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Geeni Smart Plug_not working since moving to Ignite

I recently moved to the Ignite WiFi Gateway (Gen1) and ever since the Geeni Smart Plugs will no longer connect.  The technician split the router so that I can select the 2.4G for devices that aren't compatible with 5G.  I was able to connect all the ...

Janet16 by I've been around
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Resolved! XB8 and ASUS Router

Hi all, Just got the XB8, I was wondering if I could utilize the wifi 6 on the modem but disable the 2.4 and 5 ghz and use the 2.4 and 5 ghz from the ASUS router? Is this possible? Would I keep the modem in gateway mode and setup the ASUS as an AP so...

Nuke71 by I've been here awhile
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Techinical support

After almost six months with Rogers, all of a sudden, ten days ago my laptop didn't connect to the wi-fi, it was showing 27 wi-fi in the neighboud but mine. Called Rogers, after several tentatives to solve the problem on the phone, finally after a we...

Giorgio123 by I've been here awhile
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Resolved! Cannot connect my Brother printer to Ignite network

I just had Ignite installed and all my devices have gone over to the new modem/network other than my Brother Inkjet Printer. I did a factory reset on my printer and tried to connect using the wizard. It found my SSID but when I enter my password afte...

bg47 by I plan to stick around
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Wyze cam problem with rogers home internet

I'm using a Wyze IP camera for home security, but it only works with a 2.4G WiFi signal. My internet service provider at home is Rogers Ignite Home Connect. I've set up my WiFi with two channels: 5G and 2.4G. All my Wyze cameras are connected to the ...

mikelam977 by I've been here awhile
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Resolved! Trying to add a smart plug

I’m trying to add a couple of TP-Linksmart plugs and they won’t connect to the network because, I think, it is defaulted to the 5 GHz band and they require 2.4 to do the setup. Followed the (not recommended) Split Bands instructions in the app but de...

Moose57 by I've been here awhile
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Rogers & PlayStation Issue

Currently on Ignite 1 Gbps plan. Modem is an XB7 and I use that equipment (don't have my own third party router). Seems that since the end of January I've been having issues connecting to online play with either my PS4 or PS5. Every time I have to lo...

Tad by I'm here a lot
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Wifi keeps reseting and going back into easy connect mode

It resets the light goes orange then connects back to a solid white light at some time. Then it's back into easy connect mode where I have to set up the wife name and password. I need both a 5g and 2.4 connection for my devices so I set those back to...

Having trouble turning band steering on.

hello, I would like to turn Bandsteering on for the Ignite WiFi Gateway modem but I failed.I've tried two ways, the first was accessing gateway 10.0.0.1 but this was my first time to login, default password was not correct(tried resetting the modem, ...

Echo dots and ring doorbell

I cannot get my echo dots or ring doorbell to connect to my rogers wifi. I’ve heard the solution is to have your 2.4 and 5ghz bands separated. Has anyone else run into this problem?   *Added Labels*

Crazycraig6 by I've been here awhile
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lenovo laptop can't connect to rogers ignite wifi

my lenovo laptop G500 connects to wifi ignite but no internet...says unidentified network even though it is correct password....the previous rogers modem worked fine.       ***Added Labels***

stevep102 by I've been here awhile
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Band Steering (XB7) and Smart home connections

So, I was hoping once and for all to get definitive answers to a question that I have never been 100% clear about. I have an XB7 (and formerly and XB6) where I was careful NOT to enable band steering and kept my 2.4 and 5 GHz SSID's separate. Reason ...

DrMike by I'm a trusted contributor
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CODA 4582 (OUTDATED?)

Im on Gigabit Internet and have had no issues with the connection for years now. I realize 1gb D/L is probably actually 75% of that, but its been working well ( except i've lost my 2.4 ghz wifi ),  but the 5ghz is fine. As a gamer most connections ar...

Bilko by I plan to stick around
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Resolved! Band Steering does not work properly

 Rogers Ignite......just found out the sprinkler wifi controller can not connect. Now along with the security cameras having to be connected by cable, this system is a bust......now what !!!!! Don't have the balance of the day to spend on the phone w...

Resolved! Ignite router will not connect a wifi device

 On further exploration, 4 hours of my time resetting various protocols on the watering system and router etc,etc...I have realized the router is not connecting said device to the internet for some reason. On the device it suggests checking the NTP, ...

2.4 switch to 5g

I have a tablet connected by 2.4g, but some things streaming from my tablet is choppy, would switching to the 5g help with the choppiness?If so how would I go about changing it? Some apps require the 2.4 such as my security camera so I don't want to ...

gordow by I plan to stick around
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5GHz network goes down on XB7

Hi everyone, I upgraded to Ignite 2 weeks ago and have been using the XB7 in normal configuration with a single SSID for both 2.4 and 5 GHz networks. I've been popping into 10.0.0.1 periodically to check on my devices to see what's connected to which...

Hwaiting by I plan to stick around
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Is this a viable workaround for missing guest wifi mode on XB7?

I just "upgraded" to Ignite and when talking to tech support to confirm the lack of a guest mode for the wifi, he stated the following (paraphrasing here): "The workaround is to put all of your devices you want inaccessible to guests on their own SSI...

DevonK by I'm here a lot
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2.4GHz not working but 5GHz is fine

Since midnight last night, I started to have this issue, tried rebooting the modem several times and it will work for only couple minutes to half an hour and then it goes down again...should I have my XB6 modem replaced?   *Added Labels*

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