Xfinity routers come in a wide range to serve you best with your requirements. But, just like any other router, issues can happen with Xfinity as well. Not as much as other routers, but sometimes issues can arise that can make you question why Xfinity gateway login is not successful; what are the steps to reset the Xfinity router's Wi-Fi box, and Why is Xfinity router blinking orange. We will discuss the answer to all these questions further in this blog.

Why Can't I Log Into Xfinity Gateway?

The possible reasons that can cause this issue are mentioned below, along with their solutions:

  • The issue is happening due to connections problems. You can fix this by unplugging your device and then plug it back in after 1 minute.
  • If any of the payment for your Xfinity account is due then also you can have login issues. Go to the bill payment history and see when was the last time payment made.

These were some quick fixes for your problem. Let’s move on to our next question, how to reset Xfinity Wifi box and its answer.

Method to Reset Xfinity Wi-Fi Box

The method is very simple; you have to follow the instructions carefully given below, and the reset process will be over in no time:


  • First of all, log into your Xfinity account by visiting by entering the correct login credentials.
  • Now, select the 'Manage Internet' option by scrolling down.
  • To start the troubleshooting, you will have to select the 'Restart Modem' option.
  • Now select the 'Start troubleshooting' option to begin the process of modem restart.


Wait for some time until the restart process is done, and then try to use the features of your Xfinity router. After the second question, let's move on to the third question, why is the Xfinity modem blinking orange

Reason Why is Xfinity Modem Blinking Orange?

The LED on your Xfinity device indicates its status; if the LED is blinking orange, it means the hub can connect at 10/100 only. If the hub is not the issue, it can mean something wrong with your Xfinity device's internal parts. The orange light can also indicate that the device needs a firmware update. Solutions to this issue are mentioned below:

  1. Reboot or power-cycle your Xfinity device to resolve the issue.
  2. Check the functioning of the splitter.
  3. Check your connections and ensure every cable is connected properly.
  4. Download and install the latest firmware update.
  5. Check your internet connection.

If any of the above instructions does not solve your problem, then you will have to get your device checked by a technician or an experienced person to see which internal part is causing the issue so that your problem can be solved.