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Title: Downloading Firmware and Driver for Valet, Valet Plus, and Valet Connector

Article ID: 22459

To ensure optimum performance for your Valet (M10), Valet Plus (M20), and Valet Connector (AM10), it is best to upgrade to the latest firmware and driver.  This article will guide you on how to download the latest firmware and driver for your Valet devices to be ready for upgrade.

Step 1:
Launch a web browser and go to the Linksys Support Site.

Step 2:
Enter the model number of your Valet device in the Enter model or keyword field.

Step 3:
You will then be directed to your Valet device’s support page.  Click on the Downloads tab and select the Hardware Version in the drop-down box.

QUICK TIP:  The hardware version can be found along with the model number of your Valet device.  If there is no version number beside the model number, it means that the device is a version 1.  For more details on where to look for the model number of your device, click here.

Once you have chosen the hardware version of your Valet device, all the available downloads for that particular model will be displayed.

Step 4:
Click the Download link to download the firmware or driver.


IMPORTANT:  Download the link for your specific operating system.

Step 5:
Make sure to accept the Linksys End User License Agreement.

Step 6:
When the File Download box appears, click Save.

Step 7:
On the Save As window, select a location where you want to place the file and then click Save.

IMPORTANT:  If the file you downloaded is a .zip file, you need to unzip it before you proceed with the upgrade process.  For step-by-step instructions on how to unzip the downloadable file, click here.

You can now proceed in upgrading your Valet device.  For instructions on upgrading the firmware of your Valet Hotspot, click here.  For Valet Connectors, click here.


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