Connecting the NexTV with Arris modem via WPS

To enjoy all the interactive benefts of NexTV you’ll need to connect your NexTV Decoder to the internet via your Arris modem.

The simplest way to connect to the internet via WiFi is to use the WPS (WiFi Protected Setup).

You’ll first need to connect your NexTV Decoder to your TV.

  • Check that your home internet connection is working, for example by checking the WiFi signal on your smartphone, computer or other device. Make sure that the NexTV decoder is within range of your WiFi signal
  • Use the HDMI cable provided to connect your TV to your NexTV Decoder using the socket marked HDMI
  • Use the RF cable from your existing set top box and connect it to the back of the NexTV Decoder, using the socket marked RF IN
NexTV Decoder

Turn on your TV and NexTV Decoder. You’re now ready to establish the WiFi connection between your NexTV Decoder and your modem. Use your remote control to scroll through the NexTV interface and activate the WPS as follows:

  • Press OK on the remote control
  • Go to My World
Remote control 'ok' button
  • Go to Settings and press OK
NexTv Settings
  • Go to Network and press OK
NexTv Network
  • Scroll down to Active Interface, select interface and press OK
NexTV Interface
  • Select WiFi and press OK
Interface - WiFi selection
  • Select Connect with WPS
Connect with WPS screen
  • Press the WPS button at the back of the NexTV Decoder and within 30 seconds, press the WPS button on your modem for 5 seconds. The blue WPS light will come on.
Connect with WPS screen
WPS button on NexTV decoder

A pop-up box will show on your TV screen to confirm successful connection.

NexTv - Connecting to WiFi network