CenturyLink FAQ

About CenturyLink

CenturyLink is an American telecommunications company that offers a variety of important services including internet, phone, TV, and home security.

CenturyLink provides DSL internet to areas in all 50 states in the country as well as fiber optic internet to many areas! If you want to know what CenturyLink services are available in your area, call 1-833-830-4317 now!

CenturyLink Prism is CenturyLink’s TV service, offering hundreds of channels, streaming options, on-demand movies, and much more! Prices start at just $54.99.

CenturyLink Internet Plans

CenturyLink offers a few plans, depending on the type of internet you choose, and other additional options! DSL plans start at $49.99/mo and fiber optic plans check in at $65.99/mo. CenturyLink also offers price for life guarantees and no-credit check options on many of its plans.

On its DSL Internet plans, CenturyLink implements a 1TB data cap, which is incredibly large and would be quite difficult to hit unless you were downloading or uploading huge data files regularly. On fiber optic internet plans, CenturyLink does not have any data caps which is perfect for people who are regularly online gaming, streaming, or uploading.

Yes! You can use your own router or modem system on any CenturyLink internet plan. CenturyLink also offers a router rental option if you want to use one of their approved routers, or use their professional installation service. Below is a list of approved CenturyLink Routers!

CenturyLink Approved Routers!

Yes! You can use your own modem or router systems with any CenturyLink internet plan. You can also easily rent a modem directly from CenturyLink, complete with professional installation, to make sure your whole Wi-Fi system will work! Below is a list of CenturyLink Approved Modems!

CenturyLink Approved Modems!

CenturyLink Technology

Changing your Wi-Fi password on CenturyLink Internet is a pretty easy process! All you have to do is download your Wi-Fi routers’ app on your mobile device. In the settings of the app, there will be an option to reset your password. Make sure you reset the password for the correct signal, as many modern routers have 2.4 and 5 GH options..

CenturyLink offers two types of Internet in a variety of geographic areas. CenturyLink DSL internet uses pre-existing phone networks to transmit data at speeds up to 100Mbps. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet that uses separately laid fiber optic cable that can deliver speeds up to 940Mbps, but is available in a smaller service area.

Thankfully, CenturyLink offers professional installation on their home and business internet plans! If you opt for the self-set up option, all modern modems should have an easy to understand installation manual and mobile app used to get it set up.

If you’re on a CenturyLink DSL internet plan, you can always upgrade to CenturyLink fiber internet which provides a huge speed boost. Regardless of your plan, you should also get in the habit of resetting your router system every few weeks as well as updating the router firmware.

CenturyLink currently offers two types of internet for homes and businesses! It’s DSL internet services are available in areas across all 50 states in the country. CenturyLink doesn’t offer any cable internet plans, but it does provide high-speed fiber optic internet to many areas.

Netgear doesn’t currently offer any CenturyLink certified routers, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they won’t be compatible. You can see a list of many compatible and approved routers and modems for CenturyLink below.

CenturyLink Approved Routers!

CenturyLink Approved Modems!

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