What is Plusnet protect service?

What’s Plusnet Protect? Plusnet Protect powered by McAfee is a security program that keeps you, your family and your Windows computers safe from online dangers and threats.

How does Plusnet protect work?

Plusnet Protect comes as standard with Unlimited Broadband and Unlimited Fibre Extra packages. With Unlimited Fibre packages it’s free for the first 3 months and then £2 a month after that. You can add it your package by signing in to your account.

Can you turn off Plusnet SafeGuard?

How do I turn Plusnet SafeGuard on or off? Once your broadband service is ready, go to the Plusnet SafeGuard control panel and click the ON/OFF button at the top of the screen. Next, switch your router off and on again.

Is Plusnet customer service any good?

Our verdict

If you’re after low-price broadband, Plusnet is one of the best providers out there. Download speeds are akin to some of the more costly providers, customer support is excellent, and, according to Ofcom, its service garners very few complaints.

Is Caller Display free with Plusnet?

As a nice gesture though, Caller Display would become free for all Plusnet customers.

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Does Plusnet have antivirus?

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It has its own anti-virus protection and can help you fight against spam, scary online viruses, hackers and spyware. To find out more, take a look at Plusnet Protect.

How do I bypass the post office SafeGuard?

Re: Bypassing Safeguard settings

SafeGuard can only work if you’re using Plusnet DNS servers, so if you’ve changed these (either on your router settings or computer) try changing it back. Conversely, if you want to bypass Safeguard, change the DNS server setting on your computer.

Is Plusnet WIFI secure?

Its anti-virus protection keeps you safe from Internet nasties like spam, viruses, hackers and spyware. You can also control what those in your home or office can access online with Plusnet SafeGuard. There’s nothing to download and it’s quick and easy to set up.

How do I block a device on my Plusnet WIFI?

Yes you can block individual wired and wireless devices by using the Access Control feature on your router. You will need to find the MAC address for any device you wish to block and then on the Access Control screen you just select the device and the allowed time to access the internet.

Why is Plusnet Internet so bad?

Plusnet Internet Slow due to External Faults

See to it that your cables are also plugged in properly to its respective sockets. If you’re not sure, it is best to contact their tech team to hepl you with it.

Is Plusnet fast enough?

Upload speeds

Unlimited Broadband from Plusnet has an average upload speed of 1Mbps. Unlimited Fibre has an average upload speed of 9Mbps. Unlimited Fibre Extra has an average upload speed of 18Mbps.

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Is Plusnet owned by BT?

BT is Plusnet’s parent company.

How much does Plusnet charge for Caller Display?

What does this mean if you currently have Caller Display? If you currently pay for this call feature then you will continue to pay the 99p per month charge until the 5th June 2018, this will then be made free of charge and will be displayed as £0.00 on your next bill.

Does Plusnet charge for 1471?

1471, 141, Voicemail (1571), Ringback (20p per use), Reminder call (20p per use) and Conference calling (40p per use).

Can I get Caller Display with Plusnet?

Plusnet Call Protect and Caller Display are not available in a small number of locations, we will confirm if this applies to you after you have placed your order in your online account. You can also use these features and pay-as-you-go: Ringback (20p a time) Reminder call (20p a time)