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Resetting AirPort Base

  • https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201945
  • Press and hold the reset button with a pen, pencil, or straightened paperclip until you see the status light (LED) start to flash amber rapidly, which should occur after about five seconds.
  • Release the button and the device will reset.
  • Wait about a minute for the base station to finish restarting, then open AirPort Utility from Applications > Utilities.
  • Select the base station from Other Wi-Fi Devices, then click Edit.
  • Select the Other Options button.
  • Select “Restore previous settings” and click Next until you get to the final window.
  • AirPort Utility will indicate that Setup is complete. Click Done.
  • Quit AirPort Utility.