TiVo Viewer’s Guide

Use the following screen-readable files to get to know your TiVo BOLT, Roamio, or Mini. You can access the entire guide at once or browse for individual topics of interest.

Full Viewer’s Guide

 

Viewer’s Guide Topics

GETTING STARTED

Getting around the TiVo menus
Using this guide

QUICK TOURS

Quick tour - the TiVo Central screen
Quick tour - My Shows
Quick tour - OnePassTM searches
Quick tour - SkipModeTM
Quick tour - QuickModeTM
Quick tour - Streaming videos
Quick tour - Controlling live TV
Quick tour - the TiVo app

FINDING AND MANAGING SHOWS

Using the guide and mini-guide to find shows
Searching and browsing
Recommended shows
Recording by time or channel (TiVo BOLT and Roamio only)
Creating WishList searches (TiVo BOLT and Roamio only)
Managing recordings & OnePass searches (TiVo BOLT and Roamio only)
Setting OnePass & recording options

WATCHING SHOWS

The status bar
The Info Banner
Watching shows on other TiVo DVRs (TiVo BOLT and Roamio only)

VIDEO ON DEMAND AND MORE

Video On Demand options
Music, photos, apps, & games

TIVO BOLT SETTINGS & MESSAGES MENU

TiVo BOLT Messages menu
TiVo BOLT Help menu (including Restart and Reset options)
TiVo BOLT Parental Controls settings
TiVo BOLT User Preferences
TiVo BOLT Channel & App settings
TiVo BOLT Audio & Video settings
TiVo BOLT Network settings
TiVo BOLT Remote, CableCARD, & Device settings
TiVo BOLT Standby mode

TIVO ROAMIO SETTINGS & MESSAGES MENU

TiVo Roamio Audio settings
TiVo Roamio Channel settings
TiVo Roamio Display settings
TiVo Roamio Network settings
TiVo Roamio Recording settings
TiVo Roamio Remote, CableCARD, & Device settings
TiVo Roamio Video settings
TiVo Roamio Parental Controls settings
TiVo Roamio Messages menu
TiVo Roamio Account & System Information menu
TiVo Roamio Help menu (including Restart and Reset options)
TiVo Roamio Standby mode

TIVO MINI SETTINGS & MESSAGES MENU

TiVo Mini Audio settings
TiVo Mini Display settings
TiVo Mini Network settings
TiVo Mini Parental Controls settings
TiVo Mini Remote, CableCARD, & Device settings
TiVo Mini Video settings
TiVo Mini Messages menu
TiVo Mini Account & System Information Menu
TiVo Mini Help menu (including Restart and Reset options)
TiVo Mini Standby mode

HELP & TROUBLESHOOTING

Getting more info
Accessibility features
Connecting your TiVo box
Completing Guided Setup
OnePass searches
SkipMode feature
Channels
TiVo remote control
My Shows
Connecting to a host DVR (TiVo Mini only)
Watching live TV
Recording shows
The TiVo service
Audio and video
Parental Controls
Restarting the TiVo box

SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS, FCC STATEMENT, BACK PANELS, & SPECIFICATIONS

Safety instructions
FCC statement to the user
Back panel - TiVo BOLT
Back panel - TiVo Roamio Plus/Roamio Pro
Back panel - Four-Tuner TiVo Roamio/Roamio OTA
Back panel - TiVo Mini
Specifications

ADDITIONAL INFO

Legal info