information on voice transmission showed the use of encrypted telephony only for the first telephone number of a SIP trunk (CompanyFlex)
  • Fixed - After restart, registration of telephone numbers was occasionally not performed (6890 only)
  • Fixed - Telekom SIP trunking account could not be disabled

USB:

  • Improved - In fritz.nas, multiple files can be selected using the shift key
  • Fixed - Online storage was not always reconnected after DSL disconnection by internet provider
  • Fixed - Data transmission via network drive function (SMB) failed with the Windows error message “STATUS_NO_MEMORY”
  • Fixed - SMB sharing settings (fritz.box) were not displayed in the Windows network environment

System:

  • Improved - Error message when switching back to the release now refers directly to an incorrect password for the backup file
  • Improved - Better stability in the update process
  • Improved - Improvements to details under “Diagnostics / Function”
  • Improved - Corrected details in the functional diagnostics in the Mesh and USB areas
  • Improved - Configuration wizard can be interrupted and resumed
  • Improved - A password can be made visible during entry (“eye”) in the user interface
  • Improved - Reduced time interval before resending support data to AVM
  • Change - The last user to login to the user interface from the home network is now saved in the browser and preselected upon the next login
  • Change - The option to log in to a FRITZ!Box (user interface) without a password, which was not recommended, is no longer supported. Note 1
  • Change - If "only with the FRITZ!Box password" was set up for logging in to the user interface, a FRITZ!Box user with the name "fritz" and a random four-digit number together with the FRITZ!Box password will be created automatically. To log in to the user interface in the home network, entering the FRITZ!Box password is still sufficient. Note 2
  • Change - Offer to switch to “Level III: Notify me about new versions of FRITZ!OS and install new versions automatically (recommended)” appears after updating only when “Level II: Notify me about new versions of FRITZ!OS and install necessary updates automatically” is configured
  • Fixed - After every restart a message appeared in the even log to update FRITZ!OS (6660 only)
  • Fixed - Push Service sometimes sent wrong email
  • Fixed - Number of messages in “System / Event Log” was too smal in some areas
  • Fixed - When push services were enabled for the fax function, an error message was shown for no reason
  • Fixed - Online meter showed incorrect data capacity (6591 and 6660 only)
  • Fixed - FRITZ!Box users could not be sorted in the overview

Mobile Communications (not for 68xx):

  • Improved - Details for "Advanced failover protection" setting optimized
  • Improved - Display of ciphering and integrity of mobile network connection (6890 only)
  • Improved - Push service for SMS now also supports sent SMS texts (6890, 6850, 6820 only)
  • Improved - Country-specific list of mobile network providers when FRITZ!Box used with a USB mobile network dongle (not for mobile network boxes)
  • Improved - Mobile network provider “Magenta Mobil” added for Austria
  • Improved - Support for Huawei E3372h-320 USB mobile network dongle
  • Fixed - Online Monitor for mobile communications did not always show data when “Advanced Failover Protection” was enabled

Mobile Communications (68xx only):

  • Improved - New modem firmware with various optimizations and improved stability (6890 LTE, 6850 LTE and 6820 LTE v2 and v3 only)
  • Improved - better stability
  • Improved - New software for the mobile modem with improved stability of the mobile connection
  • Improved - Push service for SMS now also supports sent SMS
  • Improved - Optimizations for mobile radio in the diagnosis
  • Fixed - LTE forced disconnection at O2 (Germany) is only detected after 10 minutes.
  • Fixed - In certain constellations frequent disconnection of the Internet connection (6850 and 6820v3)
  • Fixed - Start of the diagnosis sometimes leads to the reconnect of the mobile connection
  • Fixed - After the mobile connection was broken, there was sometimes no automatic attempt to re-establish the connection

Home Network:

  • Improved - Improved display of prioritized devices
  • Improved - Faster display of network connections in very large networks
  • Improved - When leaving the device details a message concerning changed device names is displayed only if the name was actually changed
  • Change - When an individual name is set for the FRITZ!Box, the name of the working group for home network sharing ("USB/Storage") remains unchanged
  • Fixed - On occasion only limited transmission rates were available in the LAN for NAS usage (6591, 6660 only)
  • Fixed - Superfluous comma in diagram of Mesh Overview of vertical displayed FRITZ! products
  • Fixed - Changed IP settings of the FRITZ!Box were not offered for printing
  • Fixed - The section for blocking devices was displayed in the device details of guest devices even though this function is reserved for home network devices

Notes:

1.) The home network login mode without a password, which is not recommended, is no longer supported. For the initial access to the user interface after the FRITZ!OS update, the user needs to assign a FRITZ!Box password (additional confirmation required)

2.) Automatic generation of a user according to the naming structure fritz and a random four-digit number if login before the update took place only with the FRITZ!Box password. Important information for developers of apps that would like to register with FRITZ!Box can be found at https://avm.de/schnittstellen

Additional improvements and bug fixes in the various lab versions

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-90957

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-90957

Fiber:

  • Improved - Automated interoperability settings for certain OLTs implemented

Internet:

  • Improved - Presets for Internet Service Providers added

System:

  • Fixed - Onlinecounter visible again

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-90518

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-90518

Fiber:

  • Improved - Recognition of SFP modules further optimized
  • Improved - Performance in certain PON scenarios
  • Improved - Interoperability to certain PON OLT management systems
  • Fixed - Issue with freezed multicast on trunked connections if more than one STB is used
  • Improved - Correction for naming of the FRITZ!SFP in user interface

Sytem:

  • Improved - Performance of LAN2/LAN3 in certain PON scenarios

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better Interoperability and performance to certain Wi-Fi 6 peers on Linux

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-90472

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-90472

Internet:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-90252/90272/90277

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-90252/90272/90277

System:

  • Improved - Stability

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-89990

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-89990

New features:

  • New modem software with various optimizations and improved stability
  • Increased maximum possible data throughput for the mobile connection
  • More technical details about the existing mobile connection
  • Manual search for mobile networks gives better results
  • SIM hotplug support

 

Mobile:

  • Improved - New modem software with various optimizations and improved stability
  • Improved - Increased maximum possible data throughput for downstream (now with 5G max. 1.3 GBit/s, with LTE max. 1.0 GBit/s)
  • Improved - Increase in the maximum possible data throughput in the downstream (now with 5G max. 450 Mbit/s, with LTE max. 200 Mbit/s)
  • Improved - More technical details about the existing mobile connection are available under Internet/5G information
  • Improved - Available bandwidth with forecast value replaced if there is no or obviously only faulty AMBR available from the network
  • Improved - Manual network search delivers significantly more results
  • Improved - Optimization of the mobile connection setup
  • Improved - SIM hotplug support added

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-89995/89989

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-89995/89989

System:

  • Improved - Increased stability
  • Improved - In the case of FRITZ!Boxes with a configuration profile preinstalled at the factory, the initial setup was incorrect

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-89961 / 89962 / 89970 / 89971 / 90023 / 90034

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-89961 / 89962 / 89970 / 89971 / 90023 / 90034

System:

  • Improved - Increased stability

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary adaptation to changed demands for authentication with Google (Google telephone book and calendar)
  • Improved - Better interoperability for CardDAV-based online telephone contacts
  • Improved - Necessary adaptation to changed demands for authentication with Google (Google telephone book and calendar)

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Better stability

USB:

  • Fixed - No network drive connection (SMB) was possible with macOS Big Sur Version 11.3

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-89936

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-89936

System:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-89823/89841 & 07.27-89860

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 07.26-89823/89841 & 07.27-89860

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary adaptation to changed demands for authentication with Google (Google telephone book and calendar)
  • Improved - Better interoperability for CardDAV-based online telephone contacts
  • Improved - Necessary adaptation to changed demands for authentication with Google (Google telephone book and calendar)

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Better stability

USB:

  • Fixed - No network drive connection (SMB) was possible with macOS Big Sur Version 11.3

System:

  • Improved - Increased stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-89647/89648/89675

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-89647/89648/89675

System:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.27-89546

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.27-89546

Wi-Fi:

  • Fixed - Some Wi-Fi clients were unable to establish a Wi-Fi connection.

System:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.26-89135/89132

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS  7.26-89135/89132 (Release Candidates)

Mobile:

  • Improved - New modem firmware with various optimizations and improved stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.26-89146

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.26-89146 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.26-89026/89066

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.26-89026/89066 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Mobile:

  • Change - Initial setup process for provider tariff "Telekom Zuhause via Funk" revised (Country setting 'Germany')
  • Fixed - Corrections in the initial setup process (auto-recognition of mobile network provider tariffs unsuccessful in certain constellations)
  • Fixed - A FRITZ!Box with a preconfigured Internet provider may not have been run correctly through the initial setup process
  • Fixed - With the setting 'Automatic' for the type of mobile network, the configuration of the mobile radio bands could not be changed in some cases
  • Fixed - Sending an SMS leads to double entries in the SMS journal
  • Fixed - In the case of entries in the SMS journal for sent SMS, no action was offered to send another SMS to the same recipient
  • Fixed - SMS push mail containing incorrect date and time information

Internet:

  • Fixed - When using a mobile tariff with a fixed IPv6 address, no connection status was shown on the overview page
  • Fixed - In provider tariffs for fallback or parallel operation, the TR069 service sometimes did not switch to the secondary interface if the primary Internet connection failed

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability

Telephony:

  • Fixed - Lua error when deleting certain phone numbers

System:

  • Improved - Better stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-89003/89011/89014/89017

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.26-89003/89011/89014/89017 (within FRITZ! Lab)

  • Improved - Stability

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-89023

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.26-89023 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Port shares no longer work after reboot

WLAN:

  • Improved - Stability

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88956

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.26-88956 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Fiber:

  • Changed - Activation of the transceiver via FRITZ!OS

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88930

Further improvements in FRITZ!OS 7.26-88930

Internet:

  • Fixed - Sporadically delaying start of Internet radio streams
  • Improved - Optimized speed with two parallel UDP connections

WLAN:

  • Fixed - Incorrect channel specification in DFS event.

