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Use the Alpha iPad application
This article provides instructions on how to setup the Alpha iPad Application with your iPad and Alpha equipment.
The Alpha iPad application extends the remote control functions of your Alpha to the iPad. You can control any of your Alpha Media Players within your home, browse the Guide, set recordings, and manage your DVR. This guide provides an overview of how you can utilize the Alpha iPad application with your Alpha.
Find and Download the Alpha App
To obtain the Alpha iPad application, you will need to access the Apple App Store.
- From your iPad Home Screen, tap on the App Store
- In the search box, type 'bendbroadband'
- Find the Alpha App.
- Once you see the application, tap free, and then download
- Enter your Apple ID password to continue downloading the application
This is typically setup during the initial setup of your iPad
To associate the application with your Alpha system within your home, you will need to sign in with an @bendbroadband.com OR @bendcable.com email address. You can create a new email account if you do not already have one by going to www.bendbroadband.com/myemailmanager.
You can now begin using the application. To learn more about the application, click here to access the iPad Application User Guide.
Still not able to use the remote functions on your iPad?
Some Alpha Media Players may require a cycle of power before the remote functions will work properly. To do this, unplug power from your media player for about 10 seconds, and then plug it back in. If you are still having any problems, call 541-382-5551 and we can help you.