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Third-party modem support and settings

Non-CenturyLink modems have not been tested with the CenturyLink network. CenturyLink highly recommends using a modem that has been tested and approved to work with the DSL technology in your area.

If you understand the risks of using a non-CenturyLink modem, you might try to:
 

  • Connect your modem to the power and phone jack.
  • Chat with tech support to determine:
    • Is my modem 'talking to the CenturyLink network'?
    • What 'ISP protocol' does my area use?

PPPoE

DHCP

Madison River / El Paso

PPPoE

ADSL

VDSL

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