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Ordering Pay-Per-View Ordering on Cox.com

Last Updated: Mon, 25 Aug 2014 > Related Articles

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Learn how to place an online order for Pay-Per-View programs.


The following information will help you with ordering Pay Per View programs.

Account Access


When placing a Pay-Per-View order on Cox.com, you must log in with the primary account holder ID. 

Note: If an Authorized User has been given full access to the account, they can also place an order.

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For an explanation of the different account types on Cox.com, see the following articles:

Order Window Not Started


Most Pay-Per-View events, such as boxing matches, have a specific time period when you can purchase an event. If you attempt to order an event before the order window, you will be shown the time when you can order.

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  • Once on the Express Checkout page, if you attempt to order an event before the order window starts, you will be asked to select a different showtime.  
  • Select a different showtime or check back closer to the date and time of the desired event.

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Event In Progress


For events in progress, you can order the event until the order window closes or select another viewing time.

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Billing Error


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Note: In order to place an order online, your account must be up to date without a past due balance. If your account does have a past due balance, you will be presented with an option to pay the bill.

  1. Click the Make a payment button as shown above. 
  2. Once your payment has been processed, you will be returned to the Order Confirmation page for the Pay-Per-View event. 

If you would like to speak with a Customer Support agent about your bill, contact us.

Duplicate Order


You will not be allowed to order an event that has already been ordered via your TV remote or online.

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Unable to Process Order


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If you do not have the proper equipment or available credit limit to view an event, you will see the above error message. If you would like to speak with a Customer Support agent about your order, contact us

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