How To Connect Sky Wireless Connector To Router

Follow any of the methods given below to connect your Sky wireless connector to your wireless router.

Method 1: Connecting to a wireless router using Sky+ HD box

To connect your Sky wireless connector to your wireless router using the Sky+ HD box, follow the steps given below.

  • Before making the connections, turn on your wireless router and make sure the Internet connection is available.
  • Now, plug the power cord into the blue colored power port at the rear end of your Sky wireless connector and turn it on.
  • Similarly, connect an Ethernet cable to the Ethernet port of the Sky wireless connector and the Sky+ HD box.
  • After making the connections, turn on your TV, which is connected to the Sky+ HD box.
  • When you turn on your TV, a message will be displayed on your TV. Press the Select button on your Sky+HD box remote control to enable the broadband service.
  • Within a few minutes, the available wireless networks will be displayed.
  • Use the up or down keys on the Sky+HD box remote control and select your wireless router by its name.
  • Then, press the Select button.
  • It will request you to enter the password of your wireless network.
  • Make use of the alphanumeric keys on the remotes control to enter the password. As the password is case sensitive, type it correctly. Then press the Select button.
  • The next screen will display the network configurations. This is the confirmation for the network connection.
  • Now, press the Back Up button to return.
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Note: If the message is not displayed on your TV, then you have to Turn on the Broadband Network Connection on your Sky+HD box. To turn on the Broadband Network Connection, follow the sequence as given. Press the Services button on the Sky+HD box remote control. Then, press the Select button to select the Setup option, and then choose Customize. Now, move to the Broadband Network Connection option and turn it on using the right or left arrow button on the remote control. Then, press the Green colored button to save the changes.

Method 2: Connecting to a wireless router using a computer

You can connect your Sky Wireless connector to your wireless router using the web portal of your Sky Wireless connector. The steps are as follows.

Method 3: Connecting to the wireless router using the WPS button

Usually, most of the modern-day routers have a WPS button on them. This enables quick connection with other wireless devices that have WPS. Follow the below guidelines to quickly set up connect your Sky wireless connector to your wireless router.