Custom Channels

Watch and record your own custom channels.

Use streaming sources to create channels right on your TV.

Security cams, web cams, open internet streams, SAT>IP devices, and more.

custom channels

Put your streams where you watch your TV.

Turn your favorite streams into your favorite channels.

Home Security Cameras

Check on the baby or the driveway, right from Channels on your TV.

Live Internet Streams

Use your favorite live streams and make them your favorite channels on your TV.

Internet Web Cams

Check the traffic before your commute, or just check in on that cute panda.


Share the channels from your SAT>IP device and watch & record them with Channels.

Watch All Over the House

Watch your streams anywhere in the house, on any device.

Watch on the Go

Watch your favorite streams while away from home.

Full Customization

Customize your channels with your own art and descriptions.

M3U Standards

Import your custom channels using the M3U standard using URLs or text files.

EPG Support

Provide Channels with EPG data using the industry standard XMLTV format and gain the ability to record from your custom channels.

Common Questions

How does this actually work?

Channels can stream from most any streaming sources. Most commonly MPEG-TS and HLS live streams. Using the tools provided, you can easily add them to Channels and have them show up right in your guide next to all of your other TV channels.

How does it look?

The streams look as good as they do on your computer. We've even provided tools to let you customize them in a way that they look fantastic in your guide in Channels.

Can I record from Custom Channels?

If you provide an EPG source that has guide data that you can match to your channels, you can record from them like all of the other sources that Channels supports.

Learn More

You can learn more about how Custom Channels work and how to add and customize them in our support article.

Learn more about Live TV & DVR

Channels is the best way to record and watch your favorite TV. Link Channels with your source or provider and start watching and recording live TV with a familiar guide.

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