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This guide will show you how to set up an original Bright Box for our Fibre Broadband service. If you've got a Bright Box 2, see our Bright Box 2 set up guide for more help.
Your wireless network name and password are on the KEEP MEE card. Connecting handsets, tablets, laptops, games consoles and other devices to your home network is straight forward, keep it in a safe place and you’ll always have the information you need.
Check you've got:
You'll also need:
Everything should now look like this - the Power light will go green and the Internet light will go green shortly afterwards.
To connect a computer or device to your Bright Box router, you'll need:
You'll find these on a sticker on the bottom of your router and on your KEEP MEE card:
If you'd like more help with an individual device, see our WiFi connection guide.
If you're moving from standard broadband to our Fibre Broadband service, you'll need to change some settings on your Bright Box router. Follow our simple guide to update your settings:
If not, your Bright Box router will already be already using Fibre Broadband settings. Sit back, relax and let us do the leg work.