Can I Set Comcast DVR Remotely?

Can I set my Xfinity DVR remotely?

With the Xfinity TV Remote app, you can use your smartphone or tablet as a remote control: change the channel, program your DVR or search Xfinity On Demand and TV listings – all with a simple tap on the screen.

You can even schedule DVR recordings when you’re away from home.

Your TV is now right in your hands..

How do I access my Comcast DVR?

All you need is an active Internet connection and access to the Xfinity Stream portal ( on your computer or the Xfinity Stream app on your Apple or Android mobile device. Plus, you can download recordings to your mobile device to take with you and watch anytime, even when you’re offline.

Where is the DVR button on Xfinity Remote?

Access and View Recent RecordingsPress the xfinity button on the remote control.Select Saved on the Main Menu.Select Recordings to view all programs that have been recorded.If more than one program of a series has been recorded select the title of the program and press OK to view all recorded episodes.

What is the D button on the Xfinity Remote?

Descriptive Video ServiceBy default, the A key is Help, the B key is Day-, the C key is Day+ and the D key is Descriptive Video Service (DVS) on/off. You can set these buttons to replay, go to Xfinity On Demand, jump ahead 24 hours in the On-Screen Guide and more.

Can I control Xfinity with my phone?

Setting up the Xfinity TV Remote App For Android, download from Google Play. Select the Xfinity TV Remote app on your device. Select Get Started. Sign in with your Xfinity ID and password.

Can you buy DVR instead of renting?

Although it is possible to purchase a DVR rather than renting it from your cable company, you may find that renting has its advantages. If you buy your own DVR, you may also have to purchase the service that goes with it that keeps the DVRs programming up-to-date.

How do I download my DVR recordings from Comcast?

To download a completed recording:Open the Xfinity Stream app while connected to any WiFi or mobile network.Swipe left to right to open the main navigation.Tap Recordings to see all of the recordings stored on your DVR.Tap the recording you want to download.More items…

Can I set my Xfinity DVR from my phone?

In addition to managing your DVR box at home, Comcast provides a mobile application that allows you to control your DVR from an Android device. You can view your existing recordings, set a new recording timer or cancel a recording event using the XFINITY Mobile app.

Can I use my own DVR with Comcast?

Yes. You can purchase your own device or DVR available from a legitimate retailer and-or authorized reseller in the United States.

Can I watch my DVR on my phone?

With the Xfinity Stream app and X1 Cloud DVR you can watch a completed DVR recording on your Apple or Android devices through any mobile or Wi-Fi network.

How much does it cost to add a DVR to Xfinity?

Xfinity equipment fees: $19.95/mo. Instead, it tacks on a $9.95 per month DVR service fee and a $10 per month HD technology fee. Of course, you could just go with the included TV box, which comes at no extra charge.

How do I use my DVR with Comcast?

Record a ProgramPress the Guide button on your remote control and highlight a program.Select the Record button on the remote control or select the Record option on the program’s info panel.Select Just this episode and the recording will be set.