Manage your Parental Control settings, see the devices registered to your Spectrum account and clear your On Demand history using the Spectrum TV app.

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

To get started, open the Spectrum TV app, select My Library and then choose the Settings icon in the upper-left of the screen.



You can view a list of devices registered to your account:

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap Devices.
  3. Select your default Spectrum Receiver or DVR. A blue checkmark will appear next to the default device.

Programs will automatically be sent to your default device when you select Watch on TV or save a recording.

Rename Device

You can more easily differentiate between multiple devices registered on your account by creating nicknames.

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap Devices.
  3. Tap on the device you want to rename.
  4. Enter the new name and then select Save.


Instead of scrolling through the Guide to find your most-watched channels, tag them as Favorites and filter the Guide to view only what's playing on your favorite channels.

Favorites screen shot


Note: Screenshots may vary depending on device.

To add or delete Favorite channels:

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap Favorites.
  3. Select the heart icon to add a Favorite channel. The icon will appear blue.

To remove a Favorite, tap the heart icon again.

To filter the Guide by your Favorites:

  1. Go to Guide.
  2. Select Filter from the top right-hand section of your screen and then select Favorites. A blue check mark will appear next to the set filter.

Parental Controls

Manage what programs your children can watch:

Note: When using Parental Controls for the first time, you'll be prompted to enter your Spectrum account password and create a four-digit PIN.
  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Parental Controls.
  3. Toggle the setting On and then enter your four-digit PIN.
  4. Choose from the following:
    • Block by Rating: Use the slider to lock specific TV or Movie ratings, as shown in the image below.
    • Block by Channel: Tap the Padlock icon next to the channel you'd like to block.
Spectrum TV app Parental Controls

Privacy/Legal Info

Review the Spectrum TV app privacy and legal information:

  1. Go to Settings and then tap Privacy/Legal Info.
  2. Select Privacy Policy and/or Terms and Conditions.


Get some tips on using the Spectrum TV app and learn more about new features:

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Tips.
  3. Choose Tips to review the features available in the app or What's New to learn about new options.

Clear History

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Clear History.
  3. Choose from the following options:
    • On Demand History
    • Live TV History
    • Search History
  4. Select Clear History. A confirmation banner will appear at the top of your device's screen to indicate that the selected items have been cleared.


You can send us feedback on your experience using the Spectrum TV app:

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap Feedback.
  3. Select the category of your feedback and then tap on the text box to share your idea(s).
  4. Your on-screen keyboard will appear. Enter your feedback and then select Done.
  5. Select Send at the top right-hand corner of your screen to submit your feedback.
  6. A confirmation message will appear letting you know that your feedback has been sent. Select Done to return to the Settings menu.

My Account

Go to Settings and select My Account to launch the My Spectrum app to manage your account information and pay your bill.

Learn more about downloading and signing in to the My Spectrum app.

Sign Out

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Sign Out.
  3. A dialog box will appear to confirm that you want to sign out of the app.
  4. Choose Cancel or Confirm.
Note: Changes made to your Settings in the Spectrum TV app are associated with your Spectrum account and will therefore apply to all your devices.