Question: Can I Sell My BT YouView Box?

Do you have to return your BT YouView box?

If you decide to leave us or you move to a new plan that includes a new BT Hub and/or BT TV box, you’ll need to return the old kit you loaned from us, or you may face charges.

It’s totally free to send back – we’ll send you a jiffy bag with a returns label..

Can I control my YouView box with my phone?

Now pick up the remote for your YouView set-top box and press the YouView button. Choose Settings – Device Management – Mobile Devices. … Enter this code into the YouView app on your phone or tablet.

Is YouView the same as Freeview?

Channels and streaming services Freeview offers 70 channels, as well as 15 HD channels if you’ve got an HD TV and a set top box with Freeview HD. … YouView has the same number of channels, with the option to get a lot more when you get with a pay TV service from BT or TalkTalk.

How do I reset my YouView box without losing recordings?

The + and – buttons on the front panel will navigate the menu. Keep pressing the – button until 2 “factory reset keep recordings” option is highlighted. If you go past the option, simply press the + button to navigate back to the option. Press the power button on the YouView Box front panel to select the option.

Why is my BT TV box not turning on?

Turn off the power unit at the mains, and unplug the end that goes into the YouView box. Then turn the power unit back on, and leave it for about 30 seconds, do not turn it off. Then plug the other end into the back of the YouView box. See if it starts without any whining noise, and the startup completes.

Can I have 2/bt YouView boxes?

In answer to your post. you can use both boxes at the same time but only one of them will have the BT content. the othere will be youview only. but you can switch them around whenever you want without powering off.

Is YouView better than Freeview?

While Freeview Play may lack the BT and TalkTalk specific channels, it does also include the 12 HD channels that YouView has. … Clearly YouView is the better of the two services right now, but as it’s had over a year head start on Freeview Play that’s expected.

Who makes BT YouView box?

HumaxBT YouView+ box (Humax DTR-T2100) full review BT’s YouView+ box is made by Humax, well-known for its Freeview and Freesat set-top boxes. It has the easy-to-use YouView interface, but in a much smaller, faster, quieter package than its predecessor.

Why is my BT YouView box beeping?

The beeps suggest the problem is with the hard disk drive so if you are not able to enter any of the maintenance mode options then reporting tto BT support (for a probable engineer visit and box replacement) is likely to be the outcome.

What channels do you get on a YouView box?

What channels can I get? A basic YouView box gets you over 70 digital TV channels, including: BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, and lots of entertainment, news, and radio channels. You can add on tons more with BT TV or TalkTalk TV too – such as Sky 1, Nat Geo, Comedy Central, and Disney Channel.

Can I buy a YouView box?

You can get a YouView box in one of two ways – either as part of a bundle from BT or TalkTalk (combining broadband, YouView, and optional extra TV channels), or by buying the box directly from a retailer.

What has happened to YouView?

YouView will be phasing out support for the YouView mobile app with final support ending on the 31st March 2020. The YouView mobile app will then be removed from the App Store and Google Play. BT are be opening up the remote record functionality within the BT TV app for all* YouView users by the end of March.

Can I use my old BT YouView box?

B: the customer can continue to use the YouView box as a perfectly good digital video recorder. The only thing that will cease to work are the BT subscription channels (and any recordings from those channels) and the BT TV app. All other functions remain intact.

Can you use a BT YouView box without subscription?

However, in a surprise twist, the TV platform developer has today confirmed that BT will be “opening up” the remote record functionality within their own app for all YouView users to use (no subscription required).

Will BT replace a faulty YouView box?

Re: I think my BT TV YouView box has died If you have a current BT TV contract then if the supplied box is faulty and requires replacement then it should be replaced.

Can you connect a BT YouView box wirelessly?

YouView boxes aren’t Wi-Fi enabled. They need a wired Ethernet connection to connect the internet, so that we can give you the best quality experience. We recommend using powerline adapters if your router is too far from your box. … Alternatively, you can use a Wi-Fi bridge to connect to your box.

Do you pay for YouView?

There is no monthly subscription charge. However, there are half the amount of TV channels available with YouView and even less choice in terms of pay-per-view content.