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Cox Cable Has the Explorer 8000 by Jack Stringer
To all of you who are looking to TiVo because you really have no choice.... If you are a COX customer, The Scientific Atlanta Explorer 8000 is now available or coming soon. Other cable companies may have them or be getting them...
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November 26th 03 07:29 PM
by Jack Ak Go to last post
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I'll Never Recommend TIVO Again by GR8 CADMAN
I own a series 1 Tivo and I love it. I bought it when they 1st came out and upgraded it with an 80 & 120 gig HD. Things were perfect for years. Until. I bought my wife a series 2 unit this week and I went to activate it. After slogging my way through a voice system from hell I was informed...
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November 20th 03 08:10 AM
by Jeff Rife Go to last post
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Is Big Brother TiVo Watching? by Joseph Morrow
I heard on the news today that TiVo reported a record spike of TiVo viewers rewinding and watching over and over the Janet Jackson/Justin Timberklake "booby stunt" during the half time show at the Super Bowl. How does Tivo know what it's subscribers are doing or watching? This sounds a little too...
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February 10th 04 11:40 PM
by Kenneth Crudup Go to last post
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MythTV - any users? by Shawn Barnhart
"Rod Smith" wrote in message ... All in all, systems preloaded with MythTV might one day make good consumer DVRs. Today, though, my impression is that MythTV's drawbacks are big compared to its advantages over TiVo, and...
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April 28th 04 01:52 PM
by Jasper Janssen Go to last post
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Change Back to Standard Time by Jazz_Azz
Well, once again, here on the West Coast, they have really screwed with the time change, not going back to Standard Time until the first weekend of Nov. Me being fairly new to TIVO, I assume, that the box will know and auto change on network time??? Two of my three VCRs do it automatically. But...
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November 4th 07 06:48 AM
by MegaZone Go to last post
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I got kidnapped by Time Warner :-----((( by Zalek Bloom
I wanted to add new cable box for my cable TV - Time Warner wants $10/month for a box. I bought a cable box on the street the same one I have - for $30. After connecting to a cable it says "call operator" - so I called. They told me that they will not support this box - I have to buy a box from...
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January 9th 07 03:57 AM
by Paul Knudsen Go to last post
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how much room left by veris and amee young
is there any way to tell how much room is left on your tivo dvr series 2? Amee --
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November 11th 06 11:56 AM
by MegaZone Go to last post
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Tivos Become Doorstops in 2009? by gmark
Am I right in assuming that the series 1 or 2 Tivos (non-HD) will become useless as of Feb. 2009, when all TV goes digital? Also, I have the lifetime service contract which is marked "transfers allowed" in the record on the Tivo website for my account. I didn't notice this before, and assumed it...
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December 4th 07 08:40 PM
by Wes Newell Go to last post
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My TiVo has been struck dumb by John Rowland
Hi all, I bought a second-hand TiVo a while ago, and in the last day or two it's started misbehaving. In particular, Channel 4 has gone mostly silent, with just the odd snatch of sound every few minutes, and BBC2 seems to be similarly affected, although the silences on BBC2 are much shorter....
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June 14th 05 12:38 AM
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no subscription = useless TiVo .. this is rediculous by Ken
*Rant on* Ok, well my credit card was over its limit, so I canceled it and let TiVo expire for a while. I understood that I would no longer get the channel guide, and season passes would cease to work. However, what happened is beyond unacceptable and as such I will never resubscribe to...
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November 5th 03 10:43 PM
by John Phillips Go to last post
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Tivo Desktop 1.9.1 for Mac & Tiger by Paul Jackel
After upgrading my Mac OS to Tiger (10.4.1), my TiVo Desktop software (v1.9.1) no longer works. I tried deleting all the components of the original TiVo Desktop installation and then re-installing it. It fails repeatedly; I get a message saying that there was an ³error² during installation and to...
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July 15th 05 05:52 PM
by Kurt Go to last post
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New HD channels WILL require new receivers. by Jack Zwick
DIrecTv's press release proves it. "A Boeing 702 model satellite, Spaceway F2 is identical to the Spaceway F1 satellite, which launched April 26 from the Sea Launch platform and will conduct commercial operations from the 102.8-degree WL orbital slot." No existing receiver is designed to handle...
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September 6th 05 09:16 PM
by Gordon Burditt Go to last post
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What is the best PC Software Tivo app for use with PC and dual tv tuner card? by Burt Reynolds
Hello, Having just acquired a shiny new PC with a dual TV tuner card (Lumanate/Emuzed Angel PCI Mpeg) I was wondering what the best TVR/DVR/Tivo type software is for recording TV and such. I have tried Cyberlink Home Cinema, and it's pretty basic but seems geared for the simple minded, in my...
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April 17th 06 07:03 PM
by JEDIDIAH Go to last post
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TiVo vs. T-W 8300 DVR by Ben Wall
While I'm making up my mind about what service to use, I picked up the Time Warner Explorer 8300 box to have something to use and to check it out. Now the 8300 looks pretty good to me ... anyone know any good reason I should dump it and get the TIVO DT box ? I kind of miss some of the operations...
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November 19th 06 04:10 AM
by Mark Lloyd Go to last post
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Tivo S3 question by Tim
Will Tivo S3 have the ability to burn HD DVD's? Tim
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July 6th 06 11:48 PM
by Mark Lloyd Go to last post
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TiVo announces new pricing plans by Mike Hunt
http://www.tivo.com/cms_static/press_82.html Here are the highlights: * The price for a TiVo box and a one-year service commitment is $19.95 a month or $224 prepaid * The price for a TiVo box and a two-year service commitment is $18.95 a month or $369 prepaid
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March 20th 06 03:04 PM
by Bob Go to last post
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Why not update Tivo 1 software? by AKA Gray Asphalt
I would like the delete improvement and alphabetization of "Now Playing" on my Tivo 1, as well as the Tivo 2. Since both units are paying a subscription it would seem advantageous to Tivo if I kept my Tivo one and didn't buy a Cox unit for $5 or $6/month with no charge for the unit. I don't expect...
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June 10th 06 05:50 PM
by Randy S. Go to last post
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TiVo drops prices $50 with new rebate by Bao H. Lammy
40HR standalone is now $149 after rebate: http://news.com.com/2100-1041_3-5165232.html?tag=st_lh Rebate is good from Feb 27-May 31 and the service must be activated before by Jun 30. DirecTV-TiVo combo boxes do not qualify for this rebate.
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March 2nd 04 02:00 PM
by moose Go to last post
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Series 3 TiVo debuts today !! by Jackzwick
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060912/ap_on_hi_te/tivo_new_high_definition_ dvr This is the box some TiVo bashers said would never be available. http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20060912/tc_nm/tivo_dc
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September 16th 06 06:04 AM
by Bob Brown Go to last post
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New Tivo!!! by Jack Stringer
Hello all, I got my Tivo today. I got the 40 hour series 2 because my understanding is that it is easy to upgrade the harddrive. So, I assume that I need an IDE drive, but how big can it be? can I put in a 300 Gig Drive? I read here that the second drive "Marries" the first one. Does the...
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November 10th 03 07:12 PM
by Bao H. Lammy Go to last post
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