What is TiVo+?
The TiVo+ (TiVo Plus) app features streaming channels that offer TV series, movies, music videos, and more. This app is included free with Blue Ridge Stream, Blue Ridge Stream + Live TV, TiVo DVR, or TiVo Smartbox.
Please note: TiVo+ channels are not viewable through the Blue Ridge Stream app, but can be viewed from a Blue Ridge Stream unit within your home.
What type of content is available on TiVo+?
With TiVo+ (starting at channel 1001) and Pluto TV (starting at channel 1200) you have access to countless hours of entertainment. With over 150+ channels, the possibilities are limitless and cover a wide-range of interests and geared towards everyone – movies, sports, news, food, comedy, kids, and so much more.
You can view the available channels on TiVo+ and Pluto TV on our channel lineup page.
Please note: only customers with Blue Ridge Stream can view or access TiVo+ and Pluto TV channels from their onscreen guide or by entering the channel number. Access to Pluto TV will require a Google account and downloading the Pluto TV app.
Customers with legacy TiVo equipment can access TiVo+ and Pluto TV from the TiVo Apps menu.
How do I use TiVo+?
Press the [TiVo] button on your remote and use the right arrow button to navigate to TiVo+. If you don’t see that option, select Apps. Under All or Video, select TiVo+.
Available streaming channels will appear in an onscreen guide format.
Select a category from the left-hand column, or scroll through the available channels using your remote’s arrow buttons. Highlighting a program title will provide a description of the program currently airing.
Press [OK] on the channel of your choice to start watching. Press the yellow [A] button to turn Screen Reader on or off.
While watching TiVo+ programming, the following buttons on your remote have the listed effects:
- Info: Displays program information and activation of Closed Captions where available
- Back: Returns to the TiVo+ channel menu
- Clear: Returns to the TiVo+ channel menu
- Exit: Exits the app
- Live TV: Exits the app and returns to Live TV
- Guide: Exits the app and displays your normal channel guide
- Channel up/down or number keys: No effect
- Record/Play/Pause/Rewind/Fast-Forward.: No effect
- Skip back: Returns to the TiVo+ channel menu
- Enter: No effect
Please note: TiVo+ only provides live streaming channels. You will not have DVR or Video on Demand functionality.
Customers with Blue Ridge Stream can also view and access TiVo+ and Pluto TV channels from their onscreen channel guide, or by entering the designated channel number. These channels appear in the 1000s.