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Which unit has best UI/Performance?

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Thu, 09/13/2012 - 07:39
I was wondering, out of all the new TiVOs being sold today, are any of them "faster" than the other?

I do not need more than 2 Tuners, so the standard Premiere seems to fit the bill. However, does the new Premiere 4 have a faster CPU or anything else other than 2 extra tuners to make it more desirable?


TWC Customer, fed up with horrible DVR. Will TiVO help?

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Thu, 09/13/2012 - 07:27
I'm a Time Warner customer, I am absolutely fed up with this ancient 8300 HD DVR and want to upgrade. Time Warner says "sorry, we can't afford new boxes" so I am now looking to alternatives.

If I put a CableCARD in a TiVO, will I get a superior UI and performance to my lousy Time Warner DVR? I do not care about Nextflix, Amazon, or any of that other BS - that's what my laptop is for. I need ESPN, CNN, Bravo, etc and I am not going to get those OTA.

My options are either stick with Time Warner and get a TiVO or go to U-Verse since their DVR's seem much better than Time Warners.

I would welcome any advice. Is the Premiere UI really that great?

Discount bicycle Handlebar

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Thu, 09/13/2012 - 02:07
Discount bicycle Handlebar

NFL RedZone not working on XL4

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Thu, 09/13/2012 - 01:15
Bought a new XL4 and haven't been able to get RedZone channels (SD & HD) working on it. My old Series 3 cablecards receive RedZone and I have already tried swapping them into the XL4 without success.

Verizon sent me a new cablecard and same situation. I do receive HBO on that card without problems once I have them pair the card. But I can't seem to get RedZone working on it.

Doesn't make sense that it would be a hardware problem because it receives HBO. Fios support is awful like all other cable companies. Very frustrating hold times and general stupidity in the people I am talking to.

Anybody have any ideas of why this is happening? I had the HBO problems a few weeks ago on the S3, but was fixed once they manually input the Data ID I gave them.

Weird Stream problem

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 22:53
Got my Stream today. Hooked it into my network, then went about updating the software from an iPad.

Looped, looped some more, continued looping, and finally finished.

Here's where it gets weird. Every time I have added an additional iDevice (phone, pad, touch) the wireless router goes offline. Can't maintain a connection on my PC to it. Reboot the router and everything is fine, including iDevices.

Has anyone else seen anything like this?

Donald Glover (Community) to star in pilot

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 21:45
Donald Glover is developing a pilot (soon to be a put pilot) for NBC. This isn't a very good sign for Community. I realize we are guaranteed a 4th season but NBC isn't giving me any confidence we will ever see a 6th.


Screen black except for Live TV inset

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 21:43
For the second time, I turned on my TiVo Premiere (after upgrading it with a 2TB HD), only to get a mostly black screen except for the Live TV inset in the upper right corner. No listing of my shows, etc., couldn't get the grid to come up. The only fix was to unplug it and plug it back in. Is this a problem with the HD version of the startup screen, and would switching to the SD screen help?:confused:

Tivo Stream is relatively noisy

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 19:40
Just as a warning, if you are sensitive to fan noise you may have issues with the Stream. I can hear it from across the room both when it's active (higher fan noise) and even when it's quieter.

While it's not loud, it's easily the noisiest component near my TV -- louder than the Elite, Cisco tuning adapter, Airport Express router, etc.

I might think about either returning it or leaving it unplugged except when I need it (not ideal).

"The Glades" renewed for 4th season *SPOILERS*

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 18:35
Don't click on the link below if you haven't seen the third season finale.

There's never much action here on TCF for "The Glades" but I've always liked it. It's been renewed for another season....

Make my own DVR expander

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 18:05
So has anyone been able to create their own DVR Expander using the correct drive in the Tivo Premier and a 3rd part esata case?

TiVo Stream Failure Rate?

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 17:12
On a forum, I know that people with duds will post while success stories are rare, but there seems to be an unusual amount of DOA TiVo Streams here.

I'd be curious for the actual numbers, but I can only poll the people here.

Did your TiVo Stream work right from the moment it was plugged in?

Does reboot require networking?

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 13:03
I've got a pair of Tivo HD units that were just moved. We're renting a house while our old one is torn down and a new one built. One of them was hanging as the "few minutes more" screen and would only boot when an ethernet connection was hooked up. The other one seems to be stuck in a reboot loop, jumping back to 'powering up' after showing the 'few minutes more' message for a few seconds.

Both of these units have been working fine. Both back at the old house and here at the new one, when setup on some boxes temporarily. They only now show problems when I unplugged them (while nothing was recording) to move them into the furniture that just got delivered.

So, does the Tivo *require* the network in order to boot?

And what's the prescribed troubleshooting process on the reboot loop? Pop the case and check for cables, and bulging caps? Or is there something I can do from the remote to debug it?

Stream now - when will Set Top Boxes arrive?

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 12:39
Now that we have Stream - when will we get Set Top Boxes to receive those streams for our 2ndary+ TV's?

Broadcast network shows not in HD

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 12:36
With Big Brother winding down, and it's not in HD, are there any other broadcast network shows not in HD? (Fox, ABC, NBC, CBS, CW)

Das Bounce S L Aswell hat Modelle zugnglich fr Was

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 11:23
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TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 11:21
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The Voice - Season 3

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 11:01
Have only watched Monday night's show, but the judges hinted at a new twist. It sounded like maybe judges can steal talent from another judge. Maybe they can protect 80% of their team and leave 20% open to be stolen, or something like that.

Still no sign of the Stream on Amazon

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 10:37
Starting to wonder if the Stream wil only be available via TiVo.com or from Best Buy. If that is the case, I won't wait for a price break, because chances are it will be a long time for either of them to drop the price.

Now if it shows up on Amazon, I can see the price dropping fairly fast through them. PLus I get free shipping and no sales tax when I buy from Amazon.

So You Think You Can Dance "Performance Finale" 9/11/2012 *spoilers*

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 10:27
And we're down to the wire.

Some highlights for me:

- Eliana & Chehon's Nutcracker
- Chehon & Allison's contemporary by Stacey Tookey
- Eliana & Tiffany on the pole, well, Eliana on the pole
- Eliana & Alex
- Cyrus & Twitch

and the one-legged dancer was amazing!

I was shocked when Nigel told Cyrus he was voting for Chehon. I voted for Eliana & Chehon, as I have been for weeks.

TiVo Stream -- replace weekly?

TiVoCommunity Forum Recent Threads - Wed, 09/12/2012 - 10:25
I was a winner & got my stream on release. Set up in the office & worked well once the IOS software was released.

Last night moved it to the entertainment system & it won't progress past blinking light mode. If I go to settings, I see the stream & it's IP address. Browse from the computer & get "congratulations, you've networked you TiVo" banner. Try "setup your stream" from the iPad app & get "TiVo Stream found, step 1 checking software version, Failed, pls try again". Repeating doesn't help. Retrying in office didn't help.

Reset button also doesn't help -- there is no reset button.

Just my 2 cents. I'd bet hardware is fine -- except for the lack of way to reset to factory settings. Crazy there's no way to reset unit.



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