Not necessarily... This will only be the case if you use the Yahoo or MSN and cannot install it yourself. They will leave the disc and you should be able to install the software on the "new" computer yourself.
No software is required to use fios. You just need to have a computer with an active ethernet port. The "software" is just free extras verizon provides to fios customers.
Written by Ettore-fiosfaq
Last updated on 06.11.07