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I have to unplug my modem at least three times a day to be able to connect to the internet. the modem is the original one i was given years ago and i suspect it requires renewing. any answers to my problem?

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    rajkar May 11, 2010

    what happens to the adsl light when it disconnects?

    does it flash or does it go away completely?

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Can you go into the modem's info page and update the firmware?

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