Table of Contents
- Can you have multiple homes with Xfinity?
- Can I bring my Xfinity box to another house?
- How do vacation homes get internet?
- Will a modem work anywhere?
- Can a router be plugged in anywhere?
- Can I move my spectrum router to another house?
- How can I share internet from one place to another?
- How do I connect two buildings to the same network?
- How can I use Comcast internet anywhere?
- How do I add a second home to my Xfinity account?
- How do I add another address to my Comcast account?
- Can I share my Comcast account?
- Can I travel with my Xfinity router?
- Can I take my Xfinity prepaid modem to another house?
- How do you get internet at the beach?
- Can I hook my cable modem to any outlet?
- Does a modem have to be connected to a cable outlet?
- What is the difference between router and modem?
- Does a router have to be plugged into a master socket?
- Can I move my AT&T router to another house?
- Can I relocate my modem?
Yes, you can have two accounts. It sounds like two different addresses, so this is not a problem. If the account is already in his name he would need to take steps to close the account and then you could open a new one in your name. Or he can change ownership of the account and put it in your name.
Can you have internet at two different houses spectrum?
You can have two Spectrum accounts for the exact address, provided both users have valid residential address proof.
Can I use my cable modem in another house?
You can take your modem to another house so long as it works with the same internet connection type you have in your new home. It also has to be certified to work on your new internet provider’s network. Otherwise, you’ll need to get a new modem or rent one from your provider.
Can you have Wi-Fi in two houses?
Yes, you can! Each of the 3 hubs can be either a primary router in the house or a satellite. Just set up the one you want and tell it you don’t have any satellites for that house.
Can you have multiple homes with Xfinity?
Each Xfinity account is unique to a single address and customer. When a customer moves, they get a new account number. While you won’t be able to have two addresses under a single account number, you can have more than one account number.
Can I bring my Xfinity box to another house?
You might be able to bring your equipment to your new home. Schedule a technician appointment and we’ll install everything for you, or you can do it yourself. If you’re moving your equipment on your own and need instructions on how to install and activate?
How do vacation homes get internet?
Provider hotspots are good for staying connected on the go. Before you head out on vacation, you’ll want to check your provider’s availability map to make sure it has a hotspot available at your locale. If AT&T or Xfinity is your Internet Service Provider, you can access their Wi-Fi hotspots for free.
Will a modem work anywhere?
A modem is your gateway to the Internet. Many service providers allow you to rent a modem from them to ensure that it works properly. However, not all modems will work with all Internet providers — certain types of service require certain types of hardware.
Can a router be plugged in anywhere?
When you move your modem, you should also think about where you’re going to put your router. For example, you can place your modem in a hutch, on a shelf, or just about anywhere else as long as it has ventilation and doesn’t overheat. However, the router needs to be where the wireless signal won’t be interrupted.
Can I move my spectrum router to another house?
We can schedule your move and transfer your service. If you’re moving outside of a Spectrum service area, we can help you find broadband service providers in your area and let you know what to do with your equipment. You’ll receive a confirmation message when you order your move.
How can I share internet from one place to another?
Sharing a connection this way is called tethering or using a hotspot. Some phones can share Wi-Fi connection by tethering….Turn on your hotspot
- On the other device, open that device’s list of Wi-Fi options.
- Pick your phone’s hotspot name.
- Enter your phone’s hotspot password.
- Click Connect.
How do I connect two buildings to the same network?
The best way to connect your two buildings is with fiber-optic cable and a transceiver at each end. If that brings costs over budget, a good second choice is Category 5 cable with a Category 5 protector at each end.
How can I use Comcast internet anywhere?
How to Connect
- Enable WiFi access on your device.
- Download the Xfinity WiFi Hotspots app.
- Sign in to the app using your Xfinity ID and password.
- The app will download and install the Xfinity WiFi secure profile, allowing you to automatically connect to the secure Xfinity WiFi network.
How do I add a second home to my Xfinity account?
You can use the same process to make a new account here. Xfinity sign up . Scroll to the bottom and put in your address under “New to Xfinity” When you enter in your information it should see you have an account and take you through the steps to eventually link them.
How do I add another address to my Comcast account?
Moving Your Xfinity Services
- Sign in to My Account.
- Enter the date you would like to stop service at your current address, the best phone number to reach you, and your new address.
- You can make changes to your plan.
- Next, we’ll show your installation options.
Can I share my Comcast account?
If you want to give other members of your household access to your master Xfinity account, you can create up to six distinct users online.
Can I travel with my Xfinity router?
Internet customers can stay connected with access to over 8,000,000+ hotspot locations around the country. To enjoy the benefits of Xfinity WiFi, use your WiFi device to search for “Xfinity WiFi” or “Cable WiFi®” in your list of available networks. Sign in using your Comcast Xfinity ID and password.
Can I take my Xfinity prepaid modem to another house?
We’ll check your new address and make sure Xfinity prepaid is available at your new home. Moving your service is easy. Confirm the move when you’re ready to transfer and we’ll do the rest. Bring your equipment with you and we’ll show you how to install it at your new location.
How do you get internet at the beach?
You will first need a satellite internet provider who can provide access even while you’re at sea by installing a satellite dish. This provides the most flexibility since you can access it whenever you need or want it. You can also get the same type of internet that’s accessible on a smartphone or a laptop.
Can I hook my cable modem to any outlet?
Because the DSS01 is designed using patented technology to detect a specific range of frequency signals from your Cable Internet provider, you can be assured that the results are extremely accurate. Once you have found a valid working coax wire or outlet, you can connect your cable modem or router.
Does a modem have to be connected to a cable outlet?
A modem generally requires a coaxial cable to connect to the cable output, as well as a power cable to connect to an electrical outlet. Both of these cables should come with your modem, but if you bought it used, you may need to find replacement cables.
What is the difference between router and modem?
Your modem is a box that connects your home network to the wider Internet. A router is a box that lets all of your wired and wireless devices use that Internet connection at once and also allows them to talk to one another without having to do so over the Internet.
Does a router have to be plugged into a master socket?
If you have a double socket, your phone line is already split between phone and broadband. That means you don’t need a microfilter. You must always plug your broadband router into the master socket. It won’t work if you plug it into another socket or extension.
Can I move my AT&T router to another house?
You can start the process of transferring your current AT&T internet service to a new address in just a few minutes. Just contact a moving specialist at 800.288. 2020, share your preferred installation date, and you’ll get a confirmation email within 24 hours. That’s pretty much all there is to it.
Can I relocate my modem?
Yes, you can move your router to a new room for any purpose, mainly to get a better signal. However, there are some things to consider depending on the type of modem you have.