Airport Express firmware update

I had a Firmware Update for my Airport Express.

How can I update? I can only choose ignore, do not to update. In other words, what I did now.

Zu-updates information to update Firmware as airport-Basisstationen - Apple Support

It's funny. I think it's a bug.

Airport-Dienstprogramm 6.3.6 on El Capitan

"You are not allowed to create or update this content" - funny too.


This firmware it works now?

What model is the Express?

You can do it manually even if it is a bit complicated.

Re: proxy server annoy 7.6.7 update?

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    Unfortunately, not a really nothing you can other your advocate Support of Apple.

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