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Streaming from home connection not working.

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Streaming from home connection not working.

I'm 100% positive I'm connected to my home network that is connected through my Xfinity internet service.  However, I'm getting the error, "Some networks only allow their content to be viewed when you are on your home WiFi. Look for TV Go options to watch anywhere, any time."  Please help me fix this nonsense.

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Re: Streaming from home connection not working.


SteveDensmore wrote:

I'm 100% positive I'm connected to my home network that is connected through my Xfinity internet service.  However, I'm getting the error, "Some networks only allow their content to be viewed when you are on your home WiFi. Look for TV Go options to watch anywhere, any time."  Please help me fix this nonsense.


Goto login to you xf "my account" "devices" and verify you cable modem serial number matches what is shown on website.

 

go here: https://customer.xfinity.com/#/devices

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Re: Streaming from home connection not working.

What's the next step I take if it's not?  It appears to be the wrong modem listed.

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SteveDensmore wrote:

What's the next step I take if it's not?  It appears to be the wrong modem listed.


Call xf support and tell them about the discrepancy

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Re: Streaming from home connection not working.

I've been on the phone with Xfinity support for 30 minutes now.  Had them update the correct modem info, and the problem still persists. 

 

*update*

 

The issue has been sorted out.  Thanks for the guidance!

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SteveDensmore wrote:

I've been on the phone with Xfinity support for 30 minutes now.  Had them update the correct modem info, and the problem still persists. 


Does it now match what is shown in your "My Accounts" "Devices" yet?

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Re: Streaming from home connection not working.

Yes, it does.  They were confused how the other modem ever ended up being associated with my account in the first place since I've always used my own modem.

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Re: Streaming from home connection not working.


SteveDensmore wrote:

Yes, it does.  They were confused how the other modem ever ended up being associated with my account in the first place since I've always used my own modem.


Try rebooting modem and pc, then retry.

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