Question: Do I Have To Return My TalkTalk Router?

Is TalkTalk new router any good?

If you’re a TalkTalk customer we’d highly recommend upgrading to the TalkTalk Wi-Fi Hub.

It offers very good performance and range, especially compared to the free modem routers TalkTalk has previously offered.

It’s a stylish, modern router with plenty of features to boot..

Can you throw away old routers?

If you bought the router yourself and have fully paid for it, you are free to dispose of it. This should be in accordance with the local recycling and disposal laws.

How do I extend my WIFI on an old router?

1. Find a Compatible Router. If you have an old router sitting around, check with the manual to make sure the device can be converted into an extender or a repeater, and get specific instructions. If the router doesn’t support running as a repeater or an extender using the manufacturer’s firmware, there’s another way.

How much does it cost to cancel TalkTalk contract?

If you’re out of contract you can leave penalty-free anyway. TalkTalk customers who are no longer in their initial contract term (typically 12-18 months) can walk away without penalty. Usually it’s 30 days’ notice to leave, but if switching it usually allows you to go once it’s had the request from the new provider.

What to do with unwanted routers?

What You Can Do With an Old RouterGuest Wi-Fi connection.Wireless repeater.Cheap internet radio.Use the old router as a network switch.Adapt it as a wireless bridge.Build a smart home hub.Convert your router into a NAS.Use an old router as a web server.More items…•

Why is my TalkTalk box not recording?

Re: Talk Talk you view box ‘Fails to Record’ Re-plug in power lead. Ensure the YouView Box is switched off and is currently connected to the router (the YouView Box will require an internet connection). Power on YouView using button at the back of the YouView Box.

How do I cancel my TalkTalk WIFI?

To cancel your service, you can call TalkTalk Customer Services on 0345 172 0046. In some cases, it might be possible to cancel your TalkTalk service without paying an early cancellation fee.

Do old routers store information?

Yes, your router does store information about your computer when you connect to it. … At that time, the router will probably remove your computer from the list. However, it may still keep a table in memory so that it can assign the same IP address the next time you connect the same computer.

What happens when my TalkTalk contract ends?

When your contract ends you have two options. One, let your service continue on a monthly rolling basis, although this will be at the full price for your existing package. Two, renew your contract for a further term on the basis of the offers available via My Account, or elsewhere on the TalkTalk website.

How do I reset my TalkTalk box without losing recordings?

Start the YouView box and then press the + and – button at the same time. Please note that you should press these buttons before the message ‘YouView Waking Up’ is displayed. You can navigate the menu using the +/- buttons. Choose the ‘Factory Reset Keep Recordings’ option.

Why is my Talk Talk box not working?

If your TalkTalk TV box won’t turn on, the first thing to do, as obvious as it sounds, is to check the power cables are all connected correctly and that there’s power going to the box. You should also check the power supply by plugging something else into it, like a lamp, to make sure there’s no fault there.

Can you boost WIFI with another router?

You can easily extend your Wi-Fi network with additional networking hardware like Wi-Fi repeaters and Wireless Access Points. The other inexpensive option is that you get hold of an old wireless router, one that is longer in use, and connect it to your existing (main) router using an Ethernet (Cat5) cable.

How do I cancel my TalkTalk account without paying?

If you’re out of contract: cancelling TalkTalk for free The quickest way to do this is to call TalkTalk on 0345 172 0046. Have your account details ready as you will need to verify your identity.

How do I reset my TalkTalk box?

Restart TV BoxPerform a full shutdown and restart of your router leaving it off for at least 30 seconds before turning it back on. … Switch your TV Box off using the button on the rear.Unplug your TV Box from the power socket.Wait ten seconds and plug the TalkTalk TV Box back into the power socket.More items…

Do I have to return my TalkTalk box?

When you leave TalkTalk, upgrade your service or we send you a replacement for faulty kit, we ask that you return the equipment you no longer need.

What do I do with my old TalkTalk router?

We suggest you recycle the router via your normal local council recycling centre. Please log in to My Account if you need to view or pay your bill, manage boosts and track your usage. From My Account you can also check your connection and test your line for any issues in the Service Centre.

Can I cancel TalkTalk TV?

Re: Cancel TalkTalk TV The TV charge is aplicable to all new contracts and we are unable to remove this. Please log in to My Account if you need to view or pay your bill, manage boosts and track your usage.

Is there a cancellation fee for leaving TalkTalk?

If you change your mind and want to cancel within 20 days of your order date, you’re free to leave without penalty and you’ll only pay for the TalkTalk services that you’ve used during this time.