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  Download and Install Rogers Online Protection   The following steps explain how to download and install Rogers Online Protection (ROP) 1. Go to the   Online Protection page on the Rogers.com website 2. Scroll to the   Package/Price   section and click   Select   on the type of protection you wish to download     •  Rogers Online Protection Basic (Free)     •  Rogers Online Protection Premium ($4.99/month)   3. Click   Download 4. If you wish to download the Basic Version, click “Click here to download again”     •  If you wish to download the Premium Version click “Sign Up Now”     •  Agree to the Terms of Service     •  Fill out your personal information     •  Confirm purchase 5. When prompted select   Open File 6. When the file is finished downloading click   Run 7. When the install wizard opens do the following:       •   Click Next     •  Agree to the Terms of Service     •  Click   Next     •  Click   Install     •  When the install in complete click   Finish    
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  Got your hands on a new modem? Looking to set up your own wireless network or modify your existing one? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Steps: 1. Start by connecting an Ethernet cable from your computer to your modem. 2. Now, open your favourite web browser and type “192.168.0.1” into the address bar. 3. Login with the username “cusadmin” and the password “password”. 4. From there, select Wireless from the top menu. 5. Okay now, under Basic Settings check that Wireless Mode is set to 802.11 g/n mixed and the Wireless Channel is set to Auto. 6. On that same page under Multiple SSID Settings, change your Network Name also known as (SSID) to whatever you want your wireless network to be called, then click Save Changes. 7. Now you’ll want to repeat those same steps under the 5G tab. 8. Make sure to check under Basic Settings that Wireless Mode is set to 802.11 a/n mixed and the Wireless Channel is set to Auto. 9. Don’t forget, under Multiple SSID Settings, change your Network Name (SSID) to whatever you want your wireless network to be called, then click Save Changes. 10. Next, click the WPS & Security tab and under Security Settings check that Security Mode is set to WPA/WPA2 and that Encrypt Mode is set to AES. 11. Create your password using at least 8 characters, and click Save Changes when you’re done. Remember, if there are multiple SSIDs ..click the name of the network and check the settings. 12. Next, unplug the Ethernet cable and connect to your wireless network using the password you just created. 13. Once your device is connected to the wireless network, test a couple web pages to confirm the connection and you’re done
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  Did you misplace your wi-fi password and looking to have it reset?  Looking to update your current wi-fi password to keep your home’s network safe? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Steps:  Start by connecting an Ethernet cable from your computer to your modem. Next, open your web browser and type “192.168.0.1” into the address bar. Login with the username “cusadmin” and the password “password” if that password fails please try your current Wi-Fi password. If you do not know your current password a Factory Reset of the modem is required. From there, select Wireless from the top menu and click on the WPS & Security tab. If you forgot your Wi-Fi password, note the password located in the Pass phrase field. If you want to reset your Wi-Fi password, enter the new password in the Pass phrase field, and then click Save Changes. Once your device is connected to the wireless network, just test a couple web pages to confirm the connection. If you change your password, you’ll have to reconnect all your wireless devices to the network using the new password you just created.
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  Recently signed up for Rogers Internet Service? Looking to set up a Rogers Yahoo! Email address? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Steps: First, go to   www.rogers.com/begin   and enter your registration key and registration number. Your Registration Key is your Rogers Account Number with an 'S' in front of it, and your Registration Number is the last 4 digits of your home phone number repeated two times. Once you’ve filled those in, click Next and enter the required information to create your email address. Click Next, then Finish. Setting up the email account on your Mac or iPad using Mac Mail? First click on Mail then on Preferences. Click Accounts and select the ( + ) located on the bottom right-hand corner. When you’re in the Add Account screen, enter the name, email address, and password, and then click continue. Now, just click Create and send a test email to make sure everything is working okay.
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  Got mulitple users in your household? Looking to create additional Rogers Yahoo! email addresses? Well you are in luck.   Check out this helpful How To video to learn how.     Steps: First, go to   www.mail.rogers.com   to sign in using your primary email address.   Next, hover over the Settings Menu icon located on the top right and select Settings. Select Accounts and click Edit your account info. In the Member Centre, click My Account & Billing. When prompted, enter your password and click Sign-In. In the My Account & Billing page click Create New Secondary Account. Select “I accept” and click Next. Here you’ll create your username, which is your email ID. Then, select a password between 6-32 characters that contains at least one number. Once you’ve entered all the required information, click Next and then Finish. Test your new account by signing in at   www.mail.rogers.com   and you’re all set!
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  Here’s how to find out just how fast your current internet-connection speed is:   Open your preferred Web browser and go to   Rogers Speed Check. Click   Check Your Speed   and then   Begin Test   in the new window that will be opened. Watch while Rogers Speed Check measures your download and upload speeds.   Jargon Buster   Upload:   This is how fast your internet connection allows you send files to other computers or online resources. Measured in Kbps (or Mbps on faster connections), higher is better.   Download:   This is how fast your internet connection allows you to receive files. Measured in Mbps (or Kbps on slower connections), higher is better.   Mbps:   Stands for megabits per second. A megabit is a measure of data speed, not to be confused with a megabyte which is a measure of data storage. There are eight megabits in a megabyte. In other words, divide the speed in megabits per second (Mbps) by eight to get the megabytes per second (MB/s).   How fast is 250 Mbps?   Song download (5 MB) – Less than a second Movie trailer (60 MB) – Less than 2 seconds Full-length movie (700 MB) – Less than 23 seconds HD movie (4 GB) – 2 minutes, 11 seconds   How fast is 6 Mbps?   Song download (5 MB) – 7 seconds Movie trailer (60 MB) – 1 minute, 20 seconds Full-length movie (700 MB) – 16 minutes
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