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Will App turn on TV and set-top box?

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Will App turn on TV and set-top box?

If I select the "Watch On" button from the TV Remote App for a particular program, but the TV and set-top box are turned off, will the App turn the TV and set-top box on?  Will the set-top box automatically tune to the program once the box is turned on?  Or will nothing happen and the system will not respond to the request?

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Re: Will App turn on TV and set-top box?

The TV app will change the channels on the cable box but I do not believe it will turn the cable box or the tv on or off.

 

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Re: Will App turn on TV and set-top box?

That's correct, the app does not control power of the tv or cable box.

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