Cable TV

The Future of IPTV is Here - Stream2!

Check out the IPTV - Stream 2 Brochure for all the details.

DHFS has also partnered with Apogee to premiere their revolutionary new IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) service, Stream2, in your residence hall. With Stream2, students will be able to watch their favorite entertainment programming on several of their devices.

At this time, DVR is only available on iOS and Android devices.

DVR

With DVR capabilities, Stream2 allows you to record all your favorite programming and watch at your convenience (with added pause, rewind and fast-forward functionality). This feature includes a 24-hour window of replayable content PLUS 20 hours of storage per user!

Set Up Your Account

On-campus hall residents can register for an account with their UT email address at MyCampusVideo.com. Once account is created, students will need to follow the next steps to get connected to Stream2 live TV:

  1. Go to Help.MyStream2.com — Installation and Setup for instructions on how to
  2. Once the app has successfully downloaded to your device, use your MyCampusVideo username and password to login to the app download the app to your approved devices.
  3. Once the app has successfuly downloaded to your device, use your MyCampusVideo username and password to login to the app.

For further assistance, please contact Apogee support using the information on the right-hand side of this page.


Apogee Cable TV solution

The Division of Housing and Food Service, in conjunction with campus Information Technology Services, has partnered with Apogee to provide a cutting-edge cable TV package, designed exclusively for UT Austin.  As a leader in the higher education technology space, we are confident you will be pleased with what Apogee is offering.  This forward-thinking solution will provide the best in entertainment programming and a wide range of cable channels.  Some of these new features include:

  • HD channels
  • HD quality at 1080i
  • Premium channels (HBO & Cinemax)
  • Comprehensive line-up
  • 24/7 premium support

Cable TV Channel Lineup - PDF iconUTChannelLineup.pdf

2 Analog Test Channel
3 UT Local Misc 01
4 UT Local Misc 02
5 ORCA TV
6 HSN
7.1  KTBC (FOX)
8 QVC
9 PIVOT
10 Lifetime
11 Oxygen
12 WE
13 Hallmark Channel
14 Hallmark Mysteries and Movies
15.1 TSTV
15.2 H&F Info Channel
16.1 NUR Signage
16.2 PAC Signage
17.1 Weather Radar
17.2 UT Local Misc 04
17.3 UT Local Misc 05
17.4 UT Local Misc 06
18.1  KLRU (PBS)
19 ESPN
20 Longhorn Network SD
21 ESPN2
22 ESPN U
23 ESPN News
24.1  KVUE (ABC)
25 FOX SPORTS NET SW SD
26 FOX Sports 1
27 NBC Sports
28 NFL Network
29 MLB Network
30 NHL Network
31.1 KBVO (Telefutura)
32 The Golf Channel
33 EWTN
34 DISNEY CHANNEL
35 NICKELODEON
36.1 KXAN (NBC)
37 Nick Toons
38 Nick Jr
39 Teen Nick
40 WGN
41 AXS
42.1 KEYE (CBS)
43 C-SPAN
44 C-SPAN2
45 CNN
46 CNN Headline News
47 MSNBC
48 CNBC
49 FOX Business

50 Bloomberg
51 Fox News Channel
52 The Weather Channel
53 BBC America
54.1 KNVA (CW)
55 HBO East
56 HBO Latino
57 Cinemax
58 More Max
59 IFC
60 REELZ
61 AMC
62 KAKW (Univision)
63 ION
64 A&E
65 USA
66 Freeform
67 Animal Planet
68 Cartoon Network
69 Discovery Channel
70 History Channel
71 National Geographic Channel
72 TNT
73 TBS
74 TLC
75 Bravo
76 FX
77 Comedy Central
78 Travel Channel
79 Cooking Network
80 Food Network
81 HGTV
82 E!
83 Sci-Fi Channel
84 Tru TV
85 Spike TV
86 Velocity
87 TV Land
88 Galavision
89 BET
90 Fuse
91 VH-1
92 CMT
93 MTV
94 MTV2
95 MTV Live
96 Telemundo
97 Longhorn Network HD
98  Fox Sports Net SW HD

 

 

Cable TV Service

You will need to supply a cable jumper to connect your television to the wall jack. Our cable provider recommends a cable jumper with the following specifications:
Size RG-6 or RG-59; Quad-shield Preferred/Tri Shield at a minimum; Impedance-75Ohm rated; Shielding-60%/40% aluminum braid for Quad-shield cable and 70% for tri-shield cable; Center Conductor-Solid Copper-clad steel wire center conductor; Jacket5-Flame retardant polyvinyl chloride (FRPVC) jacket Dielectric-Gas injected foam polyethylene (SFS) insulation. Push-on connectors are not recommended.

NOTE: The DHFS cable TV distribution system does not support adding DVR's or cable boxes to receive digital and/or premium cable television stations.

Cable Problems
Before you contact Apogee's support please take the steps below.

  • Connect your jumper cable cord from the wall to the TV.
  • Turn the TV on and press setup or menu on the TV.
  • Set the TV to operate off of cable TV reception or it might be labeled CATV.
  • Go back to the main menu and find auto scan or it might be named auto program.
  • The TV should now be scanning all available channels.

Suggestions or Comments
Send comments via email to DHFS Housing.