- Be sure you get the latest software and firmware when running the unit, so you get all the features you can out of it.
- It all depends, of course, on how the firmware is programmed to write and read data.
- Most devices will have the ability to be upgraded or repaired remotely, by downloading new firmware or software.
- Hobbyists have cracked the firmware, cracked the software, and someone has even cracked its creator's customer database.
- Once the new firmware is loaded, it becomes part of the modem, and the process need not be repeated.