Help & Support

How do I change the PIN on my set top box?

When your service is installed your PIN will be set to a default of 1234. But it’s a good idea to change this to another number you’ll remember, as soon as you can.

To change your PIN on a TiVo box:

  1. Press Home on your TiVo remote.
  2. Select Help & Settings.
  3. Select Parental Controls and enter your current PIN.
  4. Select Change PIN.
  5. Enter your new PIN.

If you’re using a V Box, V HD Box or V+ Box:

  1. Press Home on your remote control.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Change your PIN.
  4. Enter your old PIN when asked, and then enter the new PIN twice. A screen will appear to confirm that your PIN has changed.
What can I do with Parental Controls

Parental Control lets you:

On V boxes you can also:

See 'Parental Controls on TiVo' for more information on what you can control on your TiVo box.