Using your EE TV features

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It’s easy to find your way around with your EE TV Guide. Just press GUIDE on your EE TV remote.

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Your snapshot of the latest and greatest free and pay TV content available right now, updated every week.


Apps such as iPlayer, YouTube, NOW TV and hayu, all available on your EE TV box.LIVE TV – All your Live TV programmes, radio stations and TV Guide. Press OK on Live Channels to see all the programmes showing now.


Find all your recordings by pressing OK on the All Recordings icon.


Catch up on programmes you might have missed over the last day (so long as you’ve set your EE TV to Replay mode  and they’re available). You can set Replay for up to six HD or up to eight standard definition (SD) channels. You can also filter for movies, drama or sport.


Search by programme name to find programmes on now, coming soon or stored in your recordings or Replay.


Check the status of your EE TV, make changes in Settings or find answers to your questions in the Help section.

Channel bar

Channel bar

Open your channel wall by pressing the up or down arrow on your remote. To select a channel, press OK.


Always there in the top right-hand corner, it also shows whether you're watching live TV, a recording or Replay.


Press the right or left arrow on your remote to see what's on other channels. Move to the right to see what's on next. Press OK to watch the programme.

Options menu 

Press OK on your remote and use the right arrow to choose Restart (if available), record, programme information or accessibility options.


You can choose to restart live programmes from your selected Replay channels.

Parental controls

Parental controls

When you first set up EE TV, you can choose to have parental controls on or off. 




    LOCK TV PROGRAMMES WITH GUIDANCE – you'll be prompted for your PIN if the broadcaster suggests the programme requires parental guidance


    HIDE ADULT TV CHANNELS – customise your EE TV experience


    lock TV programmes recorded after the watershed (9pm - 5.30am)


    see your list of locked and hidden TV channels and add or remove channels from the list


    LOCK APPS – you can add additional controls to apps in the on demand section, like BBC iPlayer, Demand5 and YouTube


    modify PIN

Watch our video about Locks and Parental Controls:

Catch Up and On Demand

Catch Up and On Demand

EE TV comes with really useful apps like BBC iPlayer, NOW TV and Wuaki. Here’s how to find them and use them:

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Last updated: 27/6/2019
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