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88926

Further improvements in FRITZ!OS 7.26-88926

Internet:

  • Fixed - Sporadically delaying start of Internet radio streams
  • Improved - Optimized speed with two parallel UDP connections

WLAN:

  • Fixed - Incorrect channel specification in DFS event
  • Fixed - Vulnerabilities in the processing of incoming fragmented frames and aggregated MPDUs (A-MPDU) fixed ("Fragatttack")

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary change for future use of an online phonebook from Google

DVB-C:

  • Improved - Automatically starting channel scan when activating the DVB-C function

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88792

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS  7.26-88792

Internet:

  • Fixed - Wireless devices in the home network could not always be accessed via VPN

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - Vulnerabilities in the processing of incoming fragmented frames and aggregated MPDUs (A-MPDU) fixed ("Fragatttack")
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary change for use of a Google online telephone book in the future

System:

  • Fixed - The code of the Google Authenticator could not always be entered on the user interface

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88793/88794/88795

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS  7.26-88793/88794/88795

Internet:

  • Fixed - Wireless devices in the home network could not always be accessed via VPN

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - Vulnerabilities in the processing of incoming fragmented frames and aggregated MPDUs (A-MPDU) fixed ("Fragatttack")
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi

System:

  • Fixed - The code of the Google Authenticator could not always be entered on the user interface

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-88509

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-88509

Internet:

  • Improved - Deutsche Telekom: Automatic configuration of telephone numbers (EasySupport) for connection via WAN/LAN 1 with a fiber optic modem
  • Fixed - VPN connections on the basis of third-party providers were sometimes interrupted after long connection times
  • Fixed - Wireless devices in the home network could not always be accessed via VPN

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - The legend under the "Allocation of Wi-Fi Channels" diagram was not rendered in a single line ("Wi-Fi /Wi-Fi Channels" page)
  • Fixed - Possible problems while registering repeaters after changing Wi-Fi encryption from "WPA2+WPA3" to "non-encrypted"
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi

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System:

 

  • Change - Push Service: Various corrections to content of "Change notice" email (others than 7490)
  • Fixed - The code of the Google Authenticator could not always be entered on the user interface

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.26-88507/88508/88514/88523

Fixes and improvements with FRITZ!OS 7.26-88507/88508/88514/88523

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Better WiFi stability
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi
  • Fixed - In some cases, the 5 GHz connection was not established immediately after connecting with WPS
  • Fixed - Packet losses in repeater mode

Telephony:

  • Fixed - It was impossible to edit entries of a google online adressbook

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-88445

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-88445

Internet:

  • Improved - Deutsche Telekom: Automatic configuration of telephone numbers (EasySupport) for connection via WAN/LAN 1 with a fiber optic modem (nur 7490, 7590, 7530, 7530 AX)
  • Fixed - VPN connections on the basis of third-party providers were sometimes interrupted after long connection times
  • Fixed - Devices connected via Wi-Fi sometimes did not receive any IPv4 address (7590 AX only)
  • Fixed - Wireless devices in the home network could not always be accessed via VPN

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - The legend under the "Allocation of Wi-Fi Channels" diagram was not rendered in a single line ("Wi-Fi /Wi-Fi Channels" page)(alle nicht 7490)
  • Fixed - Possible problems while switching from channel 36 to channel 100 (7530 AX only)
  • Fixed - Possible problems while registering repeaters after changing Wi-Fir encryption from "WPA2+WPA3" to "non-encrypted"
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary change for use of a Google online telephone book in the future
  • Fixed - After editing CompanyFlex Cloud PBX telephone numbers, these numbers were no longer registered
  • Fixed - No display of call blocks if these included an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - Searches in the telephone book could be performed using a name, but not a telephone number
  • Fixed - Configuration of internal fax function not possible when a telephone book contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - During use of encrypted telephony, if a caller cancels a call before it is picked up, telephones on the FRITZ!Box could ring endlessly
  • Fixed - Occasionally, three-party conferences did not work on an analog telephones

DECT:

  • Fixed - After long operation times, certain functions were sometimes no longer available (e.g. media player, search for updates...) (others than 7490)

System:

  • Change - Push Service: Various corrections to content of "Change notice" email (others than 7490)
  • Fixed - The code of the Google Authenticator could not always be entered on the user interface

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-88445 (within FRITZ!Labor)

Wireless:

  • Fixed - Incorrect labeling in the legend below the "Use of the Wi-Fi Channels" diagram on the "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channels" page (nur 7490)

Telephony:

  • Fixed - Telephone numbers are not registered when advanced fallback protection is used

DECT:

  • Fixed - After long operation times, certain functions were sometimes no longer available (e.g. media player, search for updates...) (nur 7490)

Home Network:

  • Improved - Optimized display of network connections for larger networks
  • Fixed - Changing settings in the Device Details of certain network devices generated an unsuitable error message

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88406

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.26-88406

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary change for use of a Google online telephone book in the future

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88501

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.26-88501

WLAN:

  • Improved - Stability increased for small data packets
  • Fixed - Problems with IPTV (multicast) streams via WLAN
  • Fixed - Problems with channel change after detection of an interference source with fixed channel on 5GHz
  • Fixed - Overflowing double pass of autochannel selection function after reboot
  • Fixed - Interoperability with Netgear EAX20 and EAX80 (Wi-Fi 6) WLAN repeaters improved
  • Fixed - With unencrypted WLAN, the WPS function for WLAN guest access did not work reliably

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary change for future use of an online phonebook from Google

DVB-C:

  • Improved - Automatically starting channel scan when activating the DVB-C function

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 7.25-88377

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.25-88377 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Improved - Deutsche Telekom: Automatic configuration of telephone numbers (EasySupport) for connection via WAN/LAN 1 with a fiber optic modem
  • Fixed - VPN connections on the basis of third-party providers were sometimes interrupted after long connection times
  • Fixed - Wireless devices in the home network could not always be accessed via VPN

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - Possible problems while registering repeaters after changing Wi-Fir encryption from "WPA2+WPA3" to "non-encrypted"
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi
  • Fixed - The legend under the "Allocation of Wi-Fi Channels" diagram was not rendered in a single line ("Wi-Fi /Wi-Fi Channels" page)

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary change for use of a Google online telephone book in the future
  • Fixed - After editing CompanyFlex Cloud PBX telephone numbers, these numbers were no longer registered
  • Fixed - No display of call blocks if these included an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - Searches in the telephone book could be performed using a name, but not a telephone number
  • Fixed - Configuration of internal fax function not possible when a telephone book contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - During use of encrypted telephony, if a caller cancels a call before it is picked up, telephones on the FRITZ!Box could ring endlessly
  • Fixed - Occasionally, three-party conferences did not work on an analog telephones

DECT:

  • Fixed - After long operation times, certain functions were sometimes no longer available (e.g. media player, search for updates...)

System:

  • Change - Push Service: Various corrections to content of "Change notice" email
  • Fixed - The code of the Google Authenticator could not always be entered on the user interface

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-88635

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-88635 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Wireless devices in the home network could not always be accessed via VPN

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - WPS for the Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi

Telephony:

  • Change - Necessary change for use of a Google online telephone book in the future

System:

  • Fixed - The code of the Google Authenticator could not always be entered on the user interface

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.26-88173/88295/88296

Further improvements in FRITZ! OS 07.26-88173/88295/88296

Internet:

  • Fixed - VPN connections based on third-party provider solutions were sometimes interrupted after longer connection times
  • Fixed - Wireless devices in the home network could not always be accessed via VPN

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - Possible problems when registering repeaters after changing Wi-Fi encryption method from "WPA2+WPA3" to "non-encrypted"
  • Fixed - WPS for Wi-Fi Guest Access did not work reliably with non-encrypted Wi-Fi
  • Fixed - The legend under the "Allocation of Wi-Fi Channels" diagram was not rendered in a single line ("Wi-Fi /Wi-Fi Channels" page)

Mesh:

  • Fixed - A switching schedule configured on the FRITZ!Box (Mesh Master) was not always correctly adopted by Mesh Repeaters (FRITZ!Repeater or FRITZ!Box). Please note: When a switching schedule is enabled, the LED may flash briefly (< 30 seconds).

