| | Re: Netgear router - is ADSL link up?
Mark, Devon wrote:
> I have recently bought a Netgear wireless router, and recently had a
> broadband connection installed. However the green 'i' light does not
> stay on permanently - it blinks on amber every 40 seconds or so, then
> goes off. So, I am not connected to the internet.
> I have not used such a router before (not done wireless before, in
> Does the amber light flashing indicate for definite that the ADSL link
> is not working properly? In people's opinion what is the most likely
> fault? The router? The 'new' broadband connection? The filter unit?
> Something else? Am I right in thinking that whatever the configuration
> of the router, if the green 'i' light is not on permanently then this
> means there is something wrong with the ADSL side of things?
Can you connect directly(wired) to the ADSL modem and go to Internet?