TalkTalk Help

Check and update my YouView Box software

Software updates are there to ensure your YouView Box is performing at its best and to iron out any faults. This ensures you get the best TV experience possible.

To get software updates, your YouView box needs to be connected to the internet.

If you would like to check for an update manually, you can do so using your remote control:

  1. Press the YouView YouView button button on your TalkTalk remote
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Device Management
  4. Select Software Update
  5. Select Get Update

If required, your YouView Box will install the latest version of the available software. It's a good idea to check for an on demand update as well.

Important notice

If the YouView box will not update to the latest version of software, then please carry out a Maintenance Reset.

How do I check my software version?

To check the current software version your YouView Box is running:

  1. Press the YouView YouView button button on your TalkTalk remote
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select System Information
  4. Select Software Versions
  5. You’ll now be able to see the Manufacturer Software and Component Software version numbers on your screen


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