Friday, 17 July 2009

DD-WRT Netgear WNDR3300

Just a quick post to help those trying to get the WNDR3300 to use the custom firmware DD-WRT.

1) Upgrade your WNDR3300 to the latest version of its firmware from Netgears website

2) Upgrade the firmware using this file:

3) Then upgrade using this file:

4) Once booted reset it to defaults.

If you have any problems try the 30/30/30 hard reset:
Hard Reset (aka 30/30/30 reset):

The following procedure will clear out the NVRAM and set dd-wrt back to default values:

* With the unit powered on, press and hold the reset button on back of unit for 30 seconds
* Without releasing the reset button, unplug the unit and hold reset for another 30 seconds
* Plug the unit back in STILL holding the reset button a final 30 seconds

Good Luck