This software release includes functionality to connect your YouView box to the new YouView App which is available to download from the Apple App Store. The YouView app available for Apple devices (iOS 5 or later), provides you what’s on TV and radio over the next 7 days, provides additional programme information and lets you record a show while on the move.


A software update for the YouView Huawei box from TalkTalk will begin on Wednesday 12 th December between 2am – 3am. To find out more Click here and this will then enable access to the YouView App.

We are looking to develop versions of the YouView App to be compatible with other mobile device operating systems in the future, e.g. android phones.

If your box is connected to the Internet and has not been switched off either at the plug socket or via the switch on the back of the box then the update will be automatically downloaded overnight.
You can check if you have the latest version by pressing the YouView button on your remote control, navigate to Settings > System Information > Software Versions.

If you see the following, then you have successfully upgraded and do not need to do anything else:

wpid SWDecember2012 YouView Software Update December 2012   YouView App Released

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