How To Connect Devices to Your Home WiFi Network
with the XFINITY Wireless Gateway This video covers…
• Locating your WiFi network name and password using the My Account App
[and] •Connecting devices to your home WiFi network
including computers, smartphones, and tablets Your XFINITY Internet is powered by a Wireless
Gateway, with a built-in WiFi router, which makes for a secure and reliable connection
for all your wireless devices. To connect your wireless devices, first locate
your WiFi network name and password. The easiest way to do this is with the XFINITY My Account
App, available from the App Store or Google Play.
Sign in to the app using your XFINITY username and password. These are the same credentials
you use to login to your online account. If you do not remember your XFINITY username
and password, follow the on-screen prompts to verify your identity and have the information
sent to you. Once you’ve logged into the app, select
the “Internet” icon. This icon is located at the bottom of your screen on iOS
devices. On Android devices, select the menu icon at the upper left-hand corner of your
screen; then tap internet. To view your WiFi network name and password,
select show WiFi settings. Tap share to send your settings to yourself, or a family member,
by text message. Should you decide to change your WiFi name and password, you can do this
by selecting Change WiFi settings. If you change your WiFi settings remember to connect
your devices using your new network name and password.
Now you can start connecting your devices to your network. To connect your computer,
find the WiFi icon. Mac users have a cone-shaped icon. PC users have a series of bars.
Click the icon to view the WiFi networks available where you are, your network name should appear.
Choose your network and type in your WiFi password. Click “Okay”, “Join”, or
“Connect”—whichever option your computer displays—and that’s it, you’re connected.
To connect Apple iOS devices, tap “Settings”, then “WiFi”. If WiFi is off, tap it to
turn it on. Choose your network name, then type your WiFi password. Then tap join to
connect, and you’re done. To connect an Android device, start in “Apps”.
Tap “Settings”. If WiFi is off, tap it to turn it on. Choose your network name, type
in your WiFi password, and tap connect. That’s it—you’re connected.
For more information about managing and troubleshooting your home network, visit xfinity dot com slash
internet help. XFINITY the future of awesome.
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