Originally Posted by Zu Nim
Thanks for the feedback. I'll transfer them Monday.
If your parents do not already have an account with TiVo, i.e., they've never previously owned a TiVo, then they will need to set one up.
Since they won't be making any monthly payments to TiVo, they just need to choose an email address they already have to be the email address of record for that account, and they'll need to make up a password so they can access the account via the tivo.com website.
If you're going to be their tech support for these TiVos, though, it might be simpler for them to be on your account and skip your folks having an account altogether.
Are these supposed to be a Christmas surprise or can they know about them before the 25th?