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Power light is dim and the 4 ethernet connection lights are bright green - even without a cable plugged in to them... removing power for more than 60 seconds and even hold ing the reset button for more than 5 secons has no effect at all. is it dead?

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I found this somewhere else but can't find it now - my router got hit by a power surge - i held in the reset button for 60 seconds with the power connected and it sluggishly decided to come back to life. WRT300n V1.1 - your results may vary.

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