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When you first plug in the unit, it may take a few minutes to self-extract its operating system and get itself ready for use – this only happens the first time.

Once the network has been configured as outlined above you are now ready to plug in your first Vivi Receiver.

  • Connect an HDMI cable from your display device to Vivi.
  • Connect an Ethernet cable from the box to your network.
  • Connect the power adapter (12V 1.5A DC) to the Vivi Receiver – do this last.

Make sure both ends of the network cable are plugged in, and that the corresponding network port is patched at the switch.

At this point you should see a red light on the box, and after a few start up steps, the Vivi logo and a room name will appear on the display. The display may flicker for a few seconds while the device installs and activates.

When the device has installed and is ready to go you should see something like this:

If you see a screen like this, read below:

This Vivi unit needs to activate itself.

If you see this message on start-up, chances are you have not configured your network – refer to 2. Plugging in Your First Vivi and ensure the relevant firewall and port changes have been made.