Digital Adapters

What is a Digital Adapter?

A Digital Adapter is a small converter that allows viewing of digital TV services on your television. An adapter is about the size of a deck of cards.

If you connect your TV set directly from the wall with a cable wire, you will need equipment, such as a Digital Adapter, for every TV in your home.

Digital Adapters are no longer available. Customers who have them can contact us with questions.



Installing, Activating & Troubleshooting Your Digital Adapter



Setup Guides & Remote Control Info
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Note: In addition to a Set-Top Box or a Digital Adapter, an HDTV or HD monitor is required to view high-definition TV programming.



*Digital Adapter is a device that provides digital-quality signals. It does not provide access to our on-screen channel guide, premium channels (such as HBO®, Showtime®, Starz®, etc.), Pay-Per-View or On Demand programming as well as video features such as Start Over® or Caller ID on TV. If you are interested in these digital services, you will need to lease a Digital Set-Top Box. Some services are not available to CableCARD™ customers or customers with Digital Adapters. As a condition of service, you may be required to have equipment for every TV in your home. Not all equipment supports all services. All services may not be available in all areas. Subject to change without notice.