Watch channels from TV apps or a TV tuner

You can see all of your shows, sports, and news on your Android TV.

Set up TV channels

When you install an app that publishes channels or connect a USB tuner to your Android TV, you’ll download the Live Channels app. You can use it to watch what you want.

Set up the Live Channels app

  1. On your Android TV, go to the Home screen.
  2. Scroll down to the "Apps" row.
  3. Select the Live Channels app.
  4. Select the source you want to load channels from.
  5. After you load all the channels you want, select Done. You’ll see them whenever you open the Live Channels app.

Add or remove channels

  1. On your Android TV, go to the Home screen.
  2. Scroll down to the "Apps" row.
  3. Select the Live Channels app.
  4. Press the Select button.
  5. Under "TV Options," select Channel setup and then Customize channel list.
  6. Choose which channels you want to show up in your program guide.
  7. To return to your Live Channels stream, press the Back button.

Watch your channels

You can change channels with your remote. You can also choose a channel from your Program guide.

  1. On your Android TV, go to the Home screen.
  2. Scroll down to the "Apps" row.
  3. Select the Live Channels app.
  4. Press the Select button.
  5. Select the Program guide.
  6. Choose your channel.
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