I finally decided to put the Comcast modem back in service until I could get to a Comcast service center to return their modem. I just replaced my comcast modem. Which Devices Can I Use on Xfinity Mobile? May not be combined with other offers. Comcast rounds up, so 2. For Voice customers, select the Comcast Business phone number from the dropdown menu to assign to the Primary Manager on the account.
I understand self-install internet, but I don't see how you can self-install the phone portion since they need to get the number ported over first? Whether Comcast's new wireless service is a good deal depends on three big factors. In this edition of Ask Maggie, I take a closer look at some of the details. Not all programming available in all areas. My family put up with it for three months after agreeing to take it after negotiating a lower monthly rate. Comcast will not activate cable boxes purchased used. Up to two simultaneous streams per account. Please send me an e-mail at maggie dot reardon at cbs dot com.
Details of the plan are sketchy at this point. Call History View the details of your received, missed and dialed calls. Prepaid service not subject to refunds. Is this how everything would connect? Not available in all areas. This number is included in the welcome email you received following installation and can be found at the top-right corner of your billing statement or obtained from the technician during your install.
Be Anywhere Make and receive calls from any phone or mobile device at any location. I was thinking of hooking it up to the comcast co-ax cable and see how that works. How much are you paying now for service? How Does Xfinity Mobile's Pricing Compare to Other Carriers? When you order with Comcast, let them know you want to port your existing number. Performance is actually good, and I have wifi on my laptop, iPad and iPhone without any problems. The cable modem can only pair with one device at a time.
All of this is done through auto-pay billing. The Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7 are among the devices you can use on Xfinity Mobile. Refill cards and codes are not refundable, returnable, or exchangeable and not redeemable for cash. Thank you so much for writing this article. Actual speeds vary and are not guaranteed.
The process to port the number has probably already started. After careful consideration — and counting costs — I finally decided to get an Ooma and dump my Comcast phone line. Connect any additional digital adapters. The second thing that happens though is that next audience member that comes onto your website, they have a new navigational scheme to find content, so they might not have cooked and to watch that video because of the title. The tech might also want the make and model of cable modem. Ask Maggie is an advice column that answers readers' wireless and broadband questions. Refill cards and codes are not refundable, returnable, or exchangeable and not redeemable for cash.
Open Safari and you should be able to view web sites. Comcast's by-the-gig plan could be a great deal for you if you're a light data user or you mostly use your phone at home. And thanks for the tip to go directly to technical support. This step is only to associate a phone number to yourself in My Account which will allow you to access voice management features for that number. Will be dumping both of those once Comcast is fully up. She is a great service person.
It will charge taxes, though, so these rates will be a bit higher than advertised. The bottom line Unless you're already a Comcast customer, I don't see any big benefits to going with this plan over others available from the major wireless providers or from services like Project Fi from Google. Make sure it is turned on. Prepaid service not subject to refunds. Plan on visiting my local Comcast center this weekend to discuss all these new peripheral charges, and wonder if I should discuss with them my plan to replace their product with a separate modem and router.
There must be a better way to upgrade a modem. Thank you for your help. For more information, please read. You can use Xfinity Mobile when traveling to other countries, though you'll be charged for talk, text and data. After the number works correctly on comcast, they may need to see about returning the Verizon equipment, since they will likley be leasing it and continue to be charged if they do not.
You can also follow me on Facebook on my Ask Maggie page. Limited to Xfinity Prepaid Internet residential customers 18 years of age or older. Introduction Activating My Account enables you to perform a variety of functions such as paying your bill, updating account information and managing WiFi hotspots. What else can we add? When you are connected to a tech, tell them you bought your own new modem to replace your Comcast modem. The initial startup time may take a while to complete, and the X1 may have to download updates.