Stop blinking wifi led indicator

I was recently faced with this strange problem. The wifi led started to blink (blue and orange) even after a wireless connection was made. After searching and finding i got the solution for this.

1. Open a terminal and type the following:

sudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/wlan.conf

2. Add the following line to the end of the file.

options iwlcore led_mode=1

3. Restart the machine and the led should not be blinking now.

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About kishanthan

I’m currently working as a Software Engineer at WSO2, an open source software company. I hold an Engineering degree, majoring in Computer Science & Engineering field, from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.
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One Response to Stop blinking wifi led indicator

  1. Ali says:

    i tried a couple of more advices, but only yours worked …
    thank you

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