TV FAQs

How do I set a Power On Channel for my Spectrum Receiver?


Many Spectrum receivers allow you to set a Power On Channel. This lets you set your receiver to tune to a specific channel each time you turn it on.

To set your Power On Channel:

  1. Use your remote control to open your Settings menu.
  2. Use the arrow buttons to highlight Preferences, General Settings, or a similar category, and then press Select.
  3. Use the arrow buttons to highlight Power On Channel and press Select.
  4. Use the arrow buttons to find the channel you’d like your Spectrum receiver to tune to when it powers on.

    Note: On some Spectrum receivers, you can choose Last Channel if you’d like your Spectrum receiver to tune to the most recently viewed channel when it powers on.

  5. Press Select to confirm your settings.