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Old 10-15-2014, 06:27 PM   #1
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will Suddenlink show Video on Demand with a Tivo Roamio

Does anyone know, if I purchase a new Tivo Roamio at Best Buy and Suddenlink is my cable provider, will I be able to watch Video on Demand (Pay per View) ?

I would prefer not to purchase the Tivo from Suddenlink because the version they offer is last generation.


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Old 10-16-2014, 12:24 AM   #2
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No, so far only ComCast lets VOD work through Tivo. You would still need a cable box for the TV directly to receive VOD.

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No and you can't watch MTV either!!

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Old 10-16-2014, 08:43 AM   #4
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Aren't VOD and pay per view (PPV) two different things?

VOD is generally not available except for Comcast. But, my understanding of PPV (often an event like a boxing match) is that it is often available by calling your cableco and purchasing. Then, it comes on a dedicated channel. Never done it, but read about it here tons of times.

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