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Turning Off Interactive Ads

Last Updated: Wed, 12 Aug 2015 > Related Articles

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Summary

Turn off TV interactive ads with a digital video recorder and your remote.

Solution

Interactive program ads are banners that are displayed on the top or bottom third of your TV screen during a commercial of infomercial. 

 

Turn Off Interactive Ads From Your DVR

Using the Cox remote control, follow the steps below to turn off the Interactive Ads on your DVR.

 

1
On your remote control, press the Settings button, then press the A button to display the General Settings menu.
2
Press the up or down arrow on your remote control to highlight My Preferences.
3
Press the right arrow on your remote control to display more options.
4
Press the up or down arrow button on the remote to navigate to Enhanced TV Apps on the menu.
5
Press the right arrow and then press the up or down arrow to select Disabled.
6

Press the Select button on your remote control to accept or confirm the change.
 

Result: A white dot appears beside the setting.

7
Press the Exit button on the remote to return to the full-screen TV.

 


Turn Off Interactive Ads With Your Digital Receiver

Using the Cox remote control, follow the steps below to turn off the Interactive Ads on your Digital Receiver.

1
Press the Menu button twice on your remote control to display the Settings menu.
2
Use the up or down arrow buttons on the remote to navigate to Enhanced TV Apps on the menu.
3

Press the right arrow button on the remote to display the options.

Note: The On setting is enabled by default.

4
Press the down arrow to highlight Off.
5

Press Select button on the remote to accept or confirm the change.

Result: A white dot appears beside the setting.

6
Press the Exit button on the remote to return to the full-screen TV.

 


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