How to use the BlueSky TV Weather App

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How to Use the BlueSky TV Weather App

Learn how to use the Weather App that comes with your BlueSky TV guide. Including how to add or remove locations so you can get your weather information quickly and easily.

 

 

Did You Know

 

The Weather App location defaults to the town where you receive your Shaw services. This location cannot be removed from the app.

    

 

How to use the BlueSky TV Weather App

Using the Weather App with BlueSky TV allows you to get accurate, up-to-date weather forecasts. You can quickly access local weather, extended forecasts, and add or delete additional locations.

 

  1. Press the Shaw button on your remote control.
  2. Use the right arrow or left arrow keys to navigate to Apps and press OK.
    BlueSky Apps Menu
  3. Use the arrow buttons, highlight Weather and press OK.

    BlueSky Weather App
  4. From here you can view your current forecast, or scroll to highlight Extended Forecast. Press the OK button to view the extended forecast.

    BlueSky Extended Forecast
  5. Use the right or left arrow buttons highlight a specific day of the week for additional weather details.

    BlueSky Weather App Extended Forecast
  6. From the Extended Forecast, using your BlueSky TV remote control, select Last to return to the main Weather app screen.
  7. Press Exit to return to standard TV viewing, or press Last to return to the Apps menu.

Related: BlueSky TV Cable Box Apps

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Add a location to the Weather App

The Weather app on BlueSky TV allows you to view local weather and extended forecasts. The Weather app will default to the town where you receive your Shaw services, but you can add additional locations to customize your Weather app experience.

 

  1. Press the Shaw button on your remote control.
  2. Use the right arrow or left arrow keys to navigate to Apps and press OK.

    BlueSky TV > Menu > Apps
  3. Using the arrow buttons, highlight Weather and press OK.
  4. Use the down arrow button to highlight Add Location. Press OK.

    BlueSky Weather Add Location
  5. Enter the city name or postal code of the location you want to add.
    BlueSky Location Add
  6. Press the OK button to confirm the city name in the Add Location box.
  7. Press Exit to return to standard TV viewing, or press Last to return to the Apps menu.

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Remove a location from the Weather App

Here are details on how to remove additional locations that you've previously added to customize your Weather app experience. Remember that the Weather app location defaults to the town where you receive your Shaw services. This location cannot be removed from the app.

 

  1. Press the Shaw button on your remote control.
  2. Use the right arrow or left arrow keys to navigate to Apps and press OK.
  3. Using the arrow buttons, highlight Weather and press OK.
  4. Using the down arrow button, highlight the location you'd like to delete.

    BlueSky Weather Location
  5. Press the right arrow button once to highlight the X icon. Press OK.

    BlueSky Weather Location
  6. You will be asked to confirm if you want to delete the location. With the Delete option highlighted, press OK.

    BlueSky Delete Weather Location
  7. Press Exit to return to standard TV viewing, or press Last to return to the Apps menu.

Did You Know

 

To access the Weather App you can simply say "Weather App" into the Voice remote.

    

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