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How to connect a cable modem to an IP gateway

  1. Take the cable modem out of the box and make sure that you have: the cable modem, the power adapter and the network cable (RJ-45).
  2. Take the IP gateway out of the box and make sure that you have: the IP gateway, the power adapter and a network cable (RJ-45).
  3. Plug one end of the network cable (RJ-45) into the « Ethernet » port in the back of the modem. Plug the other end into the « blue Internet » port on the IP gateway.
  4. Plug one end of the network cable (RJ-45) into the « yellow Ethernet » port in the back of the IP gateway. Plug the other end into your computer’s network card.
  5. Plug the (coaxial) cable into the cable modem.
  6. Plug in the modem’s power adapter. When the « Online » light is illuminated and not flashing, plug in the IP gateway’s power adapter.

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  7. Activate your 911 address. View instructions