When you have so many choices for TV services, select the local company with local employees that is in tune with your entertainment needs. With more than 250 channels available—including all your favorite local channels—Bloomer Telephone Company’s Fiber TV, provided by Celect Communications, is the right choice. To view available channels and packages, check our channel lineup for Chippewa County or Dunn County.
Included FREE with all TV packages is WatchTVEverywhere that allows you to watch TV on any internet-connected (or data accessible) device—like your tablet, laptop, or PC. There is no limit to the number of devices you can use, so be sure your internet has enough bandwidth.
The best part? You access WatchTVEverywhere literally everywhere—whether you are at home, at the airport, in the car or at grandma’s house!
To learn more about this fabulous TV feature, visit WatchTVEverywhere.*
*If prompted, enter Celect Communications as your TV provider, then click “Learn More” at the top. You will need to register for this service to fully access it. Bloomer TV package required.
Frequently asked questions
How do I learn more about all of the functions of my TV system?
Tune in to channel 999 for help with all of your TV functions.
How do I register for WatchTVEverywhere?
Have your Bloomer Telephone statement handy as you will need your account number and the last name that appears on the statement Go to https://www.wtve.net/ and click Register. Fill out the required information. Note your password and keep it in a safe place. Bloomer Telephone employees cannot recover WTVE passwords.
What networks/channels are available through WatchTVEverywhere?
You will be able to access all the networks/channels that are included in your Bloomer TV package; however, not all networks/channels are available through WatchTVEverywhere. Once you have register you will be able to view what is available.
How do I 'reboot' my Set Top Box?
Unplug the power cord from the back of the STB for 5 seconds. Plug the power cord back into the STB. Your STB will take roughly 2-6 minutes to reboot.
Why do I get the message “Video Channel is blocked” when I try to order a PPV movie?
Possible solutions: (1) Check your Parental Control settings to determine if the settings are blocking the movie (2) Check your Channel Blocking settings to determine if the channels are blocked (3) The movie may already be playing. Some PPV movies won’t let you order the show once it has begun.
Why does the TV say “No Signal” when it’s on the right channel?
Possible solution: Most likely the wrong input is selected. To correct this, do the following: With the television and STB on, hit the TV button on your remote then the input button on your remote. Keep pushing the input button on your remote until it goes through all the options or until your picture comes back on. If the input button does not do anything, you can change the input or source by physically changing the channel using the up or down button on your television box.
Why won’t the menu, guide, or Info button to work?
Possible solution: Press the STB button located in the upper right hand corner of your remote. Make sure that it lights up when pushed.
Why can’t I adjust the recorded program that I am watching?
Possible solutions: (1) You will need to use the VCR/DVD/DVR controls on your Set Top Box Remote Control. (2) To stop the program, press the stop button instead of the exit button.
Why aren’t the Parental Controls working?
Possible solutions: (1) You will need to activate Parental Controls by pressing the menu button (2) You need to make sure there is a checkmark next to Parental Controls in the settings option. (3) You need to make sure that the Movie & TV Ratings are listed to your desired content.
Why is the picture distorted?
Possible solution: The cable connected to your television may be disconnected or loose. Make sure the cable is tightened and reconnected.
Why isn’t there any picture or sound?
Possible solutions: (1) The signal may not be reaching your TV. Make sure all the cables are connected properly on the back of your Set Top Box and your TV. (2) Make sure your Set Top Box is turned on and displays a green light. (3) The TV may not be on the right channel to display input. Using a Remote Control, make sure the TV is on the correct channel or the correct Input. (4) After trying solutions 1 and 2, if there’s still no picture, you will need to reboot your system. To do this, unplug the Set Top Box and plug it back in. It will take up to 2-6 minutes for your system to restart.
Why isn’t there any picture?
Possible solutions: (1) Check all cables. (2) If your television is hooked up to coax cable, it may be on the wrong channel. Try going to channel 3 or 4. Try changing inputs on your TV.
Why isn’t there any sound?
Possible solution: The mute button may have been pressed on the Remote Control. Press the mute button to restore the sound and volume.
Why isn’t there any power?
Possible solution: The power cord may be disconnected. Make sure that the Set Top Box is plugged into a live electrical outlet.
Why does the LED light on the remote blink, but the component doesn’t respond?
Possible solutions: (1) Try replacing the batteries. You will need two AAs or two AAAs. (2) The component may not be programmed into your remote. See page 5 of the guide for set-up. (3) The component may not be selected. To do so, simply press the STB, TV, DVD, or AUX button.