Self Help & Support

My Shows

The My Shows list contains all of your recordings, plus links to your streaming videos from On Demand or apps like Netflix, Hulu, HBO GO, and more.

My Shows is sorted by date, with newly added or recorded show and movies first. You can also choose to sort My Shows by name (alphabetically) by pressing B to change the sorting method.

  • Access My Shows from the Home screen by pressing the TiVo button, select My Shows, or press 1 on your remote control.
  • Access My Shows from live TV or any other screen by pressing the TiVo button twice.

Continue Watching

At the top of the My Shows list, you'll see the Continue Watching strip.

  • Move left or right to highlight a show, then press ok/select.
    • If you are watching a series, you'll see the series screen, where you can quickly pick up where you left off.
    • If you're watching a movie, press play to start watching instantly.

Filters

The Filter strip lefts you narrow your My Shows choices instantly.

  • Located directly below the Continue Watching strip, press down to move it.
    • Press C, or move left or right, to cycle through filters like 'Movies,''TV,' and 'Kids.'
    • To change which filters appear, and in what order, press A.
As you highlight a filter, your My Shows list will update automatically.

Shows & Movies

Below the filter strip, you'll find all of your OnePass selections, single recordings, WishList searches, and bookmarked shows and movies. As you scroll through your My Shows list, icons next to a series title tell you at a glance where you'll find new episodes, SkipMode episodes, and recordings.

  • Use the up and down arrows to scroll through the list, or use channel up/down to page through the list quickly.
  • Choose a title by pressing ok/select.
If you've selected a series, you'll see an episode list. By default, this screen displays episodes included in your OnePass. For example, if your OnePass includes recordings and streaming videos starting with Season 3, then those episodes appear in your Watchlist.
  • Press C to limit your view to recordings only (if any).
  • Highlight an episode and press play to start watching (recordings only)
  • Highlight an episode and press ok/select to go to the Episode screen, where you can get viewing options and more.
If you've selected a movie, a movie strip will expand, showing you a larger image of the movie as well as recommendations for other movies you might like.
  • Press ok/select again to go to the Movie screen, where you can choose to play the movie or view more about it.
To delete an individual show or series, highlight it in the main My Shows list and press clear. If you are deleting a series that contains recordings, you will have the option to replace the recordings with links to streaming videos instead. This option can be use if you are trying to conserve space.

Season Selector

If a series contains more than one season and more than 30 episodes, a season selector will be displayed at the top of the list. Use it to easily jump between seasons.


My Shows Options

Use the available options to customize My Shows to your preferences. From the main My Shows list, press A to go to the Options screen.

  • Sort list: Choose to view the My Shows list by date (with most recently added shows at the top) or by name (alphabetically).
  • Show episode strip: When this option is set to 'yes', selecting a title will open a strip of episode images or a strip containing a movie poster and related movie recommendations.
  • Go to episode list: When this option is set to 'yes', selecting a series title takes you to a text-only list of episodes. When it is set to 'no', selecting a series title takes you to the Series screen.
  • Background images: Set this option to 'yes' to see full-screen background images of the selected series or movie.
  • Filters: Choose which categories should apear in the Filter strip, and in what order.

Series, Movie, & Episode Screens

On a Series screen, Movie screen, and Episode screen, you can choose to watch the show/movie and get lots information about it - all in one place. The options on these screens vary depending on the series, episode, or movie, but in general, you can:

  • Watch the movie/show
  • View your Watchlist (episodes included in your OnePass search)
  • View other episodes
  • Delete the show/movie
  • Choose a streaming option (if the show is availabel to stream)
  • Get or modify a OnePass
  • Schedule or modify a recording
  • Learn about the cast
  • Get recommendations for similar shows/movies

Series Screen

To reach this screen, do one of the following:

  • If the series is in your My Shows list and your 'Go to episode list' is set to 'No', select the show title.
  • If the series is in your My Shows list and 'Show episode strip' is set to 'Yes', highlight the show title to open the episode strip.
  • If you have a OnePass to the series, go to the OnePass Manager and select the title.
  • Search or browse for the show.

Episode Screen

To reach this screen, do one of the following:

  • If the series in your My Shows list and 'Go to an episode list' is set to 'Yes', select the show title from the My Shows list, then highlight an episode and press select.
  • If the series is in your My Shows list and 'Show episode strip' is set to 'Yes', select any episode in the strip (not the series poster).
  • If an episode is schedule to record, go to the To Do List and select the episode.
  • Search or browse for the series; then, from the Series screen, select an episode category from the available options. Note that not all episodes categories are available for every show.

Movie Screen

To reach this screen, do one of the following:

  • If the movie is in your My Shows list, select the title or image.
  • If a movie is scheduled to record, go to the To Do List and select it.
  • Search or browse for the movie.

Related Materials:
EXP Voice Remote Features | WishLists | OnePass Recordings