i-Guide Quick Reference

Remote Control Features

Basic Navigation

  • It’s easy to get started. Press the GUIDE button on your remote to access the Listings By Time grid • Yellow is always the highlight color. As you navigate listings, the highlight appears on screen to indicate the current selection

    Press theor  arrows to move the highlight • Press OK/SELECT to tune to a show or to access program information • Press the EXIT button to return to watching TV

 

Digital Video Recording (DVR)

Pause live television. Rewind and replay programs. Record your favorites all season long. With DVR, you’re in control from the comfort of your own home. And with dual-tuner DVR, you can watch one program while recording another.

Control Live TV Any time you tune to a channel, the DVR starts a temporary recording. So you can PAUSE if the phone rings, REWIND the scene you missed, and FAST-FORWARD to skip what you don’t want to watch.


 DVR Puts You In Control

Build Your Own Personal Video Library

It’s easy to record with i-Guide. Press REC on your remote anytime while watching TV for easy one-touch recording. Press from the Program Info screen to set up a one time or series recording, or even set up an auto-recording from any Search results screen.

Your Recordings Your Way

i-Guide helps you easily manage your recordings. Access the DVR Menu from on the Quick Menu or Main Menu. From here, select My Recordings to view your list.

Series recordings are automatically grouped into Folders so you can quickly scroll through your list. Use thearrows to select a series and press OK/SELECT. Scroll through the list to find the episode you want to see.

DVR Cleanup lets you delete multiple shows at once, while DVR History keeps track of shows that were deleted. i-Guide makes it simple to organize your shows so you can enjoy watching on your schedule.


Quick Menu:

Quick & Easy

The Quick Menu offers shortcuts to key i-Guide features. Just press MENU on your remote anytime while using the guide or watching TV and you’ll have easy access to your DVRHD programming Search, and Parental Controls.

 Press the  arrows on your remote to highlight an option, press OK/SELECT and you’re on your way.


 All Access With Main Menu

From the Main Menu, you can access all i-Guide features. Press MENU twice, then select from the options, including Listings By Time, Search, DVR, Local Weather, Setup and more.


Listings By Time

Press GUIDE to access Listings By Time.  Channel numbers and network call letters appear on the left with times along the top. Use  arrows to navigate the lineup and to go forward in time.

Color coding makes it easy:Blue – Regular programs Green – Sports Purple – Movies Light Blue – Kids’programs


 Mini Guide

Mini Guide lets you watch television and view listings without having to leave your program. To access, press

OK/SELECT then use the arrows to browse time and  arrows to browse channels.


Instant Program Info

i-Guide provides Instant Information while you view program listings, including program title, start/end time and a brief description including ratings. Helpful indicators identify settings such as RemindersRecordings, Locks and Favorites.


Action Icons

From the Listings By Time grid, press INFO to learn more about a program. Use the Action Icons at the bottom to set Recordings, Reminders, Parental Controls and more.

Use the arrow buttons to highlight an icon.


Smart Channel Surfing

The Flip Bar provides program information as you change channels, plus you can even tune

easily to the associated HD channel. Press OK/SELECT to select, or INFO for program details.

 


Enhanced Searching

i-Guide offers expanded search capabilities so you can find your favorite shows faster and discover new ones. Search by Category or by Title, Keyword or

Actor/Director. Access Search from the on the Quick Menu or from the Main Menu.

When searching by Keyword, Title, or Actor/Director, use the keyboard to spell out your request. i-Guide will then search for shows. You can select Save Search or set an Auto-Recording right from any Search results screen.


Parental Controls

Parental Controls allow you to restrict viewing and purchases of TV programs based on your preferences. Set a personalized 4-digit PIN to place locks on selected movie & TV ratings, TV content ratings, channels and titles. You can also                                                                                       hide adult titles from being displayed on screen.


Go Ahead, Play Favorites

Create up to five Favorites lists – one for everyone in the family. Select from the Quick Menu, or My Favorite Channels from the Main Menu.

 

 

 

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