Welcome to XFINITY® TV

Welcome to
XFINITY® TV
XFINITY® on the X1 Entertainment Operating System®
delivers the simplest, fastest and most complete way to access all your entertainment
on all your screens. This guide will help you get to know XFINITY on X1, a one-of-a-kind
interactive TV experience.
Get to Know Your
Remote
To pair your remote to
your set-top box, press
and hold Setup until the
LED at the top of the
remote turns green. Then,
press XFINITY and follow
the on‑screen instructions.
To pair your remote to
your TV or audio device,
visit www.xfinity.com/
remotes for instructions.
Here’s a quick review of
your remote control to
help make the most of
your experience.
Exit
Returns you to live TV or the
previous menu.
Guide
Displays channel line up. Press Guide
twice for guide views to filter listings.
Last
Takes you back a step in the menu,
exits to live TV or shows last channels/
shows watched.
Play/Pause
Pause and resume what you are watching.
With X1 DVR,™ this also allows you to
pause and resume live TV.
Rewind/Fast-Forward
Rewind and fast-forward a program or
skip ahead or back 24 hours in the guide.
XFINITY
Main Menu to access Guide,
Saved (DVR), On Demand, Search,
Apps and Settings.
Record
Schedule a show or series to record.
Page Up/Down
Jumps you up/down in menus or forward/
backward while watching a show.
Info
Displays full program information.
Shortcuts
Help when you need it.*
Display Video window while
browsing menus.
Launch the Sports app.
Delete a recording, cancel a
scheduled recording or clear
history from Last Watched.
Search
Type the first few letters of an actor, title
or genre and get instant results across live
TV, XFINITY On Demand™ and your X1
DVR. The number buttons on your remote
correspond to letters.
Services and features vary based on service level and equipment. An additional monthly fee applies to DVR service. Your remote control may
vary slightly from the one pictured here, but the basic functions should remain the same. Some features may not be available in all areas. For a
complete list of Comcast remotes go to www.comcast.com/remotes for more details. Only DVR set-top boxes can pause or rewind live TV.
*Not available on all set-top boxes.
On-Screen Guide
XFINITY® on the X1 Entertainment
Operating System® gives you a
one‑of‑a‑kind interactive TV experience.
PRESS
FOR THE MAIN MENU
•
Guide — Channel line up and listings.
•
Saved — DVR Recordings, Favorites, Purchased
and For You.
•
On Demand — TV shows, movies, kids’
programming and more available instantly.
•
Search — Search across live TV, XFINITY On
Demand™ and the X1 DVR™ at the same time.
•
Apps — Pandora, Sports App, Weather, etc.
•
Settings — Preferences, device settings and
parental controls.
BROWSE THE GUIDE TO SEE WHAT’S AIRING
ON LIVE TV UP TO TWO WEEKS OUT
Highlight a program and press
to see a
description and select from actions.
Tip: Press Fast-Forward on the remote to jump
forward 24 hours in the guide.
To narrow listings, press Guide twice on the remote
and select a Guide View. Choose from: HD, Favorites,
Trending, Movies, Kids, or Sports.
Tip: To set a favorite channel, highlight the number/
logo in the guide and press
, then select Favorite.
USE ON DEMAND TO ENJOY INSTANT
ACCESS TO TV SHOWS AND MOVIES
• Browse thousands of hit movies, the latest
episodes of the top 100 shows, and loads of kids’
programming.
• Use filters or sort to narrow choices in certain
menus. For example, you can filter by “Free to Me”
or sort by “Most Recent.”
• You can watch selections for free, rent for a specific
time window, or buy to own and watch as many
times as you like.
FIND WHAT YOU’RE LOOKING FOR
•Type the first few letters of an actor, channel, title,
team or genre and get instant results across live TV,
XFINITY On Demand™ and your X1 DVR.™ The
number buttons on your remote correspond to the
letters.
•Seamlessly flip to your most recently watched
shows, DVR recordings and XFINITY On Demand
programs by pressing the Last button while
watching TV.
GET RECOMMENDATIONS AND
BOOKMARK FAVORITES
•Get recommendations when you select any
program and scroll down to More Like This. You will
see a list of similar movies and shows you might
enjoy or other programs with specific cast or crew
members.
•Keep track of your favorite actors, shows, teams
and movies by marking them as a Favorite, then
find them in the Saved menu to watch anytime.
•In the Saved menu, get recommendations based
on what you’ve watched by selecting For You.
FIND YOUR RECORDINGS AND FAVORITES
IN SAVED
• There is a menu just For You that includes recently
watched and recorded shows, channels, and apps,
plus recommendations on what you may like.
RECORD, WATCH, AND MANAGE SHOWS
WITH YOUR ADVANCED DVR
• Record up to four shows at once, just highlight the
program in the Guide, a search result, or while
watching TV and press
on your remote. For a
TV series, you can record Just This Episode or All
Episodes to create a series recording. Specify
recording options — including the channels to
record on or ending a recording late.
•Watch recordings in any room – go to Saved and
select Recordings.
•To delete recordings, highlight the program or folder
of recordings and press
on our remote, then
press
to Delete Now. Pressing
will send
deleted recordings to your Recently Deleted folder.
QUICK ACCESS TO YOUR SHOWS IN
FAVORITES AND PURCHASES
Choose Saved in the Main Menu to access:
•
Favorites are shortcuts to your preferred movies,
TV shows, actors, channels and sports teams.
Select the Favorite option from Program/Series
Information.
•
Purchases include the TV shows and movies you
have purchased to own.
XFINITY On Demand ™ programming requires subscription to TV
service package with XFINITY On Demand programming. XFINITY
On Demand selections subject to charge indicated at time of
purchase. Not all services available in all areas. Pricing and services
subject to change. Limited Basic Service subscription required to
receive other levels of service. Call for restrictions and details.
APPS RIGHT ON YOUR TV
Access your favorite social, music, sports and
weather apps on your TV.
•
Sports — Track multiple games at once and check
the latest scores and standings.
•
Social Media — View photos and more.
•
Pandora — Listen to music channels on TV.
•
Tips and Tricks — Get updates on the latest
features and shortcuts.
•
Weather — Get the current and extended forecast.
•
My Account — View your bill, appointments or
troubleshoot your service.
Some apps, such as Pandora, require initial setup
online. Go to www.xfinity.com/x1apps to connect
these apps to your TV.
Want to watch TV on your mobile device? Go to
www.xfinitytv.com/apps to learn more.
MORE CONTROL AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
Select the
in the Menu page to manage Menu
Preferences, Device Settings and Parental Controls.
• Menu Preferences include changing the
background darkness level and auto-tuning to HD
channels.
• Device Settings include options for closed
captioning, video resolutions, audio settings and
light brightness of your set-top box.
• Parental Controls allow you to restrict viewing on
your TV. Go to www.xfinity.com/parents for more
information.
For more help on how to use XFINITY on X1, go to
www.xfinity.com/x1support.
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