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TiVo Premiere green screen help

Discussion in 'TiVo Help Center' started by tvmaster2, Sep 6, 2013.

  1. tvmaster2

    tvmaster2 Active Member

    Sep 9, 2006
    for the second time in as many months, my Premiere is green-screening. Each time, I filled about half of the drives capacity, and then crash time.

    The drive is a WD 1 TB AV series drive, which is a replacement of the original, 320mb drive which failed.

    I used an image found here, and then updated, etc.

    Question: is there a technical reason why the drive, or the TiVo software, may invoke errors when 500mb is used up, as I can't see why the drive would error being 50% full.

    I'd like to try one more time, but am nervous there's some reason the green-screen keeps happening which I don't understand...

    for example, could a bad tuning adapter, or cable card cause errors on the drive somehow....or a failing power supply....how can you eliminate all the possibilities? If I run the WD drive software, and it comes back fine, then what - could it be a heat problem as well?


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