My WiFi boosters stopped working and eventually got through to virgin. They’re supposed to be sending out WiFi pods for me but I haven’t received an email to confirm this. When I phoned back to ask, they stated that the order was being processed, once it has been I will get an email. Still nothing. Does this mean they haven’t placed the order? I really need these as have black spot in my kitchen and one of the bedrooms. I work from home 2 days a week.
Pods are only free to “some customers” most will be charged £5/month and you have discovered they dont have enough supplies right now to provide them unless you have a demonstrable wifi issue and then it will be a wait
And at that level of investment you would soon pay off that cost by buying a "better" wireless solution that will be yours to own and use forever and which will cure all your wifi woes and be delivered from Amazon tomorrow.
Get either a… (1) Mesh System, (2) Wireless router, (3) Wireless access point (4) A combination of (2) & (3).
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I do not work for VM. My services: HD TV on VIP (+ Sky Sports & Movies & BT sport), x3 V6 boxes (1 wired 2 WiFi,) SH2 in modem mode with Airport Extreme Router +2 Airport Express's. On VIVID200, Talk Anytime Phone, x2 Mobile SIM only iPhones.
Following on from this. If someone bought a separate mesh system could it use the same password as the hub3 so that everything integrates easily?
Although best practice advises to change it as it will be a different system.
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