I have provided firmware and WebUI of Huawei R215 (Huawei E5372) MiFi’s. Some people have bricked their devices using unsupported firmware and now his modem/router is in half dead state.

Huawei R215 - E5372 Flasher by fr3nsisRecently, Andreas Douros has tried to change the firmware of Vodafone R215 with Huawei E5372 and his device was bricked. Basically, Vodafone R215 keeps restarting again and again after flashing the firmware.

If you also facing the same problem, then this article will help you in repairing of Vodafone R215 / Huawei E5372 router.

How to Repair Bricked Vodafone R215 / Huawei E5372?

1. Remove the battery from the device and put it again.

2. Push menu button and then power button simultaneously.

3. You will see the Huawei / Vodafone logo and also some words like “Force download” for just one second!

4. Quickly release both buttons and push the menu button again while the words “Force download” appear on the screen.

5. If you are failed to doing so, then repeat the procedure again.

6. If it works, you’ll see a big arrow sign on your display and the words like “Don’t remove power” or something like that.

7. Now, you can start flashing with the correct firmware

you can try these:

Vodafone R215 Mobile Wifi Firmware Update (Vodafone Australia E5372) / R215MobileWifiFirmware_v3.1

Vodafone R215 Mobile Wifi Firmware v3.0

or any another firmware from this links.


Another Solution:

1. Download Huawei R215 – E5372 Flasher Tool and leave it running on PC.

2. Connect Vodafone R215 / Huawei E5372 to PC using its USB cable.

3. Remove the battery and install the battery.

4. Switch it ON.

5. Press (…) in front of COM PORT(s).

6. Freeware tool will detect the COM port.

7. Click “rear info at”.

8. It will display the information of your connected device.

9. Click “Switch to DM”. It will switch the device to download mode.

10. Click “Flash”.

11. Choose the firmware / WebUI from your PC and it will start the flashing Vodafone R215 / Huawei  E5372 again.

Note: During the flashing of Vodafone R215 / Huawei E5372, it may ask you a password. Generate the firmware or flash code using the universal master tool.

That’s all. Big thanks to Andreas Douros, who has tested and suggested the solution.

Order SIMlock Unlock of Vodafone R215 / Huawei E5372_


  1. hello
    i have put a firmware for e5776 on my 5372

    i tried the 2 methodes
    but there is alway error
    do you think it is possilbe to do something


  2. hello , i have the same device but its not powering on , can u plz guide
    me what is the problem , shuld i update or upgrade the firmware?

  3. how step by step flashing huawei e5577Cs-603 with firmware and
    IMEI 867705022267419 cause i want Unlock it. Huawei e5577Cs-603 at indonesia and lock with bolt provider.

  4. Hi,

    Downloaded this “Huawei R215 – E5372 Flasher Tool” then got this PCI Interface(com9) then selected com 9 then pushed the “READ INFO AT”. it shows nothing, no info came out. only my huawei E5372 just flashing lights. Can you help me on this?


  5. i have a big problem with e5372 i try to change frimware from E5372_Update_21.
    to R215 MobileWifi Firmware v6.0 but now i want to back to the old one E5372_Update_21.
    i cant it not change to the download mode while it update

    how to solve this problem ?????

  6. I successfully unlocked my R215 with the code bought from you.

    Later, while trying to debrand the device, I bricked it 🙁

    While using “Huawei R215 – E5372 Flasher Tool”, I am able to find the PC UI Interface (COM5), and info shows up when I press “READ INFO AT”, but when I press “SWITCH TO DM” nothing happens.

    Can you please help me?

    Thank you.

  7. Hi, my original FW was (Mobily KSA E5372Ts-22) then i used the “E5372_Update_21.” to update my device.

    now its in bootloop and i cannot install the old/previous firmware (the link is also provided in this forum).

    next i tried to use this method to flash the old firmware and i extract the FW from the exe files. and used this tool to FLASH but each time i click on FLASH and select the “E5372Ts_22Update_21.” i get error that could not find file ……………………………….\E5372Ts_22Update_21.\Found

    when i created the directory Found in that folder now its saying it cannot read the directly. i have run the software in administrator mode. any idea what’s going on? thanks

  8. Dear Mr. Kamlesh,

    Please help:
    on my Saudi Telecom mifi model E5372Ts-601 device, I have updated the E5776 firmware. It is not brick or dead.
    Sim unlock code is disable still. What to do now.
    IMEI #: 862554023188991

  9. 6. If it works, you’ll see a big arrow sign in your display and the words like “Don’t remove power” or something like that. how much time taken when i see arrow sign in my modem

  10. i have huawei e5372ts-22 mobily restarting problem please help

    current firmware ver
    current dashboard WEBUI_31.

  11. Found modem : E5372
    Model : Huawei E5372 / MegaFon MR100-3
    IMEI : 860650025454076
    Serial NR. : N7GDW14318004569
    Firmware :
    Dashboard version :
    SIM Lock status : Locked (Card lock)
    Wrong codes entered : 10 (unlock attempts left : 0)

    Hi.. any solution please.. should i have downgrade to lower version. If it is so, pls kindly provide me the link and method. Thnx

  12. Hello. i just upgraded my Huawei E5372 through your post… Thank you
    I have two issues
    1. i tried logging into huawei wifi homepage http://www.huaweimobilewifi.com/html/home.html it says username and password incorrect which is suppose to be admin / admin. i tried long pressing the resetting button but still the same..
    Please anyway out

    2. when i press the Menu button : the display goes off and wont display anything again until it enter sleep mode or reinstall the battery and on it… Please what could the fault..
    Please reply.
    thank you

  13. Hey I have flashed with 2g firmware but not able to use 2g SIM on my b310s router please help me out..

  14. Please help if i install another firmware will my e5372s-601 be unlocked from the network provider it was locked to because the mifi is not having any fault i just want to unlock it will be glad if u could help.
    Huawei E5372s-601
    IMEI: 862554022820503
    Thanks in advance

  15. Please help if i install another firmware will my e5372s-601 be unlocked from the network provider it was locked to because the mifi is not having any fault i just want to unlock it will be glad if u could help.
    Huawei E5372s-601
    IMEI: 863959023955290
    Thanks in advance

  16. please sir ,,,after pressing the flash ..it navigate to my destop but i cant find the firmware for e5372 …i need the firmware

  17. Device: E5577s-321
    Showing huawei logo only. I have installed mobile connect drivers but not showing in device manager.
    what should i do?

  18. Hi at all i Have Vodafone r215 (e5372 Huawei) i need a fw latest release that support the vpn service.
    I need to configure a vpn on this devices .
    I think that it’s possible with a new fw and it’s possible with a new gui interface.
    Anyone help me ?
    Yhanks in advance.

  19. HI.
    My E5372 is in half dead state. I uploaded bad FW and the GUI Flashers can recognise the device, because they think it is something else. I’m trying another way – over Flasher_v2. I’he got bin FW, but where/how can I get/extract the HMF files for Flasher_v2?
    Thank you

  20. i am using huwei e5372
    i need to know some thing
    when iam pluging my charger in shows turn off network
    and i tried to flash my device but it dont detect in com ports gie me a solution


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