You can fix many common internet issues by restarting your Wi-Fi®
gateway. Here’s how:
- Unplug the power cord from the back of your gateway or modem. If you have:
- An internal battery backup, remove it.
- DSL service, unplug your telephone cord from your modem or gateway
- Wait 20 seconds.
- Put the internal battery back in, if applicable.
- Plug the power cord back in. If you have DSL service, reconnect the telephone cord.
- Wait up to 10 minutes for the gateway or modem to restart and your Broadband light to turn solid green.
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Gateway status lights
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Issues with other services
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