Spectrum Wifi Not Working After Power Outage

Spectrum wifi not working after power outage

If your Spectrum Wi-Fi is not working after a power outage, then follow the troubleshooting steps given below.

  • First, unplug your modem’s power cord and remove batteries (if any) before start to fix Spectrum wifi not working after power outage issue.
  • Next, unplug your router’s power cord.
  • Wait for 30 seconds and reinsert the batteries. Reconnect the power cord to your modem.
  • Wait for a few minutes to complete the reset. You can verify if the reset is completed by looking at your modem’s connection lights. The lights will be solid (not blinking) after the reset.
  • Reconnect your router’s power cord and power on your router. Allow your router to be ready or standby. It may take approximately 2 minutes to finish powering on.
  • Next, check your internet connection by connecting any wireless device to your Wi-Fi network.
  • If you are using a standalone modem or gateway, unplug your gateway or modem’s power cord and remove the batteries (if any).
  • Wait at least for 30 seconds and reinsert the batteries. Reconnect the power cable and wait for 2 minutes.
  • Doing so will reset your standalone modem or gateway.
  • Check if your modem’s connection is blinking. If so, restart the resetting process. It should be completed until the connection light should be solid (not blinking).
  • Once completed, connect your wireless device to the Spectrum Wi-Fi and check if the problem has been resolved.
  • If the problem persists, close all the file-sharing programs on your device connected to your Wi-Fi network. File-sharing programs like BitTorrent uses more amount of data leading to slow connection speeds.
  • Ensure that your power cords are connected properly and check the integrity of the main outdoor cable.
  • Place your device close to the Wi-Fi router to avoid network traffics.
  • If necessary, check your firewall and antivirus software settings. Also, reset your firewall to its default settings.
  • If the Spectrum wifi not working after power outage problem remains unresolved, contact our technical support team for remote assistance.