What can you do with an old Virgin TiVo box?

What can I do with an old TiVo? You can continue watching Virgin Media TV on your old TiVo box just like you normally would. All you have to do is connect your old TiVo box to your home router over a wired connection using an Ethernet cable.

Can I still use my virgin box without subscription?

Virgin Media's new Stream box allows users to access its TV service, plus streaming apps without the need for a cable TV connection or a contract. The new Stream box will connect wirelessly to the internet.

Do virgins want TiVo box back?

Re: Do I need to return the old box I have

Hi @Ljohnson89 thanks for posting and welcome to our community. If it's a TiVo box, then we're not going to require its return.

What can you do with a virgin box?

As well as being a new standalone box, Virgin TV 360 is also available as an upgrade for the V6 box.

Voice search and control
  • Find programmes on live TV or box sets.
  • Quickly access Catch Up.
  • Open apps like Netflix.
  • Set recordings.
  • Fast forward or rewind.
  • Turn on subtitles.
  • Return to the Home menu.
  • Turn the 360 box off.
As well as being a new standalone box, Virgin TV 360 is also available as an upgrade for the V6 box.

Voice search and control
  • Find programmes on live TV or box sets.
  • Quickly access Catch Up.
  • Open apps like Netflix.
  • Set recordings.
  • Fast forward or rewind.
  • Turn on subtitles.
  • Return to the Home menu.
  • Turn the 360 box off.

Can I use my virgin box as a Freeview box?

To watch Freeview you need to have an aerial installed or have your device connected to the internet – you won't be able to get a TV signal through Sky or Virgin Media cabling.

Is Netflix cheaper through virgin?

VIRGIN Media has launched a brand new streaming TV box allowing people to effectively save money on their Netflix bill. People who have the telecom giant’s broadband can get ten per cent credit towards all streaming services they add to their account with the new Stream box.

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Are Sky losing customers?

More Digital TV Research figures seen by The Media Leader show that Sky TV’s subscription count will drop by 19% over six years – from 7.83 million subs in 2021 to 6.36 million in 2027. Meanwhile, Virgin Media TV subs will fall more modestly by 5% from 3.40 million subs in 2021 to 3.24 million in 2027.

What happens if you dont return Virgin kit?

If you are leaving Virgin Media or changing your services your kit will need to be returned, and we will notify you via text and email. If you do not return your kit, you will be charged for it as set out in our terms and conditions.

Can I turn my V6 box off at night?

Re: Turn off V6 overnight

Use the power-saving options under Home > Help & Settings > Settings > Devices > Power saving. If you want to be able to access your V6 remotely to manage recordings, then don’t use Eco-low-power.

Why is my virgin box red?

A red light would either indicate that your hub is overheating or is in modem mode (this would mean that you would only be able to receive an internet connection vi…

Why is my virgin box orange?

If you see an amber light, either solid or blinking, on that screen it means that your V6 box is having trouble connecting to your home broadband network.

What can you do with an old Virgin TiVo box?

What can I do with an old TiVo? You can continue watching Virgin Media TV on your old TiVo box just like you normally would. All you have to do is connect your old TiVo box to your home router over a wired connection using an Ethernet cable.

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What happens if I cancel Virgin TV?

What is Virgin Media’s cancellation policy? If you leave within your minimum contract period, you may be charged outstanding line rental or monthly charges to the end of the contract. The minimum fixed term contract period for our services is 9, 12 or 18 months, depending on your particular offer or bundle.

How can I get Netflix free?

Netflix does not offer free trials, but you have the freedom to change your plan or cancel online at any time if you decide Netflix isn’t for you. There are no contracts, no cancellation fees, and no commitments. You can sign up and take advantage of all Netflix has to offer.

Can you plug Firestick into virgin box?

Yes you can I have fire tv . I have fire tv on hdmi1 and virgin on hdmi2 ports and just switch the ports over with my remote. 3 of 4 found this helpful.

What’s the cheapest way to watch TV?

The cheapest live TV services for cord-cutting are the free ones: Pluto TV and Xumo. There are paid ones that cost very little, like Philo, Paramount+, and Sling (especially the individual Blue or Orange plans).

Are Sky getting rid of dishes?

Sky is ditching its set-top boxes and satellite dishes in favour of a smart TV that delivers its full television service over Wi-Fi for the first time, the company has confirmed.

How much notice do I need to give to cancel Virgin Media?

When should you cancel your Virgin Media contract? You can cancel your agreement at any time by giving 30 days’ notice. If you cancel this agreement before the minimum period has finished (and not during the cooling off period) you may have to pay an early disconnection fee.

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How many Virgin boxes can you have?

You can get up to two Virgin TV 360 Mini boxes with Virgin Media multiroom. These allow you to watch all the channels you have as part of your Virgin TV subscription, as well as on demand shows and apps. They are even 4K ready so you can enjoy Full HD picture quality (subject to having a 4K TV of course).

How do I know if Virgin WiFi booster is working?

Check Boosters are paired

If the connect light’s flashing red, and the power light’s solide white – the pairing has failed. To try again: Press the sync button, on the side of the Booster connected to the Hub, for 3 seconds. A light should flash quickly.

What do lights on Virgin Hub 3 mean?

If it’s red, this indicates that there’s a problem with your internet connection. You might see a red light if you’re having problems with your broadband or if there’s an issue with your Virgin Media account. When the Virgin Media Hub 3.0 downloads a new firmware automatically, this light will start blinking green.

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