Telephony:

  • Improved - Deutsche Telekom: Automatic configuration of telephone numbers for connection via WAN/LAN 1 with a fiber optic modem
  • Change - Necessary changes made for use of a Google online telephone book in the future
  • Fixed - When using the "Telekom CompanyFlex" business telephony platform, phone numbers may no longer be registered on the server after being edited in the user interface
  • Fixed - Call blocks were not displayed if they contained an entry without a phone number
  • Fixed - Searches in the phone book were possible by name, but not by phone number
  • Fixed - The internal fax function could not be set up if the phone book contained an entry without a phone number
  • Fixed - When using encrypted telephony, if the caller canceled a call before accepting it, the phones registered on the FRITZ!Box could ring endlessly
  • Fixed - Three-way conference calls on an analog telephone did not work in isolated cases

DECT:

  • Fixed - After long operation times, certain functions were sometimes no longer available (e.g. media player, search for updates...)

System:

  • Change - Push service: Various text changes to content of "Change notice" email
  • Fixed - Google Authenticator confirmation codes could not always be entered on the user interface

Additional improvements in FRITZ!OS 07.26-88173/88295/88296 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Telephony:

  • Fixed - Telephone numbers are not registered when advanced fallback protection is used

Home network:

  • Improved - Display of network connections optimized for larger networks
  • Fixed - Changing settings in the device details of certain network devices generated an unsuitable error message

Repeater:

  • Fixed - LAN connection interrupted after starting the FRITZ!Repeater
  • Fixed - Data transmission was interrupted for a few seconds when changing from 5 to 2.4 GHz if the FRITZ!Repeater was positioned unfavorably
  • Fixed - video streaming interruptions when using IPv6 connections

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-88281

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-88281

System

  • Improvement - Stability

Wi-Fi

  • Improvement - Stability

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87633

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87633

Mobile:

  • Improved - New modem firmware with various optimizations and improved stability

DSL:

  • Fixed - Possible DSL instabilities since FRITZ! OS 7.21 for Keymile DSLAMs with Intel line cards

Internet:

  • Fixed - In certain constellations, a VPN connection no longer worked after fallback/re-fallback of the primary Internet connection in parallel or fallback mode
  • Fixed - No IPv6 over LTE if LTE is the primary Internet connection in parallel or fallback mode
  • Fixed - In provider tariffs for fallback or parallel operation, the TR069 service sometimes did not switch to the secondary interface if the primary Internet connection failed
  • Fixed - No display of the IPv6 interface ID in the device share

Home Network:

  • Improved - Optimized display of network connections for larger networks

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87633 (within FRITZ! Lab)

DSL:

  • Fixed - Incomplete QLN and HLOG data transmitted to the carrier with negotiated VDSL-LR

Internet:

  • Change - SMS sending is only possible if the "Additional confirmation" function is activated
  • Fixed - VPN connections on the basis of third-party providers were sometimes interrupted after long connection times
  • Fixed - Pushmail for SMS contained a preceding '0' at the beginning of the message text

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Stability
  • Fixed - Possible problems when registering repeaters after changing the WLAN encryption from "WPA2 + WPA3" to "unencrypted"
  • Fixed - Incorrect labeling in the legend below the "Use of the Wi-Fi Channels" diagram on the "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channels" page

Telephony:

  • Fixed - After editing CompanyFlex Cloud PBX telephone numbers, these numbers were no longer registered
  • Fixed - No display of call blocks when the list contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - Searches in the telephone book could be performed using a name, but not a telephone number
  • Fixed - Configuration of internal fax function not possible when a telephone book contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - When using encrypted telephony, the telephones on the FRITZ! Box could ring endlessly after the caller abandoned a call before accepting the call
  • Fixed - Three-party conference did not work on an analog telephone in rare cases

DECT:

  • Fixed - After long operation times, certain functions were sometimes no longer available (e.g. media player, search for updates...)

Home Network:

  • Fixed - Changing settings in the Device Details of certain network devices generated an unsuitable error message

System:

  • Fixed - Push Service: Various corrections to the content of the e-mail

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87632

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87632

Mobile:

  • Improved - New modem firmware with various optimizations and improved stability

Home Network:

  • Improved - Optimized display of network connections for larger networks

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87632 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Change - SMS sending is only possible if the "Additional confirmation" function is activated
  • Fixed - VPN connections on the basis of third-party providers were sometimes interrupted after long connection times
  • Fixed - Pushmail for SMS contained a preceding '0' at the beginning of the message text

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Stability
  • Fixed - Possible problems when registering repeaters after changing the WLAN encryption from "WPA2 + WPA3" to "unencrypted"
  • Fixed - Incorrect labeling in the legend below the "Use of the Wi-Fi Channels" diagram on the "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channels" page

Telephony:

  • Fixed - After editing CompanyFlex Cloud PBX telephone numbers, these numbers were no longer registered
  • Fixed - No display of call blocks when the list contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - Searches in the telephone book could be performed using a name, but not a telephone number
  • Fixed - Configuration of internal fax function not possible when a telephone book contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - When using encrypted telephony, the telephones on the FRITZ! Box could ring endlessly after the caller abandoned a call before accepting the call
  • Fixed - Three-party conference did not work on an analog telephone in rare cases

DECT:

  • Fixed - After long operation times, certain functions were sometimes no longer available (e.g. media player, search for updates...)

Home Network:

  • Fixed - Changing settings in the Device Details of certain network devices generated an unsuitable error message

System:

  • Fixed - Push Service: Various corrections to the content of the e-mail

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87629-87631

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87629-87631


Mobile:

  • Improved - New modem firmware with various optimizations and improved stability (6820 LTE v2 and v3 only)

Wi-Fi:

  • Fixed - No picture could be added for the WLAN pre-switch page

Home Network:

  • Improved - Optimized display of network connections for larger networks

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87629-87631 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Change - SMS sending is only possible if the "Additional confirmation" function is activated
  • Fixed - VPN connections on the basis of third-party providers were sometimes interrupted after long connection times
  • Fixed - Pushmail for SMS contained a preceding '0' at the beginning of the message text

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Stability
  • Fixed - Possible problems when registering repeaters after changing the WLAN encryption from "WPA2 + WPA3" to "unencrypted"
  • Fixed - Incorrect labeling in the legend below the "Use of the Wi-Fi Channels" diagram on the "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channels" page

Home Network:

  • Fixed - Changing settings in the Device Details of certain network devices generated an unsuitable error message

System:

  • Fixed - Push Service: Various corrections to the content of the e-mail

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87580

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87580 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Telephony:

  • Fixed - Telephone numbers are not registered when advanced fallback protection is used

Internet:

  • Fixed - VPN connections on the basis of third-party providers were sometimes interrupted after long connection times

DECT:

  • Fixed - After long operation times, certain functions were sometimes no longer available (e.g. media player, search for updates...)

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87503

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87503 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Internet access via WLAN could not be configured

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87502

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87502 (within FRITZ! Lab)

System:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87529/87531

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87529/87531 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Wi-Fi:

  • Fixed - In very rare cases, a channel width of 20 MHz instead of 160 MHz was used in the 5 GHz band

System:

  • Fixed - Push Service: Various corrections to the content of the e-mail

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87448

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87448 (within FRITZ! Lab)

System:

  • Fixed - Detail corrections

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87419/87420

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87419/87420

Wireless:

  • Fixed - Incorrect labeling in the legend below the "Use of the Wi-Fi Channels" diagram on the "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channels" page
  • Improved - Interoperability against certain WLAN N devices increased

Telephony:

  • Fixed - After editing CompanyFlex Cloud PBX telephone numbers, these numbers were no longer registered
  • Fixed - Searches in the telephone book could be performed using a name, but not a telephone number
  • Fixed - Configuration of internal fax function not possible when a telephone book contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - Three-party conference did not work on an analog telephone in rare cases

Home Network:

  • Improved - Optimized display of network connections for larger networks
  • Fixed - Changing settings in the Device Details of certain network devices generated an unsuitable error message

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87413

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87413

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87308

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87308

Telephony:

  • Fixed - After editing CompanyFlex Cloud PBX telephone numbers, these numbers were no longer registered
  • Fixed - Searches in the telephone book could be performed using a name, but not a telephone number
  • Fixed - Configuration of internal fax function not possible when a telephone book contained an entry without a telephone number
  • Fixed - Three-party conference did not work on an analog telephone in rare cases

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87308 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Wi-Fi:

  • Fixed - Incorrect labeling in the legend below the "Use of the Wi-Fi Channels" diagram on the "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channels" page

Home Network:

  • Improved - Optimized display of network connections for larger networks
  • Fixed - Changing settings in the Device Details of certain network devices generated an unsuitable error message

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87307/87309

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87307/87309 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Increased stability
  • Fixed - Sporadic connection drops when using a FRITZ!WLAN Repeater

System:

  • Fixed - When selecting "Back to official FRITZ!OS" and using a backup file, factory settings are loaded when restarting

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87274/87278/87279/87281

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87274/87278/87279/87281 (within FRITZ! Lab)

  • Improved - Improved stability when used in an enviroment with higher temperature
  • Fixed - Improved maximum throughput when used with current Apple iOS devices (only FRTZ!Repeater 2400)

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87215/87216

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87215/87216

System:

  • Improved - System stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87165

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87165

Wi-Fi:

  • Wi-Fi - Stability and interoperability with some Wi-Fi clients

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87149/87151

Further improvements in FRITZ!OS 7.24-87149/87151 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • NEW- O2 added as internet provider for cable connections in the configuration wizard (6591 and 6660 only)

Wi-Fi (6660 only):

  • Fixed - Possible crash when detecting a source of interference in the 2.4 GHz band
  • Fixed - Display of the "Noise Floor" values for on the "Wireless/Wi-Fi channel" page corrected
  • Fixed - WPS always fails according to the dialog on the "Wi-Fi/Security/WPS Quick Connect" page, although the function was actually successful
  • Changed - Number of connections to wireless repeaters limited to a maximum of eight

System:

  • Improved - Various minor optimizations

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-87037

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-87037 (within FRITZ! Lab)

DSL

  • Improved - Stability

System

  • Improved - Stability

WLAN

  • Fixed - Error messsage "Wi-Fi registration failed (5 GHz). Maximum number of wireless devices that can be used simultaneously has been reached. #0116"
  • Fixed - Connected Wi-Fi clients are displayed as unused clients
  • Improved - Stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86999

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86999 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Wi-Fi:

  • Improvement - Stability raised
  • Improvement - Wi-Fi autochannel function optimized

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86729

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86729 (within FRITZ! Lab)

System:

  • Fixed - After factory settings are restored, connected clients can connect to the internet only after the LAN cable is removed and reinserted.

