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My SBC 2Wire modem (yellow light) in the middle between the green lights goes on and off. Intermittent....

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  • mshartung Oct 30, 2008

    I have the same problem. This happens when I connect using my son's lapton using wireless. The middle light turns yellow for a few seconds then turns green. It happens mostly in the morning!

  • Anonymous Nov 07, 2008

    Same problem here....I will go through all green lights for an hour or so and then the middle orange light blinks and I get booted from internet

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The middle light is the light for internet services. If it is flashing that means its looking for a dsl signal, if its solid orange that means it needs authentication information (IE: username/password entered into it) and if its solid red that means you have no signal at all. What I would recommend is first check all the phones/alarms/satelite dish systems in your house and make sure they all have dsl filters on them before plugging into the wall, since this will cause an intermittent dsl connection. If everything is fine then call your Internet Provider and have them do some line tests for you to see if the service is having problems.

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