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  1. ITV Hub support for Playstation 4

    Allow users of PS4 to be able to watch great itv programming

    2,291 votes
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    • SD/HD Viewing Options

      I'm sure it's been requested or suggested many times before, but one thing that lets this app down is the resolution. I watch this on the TV in my lounge via iOS/Apple TV. It's a 50" TV so at a larger size, quality of the image becomes important-much the same way higher reclusion is better for photos.

      I often find that the enjoyability of a program (especially if it's a lengthy show) is spoils because of the standard definition.

      I appreciate that not every bodies internet speeds are capable of streaming in HD, nor do I assume that everyone wants…

      731 votes
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      • ITV Hub For TV App Store

        I was hoping that ITV Hub would be on the New  TV App Store (TVos) to watch in HD on the big screen instead of having to use AirPlay from my iPhone. Would you add this?

        2,464 votes
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        • buffering

          your new site has exactly the same problems as your old site, cpnstant buffering adverts playing one over top of the other or just a blank screen don't tell me to clear my history either because this is not a user problem I recently bought a new computer and one of the first things I did was to test your site and all the same old problems occurred, do you guys know how many sites are on the internet complaining about your player

          50 votes
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            under review  ·  54 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
          • Allow iPad app to use airplay

            Most videos on iPad can be displayed on a tv from the iPad using Airplay. Using the itv app no facility is provided.

            244 votes
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            • 29 votes
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                Hi Carlos,

                Thanks for your comment.

                ITV Player asks users to register so we can attempt to improve their experience. For example, we may be able to show you more relevant advertising, which in turn helps us to keep our service free-to-use.

                When you have an account with us, you will also be able to keep track of what you’ve watched. If you tick “Remember me” when you sign in, we’ll make sure you’re always signed in to ITV Player for your convenience.

                Thanks again,

                Catherine

              • Rewind live shows

                You need to upload the video much quicker and if your watching live and you miss some of it you should be able to rewind the video

                794 votes
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                • Regional ITV news to ITV player, so you can view any region you

                  Would it be possible to have all the regions, regional News able to be viewed on ITV Player like you can on the BBC, it's always interesting watching regional news and not always able to watch it when it's on ITV so it it to appear on the ITV Player then you can pick and choose to watch other regions too like you can on the BBC, as find some regional stories interesting and you get a different view around the country ?
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                  Can we have ability to select region for live viewing of news? The ITV News App…

                  209 votes
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                  • Have a difinitive time that a program can be accessed after broadcast on your catch up service.

                    When a program has been broadcast it appears there can be a delay of between 5 minutes and 10 hours before it becomes available to be viewed on the catch up service. This can be VERY frustrating if you're waiting to view it. Why not have a standard delay or at least post the time when it will be available, rather than just say 'Coming Soon'?

                    26 votes
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                      9 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →

                      Hello Simon,

                      Thanks for your message.

                      We think that rather than add a standard delay to all shows, we’d like to get the videos up as quickly as we possibly can on all our different platforms and devices. It’s faster and easier to do this on some platforms than others, but our aim is for speed and quality of programme delivery.

                      Generally, you’ll find that our website on PC/Mac tends to receive shows the fastest.

                      We are constantly striving to improve our video delivery times to make ITV Player as instant as we’d all love it be.

                      Thanks :)

                    • Improved Roku/NOW TV App

                      It would be great to see the Roku version of ITV Hub more like the IPhone/IPad version. Where ALL content can be navigated to from the main menu (like every other app I have on my Roku - Netflix, NOW TV, Amazon Prime, BBC Iplayer etc.). I would also like to have the option to pay £3.99 to remove adverts.

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                      it's really annoying that I currently have to open the latest episode of Coronation Street. Wait for the adverts to finish to let the credits roll. To then press pause and look at previous episodes.
                      You can do this…

                      157 votes
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                      • Support Android TV 5.0

                        Android TV is growing faster than ever this this, with Android TV Boxes becoming more popular and many TV manufacturers using Android TV, ITV Player would be a great bonus. As well as increasing your viewership.

                        55 votes
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                          Hi Tyler,

                          Thanks so much for your comment.

                          It’s really interesting for us to learn which platforms and devices are important to our users. We’re always reviewing our plans and making sure that ITV Player is available to reach as many of our users as possible in the way that suits them best.

                          We’ll keep you updated should we plan to launch an app on Android TV.

                          Many thanks,

                          The ITV Player team

                        • How about stopping programs freezing up totally during an interactive advert?

                          Just make it work! Will I ever see the end of this program?
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                          They hang do not work why not use Google idea. If you don't want the add after a few seconds dump it. They make billions why is that they have never put in the public faces forcing to watch junk adds.
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                          In event of poor bandwith reception I can watch program without buffering but interactive ads can take a minute or more to load, and sometimes commercial audio will continue after program re-starts without ever showing ad visuals at all!

                          131 votes
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                          • SEND me an e-mail with password when I have forgotten mine. NOT happening at present!

                            A desperate plea for something you claim to be providing which you are not.

                            11 votes
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                            • 765 votes
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                              • I have a smart tv that has catch up, itv is the only channel that you can't pause, stop, rewind, forward etc, why?

                                I have catch up tv on my Panasonic smart tv, I can pause, rewind , stop a program etc if I need to on all the other catch up channels, but not itv player. Not convenient if you miss a bit of the program you're watching as you have to start from the beginning! why doesn't itv player provide this facility?

                                6 votes
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                                  Hello Anna,

                                  Thanks for your message.

                                  I’m afraid that we are running an older ITV Player app via Freesat on Panasonic smart TVs. This version of the app has limited functionality in comparison to our service on other devices. There is a chance that, in the future, we may decide to make improvements to the experience on Panasonic TVs.

                                  We will pass on your feedback to the relevant team.

                                  Thanks again,

                                  The ITV Player team

                                • How about improving the app on the NOW TV box so that we can view previous episodes easily.

                                  It is very hard to access previous episodes of any programme. The only way to do this is to watch the current episode (including the advertisements), pause, go to 'more episodes' and then sit through a 2nd lot of adverts. Its rubbish!

                                  23 votes
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                                  • Set program reminders

                                    The app should have the ability to set reminders for programs.

                                    39 votes
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                                    • View Via Wii

                                      BBC Iplayer is available through many platforms including various games consoles including Wii. Why isn't ITV Player available through the Wii as it will allow many people to view on their tv screens which is much better than laptop, computer screen etc.

                                      22 votes
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                                      • Xbox one please

                                        Make an app on Xbox one so that you can actually watch it on the tv

                                        185 votes
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                                        • Option to turn off Audio Description required

                                          Whilst I recognise that Audio description is required for a % of your viewers, it is not required for the vast majority. As one of the majority I find the Audio description spoils my enjoyment of the programmes, PLEASE ADD AN OPTION TO TURN AUDIO DESCRIPTION ON OR OFF.

                                          17 votes
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