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model ex8000 all lights on front are flashing white and factory reset button does nothing

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model ex8000 all lights on front are flashing white and factory reset button does nothing

all lights flashing white and power button flashing orange, also factory reset button does nothing when held down for 7 sec.Had it unplugged overnight did the same thing in the morning. it never reallt was reliable cause it would work great for a few days then the speed would drop or couldn't get conected . what are mt options thanks

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Re: model ex8000 all lights on front are flashing white and factory reset button does nothing

It could be a corrupt firmware issue. many times tftp or nmrpflash can recover them. 

are you on windows? if so, follow this guide

https://kb.netgear.com/000059634/How-to-upload-firmware-to-a-NETGEAR-router-using-Windows-TFTP

 

just make sure you enable tftp 

https://www.thewindowsclub.com/enable-tftp-windows-10

 

and here's a video walk through. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R9DLrLQrpaw

 

and if that doesn't work, you can try using nmrpflash

https://github.com/jclehner/nmrpflash

 

 

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