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86534

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86534 (within FRITZ! Lab)

System:

  • Fixed - Minor details in translations for all languages.

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86534

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86534 (within FRITZ! Lab)

System:

  • Improved - completed translation

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86459

  • Initial Lab Version for FRITZ!Box 7560
  • This change log lists the innovations for this model since the release version FRITZ!OS 7.12

New Features of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86459

Internet:

  • NEW - Prioritization of a network device above all others; this property can be enabled in the "Details" of the device in the home network

Telephony:

  • NEW - Fax function: Journal for received and sent fax messages

DECT/FRITZ!Fon:

  • NEW - New start screen with current weather information

Smarthome:

  • NEW - Roller shutter control via the FRITZ!Box user interface
  • NEW - Roller shutter control via FRITZ!DECT 440
  • NEW - Humidity display on the FRITZ!DECT 440, on the FRITZ!Fon and in the FRITZ!Box user interface (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - Wi-Fi guest access can be switched on and off at the touch of a button on the FRITZ!DECT 440 and display of the QR code (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - Answering machine can be switched on and off at the touch of a button on the FRITZ!DECT 440 (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - "Wake/Sleep" light sequence for the FRITZ!DECT 500 and for HAN-FUN color LED lights via "Automatic Switching"
  • NEW - Template for fast configuration of color settings and brightness
  • NEW - Template for fast configuration of roller shutter position
  • NEW - With a click on the button, an internal telephone rings and displays a short message [3]

System:

  • NEW - Change visibility of password during assignment and entry (eye icon)

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86459

Internet:

  • Improved - Management of tickets in parental controls
  • Improved - Device status (active/not active) is displayed in the selection of devices for port sharing
  • Improved - Clearer display of port sharing overview on mobile devices
  • Improved - Assignment to devices added to the access profile settings in the parental controls
  • Improved - Optimized retry function for DNS over TLS (DoT)
  • Improved - Port sharing allowed when the requesting IP address and destination IP are not the same but reference the same physical device
  • Improved - Event message when port 80 temporarily released for sharing in order to issue certificate for letsencrypt.org
  • Improved - DNS over TLS (DoT) more robust for remote sites that are missing or do not respond
  • Improved - DNS over TLS (DoT) more robust through less frequent latency measurement
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles in modem mode when using a non-functioning ADSL line
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles and internet access via WAN/LAN 1 was not started under certain initial conditions present at the time of activation
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles in modem mode when using a non-functioning ADSL line
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles and internet access via WAN/LAN 1 was not started under certain initial conditions present at the time of activation
  • Fixed - In factory settings the first VPN connection could not be enabled for a single instance
  • Fixed - Formatting errors occured in the configuration of IPv6 routes
  • Fixed - VPN connections via L2TP (e.g. in Windows 10) were unexpectedly slow
  • Fixed - Display corrected in the port sharing overview
  • Fixed - Device block had no effect in certain scenarios
  • Fixed - When a FRITZ!Box was operated behind certain cable modems, brief interruptions of the internet connection occurred every 12 hours

DSL:

  • Improved - Better stability and interoperability
  • Improved - Better interoperability with Long Reach VDSL (7530 and 7590 only)

Wireless:

  • Improved - Reworked "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channel" page
  • Improved - Improved messages on Wi-Fi under "System / Event Log"
  • Improved - Detection of multiple parallel WPS activations improved
  • Improved - Naming of Wi-Fi guest access (SSID, preassigned) depends on selected language
  • Improved - Improved auto channel function after detection of interference sources (5-GHz band)
  • Improved - Better stability
  • Change - In "Mesh Repeater" operating mode, only Wi-Fi networks with visible names are shown for selection of the Mesh Master

Telephony:

  • Improved - Completely reworked settings pages for call diversion and call blocks
  • Improved - Option added for call diversion to a certain local telephone
  • Improved - First Configuration wizard offers configuration of a telephone
  • Improved - Better compatibility of the FRITZ!Box's SIP registrar to the SIP client Line Phone
  • Improved - Better compatibility to telephone providers Easybell and VoIPfoneUK
  • Improved - Enhanced compatibility for encrypted telephony
  • Improved - For country setting "Germany" and telephone number configured automatically by provider, the area code included in the number is detected automatically and adopted in the line settings
  • Improved - Integration of multiple CardDAV telephone books supported
  • Improved - Forwarding of calls accepted on Snom IP telephones supported without query
  • Improved - Setting for using internal fax machine added to "Send Faxes Only"
  • Improved - The "Email" and "RSS" tabs are hidden in the "Telephony / Telephony Devices" menu when DECT is switched off
  • Improved - Display and management of entries in telephone books completely reworked (among others, photo visible in overview, columns can be selected for display, and selection of multiple entries added as well as copying and moving entries between telephone books)
  • Improved - Settings for sending and receiving faxes combined under "Telephony / Telephony Devices"
  • Improved - After all new received fax documents in the fax journal have been viewed, the Info LED stops flashing
  • Improved - Stability
  • Change - New network configuration taken into account for telephony provider Tiscali (Italy)
  • Fixed - Telekom SIP trunking account could not be disabled

Home Network:

  • Improved - Faster display of network connections in very large networks
  • Improved - When leaving the device details a message concerning changed device names is displayed only if the name was actually changed
  • Change - When an individual name is set for the FRITZ!Box, the name of the working group for home network sharing ("USB/Storage") remains unchanged
  • Fixed - The section for blocking devices was displayed in the device details of guest devices even though this function is reserved for home network devices
  • Fixed - Changed IP settings of the FRITZ!Box were not offered for printing

USB:

  • Improved - In fritz.nas, multiple files can be selected using the shift key
  • Fixed - SMB sharing settings (fritz.box) were not displayed in the Windows network environment

Mobile Communications:

  • Improved - New option for generic integration of different variants of known mobile broadband dongles "Compatibility mode for mobile broadband dongles"
  • Improved - Country-specific list of mobile network providers when FRITZ!Box used with a USB mobile network dongle (not for mobile network boxes)
  • Improved - Mobile network provider "Magenta Mobil" added for Austria
  • Improved - Support for Huawei E3372h-320 USB mobile network dongle

System:

  • Improved - Configuration wizard can be interrupted and resumed
  • Improved - A password can be made visible during entry ("eye") in the user interface
  • Improved - Various improvements in the First Configuration wizard
  • Improved - Query when leaving a website after changing settings
  • Improved - After a dispatch of support data to AVM is concluded, a second displatch can be started immediately without any wait time
  • Improved - Corrected details in the functional diagnostics in the Mesh and USB areas
  • Change - Offer to switch to "Level III: Notify me about new versions of FRITZ!OS and install new versions automatically (recommended)" appears after updating only when "Level II: Notify me about new versions of FRITZ!OS and install necessary updates automatically" is configured
  • Change - The option to log in to a FRITZ!Box (user interface) without a password, which was not recommended, is no longer supported *1
  • Change - If "only with the FRITZ!Box password" was set up for logging in to the user interface, a FRITZ!Box user with the name "fritz" and a random four-digit number together with the FRITZ!Box password will be created automatically. To log in to the user interface in the home network, entering the FRITZ!Box password is still sufficient *2
  • Fixed - FRITZ!Box users could not be sorted in the overview

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86332

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86332

Mesh:

  • Fixed - Incorrect formatting in the mobile view of the "Mesh Settings" page on a FRITZ!Box in "Mesh Repeater" mode

Telephony:

  • Change - Adjustment to the changed behavior of the T-Net-Box when calls are rejected, for instance due to call blocks

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86332 (within FRITZ!Labor)

Wireless:

  • Fixed - Occasionally, registered wireless devices were not included in the list of registered wireless devices

Telephony:

  • Improved - "Name/Telephone Number" column added to the fax journal, and a new button to delete all entries
  • Change - "CompanyFlex Cloud" telephony profile reworked

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86449/86492/86493/86472/86473/86512/86513

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86449/86492/86493/86472/86473/86512/86513

Mesh:

