Apps on your main DVR vs what is on the Mini

Discussion in 'TiVo Mini' started by kujo999, Feb 21, 2018.

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  1. kujo999

    kujo999 New Member

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    I'm getting ready to get a Mini Vox. I'm running Hydra right now on my Bolt. Having never used a Mini I am curious.

    If I have apps configured on my Bolt (like Netflix or any other subscription-based services) will the Mini use the apps on the Bolt or do I have to reinstall them and reconfigure them on the Mini?

    Thanks.
     
  2. kpeters59

    kpeters59 Well-Known Member

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    You'll be pleased to know (YMMV) that you get to configure every app separately from every other device you've already configured...

    -KP
     
  3. JoeKustra

    JoeKustra in the other Alabama TCF Club

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    A Mini VOX controls its Apps. The classic UI Mini has no control, getting them from its host.

    And like was posted, you need to login/activate each App.
     
    Last edited: Feb 22, 2018
  4. slowbiscuit

    slowbiscuit FUBAR

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    Which is something Tivo could have easily fixed on all Minis, but yet again for some inexplicable reason chose not to. It's not like it would be a big deal to have specific apps per Mini.

    Sigh.
     

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