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Introduction

To watch TV online, be sure that your computer meets the XFINITY TV system requirements for Windows or Mac.

Windows XFINITY TV System Requirements:

  • Processor: Pentium 4 or newer.
  • Operating system: Windows XP SP2, Windows Vista, or Windows 7.
  • RAM: 512 MB minimum.
  • Video card: 32 MB minimum (128 MB recommended).
  • Browser: Internet Explorer 6, Firefox 3, Safari 3, or Google Chrome 3. All newer versions of these browsers will also work.
  • Screen resolution: 800 x 600 minimum (1280 x 1024 recommended).
  • Internet connection: Broadband.
  • Adobe Flash version: 11.1 or higher.

Mac OS X XFINITY TV System Requirements:

  • Processor: Intel Core Duo 1.83GHz or faster processor.
  • Operating system: Mac OS X 10.6 or higher (see below for OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard specifics).
  • RAM: 512 MB minimum.
  • Video card: 32 MB minimum (128 MB recommended).
  • Browser: Firefox 3 or Safari 3. All newer versions of these browsers will also work.
  • Screen resolution: 800 x 600 minimum (1280 x 1024 recommended).
  • Internet connection: Broadband.
  • Adobe Flash version: 11.1 or higher.

Differences with Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

The Move Networks plug-in isn't compatible with Snow Leopard's 64-bit Safari browser.

To use the plug-in, you can change your Safari browser to 32-bit mode:

  1. Open Finder.
  2. Open the Applications folder.
  3. Select Safari.
  4. Get Info on Safari (Right click or CTRL+click and select Get Info, or go to File menu and select Get Info, or Command+I).
  5. Check the Open in 32-bit mode box.
  6. Close the Safari info window.

Find this article at:

http://customer.comcast.com/help-and-support/cable-tv/requirements-for-cable-tv/