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Blink won’t work

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Blink won’t work

I need a splitter on my modem in order to operate my blink system because it works 2.4 and not 5.0

Re: Blink won’t work

No. That's not how things work. That's the WAN system that connects to Comcast. This has to do your home network / LAN system.


The two WiFi bands have recently been combined into one with the Comcast gateway devices. Some devices get confused and don't know how to see / talk to combined bands.

If you are not using any Xfi Pods, you can try separating the 2.4 and the 5.0 bands and give them two different broadcast names / SSID's;

Associate the devices with the 2.4 band's SSID (broadcast name) and password.





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