April 4, 2016
Time Warner Cable’s agreements with programmers and broadcasters to carry their services and stations routinely expire from time to time. We are usually able to obtain renewals or extensions of such agreements, but in order to comply with applicable regulations, we must inform you when an agreement is about to expire. The following agreements are due to expire soon, and we may be required to cease carriage of one or more of these services/stations in the near future:
Statewide, on or about 4/5/16, the following rebrands will occur for Encore: Encore On Demand Ch. 665/1665 to Starz Encore On Demand, Encore Ch. 666 to Starz Encore, Encore Action Ch. 667 to Starz Encore Action, Encore Classic Ch. 668 to Starz Encore Classic, Encore Suspense Ch. 669 to Starz Encore Suspense, Encore Black Ch. 670 to Starz Encore Black, Encore Westerns Ch. 671 to Starz Encore Westerns, Encore Family Ch. 672 to Starz Encore Family, Encore HD Ch. 1666 to Starz Encore HD, Encore Action HD Ch. 1667 to Starz Encore Action HD, Encore Classic HD Ch. 1668 to Starz Encore Classic HD, Encore Suspense HD Ch. 1669 to Starz Encore Suspense HD, Encore Black HD Ch. 1670 to Starz Encore Black HD. A free preview of STARZ will be provided to all TV customers with a Digital Set-Top Box April 8 – 10, 2016, and may contain PG, PG-13, TV-14, TV-MA and R-rated programs. To block this preview and for Parental Control information, visit twc.com or call 1-800-TWCABLE. Restrictions apply.
On or about 4/11/16, Oceanic Time Warner Cable will be making technical changes to our cable system that may disrupt our customers’ ability to view unencrypted (“in-the-clear”) channels on a digital television or other device that includes a QAM tuner (a “ClearQAM device”). If this occurs, viewers will need to go into the settings menu on their ClearQAM device and perform a new channel scan in order to resume viewing these channels. Customers using digital cable set-top boxes will not notice any change. In-the-clear channels on Oahu, Maui and Kauai: CW HD from Ch. 50.7 to 66.3; KUPU from Ch. 50.6 to 116.5 (Oahu only); CNBC HD from Ch. 51.5 to 117.2; OCSports HD from Ch. 51.1 to 99.4 and KBFD HD from Ch. 115.3 to 114.5. In-the-clear channels in Kona and Hilo: CW HD from Ch. 50.7 to 66.3; CNBC HD from Ch. 51.5 to 117.2; and OCSports HD from Ch. 51.1 to 26.4.
Statewide, on or about 5/1/16, State Government Channel Ch. 48 will be added to Basic Service – Digital Format only and will be available with all digital cable boxes.
Statewide, on or about 5/16/16, Tennis Channel Ch. 243 and Tennis Channel HD Ch. 1243 will be available on the Sports Pass tier and Digital Variety Pak.
The following service(s) will require two-way capable digital cable-ready equipment such as a Time Warner Cable-provided set-top box or a CableCARD-equipped Unidirectional Digital Cable product (UDCP) such as a TiVo or Moxi HD DVR used in conjunction with a Tuning Adapter. Other UDCPs may not be able to access these services without additional equipment, such as a set-top box: Starz Encore On Demand, Starz Encore, Starz Encore Action, Starz Encore Classic, Starz Encore Suspense, Starz Encore Black, Starz Encore Westerns, Starz Encore Family, Starz Encore HD, Starz Encore Action HD, Starz Encore Classic HD, Starz Encore Suspense HD, Starz Encore Black HD, Tennis Channel and Tennis Channel HD.
Oceanic, Time Warner Cable