Shaw On Demand Search App (Android Tablet)

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With the Shaw On Demand App you can browse and order Shaw On Demand titles directly from your iPhone, iPad, or Android device. This application is for ordering titles only and cannot be used for playing back the titles you have ordered through your mobile device. Titles ordered via this application are viewable on your Digital Cable Box.


Shaw On Demand Search App Support for Other Devices:

Shaw On Demand Search App (iPad)

Shaw On Demand Search App (iPhone)

Shaw On Demand Search App (Android Phone)

 

On This Page

Downloading the Shaw On Demand App
Sign In and Authentication

Navigation

Searching

Ordering a Title

Wishlist

Multicultural Section

French Language Selection

 


 

 

Downloading the Shaw On Demand Search App

 

To download the app for your iOS or Android device click here: Download Now

 

Please note: There is no cost to download the application from the Google Play store, however, Shaw is not responsible for any data fees charged by your mobile provider in using data for the download.

 

Once downloaded and installed, the app will appear on your home screen with the icon highlighted below. Simply tap the icon to launch the application.

 


Shaw On Demand Search App

 

 


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Sign In and Authentication

 

To enable functionality, you need to sign into the Shaw On Demand Search App using your Shaw email or your My Account username and password. Once signed in, you will have the ability to create a wishlist or even order On Demand titles from within the app and have them waiting on your Digital Box.

 

To sign in, tap on the Settings icon at the top of the page and then choose Sign In. You will be presented with the sign in screen seen below where you can sign in with your Shaw email address, My Account username and password, or Shaw Direct account information.

 

 

If you need to register for My Account, please click here: Shaw Account Settings (My Account)

 

Once you are signed in, you will be able to access the Subscription section which shows a customized view of the additional On Demand services to which you subscribe. If you have a subscription to additional services like Movie Central On Demand or Super Channel On Demand, this is where you will find the titles available within those packages.

 

 

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Navigation

 

The Shaw On Demand Search App offers a simplified interface that is divided into five sections including Movies, TV, Subscription, Search and Settings. These sections are listed at the top of the page, as can be seen in the image below.

 

Shaw On Demand Search App navigation

 

Navigation within each section is touch driven and offers and displays content in a number of interactive ways. Movies (as shown below) features titles at the top of the screen with additional listing below. The page scrolls down to reveal additional listings and can be swiped left to reveal additional titles in each area. To view a complete list of available titles, tap the view button on the right side of the screen (highlighted below).

 

Shaw On Demand Search App featured items

 

 

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Searching

 

If you are looking for a specific movie or TV show, the Search feature will be the fastest way to navigate the vast collection of titles available with Shaw On Demand. Tap the Search icon at the top of the page and you will be presented with a keyboard and can begin typing the name of the program you would like to find. Enter the title into the search field and tap the Search icon on the right side of the keyboard.

 

Shaw On Demand Search App searching

 

You will now be shown a list of corresponding results and you can tap on any title to view its information page, add it to your wishlist (described below) or begin the ordering process. 

 

Shaw On Demand Search App results

 


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Ordering a Title

 

The Shaw On Demand Search App allows you the convenience of not only a simple and interactive view of On Demand titles, but also the ability to order a title and have it waiting in the My Orders menu on your Digital Cable Box. Once you have found a title you would like or order, tap on the title to reveal additional information including a synopsis, rating, cast information, and the Order button (shown below).

 

Shaw On Demand Search App order

 

To access the order screen, tap the Order button. On the order screen shown below, you will have the option of selecting either the Standard or High Definition versions of the title (if available) and you will also see the pricing for each version. To complete your order, tap the Complete Order button highlighted below.

 

complete order in Shaw On Demand Search App


To view this content on your Digital Box, simply load Video On Demand and select the My Orders option. The content you have ordered from the Shaw On Demand Search App will appear there immediately.

 


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Wishlists

 

The Wishlists feature is a handy tool for creating a simple list of titles that you may want to order in the future. If at any point you come across a title you would like to remember at a later date, tap on the title and then tap on the Wishlist icon which is highlighted below. The title will be added to your wishlist.

 

Shaw On Demand Search App add to wishlist

 

To view your Wishlist, select the Settings icon in the top right corner. A small menu will be displayed offering a variety of settings options including Wishlist and Orders. Select Wishlist.

 

Shaw On Demand Search App menu

 

You will now be presented with a list of items that you have added to your wishlist. To remove an item, simply select it from this list and then tap the Wishlist icon again to remove it.


Shaw On Demand Search App remove wishlist

 

 

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Multicultural Section

 

To access the Multicultural movie selection on the Shaw on Demand Search app, simply press the MENU button on your device, then choose Multicultural.

 

Shaw On Demand Search App multicultural

 

 

When you select the Multicultural option from the menu, you will be presented with a list of languages, with a few select titles listed below each one. To see all titles for that language, select the More icon.


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French Language Selection

 

The Shaw On Demand Search App also supports the French language. To change your settings so that the interface appears in French, tap the MENU icon , then choose Settings. Tap Language and then choose Français.

 

Shaw On Demand Search App french section

 

Please note, this change only affects the Shaw On Demand Search apps interface, and not the description of the videos.


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Related Articles

Shaw On Demand Search App (iPad)
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