The Sky Q MR106 error usually occurs when there is an issue connecting to the Sky Q box or the mini box. You may also see the error message saying ‘You can’t watch TV right now as there is a connectivity problem’.
This is usually a simple fix. Perform a hard reboot of the router. If you experience further problems after trying this, a last resort is to buy a Sky Q booster.
In this quick post, I’ll show you exactly how to perform a hard reboot of the router, so you can fix this Sky Q Error MR106 permanently.
What causes the Sky Q error?
If either your Sky Q or Sky Mini Box loses connection to the internet, you will lose access to the majority of Sky’s features, such as downloading content, streaming movies, or accessing your account.
To check the connectivity status of your Sky Q box, you can follow the steps listed here.
How to fix the Sky Q Error MR106
Step 1 – Hard Reboot of the Router
The first step in fixing the Sky Q Error MR106 is by performing a hard reboot of the router.
- Turn off your router
- Unplug all cables from the router
- Wait 30 seconds
- Replug the cables
- Power on router
Hopefully, your connectivity issue is now fixed. If you are still having trouble connecting, you can try moving your mini boxes closer to the main box.
Alternatively, an ethernet cable can be used as a short term solution by connecting it from your Sky Q Box to your mini box. Generally, an ethernet cable provides a much faster connection than a wifi connection.
Sky Q Wireless Booster
As a last resort, the Sky WiFi booster is a product designed to help improve your box’s connection by strengthening those hard to reach areas in your home.
To take full advantage of your wifi booster and Sky Q Box, ensure that your devices are out in the open and not obstructed by other objects, and try to keep them away from other electronic devices.
You can test your wifi connection here.