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Activity light is is constantly on.

Why is my activity light constantly on when my PC is not even on? It does not blink when I am using it either. It's like it is always in use even when it isn't.
I thought it could be one of my neighbors using my bandwith (Ihave a wireless router setup), but I have my security settings are on.

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  • steven lai Jan 02, 2008

    My point was that even if my PC was not even turned on the activity is constantly on. There should be minimal internet activity. The most I would expect would be some flashes here and there as a result of the internet provider communicating to the modem, but that's about it. I do not expect it to be constantly on (as in Solid yellow light, no flashing)



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If the activicty light was off then that would mean you werent connected to the internet thats what kind of activicty it means, its the internet activicty

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