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Hi all,

I’m in an apartment that’s setup with fios gigabit internet service. I would like to add fios tv, but can It be connected via Ethernet only? As I already have a switch there that the router feeds to. Or will a coax cable need to be run from the router/ont to the fios tv box?

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clem53 is correct for the 1st set-top box.  With FiOS ONE set-top boxes, additional ones can be connected via coax, Ethernet or WiFi.  If you're considering two or more boxes this may give you some options.

 

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You need coax from the ont to a splitter, from there to router, and the STB.

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clem53 is correct for the 1st set-top box.  With FiOS ONE set-top boxes, additional ones can be connected via coax, Ethernet or WiFi.  If you're considering two or more boxes this may give you some options.

 

Enjoy.

 

 

 

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