Shaw Go WiFi Access Codes

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Use Shaw Go WiFi Access Codes to easily sign in to Shaw Go WiFi when you're near a Shaw Hotspot. Shaw Go WiFi provides you with a Shaw Internet experience beyond the home. As a Shaw Internet customer, you can access a huge network of super-fast WiFi locations all over your city for no additional cost. Once you register your mobile devices on Shaw Go WiFi, they will automatically connect every time you enter a Shaw Go WiFi hotspot. Follow the steps below to use Shaw Go WiFi Access Codes to easily connect to a Shaw Go WiFi Hotspot.


Shaw Go WiFi Access Codes

Shaw Go WiFi Access Codes can be used to identify your Shaw account and generate a unique code which you can use to easily sign in to Shaw Go WiFi when you're near a hotspot. Once you've connected to a Shaw Go WiFi hotspot, you'll automatically connect to other hotspots once you're within range.


  1. Access codes will be sent to directly to your email address or provided to you by a Shaw representative
  2. Within the email you receive, click on the Access Code button and fill in your registration information
  3. If your device supports the Hotspot 2.0 standard, your device will ask to install the ShawPasspoint profile, which will automatically connect your device to ShawPasspoint and ShawOpen networks without the need to complete any of the next steps
  4. If you weren’t asked to install the ShawPasspoint profile, visit a Shaw Go WiFi hotspot within the next 30 days and select "ShawOpen" as your network, then open your web browser
  5. Enter your Access Code where it states "...Or, Use an Access Code", then click Connect


Access Code Location


How long is an access code active for?

Access codes will be active for 6 months after they are issued.


What happens if I lost my access code?

A Shaw representative can provide you with your access code again.


Will the access code work on multiple devices?

Yes! This access code will work on all your devices (Up to the maximum limit with your current Internet plan, please see:

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