Can I watch Demand 5 on YouView on Sony TVs?

Yes. From Wednesday 4th November you can watch Demand 5 via YouView on Sony BRAVIA 2015 televisions.

How do I access YouView on my Sony TV?

  • From 8am on Wednesday 4th November, internet connected Sony TVs (FY15 models) will be able to download software version 2.623 which contains YouView.
  • When prompted the update is installed and you will be taken through the YouView setup process.
  • More information about YouView on Sony is available from the YouView website:
  • The software package version can be confirmed by pressing HOME on the remote control and navigating to build information:

Settings > TV > About > Build > contains 2.623 towards the end of the string

  • The YouView app version can be confirmed by pressing HOME on the remote control and navigating to software version:

Settings > TV > Channel setup > YouView Setup > Software Version > 1.35.5-36.1-android

 

Guidance ratings & Parental lock

In some cases the guidance ratings on Demand 5 programmes may trigger the Parental control function on Sony Bravia TVs, even if the age rating function has been turned off on setup.

To alleviate this:

  • Go to the “Settings" on your TV
  • Go to “Personal"
  • Select "Parental Lock"
  • Change “Guidance Block for Recorded Titles” from “On” to “Off”

 

To load the Demand 5 player:

  • Press Home on your remote control
  • Scroll down to featured apps
  • Select Demand 5