Sky customers can now access even more catch up TV content than
before, thanks to an improved Sky+ homepage that makes finding On
Demand content easier and faster. We're here to help you get to
grips with all the features of your Sky+ HD box and the shows,
movies and channels it has to offer.
What do I need to get started with Sky On Demand?
To start enjoying Sky On Demand services, including Catch Up TV,
you will need:
Do I need an engineer to help me set up Sky On Demand?
No. You can easily do it yourself. To get started, all you need
to do is connect your Sky + or Sky + HD box to your wireless router
using an Ethernet cable.
How do I set up Sky On Demand?
Simply take the Ethernet cable and link up the two devices. The
Ethernet cable comes included with the Sky digital TV package. If
your wireless router and digital TV box are in separate rooms, you
can use one of Sky's wireless connectors, they cost around £20.
How can I set up a wireless connector to access Sky On
Setting up a wireless connector is quick and easy. Before you
set it up, make sure you have all of your equipment in place: the
wireless connector, your Ethernet cable and the power adapter. It's
also worth making sure that you broadband is up and running.
- Plug in the wireless connector into the mains power. Connect
the Ethernet cable at the back of your Sky+ or Sky+ HD box and the
other end to the Wireless Connector.
- Look at the instructions that come with your Wireless
Connector. These will explain how to link up the wireless connector
to the Ethernet if you have more questions. You can read Sky's
handy On Demand
Wireless connector guide.
- On your Sky Remote, press the "TV Guide" button. After that,
press the red button which will allow you enter the On Demand menu
and link up the two devices.
How do I navigate Sky's On Demand interface?
Sky's On Demand page is laid out in a way that's user-friendly
and easy to navigate. You can find your favourite On Demand content
in the blink of an eye. Expect helpful features including:
You will find that Sky On Demand has a few tabs you can choose
from: Showcase, Catch Up, Library, Cinema and Sky Store. These are
designed to help you navigate to the right content faster.
Play Now Button
Spotted a movie or show that you want to watch there and then?
Simply hit the play now button.
Not sure if this flick is for you? Watch the trailer first and
To make it easier to decide whether or not you'd like to watch
the video, simply glance at the featured image.
What Catch Up TV services can I watch with Sky On Demand?
Enjoy all of your favourite Catch Up TV services including BBC
iPlayer, ITV Player 4 On Demand and Demand 5.
If you need more help with your On Demand service, contact Sky
or visit the Sky Website for a simple step by step