  • Improved - Improved indications about adoption of settings enabled for a FRITZ!Box as Mesh Repeater
  • Fixed - Settings for Wi-Fi schedule could not be changed under some circumstances, if the setting "FRITZ!Box as a Mesh Repeater" was used
  • Fixed - For a FRITZ!Box configured as Mesh Master, but not as router (DHCP server), name and IP address of the router could not be changed

Mobile Communications:

  • Improved -Details for "Advanced failover protection" setting optimized

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86449/86492/86493/86472/86473/86512/86513 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Refreshing of links for FTP access corrected
  • Fixed - Display of MyFRITZ! internet connection was rendered too short
  • Fixed - Parental controls: A home network device could not be assigned to a different access profile
  • Fixed - After initial configuration, the "do not perform update" setting was set by default
  • Fixed - Online meter could not be reset
  • Fixed - In some cases VPN connections could be established after importing a VPN configuration file only after restarting

Wireless:

  • Improved - Behavior of "Wi-Fi auto channel" function upon radar detection improved (7590)
  • Improved - Better stability when wireless devices with Realtek chipsets are used
  • Fixed - On the "Wi-Fi / Mesh Repeater" page, unsuitable adjacent Wi-Fi networks (including some with hidden SSID) were offered for selection

Mesh:

  • Fixed - FRITZ!Powerline adapters without individually assigned names were shown in the "Mesh Overview" without name and IP address

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86318

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86318 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Mesh:

  • Fixed - Incorrect formatting in the mobile view of the "Mesh Settings" page on a FRITZ!Box in "Mesh Repeater" mode

Wi-Fi:

  • Fixed - Occasionally, registered wireless devices were not included in the list of registered wireless devices

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86263/86264/86226/86228

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86263/86264/86226/86228

Mesh:

  • Fixed - Incorrect formatting in the mobile view of the "Mesh Settings" page on a FRITZ!Box in "Mesh Repeater" mode

Telephony:

  • Change - Adjustment to the changed behavior of the T-Net-Box when calls are rejected, for instance due to call blocks

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86263/86264/86226/86228 (within FRITZ!Labor)

Wireless:

  • Fixed - Occasionally, registered wireless devices were not included in the list of registered wireless devices

Telephony:

  • Improved - "Name/Telephone Number" column added to the fax journal, and a new button to delete all entries
  • Change -  "CompanyFlex Cloud" telephony profile reworked

Home Network:

  • Fixed - Potentially unnecessary error message on fixed IP when saving device details removed

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-86171/86172

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86171/86172

Telephony:

  • Fixed - No registration due to missing PDN 2 when telephone numbers created for “Vodafone zuhause” (6850 only)
  • Fixed - During synchronization of entries in online contacts (CardDAV), in certain constellations all email addresses were deleted
  • Fixed - No voice transmission via SipGate Satellite and SipGate Browser
  • Fixed - No registration of telephone numbers with telephony profile for provider Vodafone Italia
  • Fixed - Editing of door intercom stations sometimes led to loss of email notification for door intercom stations
  • Fixed - After importing answering machine settings including saved messages into another FRITZ!Box model, sometimes the imported messages could no longer be played back

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-86171/86172 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - IP address of the PDN gateway is no longer rendered (6890 only)
  • Fixed - During configuration of port sharing, an incorrect message about an already assigned port was displayed
  • Fixed - Guest devices could be selected for prioritization, although prioritization is not supported for these devices
  • Fixed - For FRITZ!NAS internet sharing, if no DynDNS service was configured, the IPv6 address was displayed instead of the IPv4 address on DualStack lines (IPv4 & IPv6)
  • Fixed - Prioritization of devices did not work for devices with fixed IP address or circumvention of the FRITZ!Box’s DHCP server
  • Fixed - Entry field for setting the MTU manually was too small
  • Wireless:
  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - DSL information are disabled in operating mode “Use existing internet connection via Wi-Fi”

Telephony:

  • Fixed - Telephone number for incoming calls is not refreshed when IP telephones were edited
  • Fixed - Telephone numbers of the provider 1&1 could no longer register after editing via “Other provider”

System:

  • Improved - Error message when switching back to the release now refers directly to an incorrect password for the backup file
  • Change - The last user to login to the user interface from the home network is now saved in the browser and preselected upon the next login

Mobile Communications:

  • Improved - Optimized option for alternative initialization of mobile network dongles

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85886

  • Initial Lab Version for FRITZ!Box 4040
  • This change log lists the innovations for this model since the release version FRITZ!OS 7.14

New Functions starting with FRITZ!OS 7.24-85886

Internet:

  • NEW - Device block makes it easy for internet access to be switched on and off for individual devices in the parental controls
  • NEW - When parental controls are enabled, settings and ticket entry are displayed when the user interface (fritz.box) is opened
  • NEW - Support for encrypted resolution from domain names to IP addresses (DNS over TLS)
  • NEW - Simplified configuration for 1&1 connections without entry of 1&1 start code

Wireless:

  • NEW - Encryption according to the new WPA3 standard (including Wi-Fi guest access, connections to Mesh Repeaters and internet access via Wi-Fi with SAE)
  • NEW - An open Wi-Fi network can be offered at the Wi-Fi guest access, in which only data are transmitted in encrypted form (Enhanced Open/Opportunistic Wireless Encryption, OWE)

Mesh:

  • NEW - Performance Mesh Steering improves Wi-Fi connections for terminal devices that are used from on the go
  • NEW - Mesh auto-channel: Accounts for the Wi-Fi environment of the Mesh Repeater in selecting the best Wi-Fi channel for the entire Mesh

Home Network:

  • NEW - Network devices with blocked internet access (device block or parental controls) are marked in the entire user interface
  • NEW - Network passwords for the powerline network can be changed on FRITZ!Powerline connected directly (via LAN)

USB:

  • NEW - The SMBv3/v2 protocol of the Windows network drive function is supported by default; optionally, SMBv1 can still be supported

System:

  • NEW - Users supported in becoming acquainted with FRITZ!Box functions with welcome page
  • NEW - Setting of language, country and time zone for FRITZ!Box operation
  • NEW - Display of the user interface in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Polish or Spanish
  • NEW - Time period for automatic updates can be defined

Mobile Communications:

  • NEW - Expanded failover protection to automatically switch to an internet connection using the mobile broadband modem when the internet connection via the DSL or WAN connection fails

Internet:

  • NEW - Prioritization of a network device above all others; this property can be enabled in the "Details" of the device in the home network [1]

System:

  • NEW - Change visibility of password during assignment and entry (eye icon)
  • NEW - Data backup for internal storage (ring tones, images, voice messages)

Additional improvements starting with FRITZ!OS 07.24-85886

Wireless:

  • Improved - Reworked messages on DFS wait time under "System / Event Log"
  • Improved - Improved auto channel function after detection of interference sources (5-GHz band)
  • Improved - New message under "System / Event Log" when the maximum number of wireless repeaters is exceeded
  • Improved - Naming of Wi-Fi guest access (SSID, preassigned) depends on selected language
  • Improved - Reworked usability of teh "Wi-Fi / Wi-Fi Channel" page
  • Improved - Improved messages on Wi-Fi under "System / Event Log"
  • Improved - Detection of multiple parallel WPS activations improved
  • Improved - Redesigned the print output of information on the Wi-Fi network and Wi-Fi guest access
  • Improved: Improved messages on Wi-Fi ("System / Event Log")
  • Change - WPS/PIN method removed
  • Change - Outdated WPA/TKIP encryption removed
  • Change - Reworked information page (for instance, after changes to wireless LAN configuration)
  • Change - In Mesh Repeater operating mode, only Wi-Fi networks with visible names are shown for selection of the Mesh Master
  • Fixed - Text adjusted in the WPS concluded dialog
  • Fixed - Reworked test messages under "System / Event Log" (syslog)
  • Fixed - In the table of known wireless devices, the display of long names was incomplete in the tooltip function (mouseover)
  • Fixed - When parallel WPS registrations were detected they were not ended reliably
  • Fixed - Problems with enabling the radio network not used for the uplink in repeater mode (including Wi-Fi guest access)
  • Fixed - Channel selection in the 2.4-GHz band corrected for the "Auto Channel" setting
  • Fixed - Erroneous texts on the Wi-Fi info sheet
  • Fixed - When the Wi-Fi guest access was enabled, in some instances wireless devices were deregistered from the main Wi-Fi access (5-GHz band)
  • Fixed - "Wireless / Guest access": Duration for disabling automatically could not be changed
  • Fixed - Sorting by MAC addresses in "Wireless / Radio Network / Security" did not work
  • Fixed - Time stamp "Wireless LAN channels used" was incorrect (5-GHz band)
  • Fixed - "Delete" button for devices was displayed even if the device could not actually be deleted
  • Fixed - PMF option no longer offered for "WPA/TKIP" encryption selection
  • Fixed - Detection of interference did not work under certain rare circumstances

Home Network:

