How do I connect my Telstra smart modem to HFC?

How do I connect my Telstra smart modem to HFC?

Set-up instructions for HFC – new or existing nbn connection

  1. Plug the nbn connection box into a cable port.
  2. Plug the nbn connection box into the power outlet.
  3. Connect the nbn connection box to your Telstra Smart Modem.
  4. Plug your Telstra Smart Modem into a power outlet.

How do I connect my Telstra modem to my Smart TV?

How do I connect without using Wi-Fi?

  1. Plug one end of an ethernet cable into the TV’s LAN port.
  2. Plug the other end into your modem’s LAN port.
  3. Your TV should now have the internet. NOTE: You don’t have to enter the network name or password using this method.

Do I need a modem if I have an nbn box?

If you are in an nbn™ FTTN or FTTB area, you will need an nbn™ Compliant VDSL2 WiFi Modem Router in order for the service to work.

Do I need an nbn box and a modem?

You require an nbn™ compatible router or modem. If your nbn™ is serviced via Fibre to the Premises (FTTP), Fixed Wireless, Hybrid-Fibre Coaxial (HFC), or Fibre to the Curb (FTTC) then your modem must have a WAN or Internet port – here are some recommendations.

Can I install NBN box myself?

So, to help make it easier for customers to get connected to the nbn™ broadband access network, eligible premises within our Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) footprint can now request to self-install their HFC nbn™ connection box.

What is a Telstra Smart modem?

The Telstra Smart Modem is a hybrid modem that acts as both a modem and a router. The modem allows your compatible devices to connect to the internet and helps to keep you connected – even when there is a fixed broadband* network outage or disruption – by automatically switching to a backup mobile internet service**.

Do you need an aerial for Telstra TV?

Very! All you need to get Telstra TV up and running is an active broadband connection, a compatible TV with an HDMI port spare, and a TV antenna for your free-to-air signal.

What is the nbn black box called?

A Network Termination Device (nbn NTD), sometimes also known as a Network Termination Unit (NTD) or an nbn Connection Box is the device installed at your premises that your nbn connection plugs into from the nbn network, whether it be delivered by Fibre (FTTP), Copper (FTTN/FTTB), Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC), Wireless …

Can you plug directly into nbn box?

Step 1: Connect your computer directly to your nbn™ connection device. Take an RJ-45 Ethernet cable (this is typically blue, yellow, grey or white) and plug one end into the active port on your nbn™ connection device. Plug the other end into your computer’s LAN/Ethernet port.

Who provides the nbn connection box?

nbn co
NBN Connection Box (device) This is owned by nbn co and serves the same purpose as an NTD. Rather than being fixed to the inside of your home, the nbn connect box is free standing device. The nbn connection box is used to provide service to HFC-NBN and Fibre to the Curb (FTTC) connections.

Where do they install nbn box?

The NBN box will usually go near an existing telephone jack in your house on the outside, typically at the front of the home, and should reach an existing power point if it’s a FTTP connection, as it will need direct power to run.

How much does it cost to install a BigPond cable modem?

Cable self-installation kits are $189 for the normal cable modems or $249 fore a wireless modem (compared to $259 and $399 respectively for a professional installation). The cost of the self-installation kit for ADSL depends on which type of modem you get. See here for ADSL self-installation charges. Can I bring my own modem to BigPond Cable?

What is the configuration of BigPond email?

The followings are the configuration of Bigpond email using IMAP, POP, or SMTP as mentioned below. The account type must be IMAP. Incoming server address must be, port as 993, and encrypted connection as SSL.

Which router should I buy for BigPond ADSL?

For Bigpond ADSL, almost every ADSL router can be used. See Simon Wright’s Australian Broadband FAQ here. A highly recommended resource for purchasing routers is OzCableguy’s Router reviews found here.

Can I use my Telstra modem on the BigPond network?

Unless the modem was originally supplied from Telstra, you will not be able to use the modem on the Bigpond network as each modem on the network has an unique MAC address which can be used on the cable network. If you do choose to buy a second-hand modem, you will be entitled to a $189 installation and a three month contract.