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Equipment Info: Ignite WiFi Gateway (Gen 3) modem (XB8)

Our Ignite WiFi Gateway (Gen 3) modem (formerly known as Fibre+ Gateway 3.0 (XB8)) comes with WiFi 6E and Tri-Band technology. Get 3x more bandwidth for less congestion, lower latency, and faster speeds. This article covers the key features, availabl... Read more

About: Legacy modem upgrade program

We're committed to keeping you connected with the best possible WiFi experience which means we’re always improving our network. As we are in the process of making network upgrades, this means that some modems will soon come to their end of life and n... Read more

About: WiFi Satisfaction Guarantee

WiFi is the heartbeat of the modern home. That's why we are committed to providing Ignite Internet customers with a fast, reliable, and secure WiFi connection. Whether you’re working or completing schoolwork from home, or just trying to kick back and... Read more

Share your WiFi from the Ignite HomeConnect App

With the Share My WiFi feature in the Ignite HomeConnect App you can get your houseguests connected to your home WiFi network with ease. Sharing your WiFi login There are two ways you can share your WiFi connection through the Ignite HomeConnect App.... Read more

How to Remove Dust from Ignite WiFi Gateway

Persistent high temperatures can be very damaging to electronics. If temperatures reach a certain threshold, internal components can be damaged, and shorten the lifespan of your Gateway. You should periodically inspect and remove dust from your Ignit... Read more

Shaw Gig WiFi FAQ

Shaw Gig WiFi taps into the power of WiFi 6 technology to deliver our fastest speeds and most reliable connection. With the strength and capacity of our Ignite WiFi Gateway (Gen 2 and Gen 3), you can now get gigabit WiFi speeds in your home for simul... Read more

How To: View Active Time Details in Ignite HomeConnect

Active Time Details is a feature included with Ignite HomeConnect that provides insight into which apps and websites are being used most by a Ignite HomeConnect profile. Once activated in a profile, the profile will display how long certain apps and ... Read more

Troubleshooting: Fix WiFi Pods offline

When an Ignite WiFi Pod (formerly known as Fibre+ WiFi Pod) goes offline, it can create gaps or dead spots in your home WiFi network. Follow the steps below to bring your Pods back online. This article will teach you how to reconnect a Pod that has g... Read more

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