  • Improved - Layout corrections to the device details for prioritization
  • Improved - Improved display of prioritized devices
  • Improved - "Mesh" added to properties in the network connection overview
  • Improved - Device name displayed the same everywhere in the Mesh
  • Improved - "Reset" function in details of network devices for deleting all settings for this device
  • Improved - Mesh icon shifted in the Mesh table from the "Connections" column to the "Properties" column
  • Improved - Notification in FRITZ!Box log when a network loop is created (for instance, simultaneous LAN and wireless connection to the same device)
  • Improved - Reliable display of new AVM Powerline products in the FRITZ!Box home network
  • Improved - More reliable indication of low powerline data rates in the FRITZ!Box home network
  • Improved - Faster display of network connections in very large networks
  • Improved - When leaving the device details a message concerning changed device names is displayed only if the name was actually changed
  • Change - When an individual name is set for the FRITZ!Box, the name of the working group for home network sharing ("USB/Storage") remains unchanged
  • Change - "Smart Home" menu moved to top menu level and "DECT" menu moved to the telephony menu
  • Fixed - Changed IP settings of the FRITZ!Box were not offered for printing
  • Fixed - The section for blocking devices was displayed in the device details of guest devices even though this function is reserved for home network devices
  • Fixed - Superfluous comma in the depiction of the "Mesh Overview" when FRITZ! products were displayed vertically

System:

  • Improved - Corrected details in the "Diagnostics / Function" for the Mesh and USB areas
  • Improved - Update process more robust for potential DNS problems
  • Improved - After dispatch of support data to AVM is concluded, support data can be resent without any wait time
  • Improved - Upon the first restart after the update, activation of automatic updates is offered (auto-update level III)
  • Improved - Warning on the FRITZ!Box Overview on selected settings that are not recommended
  • Improved - New menu symbols for "Overview" and "Smart Home"
  • Improved - Modernized display of "LEDs" and other symbols throughout the user interface
  • Improved - Page structure simplified in many areas of the user interface to improve usability
  • Improved - Diagnostics check expanded to include "Mesh", "Internet", "DECT" and "Wi-Fi"
  • Improved - Reworked concept for navigation in the wizard for first configuration
  • Improved - Overview of authorized apps in the "System / FRITZ!Box Users" area now also includes rights and time of last login
  • Improved - Separate restoration of settings in the "Smart Home" and "Telephony" areas
  • Improved - "FRITZ!Box Info" push service now includes maximum number of events
  • Improved - "FRITZ!Box Info" push service now includes an option for information on the "Home network"
  • Improved - Update information is included in event log (visible only with the next update)
  • Improved - Popup informing about outdated browser when opening FRITZ!Box interface
  • Improved - FRITZ!Box support page now includes option to send support data directly to AVM
  • Improved - Better stability in the update process
  • Improved - Improvements to details under "Diagnostics / Function"
  • Change - The option to log in to a FRITZ!Box (user interface) without a password, which was not recommended, is no longer supported *1
  • Change - If "only with the FRITZ!Box password" was set up for logging in to the user interface, a FRITZ!Box user with the name "fritz" and a random four-digit number together with the FRITZ!Box password will be created automatically. To log in to the user interface in the home network, entering the FRITZ!Box password is still sufficient. *2
  • Change - Update setting upon delivery is now auto update level III (updates are installed automatically)
  • Change - User with the name "ftpuser-internet" is deleted
  • Change - Assignment of an email address to a user no longer required (existing email addresses remain after an update)
  • Fixed - Push service occasionally sent incorrect mails
  • Fixed - Number of messages in "System / Event Log" was too restricted in some areas
  • Fixed - FRITZ!Box users could not be sorted in the overview
  • Fixed - When push services were enabled for the fax function, an error message was shown for no reason
  • Fixed - Speed display for LAN ports was not correct
  • Fixed - Error message returned despite successful restoration of factory settings

Internet:

  • Improved - For internet access via LAN 1 speeds higher than 1 Gbit/s can now be configured in the user interface
  • Improved - Management of tickets in parental controls
  • Improved - Device status (active/not active) displayed in the selection of devices for port sharing
  • Improved - Clearer display of port sharing overview on mobile devices
  • Improved - Settings added to the access profile settings in the parental controls for assigning devices
  • Improved - Optimized retry function for DNS over TLS (DoT)
  • Improved - Port sharing allowed when the requesting IP address and destination IP are not the same but reference the same physical device
  • Improved - Event message when port 80 temporarily released for sharing in order to issue certificate for letsencrypt.org
  • Improved - DNS over TLS (DoT) more robust for remote sites that are missing or do not respond
  • Improved - DNS over TLS (DoT) more robust through less frequent latency measurement
  • Improved - Ticket for parental controls can be entered before start of online block, so that usage time can be extended without interruption
  • Improved - Message upon failed ticket entry (parental controls)
  • Improved - Any domain name can be used to address a VPN remote peer, not just MyFRITZ! domain names
  • Improved - IP address range for the guest network increased to up to 253 devices
  • Improved - Use of a VPN connection can be restricted to certain devices in the home network
  • Improved - Incorrect configuration prevented by using the same network address on both sides of a LAN-LAN linkup for VPN
  • Improved - NetBIOS permission can be configured individually for a single VPN connection
  • Improved - Support for multiple DNS queries over a single TCP connection
  • Improved - In the context of encrypted name resolution (DNS over TLS, DoT), SNI (Server Name Indication) is supported
  • Improved - Display and modification of the IPv6 Interface ID under "Home Network / Network / Network Connections"
  • Improved - IPv6 prefix delegations and IPv6 subnets are displayed under "Home Network / Network / Network Settings"
  • Improved - Access to the myfritz.net domain for a downstream FRITZ!Box registered with MyFRITZ! allowed from the home network
  • Change - Button for changing the access profiles under the Parental Controls Overview in the user interface
  • Change - IP compression (data compression) is no longer supported in VPN connections
  • Change - Unnecessary settings option for connection speed removed from "IP Client" mode
  • Change - "Emule" protocol removed from selection list for port sharing
  • Change - Kabel BW and Unitymedia removed from provider list
  • Fixed - Online Monitor for mobile communications did not always show data when "Advanced Failover Protection" was enabled
  • Fixed - Prioritization was incorrectly offered in the details of guest devices, although the function is not available in the guest network
  • Fixed - The unsupported function "Disable NAT" was offered
  • Fixed - During configuration of port sharing, a message incorrectly notified that the port was already assigned
  • Fixed - Addition of a network application to "Internet / Filters" was rejected with error code 1
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles in modem mode when using a non-functioning ADSL line
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles and internet access via WAN/LAN 1 was not started under certain initial conditions present at the time of activation
  • Fixed - In factory settings the first VPN connection could not be enabled for a single instance
  • Fixed - Device block had no effect in certain scenarios
  • Fixed - When a FRITZ!Box was operated behind certain cable modems, brief interruptions of the internet connection occurred every 12 hours
  • Fixed - Display corrected in the port sharing overview
  • Fixed - Changes in prioritziation were adopted despite cancellation of change
  • Fixed - Formatting errors occured in the configuration of IPv6 routes
  • Fixed - VPN connections via L2TP (e.g. in Windows 10) were unexpectedly slow
  • Fixed - When configuring sharing on a FRITZ!Box without an internet connection, error messages on the missing IP address were incomplete
  • Fixed - In the VPN overview table "local network" was missing and "remote network" left empty
  • Fixed - VPN connection name was not displayed in network connections and Mesh Overview
  • Fixed - No automatic Wake on LAN (WoL) via VPN
  • Fixed - Devices that are connected to a downstream router via IPv6 prefix delegation received no IPv6 internet connection when parental controls were enabled
  • Fixed - Devices that are connected to a downstream router via IPv4 static routes received no IPv4 internet connection when parental controls were enabled
  • Fixed - Port sharing for different devices with the same name could not be created
  • Fixed - Adaptations of DSL line speed were no longer accounted for after restart
  • Fixed - Occasional restarts of FRITZ!Box during many parallel FTP transmissions over WAN
  • Fixed - Problems with umlauts in the parental control filter lists
  • Fixed - Guest network lock in the parental controls did not lock reliably
  • Fixed - Prioritization settings for devices with the "Everything except surfing and mail" access profile were no longer applied after rebooting

Mesh:

  • Improved - Mesh steering evaluates and accounts for connection type and the speed of different connection paths in steering decision
  • Improved - Better detection of terminal devices that cannot be rerouted via Mesh steering
  • Improved - Rendering of settings on (DHCP) device name, media server name and SMB name on the user interface of Mesh Repeaters improved
  • Improved - Improved text for configuration of a FRITZ!Box as a Mesh Repeater
  • Change - On a FRITZ!Box configured as a Mesh Repeater, the option for adopting the settings in the Mesh is offered only after Mesh was enabled on this FRITZ!Box
  • Change - Name and workgroup of home network sharing (SMB) are no longer adopted in the Mesh, but can be configured individually on the user interface of the FRITZ!Box that is the Mesh Repeater
  • Fixed - For wireless guest access the steering characteristics (11k/v) of wireless devices were not taken into account correctly (Google Pixel 2 and SAMSUNG S10)
  • Fixed - In certain cases a FRITZ!Repeater was displayed twice in the Mesh Overview of the FRITZ!Box
  • Fixed - When telephony in the Mesh is used, telephony registration of a FRITZ!Box used as a Mesh Repeater was sometimes prevented by the Mesh Master
  • Fixed: Display of FRITZ!Powerline 520/530E in the Mesh connection diagram not correct

USB:

