Finding and watching live programmes on the BT TV App - Samsung Smart TV

To find live channels, go to the 'TV Channels' section of the app. You'll see a grid of programmes currently live on TV, with the blue 'progress bar' showing the status of the programme. You can see programme information by pressing the red button on any programme tile.

Channels are split out by genre, and are then shown in the order they display in the Electronic Programme Guide (EPG).

To see only those channels which are available for you to watch, turn the 'free-to-me' toggle button to 'On' by pressing the green button on your remote.

Green button on Samsung Smart TV turn the free-to-me toggle button on

Programmes with a 'pink ticket' icon in the right-hand corner aren't available as part of your existing subscription, and will require a package upgrade or separate purchase to watch.

Watching live programmes

When you’re watching a live programme you can see the 'progress bar' by pressing any button on your remote. You can see programme information for the programme you’re watching, and also see what’s coming up next, by pressing the red button on your remote.

Red button screen on Samsung Smart TV to show what is on next

You can see other live channels by pressing the down arrow twice, then scrolling left or right to change to a channel.

Scrolling option on Samsung Smart TV to change channel

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