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TiVo search is way to slow

Discussion in 'TiVo Search Feedback - Beta Release (Archive)' started by jamesweber, Jan 12, 2009.

  1. kurtgluck

    kurtgluck New Member

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    It was so slow, that I could have gotten up out of my chair, walked across the room, and booted my windows PC :thumbsdown:

    That was when it worked, then I tried to search for "gracie allen" it just said searching for a long time, then switched back to live tv.

    In general, you should stop searching before I finish typing (put in a SEARCH key, like on the web) - your series 3 does not have the cpu power to do it otherwise - I cant use youtube on the tivo for the same reason - TOO TOO slow.
     
  2. Phrazemaster

    Phrazemaster New Member

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    The new search feature is unuseable for me as well. I have a series 3, fast internet, but it hangs for a minute or two to even get into the search; then it takes 60 - 90 seconds PER button push, and by that time it jumbles together 6-7 differrent button pushes and does crazy things. I can't wait that long just to even begin using it...I hope they fix it.
     
  3. nrc

    nrc Cracker Soul

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    It's been working pretty well for me lately. But tonight I gave up waiting for it to go into the Beta Search after several minutes. New load from the TiVo Central message? I also got a "Service temporarily unavailable" message trying to go into "On Demand".
     
  4. Eleanor

    Eleanor New Member

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    Dec 1, 2004
    Great concept, but too slow. I don't have the patience to wait.
     

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