Connect My Gaming System

Select your gaming console below for instructions on how to connect the game console to your home wireless (Wi-Fi) network.

  1. Select the System Settings from the Home menu
  2. Select Internet Settings
  3. Select Connection Settings
  4. Select New Connection
  5. Select Manual Setup
  6. Select Search for Access Point
  7. Select your Frontier router Wi-Fi name from the list of devices.
    • Your original Frontier router Wi-Fi name and password are located on a sticker on your router. If you've changed your Wi-Fi name and/or Password, refer to your notes for the details
  8. Enter your Wi-Fi password in the Enter Security Key field
  9. Select OK to save your settings
  10. Select OK to begin a connection test
After following these instructions, your Nintendo 3DS will be connected wirelessly to your home network.
  1. From the Wii U Menu select System Settings
  2. Using the left stick, select the Internet icon and press the A button
  3. Select Connect to the Internet
  4. The Wii U will search for available Wi-Fi networks in your area.
  5. Once the search completes, use the Right Stick to scroll up and down through the list of networks and Select your Frontier router Wi-Fi name from the list of devices
    • Your original Frontier router Wi-Fi name and password are located on a sticker on your router. If you've changed your Wi-Fi name and/or Password, refer to your notes for the details
  6. If you have no free space in the connection list, you will be asked to delete a connection not being used. If this occurs, select OK at the prompt, and then select the connection you wish to delete followed by Delete
  7. If prompted, use the on-screen keyboard to enter your Wi-Fi network's security key (wireless password) and select OK when finished
  8. If you receive an error message stating "The security key you entered is incorrect," the security key you entered was not a valid security key
  9. The Wii U will now perform a connection test
  10. If the connection test is successful, select OK to continue
  11. When asked if you would like to make this your default connection, select Set if you wish this to be your default connection or No if you do not
After following these instructions, your Wii U will be connected wirelessly to your home network.
  1. Place the Nintendo Switch within 10 feet of the wireless router to ensure a strong wireless signal
  2. On the Nintendo Switch console, select Settings from the HOME Menu
  3. Select Internet, and then Internet Settings
  4. Select your Frontier router Wi-Fi name from the list of devices
    • Your original Frontier router Wi-Fi name and password are located on a sticker on your router. If you've changed your Wi-Fi name and/or Password, refer to your notes for the details
  5. If you are unable to find your network's name, stand closer to the wireless router and press the Y button to search again
  6. If prompted, use the onscreen keyboard to enter the network's wireless password
  7. If the network name is grayed out, this indicates the wireless security type being used is not supported by the Nintendo Switch
  8. The Nintendo Switch will test the Internet connection. Once the test is complete, select OK to complete the process
After following these instructions, your Nintendo Switch will be connected wirelessly to your home network.
  1. On the home menu, go to Settings > Network Settings and press the X button on your controller
  2. Go to Internet Connection and make sure that Enabled is selected
  3. Scroll down to Internet Connection Settings and press the X button on your controller
  4. Select Yes on the screen stating you will be disconnected from the Internet
  5. Select Easy and press the X button on your controller
  6. Select Wireless
  7. Choose Scan. The PlayStation 3 will now scan for available networks in range
  8. Select your Frontier router Wi-Fi name from the list of devices
    • Your original Frontier router Wi-Fi name and password are located on a sticker on your router. If you've changed your Wi-Fi name and/or Password, refer to your notes for the details
  9. Select the Security setting that matches you wireless network and press the X button on your controller
  10. Enter the WPA Key (password) for your wireless connection
  11. Check that the settings on the screen are correct and push the X button on your controller to save
  12. Select Test Connection
After following these instructions, your Playstation 3 will be connected wirelessly to your home network.
  1. On the home menu, navigate to Settings
  2. Select Network
  3. Select Set Up Internet Connection
  4. Press the X button on your controller
  5. Select Use Wi-Fi
  6. Select Easy
  7. Press the X button on your controller.
  8. Select your Frontier router Wi-Fi name from the list of devices
    • Your original Frontier router Wi-Fi name and password are located on a sticker on your router. If you've changed your Wi-Fi name and/or Password, refer to your notes for the details
  9. Select the Security setting that matches your wireless network and press the X button on your controller
  10. Enter the password for your wireless connection and select Done and then OK
  11. Select Test Connection
After following these instructions, your Playstation 4 will be connected wirelessly to your home network.
Note: You must have an Xbox 360 wireless networking adapter in order to connect to a wireless network.

  1. Select My Xbox then System Settings on the dashboard
  2. Select Network Settings then Edit Settings
  3. Select Wireless Mode
  4. The Xbox 360 will display a list of available networks
  5. Select your Frontier router Wi-Fi name from the list of devices
    • Your original Frontier router Wi-Fi name and password are located on a sticker on your router. If you've changed your Wi-Fi name and/or Password, refer to your notes for the details
  6. If required, use the on screen keyboard to enter the wireless security key (password)
  7. Choose Test Xbox Live Connection.
After following these instructions, your Xbox will be connected wirelessly to your home network.
  1. Press the Xbox button to open the guide
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select All Settings
  4. Select Network
  5. Select Network settings
  6. Select Set up Wireless Network
  7. Select the appropriate Frontier router from the list of devices
    • Your original Frontier router Wi-Fi name and password are located on a sticker on your router. If you've changed your Wi-Fi name and/or Password, refer to your notes for the details
  8. Enter the wireless password for your router
After following these instructions, your Xbox One will be connected wirelessly to your home network.

Note: If you need further assistance, Frontier provides a list of technical support services to help with establishing your gaming system. You can reach our Frontier Secure Team at 1.888.620.3663 to select the best option for you.

Still need help? Call 1.800.239.4430 or Live Chat

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