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.

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.

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.

Unable to browse the Internet despite correct modem lights Troubleshoot by restarting your modem and checking your cords.

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

What to do when your modem's lights look oddThe color and behavior of your modem lights give you clues to possible problems.

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.

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