R7000 Open Source Firmware

DD-WRT Firmware Now Available for NETGEAR R7000P

The R7000, one of the best all-around routers for network performance, features, and gaming was improved even further with the R7000P (also known as the

Tomato by shibby for NETGEAR R6250, R6300v2, and R7000 Nighthawk 136-MultiWAN

Prolific and skilled developer shibby has released a new build of Tomato for several NETGEAR routers, including the R6250, R6300v2, and R7000 Nighthawk.

tomato shibby vs Victek for the Netgear r7000..

Im running dd-wrt kong on my R7000 and would like to try tomato. Wile reading I saw someone said that they use a driver that allows speeds similar to stock firmware. But my main reason for wanting to try it is that Ive had a hard time getting Policy based Routing to work properly.

R7000 QoS Not classifying Traffic on Tomato

Setup: R7000 Nighthawk, Firmware: Tomato by Shibby v1.18, Connection: Wired

How to make permanently 2 connections (VPN, normal) also for wifi?


i am a R7000 running official firmware. Here is my current needs and set up.

Issues with sharing a USB drive- Kong's firmware

Hey guys,


I'm having a terrible time trying to setup a 3TB external drive formatted via ext3 to work and hoping someone could help.  What I've done thus far:

1. Partitioned the drive into 2 partitions, a 500mb NFTS drive; and a second drive formatted via ext3 and named "jffs"

2. Plugged the drive in to the router, and then enabled Automatc Mount in the USB tab of Kong's firmware.  The drives show up here as mounted.  But see below for the first "unsupported" issue.


need help asap

I have bought the R7000 router and i wanted to change the radio bands but the default netgear firmware did not let me specify 2.4ghz to n only and 5ghz to ac only so i went ahead and installed ddwrt k3 and all was good however it was far to advanced for me as i havnt learned about ddwrt so i went to the update section in ddwrt gui and

Nighthawk R7000 separate access/time restrictions

I am new to the Netgear family and have been with Linksys for many years. I just bought a R7000. I love the router, but one of the main features that I miss having is the time restrictions in parental controls. Apparently this isn't offer through stock firmware. Is there any other way I can get this feature on this router?

How to allow for wireless access once in Bridge mode

Hi my name is Michael Hermenegildo, and I have bridged my router succesfully but it seems the custom software on the R7000 disables Wi Fi after bridging and only LAN ports work ... is this only for the stock firmware oe will custom firmware allow for wireless support in bridge mode as well?

Thank you for your time,


Difference between WS-C3850-48F-S and WS-C3850-48F-L

What is the difference between WS-C3850-48F-L and WS-C3850-48F-S ?The two models are sharing same hardware architecture, the difference is the software, WS-C3850-48F-L comes with LAN Base, WS-C3850-48F-S with IP Base. And WS-C3850-48F-L can be upgraded to WS-C3850-48F-S via software license.