What is MyWiFi Xtreme?
MyWiFi Xtreme is the next generation of Wi-Fi that allows for more devices and more speed distribution among devices. This next generation device will provide Home Telecom customers with a better experience and better coverage by offering the next generation of Wi-Fi, called Wi-Fi 6. Wi-Fi 6 allows for more devices and more speed distribution among devices.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is MyWiFi Xtreme?
MyWiFi Xtreme is the next generation of Wi-Fi that allows for more devices and more speed distribution among devices. This next generation device will provide Home Telecom customers with a better experience and better coverage by offering the next generation of Wi-Fi, called Wi-Fi 6. WiFi 6 allows for more devices and more speed distribution among devices.
What does MyWiFi Xtreme offer?
MyWiFi Xtreme includes access to the MyWiFi Xtreme app that puts the control of your Wi-Fi and devices at your fingertips! The MyWiFi Xtreme app will also protect you against malicious viruses and malware while on your home network once the app is downloaded and set-up. We've also included enhanced parental controls for your children or grandchildren. You'll be able to set time limits and create filters to make sure your internet rules are being followed, even when you're not home!
What are the advantages of MyWiFi Xtreme?
MyWiFi Xtreme advantages include the ability to set up your own guest networks as needed, set time limits for Wi-Fi use for certain applications or websites, turn Wi-Fi off and on at the touch of a button, and much more! You can even reset your Wi-Fi name and password through this app! For a full list of features, visit HomeSC.com/MyWiFi-Xtreme.
What are enhanced parental controls?
Enhanced parental controls allow you to protect your children from inappropriate or harmful content, set time limits and turn Wi-Fi completely off with the touch of a button. Plus, you'll have the ability to set filters for unwanted content and applications for all the devices your children use. For more information, visit HomeSC.com/MyWiFi-Xtreme.
Is MyWiFi Xtreme available in all areas?
MyWiFi Xtreme is available in all residential FTTH and Cable Modem areas.
How do I sign up for MyWiFi Xtreme?
It's simple! Just send us your information using the form at the bottom of HomeSC.com/MyWiFi-Xtreme! If you'd rather give us a call, please contact 888-746-4482 during normal business hours and choose option 2 to make changes to your service. Then select, option 1 if you are calling to make changes for Residential services. One of our friendly Representatives will be more than happy to help you complete your request.
What are the requirements to access MyWiFi Xtreme?
You need to be a subscriber of Home Telecom Fiber or Cable Modem internet service to get MyWiFi Xtreme.
Where is the best place to put the MyWiFi Xtreme?
To get the best experience possible, you'll need to place your device in a central location, in the up-right position with good "line of sight" visibility to the main areas of your home.
My wireless device says it cannot support a 5 GHz radio. What do I need to do?
Your device will still be supported on the 2.4 GHz radios. This would be due to your device's limitation and unrelated to Home Telecom.
There are four ethernet plug ports on the back of the MyWiFi Xtreme. What should I do if I have more than four wired devices that I need to plug in?
You can purchase a gigabit switch and plug that into the MyWiFi Xtreme LAN port to give you the ability to plug in multiple devices.
How do I reboot MyWiFi Xtreme router and keep my settings?
Unplug the power cord from the MyWiFi Xtreme for 30 seconds, then reapply power. Your settings will not be erased.
How do I pair devices, like my printer?
If your device supports WPS, simply follow the instructions included with your device's installation manual. Press the WPS button for less than 3 seconds on the back of the MyWiFi Xtreme when instructed.
How do I know my device has completed boot-up?
When the LED is solid blue, which indicates an active Internet connection, or is blinking red, which means there is no service or Internet connection detected.
Do I need to change out my equipment?
Yes, Home Telecom will need to change out your equipment in order to get the full benefits of MyWiFi Xtreme. You will be given more information about this when you sign up for the service.