Click on the image to enlarge, and then save it to your computer by right clicking on the image. Your modem is a small, rectangular box with buttons and lights on the front. If you decide to change your network name or password from the defaults, you will need to. Updates are provided to add features or improve your modem's performance. I now realize I have no clue how to punch this stuff down. It will take a few minutes for the modem to boot up.
For example, the Cat5 blue pair from the splitter connects to 1A and 2A. You may need the proper tool to make reliable connection. Variety of centurylink dsl wiring diagram. It reveals the elements of the circuit as streamlined forms, as well as the power and also signal connections between the tools. The video below demonstrates how to set up the modem and activate internet service.
My first connector is jammed open. Plug one end of the cable into the modem and the other end into a port on your computer. These connect the modem to your computer and phone line. Wiring representations make use of basic signs for electrical wiring gadgets, normally different from those used on schematic layouts. If that's the case, you will need to make sure to tell them you bypassed the inside the wiring and are not getting a connection.
For example on column A terminals. Assuming both blue and orange pair are terminated on the voice side of the telco box outside. And if I get told to try restarting the router one more time by them, I'm gonna throw my router. I am correct in thinking that I would punch down the blue pair starting on rows 2 and 3 row one is messed up on the A column. I did do a test to make sure I am getting a signal. This post is tagged with: Share This.
Connect the Ethernet cable Next, follow a similar process for the yellow Ethernet cable, connecting it to the yellow port on the modem and a port on the computer. And if you run into any issues, CenturyLink is only a phone call away. Each sort of button has a various icon and also so do the numerous electrical outlets. Each wire in a pair is punched onto adjacent rows in the same column. When I have touched them I have never gotten more than the mildest of shocks. The orange pair connects to 3A and 4A.
If you added one to the phone cord, it will cause interference. What am I supposed to do? Step 6: Activate Your Service To connect to the internet, make sure your computer is connected to your modem via the Ethernet cord and open a web browser like Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge. Plug the green telephone cord into the port and connect the other end to the phone jack on the wall. Next verify that the orange pair does the same. The old telephone wire was ran amongst other electrical wires, spliced, etc.
The process should take about 15 minutes. How Do I Activate My CenturyLink Account? I think you did answer my question though. Please consider adding photos and doing some basic research into your question. Avoid touching the metal terminals on the block. Type 66 blocks use insulation displacement to connect wires to the terminals.
If all else fails, sometimes nothing works better than a good old-fashioned reboot. Each row is not connected to any other row. If your modem is several years old, it might be with the latest and greatest. The five listed below have high customer ratings and are compatible with CenturyLink services. Activating CenturyLink internet should take about fifteen minutes. Wiring to a second phone jack would connect to 1C and 2C. Phone box outside Kitchen phone outlet Grandparents bedroom where they want the modem to be Sorry, blurry pic.