Although most users are pretty satisfied with Verizon's services, some issues do arise from time to time, as with other ISPs. In such cases, it is useful to know you are able to attempt to resolve the issue on your own.
We usually want consistent and dependable internet access, so any issues must be addressed as quickly as possible. So, if your Verizon router is blinking white, read the solutions below and try some of them out. It is very likely that you will be able to solve the problem on your own.
A FiOS router blinking white could indicate a variety of issues. The most important is that the device is about to boot up. However, some of the other reasons are:
I encountered a similar issue while testing and reviewing the FiOS G3100 gateway. It was flashing blue in my case. This prompted me to visit the official community forum, where I discovered that several people were experiencing the same problems.
Let’s get into some quick fixes:-
As with any other electronic device, I recommend restarting it. It may resolve the problem and restore your connection. The same procedure can be used to repair the Verizon router's yellow light.
The following step is to ensure that no power is supplied to the router. This will allow you to resolve any software or hardware issues.
If a power cycle does not solve the problem, you may need to factory reset the router. But keep in mind that doing so will erase all of your settings. As a result, make a backup of important documents ahead of time.
I tried all of the above methods, but the outcome is the same. It is now time to inspect the cables. Sometimes the problem is with the cables that connect to the router or the power source. Make certain that you have thoroughly inspected everything.
It's possible that a firmware update is due and you're unaware of it. So keep an eye out for any updates.
You should check to see if your router is getting hotter than usual. Overheating problems can occur with the router at times. It's possible that the router's bandwidth is being exceeded.
After all, is said and done, if nothing works for you, your device may be defective. The only remaining option is to replace it. If you are renting the device, contact a technician to replace or upgrade the gateway.
One of the most frequently encountered issues by users is a Verizon router blinking white. It is even easier to troubleshoot the same. Simply restarting the device will get you started. The majority of the time, the problem will be resolved at this stage only.
However, if this does not work, you can try the other methods described above.