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Windows 7: Zip tie cables. Upon reconnection loud popping noise. Modem not workin

25 Jul 2014   #1
Fieldinator89

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 
Zip tie cables. Upon reconnection loud popping noise. Modem not workin

Was organizing and cleaning up a cable nightmare. Got them all zip tied together and plugged back in. A popping noise occurred and the modern will not turn on. The part that plugs into the wall was hot and very faint odd burnt odor. Is a new one required? Or just new cable? No idea.


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25 Jul 2014   #2
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Fieldnator89,
It's not likely the cables but the power supply (wall wart) to the modem that sounds and smells to have gone bad.
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