Using Program Reminders on Your X1

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Learn how to set a Program Reminder on XFINITY X1 to receive a notification on your TV prior to the start of a TV series, sporting event, movie or other program.

You can also modify the frequency of your Reminders, how soon they appear before the start of a program, and which TV(s) they will appear on. We'll also show you how to cancel a Reminder on X1.

Setting Program Reminders

  1. Using the On-Screen Guide, find a program of which you would like to be reminded, and press the INFO button on your remote control.
  2. Highlight Remind on the action bar and press the OK button.
    X1 TV Listings screen with a program selected and the "Remind" option highlighted.
     
  3. Before selecting Confirm to create the Reminder, don't forget to customize the following details:
    • Reminder Time - On time, one minute early, five minutes early or 15 minutes early
    • Display On - All devices or this device only
    • Episode Type - New episodes only or new and repeat episodes
    • Channel - HD or SD
      The Series Reminder screen with Confirm highlighted to set a series reminder for SportsCenter.
       
  4. The Series Reminder Set confirmation message appears on-screen, and you're all set!
    The Series Reminder Set confirmation message box.

Cancelling a Program Reminder

  1. Using the On-Screen Guide, find and highlight a program that you had previously set a Reminder about, and press the INFO button on your remote control.
  2. Highlight Reminder Options, and press the OK button.
    X1 TV Listings screen with a program selected and "Reminder Options" highlighted.
     
  3. Highlight Cancel Series Reminder, and press the OK button.
    Series Reminder for the SportsCenter program with "Cancel Series Reminder" option highlighted.
     
  4. The Series Reminder Canceled confirmation message appears on-screen, and you're good to go.
    The Series Reminder Canceled confirmation message box.
     

Modifying a Program Reminder

  1. Using the On-Screen Guide, find and highlight a program that you had previously set a Reminder about and press the INFO button on your remote control.
  2. Highlight Reminder Options, and press the OK button.
    X1 TV Listings screen with a program selected and "Reminder Options" highlighted.
     
  3. Highlight Modify Series, and press the OK button.
    The Series Reminder screen for SportsCenter with the "Modify Series" option selected.
     
  4. Modify the following the details of your Reminder, and then select Confirm:
    • Reminder Time - On time, one minute early, five minutes early or 15 minutes early
    • Display On - All devices or this device only
    • Episode Type - New episodes only or new and repeat episodes
    • Channel - HD or SD
      Series Reminder for SportsCenter with "Confirm" option highlighted.
       
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