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Wed, Feb 7, 2018 7:13 PM

high pitched noise from router

Is there any way to get rid of the high pitched noise from the router? Could replacing it with a non-AT&T router solve this problem if its possible? the high pitched noise is non stop and it is driving me nuts



ACE - Expert


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3 years ago

If you have (legacy) DSL, then you can purchase your own equipment.  If you have any other AT&T Internet service, then you have to have your AT&T-provided gateway to authenticate your connection.  So, no, you cannot replace it with a 3rd party router.  You can contact AT&T and tell them that your Gateway is making a high pitched noise and you're afraid it's about to quit working.  The new one should be quieter.


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