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  • Before you can set up your TG589vac Wi-Fi Router modem you will need to check that you have a BT phone socket installed (this will be arranged in advance of your start date) and that your SSE broadband plan is ready to start.
  • 1.

    Inside the TG589vac Wi-Fi Router box you will find your TG589vac Wi-Fi Router modem, the Power Supply, an Ethernet cable (Yellow end) and Phone cable (Grey end).

  • 2. Plug the Power cable into the Power socket on the back of the modem.
  • 3. Plug the Power Cable into the mains power and switch on.
  • 4. Plug the grey Phone cable into the DSL port on the back of the modem.
  • 5. Plug the other end into the BT socket in your home/ office.
  • 6. Plug the yellow Ethernet cable into the Network port on the back of the modem.
    You only need to connect this cable if you do not have a wireless computer/ laptop.
  • 7. Plug the other end into the Network port on the back of your computer.
    You only need to connect this cable if you do not have a wireless computer/ laptop.
  • 8. Press the Power button on the back of the modem. The LED lights will flash briefly whilst the broadband is activating.
  • 9. Once the broadband is activated the Status LED will turn green and the modem will be ready to use.