Quick Answer: Can I Use My YouView Box After Leaving TalkTalk?

Can I still use my YouView box without subscription?

You’ll be able to use the boxes as standard Youview boxes but you won’t have access to Bt subscription services such as sport.

You can buy BT boxes in the high street and use them without any connection to Bt..

How do I return my TalkTalk router?

Return ProcessIf you would like to request a return, phone us on 0844 3711 011.Please have your order number and product serial number (you will find this on your products box) too hand when you call.We will then provide instructions on how to return the product.More items…

Do I own my TalkTalk YouView box?

The answer to your question is that if the TV Box is as originally supplied by TalkTalk at the commencement of your service then it’s your property so you can choose to keep it or recycle it as you wish.

Why has my TalkTalk bill gone up?

You assured me there would be no price increase throughout my plan. We guarantee your broadband price plan will stay the same throughout the duration of your contract. However when your contract has ended or other services such as our old packages, calling rates and boosts are subject to change.

Will TalkTalk YouView box work with Plusnet?

Re: Plusnet working with talk talk you view box Yes it will. Even if you take up the offer of plusnet TV it will work on your talk talk set top box .

Do I need to return my TalkTalk router?

Re: How do I return equipment? If you’ve left TalkTalk upon completion of your minimum contracted term and the router and TV Box are those originally supplied or replaced in the 12 months warranty period then they’re yours and you don’t need to return them unless you wish TalkTalk to recyle them.

Can you throw away old routers?

They’re considered hazardous waste like motor oil or TVs so you can’t put them in the trash. Reset it to factory defaults with the button in the back. No, there’s no personal information in the router.

Is Plusnet TV any good?

The bad. If you’re an existing Plusnet fibre broadband customer and are happy to commit to a new contract, then Plusnet TV is a good option. The inclusion of premium entertainment channels and BT Sport 1 as standard is commendable.

How can I get out of my TalkTalk contract early?

TalkTalk customers who are no longer in their initial contract term (typically 12-18 months) can walk away without penalty. Usually it’s 30 days’ notice to leave, but if switching it usually allows you to go once it’s had the request from the new provider.

Does a YouView box have to be connected to the Internet?

You can use YouView without an internet connection but you’ll be missing out on what makes YouView, YouView. Connecting to the internet gives you access to the backwards EPG, IP channels and On Demand content. Not having an internet connection will also inhibit your boxes ability to receive important software updates.

Can I leave TalkTalk without penalty?

If you’re out of contract you can leave penalty-free anyway. TalkTalk customers who are no longer in their initial contract term (typically 12-18 months) can walk away without penalty. Usually it’s 30 days’ notice to leave, but if switching it usually allows you to go once it’s had the request from the new provider.

Is YouView better than Freeview?

And Freeview might well be the kindest to your wallet. But for us, YouView is the best of three services. By some distance. With an easy-to-user interface and a great range of HD channels, it offers a great TV experience for a good price.

Do I have to pay for YouView?

There is no monthly subscription charge. However, there are half the amount of TV channels available with YouView and even less choice in terms of pay-per-view content.

What happens to my YouView box when I leave BT?

says Bt will send you a returns bag if you were a BT Tv customer and you inform them you are leaving.. That is BT adhereing to their responsibilities under the Electrical waste regulations. In your case as you intend to continue to use the Youview box you would not wish to send the box back for recycling.

Can I keep my YouView box if I leave TalkTalk?

Does any of the equipment need returning? You can keep your TalkTalk broadband router as long as your contract has ended, but if you have YouView TV, you should return the set-top-box within 21 days.

What do I do with my old TalkTalk box?

Environmentally it’s great to recycle. You’ll see that TalkTalk has made it easy to recycle old TalkTalk products. But you may consider taking all your unwanted household electrical items, in one go, to your nearest recycling centre instead of using the post / courier systems just for the TalkTalk products.

Will YouView work with any broadband?

On the other hand, if you want even more channels and features, you can get it in a package from BT or TalkTalk. For YouView alone, all you need is a YouView set top box, a TV, and an aerial socket – and a broadband connection if you want to watch catch up and on demand TV.

How do I connect my YouView box to my router?

How to set up your YouView or YouView+ boxMake sure you’ve got everything. As well as your YouView connection and user guide, you should have each of the following: … Connect the aerial cable to your YouView box. … Connect your YouView box to your TV. … Connect your YouView box to your router. … Connect the power cables. … Switch on your YouView box. … All finished.

How do I switch from YouView to Freeview?

The only way you can disable YouView is:Press [Home] button on the remote control.Go to ‘Settings’Go to ‘Channel Setup’Go to ‘YouView Setup’Select ‘Disable YouView’Select ‘Yes’ to confirm.

How much is YouView TV from Plusnet?

How much is YouView TV from Plusnet? A standard YouView TV from Plusnet subscription costs £5 a month, when taken with Plusnet Unlimited Fibre or Unlimited Fibre Extra and Plusnet line rental, on an 18 month contract**. Activation is free if you choose a YouView box, or £50 if you take a YouView+ box.

How do I end my contract with TalkTalk?

If you are cancelling TalkTalk without switching to a new provider, you will need to make a phone call or write a letter. To cancel by phone, ensure you have your account details to hand and call: 0345 172 0039.