I've been round and round on this recently as well. Purchased the router at WalMart last month. Attempted to get Parental Controls set up. New router can't log into OpenDNS via the Netgear Genie app. OpenDNS claims that it is due to old firmware on the router (currently 1.01.11). Opened a ticket with Netgear.

Apr 05, 2018 How to update the router firmware [COMPLETE GUIDE Netgear routers also support firmware updates via the NETGEAR desktop genie software. To update the router firmware using this software, follow these steps: Start the NETGEAR desktop genie software and click Router Settings. When the login screen is displayed, enter admin as … Why You Need to Update Your Router Firmware - Consumer Reports

Netgear does provide the firmware, the update is not under user control. That's why there are no downloads made available to the public. Pretty much convinced …

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I took my router to my neighbors house who is on Spectrum (who is pushing the firmware updates), called tech support, told them I was my neighbor, told them I wanted to change my cable modem to my own (Netgear C6300), gave them the MAC Address, they turned it on, the upload and download lightning bolt looking arrows were flashing, that told me R6400 | WiFi Router | NETGEAR Support Find support for your NETGEAR R6400 wifi router including guides, troubleshooting articles, the latest firmware updates, and much more today. NETGEAR: How to update your WiFi firmware - YouTube Jan 14, 2015