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SoCA 2.5

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My router is upstairs and my Tivo connection downstairs. Can I fit a SoCA 2.5 ethernet converter via a splitter to the coax socket on the wall downstairs to also provide wired ethernet to my TV?


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No, does not work like that. The best way is to run an Ethernet cable between the hub and ‘TiVo’, can be done externally. I have hidden some behind the down pipes.

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Hi Tudor, 

Funny because after waiting a long time on the line to Virgin Tech support I was finally assured that it would work if I was prepared to carry out the installation myself, although Virgin, unsurprisingly, would not support me with any problems I might encounter.

Alessandro Volta

You cannot make any alteration to the coax side of the Hub. 

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Hi Graze,

Thanks for your post. I'm afraid that we'd be unable to comment on DIY/third party equipment related questions, however if you do need any of your Virgin Media equipment relocating, this is something we can arrange - just let us know.