[mythtv-users] Can you select a channel to view from the EPG?

Dave Johansen davejohansen at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 03:45:57 UTC 2009

On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 8:31 PM, Dave Johansen <davejohansen at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 18, 2009 at 1:20 PM, Jim Stichnoth <stichnot at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'm surprised 10 people haven't already answered this.  Maybe everyone
>> is afraid of the inevitable flame war about the behavior/performance
>> of live TV...
>> Try starting with live TV, then enter the guide, select a channel, and
>> finally press Menu or M to switch to that program.
> Is there any way to make it so selecting the channel will just change
> to that channel? Because I'm setting up my first MythTV system and
> explaining to my wife that she has to push some random button on the
> remote to select the channel is definitely going to get a series of
> questions as to why that's the case.

OK, so I actually just noticed the option "Use select to change the
channel in the program guide" in Utilities/Setup->Setup->TV
Settings->Program Guide on the 2 page, and that does exactly what I
was asking about.


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