[mythtv-users] Removing Channels

Phill Edwards philledwards at gmail.com
Mon Dec 20 04:39:00 UTC 2004

> This may seem like a silly question, but what is the correct way to
> remove channels? I went into mythsetup and set a few channels that
> don't come in as not-visible. This made them not show up in the
> Program Guide for recording, but channel up/down still scroll through
> them.
> I have digital cable (comcast) and there are a TON of channels that I
> won't get. I'd like to remove all of them so that it doesn't make me
> think I can record movies that I can't. Additionally, the way the
> channel-change program is designed, changing to some of these channels
> will fail, making it try for a few minutes, eventually turning off the
> cablebox, which is rather annoying.

You could try going into mythweb and followinf the links Settings -->
Channels and then checking the boxes against the channels you want to
delete and then clicking the Save button. That might do it, I'm not

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