Take a tour of your modemSuper clear explanation of the ports on the back, what the lights on the front mean, and why you should care about the sticker on the bottom.

How to set up your modem and activate your Internet service Simple steps to get you surfing the web.

Finding wireless settings without the modem stickerFor CenturyLink modems, you can find your network name (SSID) and password (KEY or PASSPHRASE) in 3 steps.

Troubleshooting your modem, starting with the cordsInspect your cables, eyeball the plugin setup, remove the DSL filter and check how your landline phones are connected.

Have you forgotten your My Account user name or your password, or both?Help with signing on to My Account, where you can manage your account and pay your bill.

Logging in to your CenturyLink email automaticallyYour CenturyLink homepage gives you the choice of whether you want to stay signed in to your homepage and email inbox or automatically log out when you leave the site.

After signing in to My Account, you can't find or pay your billWhat to look for when you can sign in, but your newest bill isn't appearing.

What to do when the modem lights aren't the right colorThe color and behavior of the lights on your modem give you clues to possible problems.

Modem RESET: Understanding when to use it A very useful tool, the modem's RESET button should be used cautiously.

Troubleshooting your Internet connection and modemFigure out whatís causing your internet connection problems by checking some simple things on your own.

What to do if your wireless is offLearn how to turn a modemís wireless functionality ON so you can connect wireless devices to it.