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I flashed my TP-Link Router with DD-WRT, but it's been buggy. How do I go back to the stock firmware???

fsyowad 2,634 239 January 22, 2016 at 09:05 PM
I flashed my TP-LINK Archer C5 AC1200 Ver 1.20 ,with DD-WRT, but it's been buggy for me, after toying with the Qos settings a little. I reset the router and thought that would calm things down, but it did not. How do I go back to my original router firmware? I have some tech knowledge , but easy instructions would be appreciated.

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Thanks I will try it tomorrow. I reset my modem and everything may have settled down,( I was losing connection.) When it works, Qos seems to work well. I have a Sonos Connect, Roku, and Apple TV that I wanted to give
priority to on my network. Each is connected via ethernet.
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Did you make sure you followed all the directions like clear NVRAM? (USed to have to do this). Are you using a stable version of DD-WRT too? I suppose you could go back and always try it later.
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What version of DD WRT are you running? The 3.x kernel builds are all beta I believe, though I've had luck running the later ones.
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From what I've heard (I don't have one, so I've never tried it) OpenWRT is also a decent option with the C5/C7: https://wiki.openwrt.org/toh/tp-l...c7-wdr7500
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I like Tomato firmware
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