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Zoom ADSL X6 Modem "Link" Light Suddenly Blinks Continuously

Just recently my internet connection suddenly stopped. The "Link" light on my Zoom ADSL X6 Modem just continuously blink. It appears the modem is trying to establish internet connection but it's not getting through. I've read through the manual. I've checked and recheck all wires and connections. I've called my ISP, they seem to not be able to diagnose the problem. I've tried logging into the Admin area to re-establish connection somehow, but that proved to unsuccessful. Is the problem the modem or is it the ISP end of it? Is there a solution to this problem?

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  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2008

    i have managed to set up the adsl on the main computer, but having installed the relevant usb into my daughters lap top to obtain wireless internet, it doesnt appear to work continuously. i thought that both computers would be able to use internet at same time, is this not true. even so why cant i get continuous internet on lap top?

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2008

    I have the same blinking light problem on my Talktalk Smart modem. The link light goes from blinkling to no light to solid green light. On the advice of talktalk customer services, I have insatlled new microfilters and tries a friends modem (BTVoyager) and the problem still exists. Trys plugging your modem into your master phone socket in your house. Behind the removable plate on the socket is another phone socket. Plug in your modem and plug into mains. If your modem light still blinks, its a fault on your BT line and an engineer is needed. Hope this helps

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The modem may have gone faulty so if your isp provided it ask them to replace it if the modem is in warranty period and if your isp provides internet connection through the phone line then first please try plugging the modem on main socket in with an adsl filter plugged in and if this is not the case then problem is definately the line through which the broadband signal come to your place which is suppose to be sorted out by your isp.

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