Follow these easy setup steps. (Prefer a how-to video? Start watching.)

Connect coaxial cable

Find the best modem location in a central spot, off the floor and near an active cable outlet. (Some cable outlets in your home may not be active.)

Tip: If you're putting your modem in a hard-to-access spot, take a picture of the white label on the back. You'll need this later.

Plug modem into power

Connect the coax cable from the wall outlet to the connection on your modem.

Plug modem into power

Plug your modem into a power outlet. Make sure all connections are finger tight.