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I have a belkin wireless g router. Internet light keeps on blinking though I can surf the internet. Is this normal or should I have a solid light on the internet?

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  • Girish kumar Jan 01, 2012

    Connect the router to the Modem & Laptop
    Login to the router page using internet explore
    On the right side top corne u will Internet status Not connected
    on the left side u will have option called Mac-address
    Once u get the screen click on MAC-Clone & check internet status should be CONNECTED

    If not Power cycle the router & Modem -- check the Internet status will be Connected


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This is normal - indicates internet traffic. Don't worry about it so long as all the lights are green. The lights will turn orange if there is a fault of any kind.

Hope that helps!

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