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Port LEDs keep flashing in sequence.

Nothing is plugged into the rear ports. It has power only. It just keeps flashing the ports LEDs in sequence.

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  • Jay Dishong
    Jay Dishong Nov 06, 2012

    The flashing LEDs continuously cycles regardless if anything is connected to it.

  • Jay Dishong
    Jay Dishong Nov 08, 2012

    I know its not working. I need to know what the core problem is that is causing the switch to act this way.

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The ethernet switch maybe scanning the ports for connected computers.

Posted on Nov 06, 2012

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  • Chris Hingee
    Chris Hingee Nov 07, 2012

    It looks like the ethernet switch is faulty.

  • Jay Dishong
    Jay Dishong Nov 08, 2012

    I appreciate the help, but I already new the switch wasn't working. I was trying to find out what specifically was broke in the switch.

  • Chris Hingee
    Chris Hingee Nov 09, 2012

    Powerline spikes caused be lighten could have damaged your switch. Do you have a surge protection powerboard and do you connect all your computer equipment to this surge protection powerboard?

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