How do I connect my sky Q mini box?
Sky Q Mini box
When your box restarts, click the Home button on the remote.
Then, go to your main Sky Q box (or Sky Q Booster) and press and hold the WPS button (far right), until it goes orange.
Your Sky Q Mini box will connect to the network, get an IP address and then it will start up and connect to your main box.
How does a sky mini box work?
The Sky multiroom option uses wireless Mini boxes (which don’t require any drilling) to communicate with the main Sky Q box, allowing you to watch any TV channel you like on up to four different TV sets. The Mini boxes also act as Wi-Fi hotspots to give you a better Sky Broadband signal around the house.
How do I reset my sky mini box?
Turn the troublesome Mini box off and on at the mains to reset the connection. If that doesn’t work, you can also go into the Settings > Status > Network connection > Network setup screen on your Mini box, and choose Reset.
Does Sky Q main box have to be on for mini box to work?
The mini, as others have said, connects to the main Q box by its own wifi. The main Q box does require a connection to the internet to keep the card alive and to populate parts of the menu system using hundreds of kilobytes not megabytes and definitely not Gigabytes of data. Sky do install systems on mobile networks.