I'm sure somebody has already asked this before but I haven't been able to find a post about it.
I have new Series 3 Tivo downstairs and a Series 2 upstairs. Neither Tivo has convenient access to a phone jack so they both need to access the Tivo service via my home wireless network through my Lynksys router (WRT54G). Each Tivo has a Tivo brand wireless adapter. It's all set up and it works fine.
I would like to be able to be able to exchange programs occassionally between the Tivos (mainly from the Series 3 to the Series 2). I followed the instructions from Tivo's website and set up a peer-to-peer network to allow the Tivos send programming to each other.
So, now I have two networks set up and I have to switch between the two to allow the Tivo to be able call in or transfer programs between Tivos. Isn't there a set up where it can do both things without me having to manually change the network settings all the time?
Also, periodically when I switch between the networks it's not able reaquire the peer to peer connection. This has been happening for the past few days and I can't transfer any programming. It says on the network settings screens of both Tivos they are connected to the P2P network with "Excellent" signal strength. I've tried disconnecting both adapters and restarting both Tivos and they still don't see each other. Very frustrating!!!!