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My wireless 4 port belikin router blinks on the wps button,

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my wireless 4 port belikin router blinks amber on the wps button
JA: Can you describe your network setup (devices and cables used)?
Customer: cable modem 1 computer connected direct and have it plugged into port 4 tried 3 and and 2 and 1 but still blinks amber
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: i was at work so not sure but power was off on all computer modem and router plug came away a bit from the wall and i have powered cyced both modem and router and computer
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: switching cables from computer to router and visa versa and different ports rebooting all 3 devices computer modem and router and reset modem and router
JA: Anything else you want the network expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: just how to fix the blinking wps
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Networking
Expert:  Pete replied 3 months ago.

Hi, I'm Pete. Welcome to JustAnswer! I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Pete replied 3 months ago.

The WPS light will blink green while it tried to connect to a Wi-Fi device.

Once a connection is established, the light will turn green and then go out.

If a connection is not established, the light will blink amber.

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