  • Improved - The "USB Devices" and "Storage (NAS)" pages on the user interface were integrated into "USB/Storage" and simplified
  • Improved - Media contents like images, music and videos are indexed automatically faster with "Refresh index automatically" and made available to the home network
  • Improved - When creating new release links on fritz.nas, the user is informed if the FRITZ!Box is not accessible from the internet
  • Improved - In fritz.nas, multiple files can be selected using the shift key
  • Fixed - A folder released for sharing was not rendered legibly under "Sharing"
  • Fixed - When uploading a file to fritz.nas by Drag & Drop, each file was uploaded twice
  • Fixed - The time information "Changed On" was given incorrectly on fritz.nas if the language was not set to German in the FRITZ!Box
  • Fixed - SMB sharing settings (fritz.box) were not displayed in the Windows network environment
  • Fixed - Online storage was not always reconnected after automatic DSL disconnection

Mobile Communications:

  • Fixed - No internet connection with LTE mobile communications dongles from Huawei when using a rate without LTE support
  • Fixed - Detail corrections to settings and status information when using mobile dongles
  • Fixed - Received SMS messages were sometimes rendered with only partial text or with an incorrect time stamp in the push service and in messages in the "System / Event Log"
  • Fixed - Not all of the settings for the SMS message push service could be changed

Security:

  • Improved - More detailed message about security-relevant changes under "System / Event Log"
  • Improved - Display of the ports that can be reached from the home network under "Diagnostics / Security"
  • Improved - Additional confirmation is now possible in the home network as well via TOTP apps like Google Authenticator
  • Change - Waiting for the additional confirmation of a change is indicated by the flashing of all LEDs

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85840/85841

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85840/85841

USB:

  • Fixed - Online storage was not always reconnected after DSL disconnection by internet provider

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85840/85841 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Improved - Pages for active device block reworked

DSL:

  • Improved - Long Reach VDSL interoperability (7530 and 7590 only)

Wireless:

  • Improved - Reworked messages under “System / Event Log” (syslog)
  • Fixed - Text for WPS end dialog adapted

Home Network:

  • Improved - Improved display of prioritized devices
  • Fixed - Superfluous comma in diagram of Mesh Overview of vertical displayed FRITZ! products

System:

  • Fixed - Push Service sometimes sent wrong email

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85812/85813

Fixes and improvements with FRITZ!OS 7.24-85812/85813

  • Fixed - rong tip regarding the use of the FRITZ!Box password when mesh is not activated
  • Fixed - Changes in the network settings were not applied when the user switched between different settings
  • Fixed - Number of messages in "System / Event Log" was too smal in some areas
  • Fixed - When parallel WPS registrations were detected they were not ended reliably
  • Fixed - Wrong default country after setting factory defaults (only for german editions of FRITZ!Repeater)

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85567/86287

New Features of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85567/86287

Telephony:

  • NEW - Support for “Telekom CompanyFlex Cloud”

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85567/86287

Mobile Communications:

  • Fixed - Online Monitor for mobile communications did not always show data when “Advanced Failover Protection” was enabled

System:

  • Fixed - Number of messages in “System / Event Log” was too smal in some areas

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85567/86287 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Prioritization was incorrectly offered in the details of guest devices, although the function is not available in the guest network
  • Fixed - The unsupported function “Disable NAT” was offered
  • Fixed - During configuration of port sharing, a message incorrectly notified that the port was already assigned

Wireless:

  • Improved - Stability increased
  • Fixed - In the table of known wireless devices, the display of long names was incomplete in the tooltip function (mouseover)
  • Fixed - After WPS was concluded for the guest access, the “Wi-Fi / Security / WPS Quick Connection” page was not displayed
  • Fixed - When parallel WPS registrations were detected they were not ended reliably
  • Fixed - Problems with enabling the radio network not used for the uplink in repeater mode (including Wi-Fi guest access)

Telephony:

  • Fixed - Email configuration for a registered FRITZ!Fon was not possible (under “Telephony / Telephony Devices”)
  • Fixed - The detailed information on voice transmission showed the use of encrypted telephony only for the first telephone number of a SIP trunk (CompanyFlex)

USB:

  • Fixed - Data transmission via network drive function (SMB) failed with the Windows error message “STATUS_NO_MEMORY”

System:

  • Improved - Better stability in the update process

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85520/85522/85831/85832

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85520/85522/85831/85832

Internet:

  • Fixed - Online Monitor for mobile communications did not always show data when “Advanced Failover Protection” was enabled

System:

  • Fixed - Number of messages in “System / Event Log” was too smal in some areas

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85520/85522/85831/85832 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Prioritization was incorrectly offered in the details of guest devices, although the function is not available in the guest network
  • Fixed - The unsupported function “Disable NAT” was offered
  • Fixed - During configuration of port sharing, a message incorrectly notified that the port was already assigned

Wireless:

  • Improved - Stability increased
  • Fixed - In the table of known wireless devices, the display of long names was incomplete in the tooltip function (mouseover)
  • Fixed - After WPS was concluded for the guest access, the “Wi-Fi / Security / WPS Quick Connection” page was not displayed
  • Fixed - When parallel WPS registrations were detected they were not ended reliably
  • Fixed - Problems with enabling the radio network not used for the uplink in repeater mode (including Wi-Fi guest access)

Telephony:

  • Fixed - Email configuration for a registered FRITZ!Fon was not possible (under “Telephony / Telephony Devices”)
  • Fixed - The detailed information on voice transmission showed the use of encrypted telephony only for the first telephone number of a SIP trunk (CompanyFlex)

USB:

  • Fixed - Data transmission via network drive function (SMB) failed with the Windows error message “STATUS_NO_MEMORY”

System:

  • Improved - Better stability in the update process

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-854xx

Fixes and improvements with FRITZ!OS 7.24-854xx

  • Improved - Improved stability
  • Fixed - The "Support" page could no longer be opened directly
  • Fixed - Unintentional display of LAN port settings
  • Fixed - Repeated promt for setting a password
  • Fixed - Wrong timestamp for the last FRITZ!OS update

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85384

New Features of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85384

Telephony:

  • NEW - Support for “Telekom CompanyFlex SIP-Trunk”

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85384

DSL:

  • Improved - Improved supervectoring 35b on some remote sites

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85384(within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Addition of a network application to “Internet / Filters” was rejected with error code 1
  • Fixed -The “Only surfing and mail allowed” setting had no function for the Wi-Fi guest access
  • Fixed - Web pages were loaded significantly slower or only partially

Telephony:

  • Improved - Enhanced stability in the context of encrypted telephony

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - Erroneous texts on the Wi-Fi info sheet

USB:

  • Fixed - FRITZ!NAS sharing links required entry of login data

System:

  • Improved - Improvements to details under “Diagnostics / Function”
  • Fixed - When push services were enabled for the fax function, an error message was shown for no reason
  • Fixed - The “Support” page could no longer be opened directly

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85338/85337

New functions of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85338/85337

Telephony:

  • NEW - Support for “Telekom CompanyFlex SIP-Trunk”

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85338/85337

Internet:

  • Fixed - Option for setting IPv6 addresses missing under “Home Network / Network / Network Settings” (6890 only)

DSL:

  • Improved - Improved supervectoring 35b on some remote sites (7590 only)

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85338/85337 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Addition of a network application to “Internet / Filters” was rejected with error code 1

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - Erroneous texts on the Wi-Fi info sheet

Telephony:

  • Improved - Enhanced stability in the context of encrypted telephony

System:

  • Improved - Improvements to details under “Diagnostics / Function”
  • Fixed - When push services were enabled for the fax function, an error message was shown for no reason

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-85134/85135

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-85134/85135 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - The “Only surfing and mail allowed” setting had no function for the Wi-Fi guest access
  • Fixed - No PPPoE connection despite working DSL connection (7590/GRX only)
  • Fixed - Web pages were loaded significantly slower or only partially (7590/7530 with 7.24-849xx)

USB:

  • Fixed - FRITZ!NAS sharing links required entry of login data

System:

  • Fixed - The “Support” page could no longer be opened directly

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-84972 / 84969

Note

FRITZ!Box 7530 and 6850 LTE start into FRITZ! Lab. Both FRITZ!Box models gain new features, improvements and bug fixes of the earlier FRITZ! Lab versions listed below.

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84969

Mobile communications:

  • Fixed - In certain constellations, frequent disconnection of the Internet connection (6850 and 6820v3)

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-84953

Note

FRITZ!OS 7.24-84953 for FRITZ!Box 6890 LTE contains all new features, improvements and bug fixes included in previous lab releases.

