The Comcast-Xfinity router by default has the Wi-Fi channels set to Auto. This may cause problems with connection to your Hydrawise controller. This can be easily fixed by changing the channel of your 2.4Ghz signal to channel 6. It is also recommended to change the bandwidth to 20/40. <
Changing WiFi Channel in the Admin Tool
Connect to your WiFi network and access 10.0.0.1 from a web browser.
Navigate toGateway > Connection > Wi-Fi, where you will see your private WiFi network name(s) displayed. If you would like to update your WiFi channel, clickEDIT.
Mark theManualradio button for theChannel Selectionfield, and choose your desired channel number in theChannelfield.
To complete the change, clickSave Settingsat the bottom of the page.
Changing WiFi Channel in xFi
Visitwww.xfinity.com/myxFior open the Xfinity xFi app and sign in with your Xfinity username and password.
Navigate to theMore section, where you will see your WiFi name(s) displayed (found underAdvanced Settingsin the xFi app).
Scroll down toAdditional Settingsand select2.4 and 5 GHz WiFi.
If you would like to select a specific WiFi channel, selectEditnext to 2.4 or 5 GHz. A dialog window will appear.
Select the channel number from theChanneldrop-down. To complete the change, select Apply Changesat the bottom of the dialog window.