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Any way to turn off Discovery Bar?

Discussion in 'TiVo Roamio DVRs' started by rgr, Dec 2, 2013.

  1. mattack

    mattack Active Member

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    Especially since I unchecked most of the things in the prefs, it gives me stupid things like informercials sometimes!
     
  2. strav24

    strav24 New Member

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    The Discovery bar is not kid safe. Sometimes it has shown inappropriate images for kids, so when I go to put on a show for my kids, they might see some bloody or scary logo.
     
  3. pfiagra

    pfiagra Member

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    I would then recommend that you turn off all options except for Sports, which shouldn't have any scary images. Personally, I only have My Shows checked in the Settings, but sometimes it still shows other recommendations.
     
  4. aaronwt

    aaronwt UHD Addict

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    I think Sports is the only option I have turned off in the Discovery bar.
     
  5. JoeKustra

    JoeKustra Cable only

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    My only complaint is that it doesn't care about the channel selection. Telling me something to watch on a channel I have deselected is a waste. I have set it to Popular on Live TV, but that seems random. If it really asked the home office what was popular, perhaps it would be a good option.
     
  6. monkeydust

    monkeydust New Member

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    My 4 year old likes the Discovery bar as it shows images for shows she might want to watch (especially ones we didn't know we had recorded via Suggestions).
     

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