How to Use Your Favorite Features on Comcast Cable

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With lots of cable channels to choose from, it is quite possible to lose or miss your favorite programs. Comcast XFINITY cable TV service allows you to select three kinds of contents as favorites, viz., programs, channels, and personalities. The tricks of using your favorite features on Comcast Cable differ slightly depending on the type of the content.

How to Use Your Favorite Features on Comcast Cable

Add/Remove a Favorite Channel

Step 1.

Push the “Guide” button on the Comcast cable remote to access the onscreen guide. It might take a while for the guide to load up with the content, depending on its last use.

Step 2.

Press the arrow button on the cable remote to navigate through the guide until you find the channel you wish to add to your favorites.

Step 3.

To highlight your favorite channel, press the “Left Arrow” key on the remote and then, press the “OK” key. The channel Information screen will then appear. This screen shows a small description of the channel and also provides a glimpse of the upcoming programs.

Step 4.

Now, to add any channel to your favorite’s in the Comcast list. Press the “Right Arrow” key on the remote to highlight “Favorite” and then, press the “OK” key. To remove any channel from the list of favorites in future, you need to get back to this screen and choose “Remove Favorite.”

Add/Remove any Favorite Program

Step 1.

Push the “Guide” button on the remote to see the main onscreen Comcast guide. It can take a while for the guide to load the channel information.

Step 2.

Press the arrow buttons on the remote to browse through the channels and highlight your favorite programs that you wish to add to the list of favorites. You can add both on-demand and on-air programs.

Step 3.

Press the “Info” button on the remote to display the information for the programs that you have selected and then, highlight “Movie Info,” “Series Info” or “More Info.” The type of program you are adding to the favorites would specify the option for you to highlight.

Step 4.

Press “OK” to see the Program details on the screen. Now, highlight the “Favorite” and then, press “OK” on the remote to add any program to your favorite’s list. In future, if you wish to delete this program from the favorites, then select “Remove Favorite” on the same program information screen.

Add/Remove your Favorite Personality

Step 1.

Press “XFINITY” button on the remote to see the main menu and then, highlight the “Search” and push “OK” to get the Search screen.

Step 2.

Type the name of the personality that you wish to add to your favorite’s list. As you will start typing, search results will start to appear. This means that you don’t need to type the entire name of the person and the same will automatically appear once you begin typing the first few alphabets.

Step 3.

Highlight the name of the personality on the search result’s list and then, press “OK” on the remote to display the personality information screen for the one you have selected. This screen displays the biographical details about that person and gives a list of all the available programs in which he/she is expected to appear.

Step 4.

Highlight the “Favorite” icon on the information screen of the personality that you wish to choose and then, press “OK” to add this personality in your favorite’s list. In future, you may delete this person from the list of favorites just by choosing “Remove Favorite” on the same screen.

However, you may come across few Comcast cable tech issues. So, to get rid of these problems you can ask help from the professionally skilled and certified Comcast technician. Here, you will definitely get all plausible solutions to your Comcast related problems. Just call Comcast customer care to obtain any type of help regarding Comcast issues.

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Last updated: July 12, 2018

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Megha Parikh is a Digital Strategist and having 6+ years of experience in the field of Internet Marketing. She especially enjoys learning about social media marketing and conversion rate optimization while exploring her social and interpersonal skills.

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