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modem needs to be restarted often
My cable modem stops working almost daily. Turning it off and on again fixes it, but it's becoming annoying. When it stops, the lights are still on/blinking, but there's no internet connectivity, either wired or wifi. When I try to connect to wifi, it says I have the wrong password. When I try to connect to the modem's http port from a wired computer, it just hangs.
A service tech came out and replaced the modem with a different brand, and checked everything else, etc. We had 3-4 tech visits after that, but none of them was able to resolve the problem. We were sick of having techs come so we decided to live with it. But now with online school, it would be nice to get it resolved.
I posted about this a few years ago when it started happening:
One weird feature I didn't mention before is that sometimes, one user is able to continue to use the internet. My son could continue to play Fortnite uninterrupted, but nobody else can connect.