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84953

Mobile communication:

  • Improvement - Better stability

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-84940 / 84944

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84940 / 84944 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - The error message when an IPv4 address for a home network device was assigned twice was invisible
  • Fixed - Slow internet connection after update to 7.24-84707 (7590)

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability

Telephony:

  • Fixed - The icons for existing contact pictures were not being displayed in online contacts

Home Network:

  • Fixed - Rendering of the icon for a prioritized device was not always correctly assigned

System:

  • Improved - Reworked error handling when the “Access from the internet allowed” option was enabled and an invalid password was entered
  • Fixed - When MyFRITZ!App or the FRITZ!App Smart Home were configured for the first time, they could not be used while on the move or a message appeared stating that the login data were invalid

Mobile Communications:

  • Improved - New option for generic integration of different variants of known mobile broadband dongles "Compatibility mode for mobile broadband dongles"

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-84849 / 84853

Fixes and improvements with FRITZ!OS 7.24-84849 / 84853

  • Improved - Improved messages on Wi-Fi under "System / Event Log"
  • Improved - Detection of multiple parallel WPS activations improved
  • Improved - Reworked messages on DFS wait time under "System / Event Log"
  • Improved - Naming of Wi-Fi guest access (SSID, preassigned) depends on selected language
  • Improved - Improved stability
  • Fixed - In rare cases, multiple radar wait times occurred in the 5-GHz band followed by lost connections
  • Fixed - In rare cases, the 5-GHz connection to the FRITZ!Box was lost
  • Fixed - When Wi-Fi standard switched from "11a+n" to "11n+ac", problems with channel assignments occurred in some cases
  • Fixed - Incorrect message under "System / Event Log" for WPS during DFS wait time

 

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-84706/84707

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84706/84707

Internet:

  • Fixed - After failure of primary internet connection and fallback to secondary connection, no MyFRITZ! registration took place (6890 only)
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles in modem mode when using a non-functioning ADSL line
  • Fixed - Expanded failover protection with mobile dongles and internet access via WAN/LAN 1 was not started under certain initial conditions present at the time of activation

Telephony:

  • Fixed - After restart, registration of telephone numbers was occasionally not performed (6890 only)

Home Network:

  • Improved - Faster display of network connections in very large networks
  • Improved - When leaving the device details a message concerning changed device names is displayed only if the name was actually changed
  • Change - When an individual name is set for the FRITZ!Box, the name of the working group for home network sharing ("USB/Storage") remains unchanged

USB:

  • Improved - In fritz.nas, multiple files can be selected using the shift key
  • Fixed - SMB sharing settings (fritz.box) were not displayed in the Windows network environment

System:

  • Change - The option to log in to a FRITZ!Box (user interface) without a password, which was not recommended, is no longer supported. Note 1
  • Change - If "only with the FRITZ!Box password" was set up for logging in to the user interface, a FRITZ!Box user with the name "fritz" and a random four-digit number together with the FRITZ!Box password will be created automatically. To log in to the user interface in the home network, entering the FRITZ!Box password is still sufficient. Note 2
  • Fixed - Online meter showed incorrect data capacity (6591 and 6660 only)

Notes:

1.) The home network login mode without a password, which is not recommended, is no longer supported. For the initial access to the user interface after the FRITZ!OS update, the user needs to assign a FRITZ!Box password (additional confirmation required)

2.) Automatic generation of a user according to the naming structure fritz and a random four-digit number if login before the update took place only with the FRITZ!Box password. Important information for developers of apps that would like to register with FRITZ!Box can be found at https://avm.de/schnittstellen

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84706/84707 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Incorrect display of message "Your line does not support DOCSIS 3.1 in receive direction." even when there was no DOCSIS connection (FRITZ!Box Cable)
  • Fixed - Content of columns for "Online Time Today" and "Internet Use" were sometimes reversed

Wireless:

  • Improved - Better stability
  • Fixed - Problems with the processing of multicast packets resolved, e.g. for IPTV applications between Wi-Fi devices (7490)
  • Fixed - Various problems when changing channels with the setting "Set Wi-Fi channel settings automatically (recommended)" now fixed

Telephony:

  • Improved - Optimized details for telephone book and call diversions
  • Fixed After multiple selections in the telephone book, several actions were performed incorrectly or incompletely

USB:

  • Improved - Stability
  • Fixed - Links for sharing NAS contents incorrectly required FRITZ!Box login data

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-84158/84159

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84158/84159

Internet:

  • Fixed - Public subnet did not work in parallel operation after primary connection failed (6890 only)
  • Fixed - In factory settings the first VPN connection could not be enabled for a single instance

Telephony:

  • Improved - After all new received fax documents in the fax journal have been viewed, the Info LED stops flashing
  • Fixed - Telekom SIP trunking account could not be disabled

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84158/84159 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Telephony:

  • Improved - Optimized details in the new fax journal
  • Improved - More tolerant error handling for CardDAV servers that use Cloudflare (including Tellows)
  • Fixed - In the settings of the internal fax machine it was not possible to switch from "Send Faxes Only" to "Send and Receive Faxes"
  • Improved - Deletion of fax documents from the fax journal optimized
  • Fixed - Incorrect error message when wrong account data used for CardDAV-based telephone books
  • Fixed - No Registration of telephone numbers on a Mesh Repeater behind a FRITZ!Box 6890 operating as a Mesh Master

Smart Home:

  • Fixed - Unreliable countdown switching with FRITZ!DECT 200 and FRITZ!DECT 210

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-84070/84071

New Features of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84070/84071

Smart Home:

  • NEW -Internal telephone call can be initiated by template

System:

  • NEW - Change visibility of password during assignment and entry (eye icon)

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84070/84071

Internet:

  • Fixed - Device block had no effect in certain scenarios
  • Fixed - When a FRITZ!Box was operated behind certain cable modems, brief interruptions of the internet connection occurred every 12 hours

System:

  • Improved - Corrected details in the functional diagnostics in the Mesh and USB areas

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-84070/84071 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Home Network:

  • Improved - Layout corrections to the device details for prioritization

System:

  • Improved - Update process more robust when DNS problems arise

 

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-83655 / 83766 / 83768

Update: On 20 November 2020 FRITZ!Box 7490 and FRITZ!Box 6890 LTE joined this FRITZ! Lab. Their FRITZ! Lab firmware already includes all the features, improvements and fixes of FRITZ!Box 7590. Please take a look at the model specific notes in this changelog.

New Features of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83655 / 83766 / 83768

Telephony:

  • NEW - Fax function: Journal for received and sent faxes
  • Fixed - Search in online contacts did not work

Smart Home:

  • NEW - Humidity display on the FRITZ!DECT 440, on the FRITZ!Fon and in the FRITZ!Box user interface (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - Wi-Fi guest access can be switched on and off at the touch of a button on the FRITZ!DECT 440 and display of the QR code (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - Answering machine can be switched on and off at the touch of a button on the FRITZ!DECT 440 (starting with firmware update 5.10 for the FRITZ!DECT 440)
  • NEW - "Wake/Sleep" light sequence for the FRITZ!DECT 500 and for HAN-FUN color LED lights via "Automatic Switching"
  • NEW - Template for fast configuration of color settings and brightness
  • NEW - Template for fast configuration of roller shutter position

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83655 / 83766 / 83768

Mobile Communications (68xx):

  • Improved - New software for the mobile modem with improved stability of the mobile connection
  • Improved - Push service for SMS now also supports sent SMS
  • Improved - Optimizations for mobile radio in the diagnosis
  • Fixed - Start of the diagnosis sometimes leads to the reconnect of the mobile connection
  • Fixed - After the mobile connection was broken, there was sometimes no automatic attempt to re-establish the connection

Internet:

  • Fixed - Display corrected in the port sharing overview

DSL:

  • Improved - Better stability and interoperability
  • Improved - Better interoperability with Long Reach VDSL (7590, 7530 and 6890 LTE only)

Home Network:

  • Fixed - Changed IP settings of the FRITZ!Box were not offered for printing

System:

  • Fixed - FRITZ!Box users could not be sorted in the overview

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83655 / 83766 / 83768 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Changes in prioritziation were adopted despite cancellation of change

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Reworked messages on DFS wait time under "System / Event Log"
  • Fixed - When the Wi-Fi guest access was enabled, in some instances wireless devices were deregistered from the main Wi-Fi access (5-GHz band)

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-83272

New Features of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83272

Internet:

  • NEW - Prioritization of a network device above all others; this property can be enabled in the "Details" of the device in the home network

Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83272

Wi-Fi:

  • Improved - Improved auto channel function after detection of interference sources (5-GHz band)

Telephony:

  • Improved - The "Email" and "RSS" tabs are hidden in the "Telephony / Telephony Devices" menu when DECT is switched off
  • Improved - Display and management of entries in telephone books completely reworked (among others, photo visible in overview, columns can be selected for display, and selection of multiple entries added as well as copying and moving entries between telephone books)
  • Improved - Settings for sending and receiving faxes combined under "Telephony / Telephony Devices"

System:

  • Improved - After a dispatch of support data to AVM is concluded, a second displatch can be started immediately without any wait time

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83272 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - When the primary internet connection fails and advanced failover protection is activated, it was not possible to transfer support data to AVM

Telephony:

  • Improved - Received faxes are listed in a fax journal under "Telephony / Fax" (the fax journal can be viewed with this lab version, but cannot be used to display the faxes yet)

Changelog FRITZ!OS 07.24-83225

Further Improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83225

Internet:

  • Fixed - Formatting errors occured in the configuration of IPv6 routes
  • Fixed - VPN connections via L2TP (e.g. in Windows 10) were unexpectedly slow

Telephony:

  • Improved - Setting for using internal fax machine added to "Send Faxes Only"

Home Network:

  • Fixed - The section for blocking devices was displayed in the device details of guest devices even though this function is reserved for home network devices

Further improvements of FRITZ!OS 7.24-83225 (within FRITZ! Lab)

Internet:

  • Fixed - Data privacy statement could be selected in the installation wizard only when the MyFRITZ! checkbox was enabled