View live programming, TV Guide listings and On Demand content anywhere with an internet connection. You can also manage your DVR recordings.

Note: Please download the latest version of the Spectrum TV app from your app store.

Live TV

Select the Live TV icon at the bottom of the screen and choose a title. While watching live programming, you can:

  • Tap on the video to display full screen. Tap the full-screen video to return to the list of live programming.
  • Select the speech icon in the lower right-hand corner of the screen to manage your Closed Captioning and SAP (secondary audio program) settings.
Note: If a program isn't listed under Live TV, it's currently unavailable to watch or not included in your Spectrum TV subscription.

Restart Live TV

Live programs marked with an arrow can be restarted.

Restart arrow
Note: Screenshots may vary depending on device.

Tap the arrow to watch your selection from the beginning. You can also:

  • Pause, fast-forward or rewind.
  • View the program in full- or wide-screen.
  • Adjust the volume.
  • Select Done to view program information and additional episodes.

Recent Channels

To view a list of recently watched programs while viewing Live TV, swipe left on the video and then select a title of your choice.


The Guide displays available TV listings. You can use the Guide to filter or search for specific titles, as well as watch and record programming.

Mobile Spectrum TV app Guide
Note: Select programs may be unavailable if you're outside your home. You may not have the option to play, pause, rewind or fast forward, depending on programming restrictions.

To navigate the Guide:

  1. Scroll left, right, up or down to view all available TV listings.
  2. Select a program to watch now or record on your DVR for later.
  3. Tap on the magnifying glass icon to search for specific titles.
  4. Select Filter to view your Favorites, HD channels or titles available to watch through the app.

DVR Manager

Note: This feature is only available to customers with Spectrum DVR service.

View recorded programs, scheduled recordings and manage your series recording options. Select the DVR Manager icon at the bottom of your screen and then choose a program you've recorded to Watch on TV now, Delete or add to your Watch Later list.

DVR manager in the Spectrum TV app

Record Programming

Note: This feature is only available to customers with Spectrum DVR service.

To record programming through the Spectrum TV app:

  1. Select the Guide icon at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Scroll left, right, up or down to view all available TV listings.
  3. Select a program and then choose Record.
Record on the Spectrum TV app
  1. Choose your Recording Options and then select Confirm.
  2. To remove the title from your Scheduled Recordings, select Options and then Cancel.

On Demand

Select the On Demand icon at the bottom of the screen to browse programming in Collections and My Library.



View TV shows, movies and kid-friendly programming On Demand. You can browse by network or alphabetically, and save some shows to watch later.

My Library

View a list of Recently Watched programs, as well as those saved to Watch Later. Select a recently watched program for additional information and other ways to watch.


Spectrum TV app On Demand