How do I connect my Sky box to my BT router?

How do I connect my Sky box to my BT router?

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  1. Press and hold the WPS button on your broadband router for two seconds.
  2. Within one minute press the WPS button on the front panel of your Sky+HD box.
  3. The wireless light on the front of your Sky+HD box will flash amber while the box attempts to establish an internet connection.

Why won’t my Sky Q box connect to my BT router?

Re: Sky q won’t connect to BT hub Try first rebooting your main Q box and then when this is completely back up and running reboot the mini. To reboot press Standby on your Sky Q remote (if the box responds to the remote), and then switch off and unplug at the mains.

How do I connect my Sky plus box to WiFi?

A If your broadband router has a WPS button: 1 Press and hold the WPS button on your broadband router for 2 seconds. 2 Within one minute press the WPS button on the front panel of your Sky±HD box. Your Sky±HD box should connect to your broadband router automatically.

Will Sky router work with BT?

Re: SKY Router on a BT broadband line There is no (as it stands) way you can add the BT username and password to the D-Link (Sky) router, they are locked down to Sky.

Does Sky Q work with BT router?

Re: Sky Q with BT Fibre Issue The Q box will then use the back haul channel on the disks to connect directly to your router. You are not hardwiring from your Q boxes to the router but to a disk placed near you Q boxes and they will do the job for you. The Q box will use 2.4GHz via your disks to make the connection.

How do I connect Sky Q to BT Hub 2?

Re: Sky Q connection to smart hub 2

  1. Plug one of my black disc BT Broadbands into the main Sky Q box (this is not a pure ethernet connection from the main hub, only one of the discs from Complete Wifi).
  2. Set up Sky Q Mini box using WPS (which sometimes works, sometimes doesn’t)

Will a sky router work with BT?

How do I connect Sky Q to BT Smart Hub 2?

Does Sky Q work with BT Smart Hub 2?

Re: Sky Q not working with BT Smart Hub 2 Running Ethernet cable from the Smart Hub 2 to the Sky Q box works perfectly. Then the minboxes connect OK to the main Sky Q box with their own network using the booster box.

How do I connect my Sky box to broadband without WPS button?

Using Wireless Connection (Router has WPS Button; No WPS Button on Sky Box) Press the “Services” button on your Sky remote. Use the arrow buttons on your remote to select “Settings,” then select “System Details.”

How to connect Sky Box to BT Hub?

3- manually enter the IP info on the sky box as per this post https://community.bt.com/t5/Connected-Devices-Other/BTHUB6-wireless-connection-to-Sky-on-demand-box/… Glad you’ve found a way to get Sky box connected again. Shouldn’t really have to be doing all this though, should we. Have given our Smart Hub a not so smart new name now!

Can a Sky Q box be connected to a Smart Hub?

You have to remember that the Sky Q box connects to the BT Smart Hub 2 using the 2.4ghz band or ethernet, the 5ghz is only used when you have Sky Broadband. Once the main Sky Q box is connected to the BT Smart Hub successfully you will be able to use Netflix and download on demand content.

Where does the Sky mini box connect to?

This Wi-Fi mesh is what the Sky mini boxes connect to, they never connect to your BT Smart Hub or any other hub, they connect to the network created by the main Sky Q box.

Why does my Sky Box loose a connection?

The Sky box often looses connection and I understand this is a common problem as Sky prefer to connect with Sky broadband. I believe the issue is related to the BT “Smart” function and the solution is to change the BT Hub channel.

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