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Linksys MX5300, MX4000 series, and MX8500 series light behaviors

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The Linksys MX5300, Linksys MX4000 series, and Linksys MX8500 series all have one indicator light at the top.  This light has different color behaviors. 

The table below shows the different descriptions of each color.


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Node light behavior

 
ColorStatusDescription
Blue 
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Blinking
Starting up
 
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Solid
Connected to the internet
Purple 
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Blinking
Setup in progress
 
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Solid
Ready for setup
Red 
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Blinking
Disconnected or out of range
For child node:  The node is too far.
For parent node:  The node is unplugged from the modem.
 
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Solid
No internet from the modem
Yellow 
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Solid
Weak connection (for child node only)

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