Airport Extreme diagnosis

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by jud1th, Jan 14, 2013.

  1. jud1th macrumors newbie

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    Stockholm
    #1
    I have an old aiport extreme (AE), purchased late 2008. It stopped working this fall. I now need help with a diagnosis of my old friend. I think it went down after or whilst i updated the firmware. Now i can't access the device in any way (wan or wifi). the AE is blinking amber when not connected to the internet and has a solid amber glow when connected. It doesnt show in airport utility. I've tried to reset the AE hard, soft and factory with no luck. I'm about to throw away the router but wan't to give it one more chance. So does anyone have a suggestion?
     
  2. FrancoisC, Jan 14, 2013
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2013

    FrancoisC macrumors 6502

    FrancoisC

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    Did you check to see if the power brick give enough power? If you have a multimeter (they go for under 10$ for the cheap one) you should check, just in case
     

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