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Author Topic: Questions on 3rd party FW and the emergency room  (Read 1218 times)

katasa

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Questions on 3rd party FW and the emergency room
« on: April 30, 2018, 07:30:13 PM »

Happy to receive my 882 and determined to flash a custom rom on the device for some necessary functions
i've noticed that there are some modded pre-compiled tomato firmwares for mt7621 devices, seems this device also meets the requirements
since ddwrt uses a specific factory-to-dd firmware in the emergency room, does it implies that i can't flash this generic one onto the device?
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katasa

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Re: Questions on 3rd party FW and the emergency room
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2018, 07:45:34 PM »

and, if it is impossible to flash through the emergency room, can i flash the custom FW through the converted ddwrt?
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Re: Questions on 3rd party FW and the emergency room
« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2018, 07:31:17 AM »

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Please review this:
http://forums.dlink.com/index.php?board=610.0

Do not use emergency recover room for flashing to 3rd party FW. Just use the routers Firmware Update web page UI feature to convert to DD-WRT.

You'll need to refer to DD-WRT for help and information after you have installed WRT:
https://dd-wrt.com/site/index
« Last Edit: May 02, 2018, 08:33:38 AM by FurryNutz »
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