How to fix Netgear AC1200 Router Blinking Orange?

In case your Netgear AC1200 router is orange or yellowish then it might be due to many reasons and it is likely that Netgear router has stopped working on you today in this post we help you understand and fix the problem associated with Netgear router.

Why Netgear router is blinking orange?

As you know every machine may have issues and Netgear router blinking orange signifies that the internet is not coming to the router.

First, call your Internet Services Provider (ISP) to look at your Internet connection, ensure that the online light is strong on the modem or you can try to connect the computer with a modem straight to determine whether the web/internet works.

The orange blinking light informs you, you have not got an online connection. Verify the settings on the router too.

  • Most of the time a simple restart can fix this problem.
  • Please reboot your modem and Netgear router.

Check your Netgear AC1200 Router Firmware

After measure the internet link first thing that you should try is Netgear router login, and then update the Netgear router. Once logged in go to settings and under setting look for firmware upgrade. Once the upgrade is completed please restart the router.

If none of this works then try to reset your router working with the reset button.

  • Power on your Netgear AC1200 router and then press the reset button with any pointed object inside the hole and wait for 20-30 minutes.
  • Now, restart the Netgear AC1200 router and modem.

For automatic, Netgear genie downloads, follow the below-mentioned steps.

At times it happens that Netgear router is connected but net isn’t working then its best to look at the internet connection or reset it .

  • Visit net web page.
  • Enter your Netgear AC1200 setup login credentials, and then hit enter.
  • Click on the ‘No I want to configure the router’, and then, hit on the ‘Next’ button.
  • Click Yes on internet connection require a login.
  • Then enter your login username that’s provided you by your ISP.
  • In the World Wide Web, IP address click automatically from ISP
  • Domain Name Server DNS address click get automatically from ISP
  • Enable click and net apply
  • Now click wireless
  • Below wireless access point check mark on allowing broadcast of title SSID and enable wireless access point.
  • Click security option and enter your Netgear router security passphrase key.
  • Remember your username and password to login your WiFi network, and click on apply.

Now reboot your router and modem see if that works. You can try more useful tips on the way to set up Netgear router article and get it to work.

I hope this will help you to resolve the Netgear router blinking orange matter. Do comment and tell us if you need further help. We are always here to provide you with the best assistance and technical support for your Netgear AC1200 router. Thank you for reading.

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Akshay Sharma

Hi! I’m Akshay Sharma. I’m a blogger at Imagination Waffle. I love to read and write about Fitness, Health & Lifestyle topics.
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