Power cycling the DSL modem causes it to re-establish your DSL connection and network connection to your PC.
- Unplug modem from wall socket to reset during power cycling.
- Turn the DSL modem off by locating and flipping the switch in the back of the DSL modem and wait for
- Flip the switch back on and wait for another 10 seconds.
- Restart your computer.
It may seem unnecessary to reboot your computer, but a lot of Internet problems are solved by power cycling and rebooting. This is true especially if your computer has worked fine in the past and only just begun to show problems.