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Hub 5 best practice

Tuning in

Any best practice / lessons learnt for hub 5 which can be passed forward? Thanks. Just got mine today (replaced hub 3 which i am sending back). 


Alessandro Volta

If it don't work out for you theirs aways modem mode



Disable "Smart Security" in the VM Connect app

I do not have it turned on but neither did i know about it nor bothered to look so it forced me to explore it. Thanks!

Very Insightful Person
Very Insightful Person

No better advice than to always run in modem mode, gets over nearly all the quirks/problems with the Hub5.

There are 10 types of people: those who understand binary and those who don't and F people out of 10 who do not understand hexadecimal c1a2a285948293859940d9a49385a2

We live in interesting times and as such if it’s not fit for purpose as described as a quality router with its service charges to match then I’ll be deferring to Martin Lewis lol

WiFi improvement has been observed so I’m content. 


If a Hub 5 is issued to us we will have a 3rd Party Router here ready to meet and greet it.

We are not interested in dealing a Sagemcom's software quality issues where is takes months to years to fix some defects only to introduce more new defects.  Configuration management and testing staff need not apply.