Support - Hide/unhide channels


Viewers in the West & South West
Viewers in the West & South West of England may need to retune after 9am on the 19th June 2019 to ensure they receive all available Freeview channels. More information   here
Hide/unhide channels
The edit channels feature is currently available in the guide.
Edit channels is available in the guide on all YouView devices with the following software updates or higher:
    • Humax Retail - 28.35.0
    • BT - 29.27.0 / 29.104.0
    • TalkTalk - 72.44.147/ 70.44.148/ 60.44.147
    • Plusnet - 29.27.0
    If your box does not currently have one of the above software updates, check out our Latest Box Version table to see the most recent version available for you. If you’re not sure what box model you have, follow these steps to find out.
    1. Hide and un-hide individual channels in your guide
      When in your Guide, pressing the Yellow button on your remote will allow you to Edit Channels.
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      Simply highlight the channel/s you want to hide/un-hide and press OK on your remote. Once complete, select the onscreen Done button, or press the Yellow button to finish.
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    2. Hide channels from a particular category
      You can also choose to hide channels from a specific category in the Guide. When in the Guide, press the Blue button to choose a category, and the Yellow button to edit channels.
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      You can then select channels to hide from the specific category.
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