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Old 05-01-2014, 05:11 PM   #1
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Cancel Service But Still Watch Recorded Shows?

I found a thread from 9 years ago but I wanted to find out if it is still true.

Without service, can I still watch recorded shows?

If I get the service for say 6 months and fill up a Tivo Roamio (that I own) and then cancel the service can I then go back and pick and choose what shows that I want to watch without any problems without having any service? TIA.

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Old 05-01-2014, 06:09 PM   #2
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Yes you can watch the shows on the Tivo forever with or without service

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Old 05-02-2014, 10:17 AM   #3
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Yes you can watch the shows on the Tivo forever with or without service

well I vaguely remember that if you make the mistake of starting guided setup with an unsubscribed TiVo you can get stuck where you can't continue without a subscription and can't back out.

But barring user error, or failing hardware, an unsubscribed TiVo will let you play back your previously recorded content.

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