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Installation of the PLC adapter Wi-Fi Extender

The PLC adapter Wi-Fi Extender  (or Wi-Fi Extender) makes it possible to extend your modem's Wi-Fi coverage and connect your decoder to your modem over the electric mains network. To use a Wi-Fi Extender (with 2 or 4 LEDs), you also need a PLC-adapter (with 1 or 3 LEDs).


Wi-Fi Extender with 2 LEDs

Wi-Fi Extender with 2 LEDs

Connect first a PLC adapter (with 1 or 3 LEDs) to your b-box 3 or b-box 2 modem to be able to connect a Wi-Fi Extender.
PLC with 1 and 3 leds

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Connect your PLC adapter to your b-box

b-box 3
  1. Plug the PLC adapter (with 1 or 3 LEDs) into a mains socket near your modem.
  2. Connect the PLC adapter to the b-box 3 modem using the Ethernet cable.
    Connection schema from the PLC to the b-box 3
  3. Plug the power supply of the modem into the PLC adapter or a multi-socket connected to the PLC adapter.
    B-box 3 connected to the Wi-Fi Extender
b-box 2
  1. Call 0800 96 332 to update your modem.
  2. Enter the number of your line (which you will find on your last bill) and follow the menu instructions.
  3. Wait 20 minutes. The modem will reboot automatically.
  4. Plug the PLC adapter into a mains socket near your modem.
  5. Connect the PLC adapter to the b-box 2 modem using the Ethernet cable.
    Connection schema from the PLC to the b-box 2
  6. Plug the power supply of the modem into the PLC adapter or a multi-socket connected to the PLC adapter.
    B-box 3 connected to the Wi-Fi Extender

Synchronize the Wi-Fi Extender

  1. Plug in the Wi-Extender near your b-box. Wait 45 seconds.
    NB: If you already had a PLC installation before purchasing your Wi-Fi Extender, briefly press the button located under or on the side of the PLC adapter connected to your modem and the dLAN button  of the Wi-Fi Extender. Wait until  
    dLAN is lit solid white.
  2. Press the WPS b-box 3 WPS LEDor b-box 2 WPS LEDbutton of your b-box modem for 2 or 3 seconds until the LED indicator lights up.
  3. Next, press briefly on the dLAN button of the Wi-Fi Extender.
  4. The Wi-fi LED LED of the Wi-Fi Extender flashes for a maximum of 2 minutes. If this LED is  white, the Wi-Fi configuration is completed.
  5. Plug the Wi-Fi Extender into the room where you need a better W-Fi. If you want to connect your TV decoder to your modem via the Wi-Fi Extender, connect it to the Wi-Fi Extender using the Ethernet cable.

Connect your wireless devices

If you have already connected a computer, mobile or tablet to the Wi-Fi network, it will automatically connect to the improved wireless network of the Wi-Fi Extender.

If your have new devices, connect them to the Wi-Fi network of your b-box modem. They will automatically connect to the improved wireless network of the Wi-Fi Extender.


Wi-Fi Extender with 4 LED indicators

PLC with one LED

Connect first a PLC adapter (with 1 or 3 LEDs) to your b-box 3 or b-box 2 modem to be able to connect a Wi-Fi Extender.
1 and 3 LEDs PLC

Connect your PLC adapter to your b-box

b-box 3
  1. Plug the PLC adapter (with 1 or 3 LEDs) into a mains socket near your modem.
  2. Connect the PLC adapter to the b-box 3 modem using the Ethernet cable.
    Connect PLC to b-box 3
  3. Plug the power supply of the modem into the PLC adapter or a multi-socket connected to the PLC adapter.
    b-box 3 connected to the PLC
b-box 2
  1. Call 0800 96 332 to update your modem.
  2. Enter the number of your line (which you will find on your last bill) and follow the menu instructions.
  3. Wait 20 minutes. The modem will reboot automatically.
  4. Plug the PLC adapter into a mains socket near your modem.
  5. Connect the PLC adapter to the b-box 2 modem using the Ethernet cable.
    Connected PLC to the b-box 2
  6. Plug the power supply of the modem into the PLC adapter or a multi-socket connected to the PLC adapter.
    Connected PLC to the b-box 2

Synchronize the Wi-Fi Extender

  1. Plug in the Wi-Extender near your b-box. Wait 45 seconds.
    NB: If you already had a PLC installation before purchasing your Wi-Fi Extender, briefly press the button located under or on the side of the PLC adapter connected to your modem.
  2. Press the WPS b-box 3 WPS LEDsor b-box 2 WPS LEDsbutton of your b-box modem for 2 or 3 seconds until the LED lights up.
  3. Next,press briefly on the PLC LEDs or button of the Wi-Fi Extender.
  4. The Wi-fi LEDs LED of the Wi-Fi Extender will flash (for a maximum of 2 minutes). This LED  must be green. The Wi-Fi configuration is then completed.
  5. Plug the Wi-Fi Extender into the room where you need a better W-Fi. If you want to connect your TV decoder to your modem via the Wi-Fi Extender, connect it to the Wi-Fi Extender using the grey Ethernet cable.

Connect your wireless devices

If you have already connected a computer, mobile or tablet to the Wi-Fi network, it will automatically connect to the improved wireless network of the Wi-Fi Extender.

If your have new devices, connect them to the Wi-Fi network of your b-box modem. They will automatically connect to the improved wireless network of the Wi-Fi Extender.

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