On this page you’ll find solutions to common problems you could experience while using TDS TV+. If you need further assistance, you can reach our technical support team 24/7 by calling 1-855-280-1435.
Try to improve the Internet bandwidth to your TDS TV+ Receiver.
- Move the TDS TV+ Receiver closer to your router
- Move the router so that it’s closer to your TDS TV+ Receiver
- Consider connecting the TDS TV+ receiver with a network cable instead of connecting wirelessly
- Check for appliances causing interference; baby monitors, Bluetooth connections, or microwave ovens. Turn devices off to see if problem is solved.
Ensure the batteries are properly charged, and/or reconnect your remote to the TDS TV+ Receiver. Detailed instructions on how to do this can be found on our remote troubleshooting page.
Power cycle your TDS TV+ Receiver by unplugging it from the power. This may occur again as this is currently a bug we are working to resolve.
Update your TDS TV+ with the correct time. Go to Menu → Device Setting → Device Preferences → Date & Time Select (Automatic).
At this time, any show that is less than 28 days old will be labeled “NEW” even if it has been previously watched.
Check your Android version by going to Settings → About Phone (Device) → Android Version. This issue will be corrected with a future TDS TV+ system update.
If the TDS TV+ app crashes during live TV, recording playback or when exiting the app, you may be brought into the last known app that was used. You can exit that app and our TDS TV+ app will restart, showing you the TiVo logo and taking you to live TV.
This is not a problem with your HDMI cable. The error message should clear by pressing the center button/OK while the message is showing, and then pressing channel up or down. This error will be corrected with a future TDS TV+ system update.
Unplug the power cord from the TDS TV+ Receiver and plug it back in.
This should resolve itself once the Internet connection is reestablished. Press okay on the error screen. If you are regularly seeing this error, please call technical support at 1-855-280-1435.
Verify you are connected to the internet. Unplug the power cord from the TDS TV+ Receiver and plug it back in. If issue still continues please call technical support.
TDS TV+ does not allow you to watch recordings from channels you’re not currently subscribed to. If you downgrade you channel package, you will still see recordings from channels you were previously subscribed to.
- Go to “Settings” on your Fire Stick. Press center/OK button.
- Scroll to “Applications.” Press center/OK button.
- Scroll to “Managed Installed Applications.” Press center/OK button.
- Scroll to “TDS TV+ app”. Press center/OK button.
- Scroll to “Force Stop.” Press center/OK button
- Scroll to “Clear data”. Press center/OK button
- Scroll to “Clear cache”. Press center/OK button
- Launch the TDS TV+ app and the error should be cleared.
For more help with your personal Amazon Fire TV device, visit Amazon’s support page.
Error may occur in My Shows or Live TV. Error occurs when device has difficulty downloading a show from the TDS server. Press ok and exit screen and then try again. You can also try waiting a few minutes before trying to load the show again. Error may occur in My Shows or Live TV. Error occurs when device has difficulty downloading a show from the TDS server. Press ok and exit screen and then try again. You can try waiting a few minutes before trying to load the show again. You can also check the Video on Demand section for the program you're looking for.