The Spectrum TV app for Samsung Smart TV® allows you to watch Live TV, browse Guide listings and view On Demand content.

 

 

Samsung Smart Remote

Note: Your Samsung Smart remote may vary based on the model of your Samsung Smart TV. Visit Samsung's Spectrum TV page for a list of all supported Samsung TVs by TV type and model number.
  • Return/Menu: Opens the Spectrum TV main menu. Also used to return to previous screen.
  • Left Arrow/Guide: Opens the Spectrum TV app Guide.
  • Right Arrow/Return: Close the Guide and return to watching TV.
  • Navigational Arrows: Scroll up, down, left or right.
  • Center Directional Pad: Select.
  • Down/Info: View program details.

Watch Live TV

Using your Smart remote:

  1. Press the Return or Menu button to view the Spectrum TV main menu.
  2. Scroll to Live TV and then press the Center Directional Pad.
  3. While watching Live TV you can:
    • Use the Channel Up or Channel Down buttons to change the channel.
    • Press the Down Arrow to view program information.
    • Press the Left Arrow or Guide to view and select from all channels.
    • Press the Left Arrow again to Filter or Sort for specific programming in the Guide.

On Demand

STVA on Samsung On Demand


The On Demand library lets you to choose from featured programming, recently watched titles, TV shows, movies, kid-friendly content and browse by network.

Using your Smart remote:

  1. Press the Return or Menu button to view the Spectrum TV main menu.
  2. Scroll to On Demand and then press the Center Directional Pad.
  3. Choose from one of the following categories:
    • Featured programming
    • Recently Watched
    • TV Shows
    • Movies
    • Kids
    • Networks
  4. Use the Navigation Arrows to scroll through available titles and then press the Center Directional Arrow to choose a program.
  5. From the program information screen, select Play, Resume or Start Over to being watching.
  6. While watching On Demand, you can:
    • Play, pause, rewind or fast forward the title.
    • Exit the program.
    • Press the Down Arrow to view program information.
    • Turn Closed Captions ON or OFF.
Note: Programming availablility may vary based on your location and Spectrum TV service. Titles with a Key icon aren't included in your TV subscription. Also, a Padlock icon will display if a program is blocked by Parental Controls.

Search

STVA on Samsung Search


Using your Smart remote:

  1. Press the Return or Menu button to view the Spectrum TV main menu.
  2. Scroll to Search and then press the Center Directional Pad.
  3. Using the onscreen keyboard, enter a person's name, sports program, movie title, etc. in the search box.
  4. Scroll to a program using the Navigation Arrows.
  5. Press the Center Directional Pad to select the title and begin watching.

Settings

Using your Smart remote:

  1. Press the Return or Menu button to view the Spectrum TV main menu.
  2. Scroll to Settings and then press the Center Directional Pad.
  3. Use the Navigation Arrows to scroll to and then select one of the following:
    • High Quality: Manage your default video quality.
    • Recently Watched: See a list of programs that you've recently viewed.
    • Parental Control: Instructions to view and change your Parental Control settings on SpectrumTV.com.
    • Spectrum Support: See ways to contact us for help.
    • Support Information: View the version of the Spectrum TV app installed on your TV, Device ID, IP Address and more.
    • Logout: Exit the Spectrum TV app to sign in using a different Spectrum username and password. This allows you to sign in using a username with specific parental controls assigned to it.