Let's get you familiar with your voice-controlled, 4K Ultra HD TiVo Mini VOX, so you can watch live TV, recorded shows and popular streaming apps on another TV in your house.1 This easy-to-follow guide gives you simple instructions to set up your TiVo Mini VOX and share the TiVo experience in another room.
If you received or gave TiVo Mini VOX as a gift, please make sure that the giver has deactivated the device from their account. They can do this in Manage My Account > Active devices > TiVo Mini VOX > Deactivate button.
When your TiVo Mini VOX arrives, be sure to locate the "Start Here" poster inside the box. It is your step-by-step guide to get your Mini VOX quickly up and running.
TiVo BOLT VOX, TiVo BOLT and TiVo Roamio DVRs have a new Dynamic Tuner Allocation feature. This means you do not have to "Allow Live TV on other devices" on your TiVo box. It's all ready to go and you can skip step 2 in the TiVo Mini VOX "Start Here" poster.
If connecting your TiVo Mini VOX to a TiVo Premiere 4 or Premiere XL4, remember to "Allow Live TV on other devices" on your Premiere DVR before setting up your TiVo Mini VOX. This is in Step 2 of the TiVo Mini VOX "Start Here" poster.
If you receive the error message, "TiVo DVR Not Found" during the onscreen guided setup, you must do the following:
To stream live or recorded television to your TiVo Mini VOX, connect your TiVo BOLT VOX, TiVo BOLT or TiVo Roamio DVR to the internet using one of the following:
TiVo Mini VOX does NOT work with a wireless connection.
If you have Ethernet, you're good to go! Just connect your TiVo Mini VOX to your TV and enjoy.Coax CableEthernetHDMI/Component Cable
You're all set! Just connect your TiVo Mini VOX to your other TV and enjoy.
If your TiVo box cannot reach your router or it currently uses a wireless adapter, consider using TiVo® Bridge to create a simple MoCA Network (Ethernet over Coax) network connection.
TiVo Bridge establishes a connection between an Ethernet network and and your cable modem so that you can access high-speed internet in any room in your house that has a cable outlet.
Once your TiVo Mini VOX is set up, you'll enjoy the same powerful experience that you get with your 4-tuner or 6-tuner TiVo DVR in another room. Access live or recorded entertainment, popular streaming apps and on-demand content, all with unique, cutting-edge control. With TiVo Mini VOX, you can:
1 Streaming to other TVs within the home requires a separately purchased TiVo Mini for each TV. A multi-network adapter (sold separately) may be required. The TiVo BOLT works optimally with up to four TiVo Minis, and potentially with up to ten TiVo Minis.
2 Broadband internet connection is required to access and receive streaming content. Availability of third-party content from streaming sources is subject to change and certain third-party fees may apply.
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