TiVo Community
TiVo Community
TiVo Community
Go Back   TiVo Community > Main TiVo Forums > TiVo Premiere DVRs
TiVo Community
Forum Jump
Thread Tools
Old 05-24-2012, 04:09 PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 11
Tivo HD recordings to XL4

I have a Tivo HD upgraded with a 1 TB hard drive. After my building shut off power to replace a feed line (and I forgot to switch everything off before that happened), the TiVo has yet to proceed pass the Welcome! Powering Up screen. I plugged back the original 160 GB hard drive in to get the same result, so I suspect that motherboard or power supply is the concern rather than the hard drive.

I've been considering adding or upgrading to a Premiere or XL4 anyway, but if I do, is there any way to access the recordings on the HD hard drive if that TiVo isn't working?

drewfidelic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2012, 05:35 PM   #2
Just the facts ma'am
scandia101's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: MN, greater TC metro area
Posts: 10,461
The only way would be to get that Tivo working.

discipuli nostrum bardissimi sunt.
- Assuming based on evidence is not the same as knowing.
- If you want to argue with me at least use some actual facts instead of making it up.
scandia101 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-24-2012, 10:13 PM   #3
Registered User
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: sunnyvale
Posts: 19,220
A more drastic *emergency* solution would be to buy another TivoHD and actually move the crypto chip to the other TivoHD, so it now essentially 'is' the original one.

mattack is offline   Reply With Quote
Forum Jump

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


TiVo Community
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skins by: Relivo Media

(C) 2015 DBNet - All Rights Reserved. No information may be posted elsewhere without written permission.
TiVoŽ is a registered trademark of TiVo Inc. This site is not owned or operated by TiVo Inc.
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:39 AM.
Page generated in 0.11021805 seconds (45.59% PHP - 54.41% MySQL) with 18 queries