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Windows 7: CenturyLInk Modem: blinking WPS button

11 Jun 2014   #1
bobland

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64 bit Retail
 
 
CenturyLInk Modem: blinking WPS button

I get this every once and a while. Is it something I should concern myself with? I did my due diligence but found nothing useful. CenturyLink's web site is useless on this topic. Some say to disable it because it is a security flaw.

Any suggestiongs welcomed.


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11 Jun 2014   #2
matts6887

Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit
 
 

well usually the wps button is flashing if it is pressed to configure devices to access the modem in a easier setup manner. If it is constantly flashing; first i would try resetting the modem by unplugging the modem for about a minute or so then plug it back in and let it reboot fully. If it still flashes after that it may mean something is up and i would contact their tech support to see what they say about it. Im not a 100% expert when it come to dsl modems because ive always used cable instead; so I would at least give the rebooting the modem a shot and see what happens.
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13 Jun 2014   #3
CenturyLinkHelp

Windows 7
 
 

Hey 'Bobland' -- sorry for the trouble with your equipment. We do experience a few flashing light users and I'm confident we can get you taken care of. Please send us your account information here; http://*******/TTUwf so we can work together in a more personal manner. Thank you!
^AshleyKay
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13 Jun 2014   #4
CenturyLinkHelp

Windows 7
 
 

Here's our email since the link isn't working.
TalkToUs@centurylink.com
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