FRITZ!Powerline 500E Service - Knowledge Base

FRITZ!Powerline 500E Service

Updating the FRITZ!Powerline firmware

There are several ways to install the latest firmware for your FRITZ!Powerline adapter:

  • Update with the FRITZ!Box user interface
  • Update using the FRITZ!Powerline software

1 Using the FRITZ!Box user interface to update

  1. Click "Home Network" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Mesh" or "Home Network Overview" in the "Home Network" menu.
  3. Click "Perform update" next to the respective FRITZ!Powerline adapter.

2 Using the FRITZ!Powerline software to update

  1. Start the FRITZ!Powerline software.
  2. Move the mouse pointer over the icon of the respective FRITZ!Powerline adapter.
  3. If an update is available, click "Update available..." (see fig.) and follow the instructions.

    Fig.: Info window for FRITZ!Powerline adapter