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Know what the LED lights on the Sierra Wireless Compass 597 indicate

Last Updated: Nov 18, 2013

There are two light bars on the Sierra™ Wireless Compass™ 597, which operate as follows:


LED

LED Behavior

Indicates

Circular light

Off

The modem has no power. The modem is not completely inserted into the USB slot, or the computer is in suspend mode.


Blue, not blinking

The modem has power and is working properly.


Blue, blinking

The modem's firmware is being updated.


Amber, blinking

The modem is searching for service.


Amber, not blinking

An error has occurred.

Vertical bars

Off

No service is available.


Amber, blinking

Sprint Vision (1X) coverage is detected. Ready to connect to the network.


Amber, not blinking

The modem is connected to the Sprint Vision (1X) network, and can send or receive data.


Blue, blinking

Sprint Mobile Broadband (1xEV-DO) coverage is detected. Ready to connect to the network.


Blue, not blinking

The modem is connected to the Sprint Mobile Broadband (1xEV-DO) network, and can send or receive data.


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