Legacy Open Mesh: What Does the LED Light on the Router Indicate?



What does the LED light on the router indicate?


  • Datto Routers


The LED light on the router can take on a variety of colors which indicate its current operating status. The common router states and the associated LED light appearance are listed below. 

Common States:

Boot Loader

Solid Purple

Booting Up

Solid Blue

Firmware Upgrade (Node is executing the firmware upgrade)

Solid Red

CloudTrax Check-in failure

Flash White

Key Re-pair

Flash Yellow

Configuration Change device not ready

Solid White

Net Failure - no default route

Flash Red

IP acquired via DHCP, but inet test is failing

Flash Purple

Check In Success.

Solid Teal



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