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Accessing Remote DVR Scheduling from a Wireless Phone

Last Updated: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 > Related Articles

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Summary

Provides the registration and log in steps for Cox Remote DVR Scheduling from a Wireless Phone.

Solution

Overview

 

Remote DVR scheduling is an added feature for customers with a:

  • Valid Cox.net email address
  • Cox DVR service
  • Data-capable wireless phone
  • Subscription to data service through any wireless provider

How to Register to Use Remote DVR Scheduling

 

  1. Using your wireless phone, access your Internet browser.
  2. Enter cox.com/mydvr in the address field.
  3. Click Enter.

    Result: the Welcome screen displays.
     

    Note: Read the information on this screen carefully before continuing to the next screen. Cox does not charge for remote DVR scheduling; however, wireless charges may apply depending on the plan you have through your wireless provider.
     

  4. Click Continue.

    Result: The Login screen displays.

To log in to remote DVR scheduler for the first time, complete the following steps:

  1. Click the 1st Time User button.

    Result: The Registration screen displays.
     

  2. In the Phone field, enter your wireless telephone number.


    Note: This must be a 10-digit number in the format of XXXXXXXXXX. Do not add a 1 for long distance and do not use hyphens or spaces.
     

 

  1. In the PIN field, create a new PIN. It must be a 4-7 digit number.

    Note: Do not use your SSN or phone number.

     

  2. In the Cox.net Username field, enter your Cox.net user name (the extension is already added).
  3. In the Cox.net Password field, enter your Cox.net password.
  4. After all fields are populated, click the Submit button.


    Result: The Menu screen displays.
     

  5. Click TV Listings to browse the program guide, or enter a keyword and search  for a specific TV listing. 

How to Log In to Remote DVR Scheduling

 

  1. Using your wireless phone, access your Internet browser.
  2. Enter cox.com/mydvr in the address field.
  3. Click Enter.

     

    Result: the Welcome screen displays. 

     

    Note: Read the information on this screen carefully before continuing to the next screen. Cox does not charge for remote DVR scheduling; however, wireless charges may apply depending on the plan you have through your wireless provider.

     

  4. Click Continue.


    Result: The Login screen displays.

     

  5. In the Phone field, enter your wireless telephone number.
  6. In the PIN field, enter the PIN you created when you registered.

    Note: If you forget your PIN, click the Forgot Your PIN? Re-register link to create a new PIN.  The remote DVR scheduling feature does not send an email reminder of your PIN, so it is recommended that you write it down and keep it in a safe place.

     

  7. Click Submit.

    Result: The Menu screen displays.


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