As we are now living in what is called the digital age. The internet has become a need for most households rather than just a want.
We do everything on the net these days and it is not just used for entertainment like your parents might think. The internet is used for business purposes and education, needless to say, it is important that we have access to the internet at all times.
And no, resetting your modem isn’t just pressing the ‘on/off’ button twice, though it is very similar.
Resetting your device
Keep in mind that your method of resetting your Comcast modem may vary depending on the type of device you have.
Don’t worry though, we’ve covered every method available today.
So, just follow these instructions and hopefully, you would have reset your Comcast modem by the end of the day.
Method 1: Using the plug out reset or ‘power cycling’
The plug-out reset method is also known as the power cycle method. This is the most common way of resetting not just Comcast modems, but modems in general.
- So, this is method could vary slightly depending on how you set up your network. For some people, their routers could be built into the Comcast modem and for others, the router could be a separate device or they could be using their computer as a router via an ethernet cable.
- If your router is already integrated into your modem, then just unplug the power cable from the device for just a few seconds before plugging it back in. It may take a few minutes, but your modem should be up and running.
- For routers that are a separate entity from the modems, you’ll have to unplug and turn off said router whether it be a computer or router device first before doing the same to the modem.
- Then after a few minutes, plug in your modem’s power cable back in, and wait for a minute before turning your router or computer back on. And that should do it.