Can I Use My Virgin V6 Box In Another House?

Can I use a second hand v6 box?

Only boxes issued to your account & sent to you directly by Virgin can be used.

Any box from another source is 1) Being sold illegally & 2) cannot be activated, so is as much use as a chocolate teapot..

Can existing Virgin customers get v6 box?

Customers who take a TV and broadband bundle will be able to upgrade their older set-top box for Virgin TV’s smallest, smartest and fastest V6 box at no additional cost and with no re-contract requirements. Eligible customers will be contacted in the coming weeks with details of how they can request their V6 box.

Do I have to give 30 days notice to leave Virgin Media?

If you’re on a 30 day rolling contract or you decide to leave us after your minimum fixed term contract period, you’ll just need to give us 30 days’ notice.

Can I use my Virgin box in another house?

Depends where you both live. There are different “Areas” for Virgin, and a box made for one area will not work in another. If you live very close together then it probably would work.

Can I use someone else’s Tivo box?

As has always been the case, you can only use the equipment on the account at the registered address. All these boxes are tied to the local cabinet for the address they are allocated too.

Are Virgin v6 boxes wireless?

The V6 does need an internet connection for (IIRC) on demand and some stuff to do with the EPG or the catch-up service. The V6 does have a wireless connection, so if you can’t connect directly to a router or the Superhub via a network cable, you can connect via wi-fi.

Will my router work in another house?

So long as the router connects to the same wire that enters your existing house(in your new home) then yes you should be able to work with it. You’re probably going to have to contact your ISP due to the relocation.

Can I transfer my Virgin Media account to another person?

Transfer account Remember you can only transfer a broadband, TV or phone account to someone else. If you have a Virgin Mobile account then you can’t transfer this to another person.

Can you move your WiFi router to a different room?

If the coax lines are all connected to your service and the liine is active then yes you can just simply unplug the router and move it to where you want.

How long does it take to transfer Internet to another house?

Internet connection time frames vary depending on your location, technology type and existing set up at your new address. Most connections take between 3 – 10 business days. It could be up to 20 days, depending on the service available at your new address.

How many Virgin v6 boxes can I have?

You can get up to five additional set top boxes, so you can watch your favourite shows wherever you are in your home. You get all your channels on your additional boxes, too, so other people can watch different shows at the same time.

Can I have Virgin Media at 2 addresses?

So yes, it is possible. Two accounts, same person, same address. But be warned. Two accounts cost far more, than all services on one account.

Can you transfer broadband to another person?

Unfortunately you can not transfer an account to another person. This means, as you have found, you will have to stop your account. Because you are not moving your account to another address or transferring to another provider in a recognised manner (MAC code) you are in effect stopping your connection.

What is the difference between Virgin TiVo and v6?

The V6 is the latest set top box from Virgin Media. It contains all the functionality you get with a standard Virgin TiVo box, but adds loads of extra features, is easier to use and also looks considerably sleeker.

Can you sell Virgin boxes?

Please be aware that Virgin Media informed us that the resale of the TiVo box is not allowed since the buyers won’t be able to use it. Virgin Media will request the buyer to return the box.

Can I transfer my WiFi to another house?

You could take your cable modem and your router, and establish service at their house. … Some ISPs will not allow a cable modem that is still active on another account on their network start new service at a different location.

Can I buy Virgin v6 box?

Customers who take a TV and broadband bundle will be able to upgrade their older set-top box for Virgin TV’s smallest, smartest and fastest V6 box at no additional cost and with no re-contract requirements. To find out more, head over to the Virgin Media website.

Does Virgin v6 box need Ethernet?

Virgin V6 box connections To connect one V6 box to your Virgin hub and your TV, you’ll need an ethernet cable, a cable adaptor and an HDMI cable. You’ll be able to connect these cables at the back of the V6. Below you can see all the connections you can make to the V6.