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Cable Card needed for playback?

Discussion in 'TiVo Premiere DVRs' started by rbienstock, May 7, 2013.

  1. rbienstock

    rbienstock Member

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    I have a bunch of shows recorded on my Premiere that were recorded from premium cable channels from my current cable company. I'm about to move to a place that is served by a different cable company. Will I still be able to watch my existing shows when I no longer have a card from my old company?
     
  2. KenVa

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  3. astrohip

    astrohip Well-Known Member TCF Club

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    You can watch anything prerecorded on a TiVo, even if it doesn't have *any* cablecard, much less the original one. Only for new recordings does it check for a cablecard.
     

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