Internet light turning ret on router when downloading

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Internet light turning ret on router when downloading

Postby Wolver on Wed Oct 31, 2012 4:48 pm

Hello i only recently installed linux mint 13, i'm dual booting with windows 7. My internet is working fine in windows 7 but when i try to download anything in linux be it something using the software manager firefox or jost updates the internet light on my router turns red and i lose my connection to the internet. I'm using the TG789vn router. Very new to linux so plz dont yell too much.
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Re: Internet light turning ret on router when downloading

Postby bobby-14304 on Mon Mar 18, 2013 1:18 am

I have a similar problem...The internet light on my westell 7500 router is on ...I turn on my Mint 13 Maya 64 bit machine and I can watch the internet light on my modem go off.....It will come back on in 5 minutes or so and my internet works perfectly... any suggestions from anyone
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Re: Internet light turning ret on router when downloading

Postby BrowserXL on Mon Mar 18, 2013 4:36 am

Hmmm. I had a similar problem with my line some time ago, but it turned out to be a provider issue. I called Vodafone and they fixed it. It seems that an access port went nuts and a reset worked a charm.
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