Guidance For Xfinity Router Yellow Light

Xfinity Router Yellow Light

If the amber light om your Xfinity router is blinking, there is a data transfer happening on the connected port. Carry out the below-mentioned steps to know about the Xfinity router yellow light blinking.

If the amber light remains blinking for a long time, check the Xfinity router's software version using the below-mentioned steps.

  • First, connect the router and the computer.
  • Make sure that you have connected the Xfinity router and the computer using a standard Ethernet cable.
  • If you have connected them wirelessly, check the Wi-Fi connection.
  • On your computer, open the default browser and enter the router's IP address in the URL field.
  • Press the Enter key to open the router's login portal.
  • Enter the login credentials in the required fields and click the Login button to access the router's settings page.
  • Navigate to the left-side panel and click the Software tab.
  • On the right-side pane, click the System Software Version button to check the router's software version.
  • You cannot update the software/firmware of your Xfinity router manually.
  • It will be updated automatically when the update is launched.
  • Sometimes, the amber light blinking problem might remain unsolved. During this situation, it is suggested to reset your Xfinity router to the factory defaults.
  • You can reset your Xfinity router using the Reset button on the router or using the web GUI.
  • To reset your Xfinity router using the Reset button, use a paper clip to press the Reset button available on the back of your Xfinity router. You should hold the button for 30 seconds.
  • The LED lights will turn off and on again when the router is restored to factory defaults.
  • If you wish to reset your router using the router's web GUI, follow these steps.
  • Make sure that you have connected the router to the computer.
  • On your computer, open the router's settings page and click the Troubleshooting tab from the left-side panel.
  • Next, select Reset/Restore Gateway.
  • Select the Restore Factory Settings option from the displayed list.
  • After resetting your router to factory defaults, reconfigure the network settings.
  • By using these steps to know about the Xfinity router yellow light blinking.