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I installed the new modem that was sent to me this week that was required for xFi and activated it manually. Now when I download the xFi app it asks me to activate it and I don't want to mess up my working modem. Is the activation just for the app? If not, how do I get out of the startup area of the app.
Hi joanvn, the in-app activation is for the Gateway and should enable xFi once completed. If you have already activated your Gateway through another method, you can still run through the activation in the xFi app without negatively impacting your service.
The activation steps in the app will prompt you to personalize your network name and password, so if you activated it using the device's default name and password then this step will kick off any devices connected to the network. If you have already personalized, then you can use the same name/password.
If you experience issues with this, or still receive the upgrade message in xFi after completing the activation, please let us know and we can look into it further.