How do I set up my Shaw Internet modem?

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Scenario: You have received a new Internet modem from Shaw and are looking to set it up for first-time use.


Quick Answer:

  1. Connect the coax cable from a wall outlet to the Cable In connection on your modem.
  2. Connect the power cable to both the modem and a wall outlet.
  3. To connect your devices to WiFi, select the SSID network labelled on the front or top of your modem. When prompted for a password or passphrase, enter the Password (sometimes referred to as the WiFi Key) as found on the modem.


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How to connect and activate your Internet modem


Did You Know


It is recommended that you place your modem in the most central position in your home for the best WiFi results and to avoid WiFi interference.


Learn More: WiFi Interference




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