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Netgear C7000v2



Modem Information

DOCSIS 3.0 Dual Band WiFi Modem

24x8 channel bonding

To achieve Gigabit speeds or higher, a DOCSIS 3.1 modem is required

Highest Service Level

Go Even Faster - 500 Mbps


Front View

C7000 Front

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After the cable modem successfully registers on the network, the Power, Upstream, Downstream, and Internet indicators continuously indicate that the modem is online and fully operational. For more details, refer to the Troubleshooting section.


Back View

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The Netgear C7000v2 has the following ports available on the back of the modem.

  • Power - Connect the supplied power cord to this port.
  • Ethernet - Provides internet access to a single device. Only one port is active at a time.

    Note: This port is a LAN Gigabit Ethernet port.
  • Reset - Use this button in the unlikely event that you want to restore the default factory settings. This button is recessed to prevent accidental resets of your modem.
  • Cable / coaxial - Connect your coaxial cable line to this port.
  • USB - Connect to selected client devices.

MAC Address

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MAC addresses are written as 12 digits containing both letters and numbers (0-9, A-F). A MAC address is unique. The first six characters of the MAC address are unique to the device's manufacturer.

  • The S/N is the serial number.
  • The CM MAC is the MAC address.


The lights indicate the current status of your gateway. To troubleshoot any connection problems, use the table below.

Modem Light Status Problem

Off No power.
Green None
Red The cable modem is too warm and might overheat.

Off The downstream channel is inactive.
Blinking Green Scanning for downstream channel
Solid Amber None - connection established on one channel
Solid Green None - operating on more than one channel

Off The upstream channel is inactive.
Blinking Green Scanning for upstream channel
Solid Amber None - connection established on one channel
Solid Green None - operating on more than one channel

Off The modem is offline.
Blinking Green None - scanning for configuration parameters
Solid Green None - operational
2.4 GHz

2.4 GHz
Off 2.4 GHz radio off.
Solid Green None - 2.4 GHz radio on
5 GHz

5 GHz
Off 5 GHz radio off
Solid Green None - 5 GHz radio on

Off A device is not connected to the Ethernet port on the back.
Solid Green None - A device is connected to the Ethernet port.
WiFi On/Off

wifi button
Off WiFi is disabled.
On None - WiFi is enabled.

Blinking Green

None - This button lets you use WPS to join the WiFi network without typing the WiFi password.

The WPS LED blinks during this process and then lights solid.

Manufacturer Resources

For more detailed technical information, use the resources below.

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