Issue: Verizon Router Light Flashing Red

  • The Verizon router offers a high-speed wireless network. But sometimes, users have encountered connectivity issues ie, Verizon router light flashing red on this router.
  • If you are connecting the router to a wireless client using WPS, as soon as you press the WPS button on your router’s control panel, the WPS program will be initiated on the wireless client. 
  • Once the wireless client is registered with the network, the WPS LED on the router changes to solid green
  • If the client fails to register with your network, then the WPS LED keeps flashing red.
  • To resolve this issue, try to connect the wireless client to your router again.
  • If the issue persists, try to connect the wireless client manually.
Verizon router light flashing red

To do so, follow the step-by-step instructions given below.

For Windows 10:

  • Make sure that your Verizon router is turned ON.
  • Click the Wi-Fi icon on the taskbar.
  • Now, the available networks will be listed on the screen.
  • Select the Verizon router’s network.
  • Click the Connect button. If required, click the checkbox beside the Connect automatically option.
  • If prompted, enter your network’s password in the given field.
  • Click the Connect button.
  • Now, your device will be connected to the Verizon router’s network.

For Mac:

Using System Preferences

  • Click the Apple menu.
  • Select the System Preferences option.
  • Click the Network option in the System Preferences window.
  • Select your network and follow the on-screen instructions.

If your Verizon router’s WPS button LED keeps flashing in red, then perform the simple troubleshooting steps given below.

  • First, check your Internet speed. If the Internet speed is poor, then there is a chance for you to encounter this issue.
  • Make sure that the Ethernet cable is connected securely.
  • If the issue persists, restart your Verizon router.
  • If required, contact your Internet Service Provider to resolve the slow internet connection issue. And your Verizon router light flashing red isseue is fixed.
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