Can I connect my Sky HD box wirelessly?

If your Sky±HD box has built-in Wi-Fi connectivity (DRX890W and DRX895W models only), then simply connect it to your broadband router via Wi-Fi to start enjoying On Demand including Catch Up TV. It can be connected to a wide variety of broadband routers from any broadband provider.

How do I connect my Sky box wirelessly to WPS?


  1. Hold WPS button on router for three seconds.
  2. When light flashes, press the WPS button on your device.
  3. The light will now flash amber.
  4. Press Services button on your remote (picture below)
  5. Select Settings, then Network.
  6. Select connect with password.

Does Sky box need to be plugged into Internet?

Do I need my Sky Box connected with Internet? An internet connection is not needed to receive normal transmission of Sky. However, when connected to the internet you will gain access to On Demand content such as TV shows, movies, sports that you subscribe to already.

Why isnt my Sky TV connecting to WiFi?

Re: Sky+ not connecting to wifi @Doglover001 the usual solution for this is to switch off your Sky box and your router at the plug. Wait 30 seconds before restarting your router and a other 4 minutes before restarting your Sky box. Then see if it will connect.

What is a wireless connector Sky?

Re: Sky MINI SD501 Wireless Connector Sky Q offers a wireless connection between the main Sky Q box and a Mini box. That would give you independent viewing in your loft room – you could watch a different programme from the one being shown on the main Sky Q box.

What is a WPS button on Sky router?

Well, the WPS button is there to connect your router to wireless devices easily and quickly. This WPS button is Wi-Fi protected Setup button that is placed there to ensure connectivity between the devices.

What is the WPS button on Sky router?

Is Sky Q Box wireless?

Whether you have broadband from Sky or not, you can use your Sky Q mini boxes as WiFi hotspots. If you have your broadband from Sky, this is automatically set up. If you don’t have your broadband from Sky, you will need to turn this feature on.

Why is my Sky not connecting?

Reboot your Sky box Firstly, try resetting your sky box with a simple reboot. To do this switch off the Sky Box directly from the mains and do this for all connected devices (this may include your internet router). Ensure that the lights on your box has completely disappeared this is s signal the box has no power.

How do I reset my Sky wireless Connector?

Best to try a Network Reset found in the mini Home – Settings – Setup – Network. Highlight Status and then select Reset on the right hand side. Follow instructions to connect by WPS to the nearest Q device.

What is the button on the front of Sky router?