×

Switch Account

moving a STB and TV to a different location in house

SOLVED
Reply
Highlighted
Contributor
Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎11-22-2008

moving a STB and TV to a different location in house

Message 1 of 5
(4,986 Views)

Hi all,

 

I am new to FIOS.  Can I move a STB and TV into another room in the house (like I used to be able to do when I had cable service)?  Thanks.

 

 

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions
Highlighted
Employee Emeritus Employee Emeritus
Employee Emeritus
Posts: 895
Registered: ‎12-01-2008

Re: moving a STB and TV to a different location in house

Message 4 of 5
(4,965 Views)
Plug just the cable box in.  All you need is power and coax to the box. Wait and see if you get the time on the front display after a minute or so.  If you do, your good to go.  If it stays at the 4 dashes for many minutes, then the coax jack is not wired for your service.

View solution in original post

4 REPLIES 4
Highlighted
Employee Emeritus Employee Emeritus
Employee Emeritus
Posts: 895
Registered: ‎12-01-2008

Re: moving a STB and TV to a different location in house

Message 2 of 5
(4,980 Views)
Yes you can, assuming the the cable jack in that room was wired for fios.
Highlighted
Contributor
Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎11-22-2008

Re: moving a STB and TV to a different location in house

Message 3 of 5
(4,966 Views)

Thanks, Charles.  I don't know if it was - is there some way that I can know/find out before I move the TV? 

 

 

Highlighted
Employee Emeritus Employee Emeritus
Employee Emeritus
Posts: 895
Registered: ‎12-01-2008

Re: moving a STB and TV to a different location in house

Message 4 of 5
(4,966 Views)
Plug just the cable box in.  All you need is power and coax to the box. Wait and see if you get the time on the front display after a minute or so.  If you do, your good to go.  If it stays at the 4 dashes for many minutes, then the coax jack is not wired for your service.

View solution in original post

Highlighted
Contributor
Contributor
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎11-22-2008

Re: moving a STB and TV to a different location in house

Message 5 of 5
(4,926 Views)

Thanks for your quick response.  I appreciate it.

How-To Videos
 
The following videos were produced by users like you!
   
Videos are subject to the Verizon Fios Community Terms of Service and User Guidelines and contains content that is not created by Verizon.
Covid19


Browse Categories
Categories:
Posts

Verizon Troubleshooters
Unable to find your answer here? Try searching Verizon Troubleshooters for more options.