TP-Link VR1600v modem status lights

The article will explain the status lights found on the TP-Link VR1600v modem, which may be useful during setup and troubleshooting.

 

TP-Link VR1600v modem status lights

Light State Meaning
Power Off Modem has no power.
Green Modem has power. Flashes while booting up.
DSL Off Modem has failed to establish DSL sync.
Green Modem has established DSL sync.
Internet Off Modem has not authenticated successfully and is offline.
Green Modem has authenticated successfully and is online.
2.4G/5G Off 2.4GHz/5GHz WiFi is disabled.
Green 2.4GHz/5GHz WiFi is enabled.
 WPS Off WPS mode not currently in use.
Green  Flashes during a WPS connection attempt (may take up to 2 minutes). Remains on for ~5 minutes after successful connection.
WAN Off No device plugged into modem’s WAN port.
Green Device plugged into modem’s WAN port.
LAN 1-4 Off No device(s) plugged into modem’s LAN ports.
Green Device(s) plugged into modem’s LAN ports.
Phone Off VoIP phone is online.
Green VoIP phone is offline.
USB Off No USB device plugged into the USB port.
Green USB device is ready to use. Flashes while a new USB device is booting up.