Star Trek: Picard still not available?

Discussion in 'TiVo Coffee House - TiVo Discussion' started by michael1248, Mar 5, 2020.

  1. Mar 5, 2020 #1 of 46

    michael1248 Member

    Feb 14, 2002
    Not a huge deal, but I have to directly to the Amazon app to watch Stat Trek: Picard because TiVo/Rovi has put it in the "Not Unavailable" folder since Day 1.

    I remember "The Man in the High Castle" took a few episodes before TiVo finally updated a new season....but Picard never made it. When I search for Patrick Stewart, "Picard" doesn't even show up in his TV section!
  2. Mar 5, 2020 #2 of 46

    krkaufman TDL shepherd

    Nov 25, 2003
    I'm uncertain whether the TiVo OnePass feature will EVER recognize CBS All Access' Picard ... until it becomes directly available via Amazon streaming, rather than via an Amazon Channel. You could always check for older premium shows available through other Amazon Channels to see if they populate in My Shows, as a test of the theory.

    p.s. Man in the High Castle was an Amazon Original, so not a good comparison to CBSAA Picard.
  3. Mar 5, 2020 #3 of 46

    mattyro7878 Well-Known Member

    Nov 27, 2014
    Why not just open CBSAA in a browser and watch it? Better yet , grab an hdmi cable and watch it on the telly!
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  4. Mar 5, 2020 #4 of 46

    HerronScott Well-Known Member

    Jan 1, 2002
    Staunton, VA
    I agree since that's dependent on them knowing that you subscribe to CBSAA through Amazon.

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  5. Mar 5, 2020 #5 of 46

    krkaufman TDL shepherd

    Nov 25, 2003
    Right. It *should* be able to do that personalized level of delivery (let me configure my subscribed services within my cloud TiVo account, or the app), but we're lucky if they can get the general info right, nowadays, it seems.
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  6. Mar 5, 2020 #6 of 46

    Dan203 Super Moderator Staff Member TCF Club

    Apr 17, 2000
    OnePass barely works for the services they actually support, let alone the extended services offered via Amazon. I don't suspect this will ever work correctly.
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  7. Mar 6, 2020 #7 of 46

    tommiet Active Member

    Oct 28, 2005
    I'm watching Stat Trek: Picard.... but boy is it SLOW. Not sure I'll complete the season. My wife, also a big ST fan, gave up already.
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  8. Mar 6, 2020 #8 of 46

    Sparky1234 Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2006
    It's starting to get better as the season wraps setting up for season 2. Should air on regular CBS not this all access crap. Not worth the money...
  9. cwerdna

    cwerdna Proud Tivolutionary

    Feb 22, 2001
    SF Bay Area, CA
    As I mentioned at CBS All Access (?), I got a free month as a returning subscriber. Then when I was near canceling, I got an offer for 2 more months at half price. So, I took that.

    I recently joined a couple Picard FB groups and boy... are they tiring. They're too WAY too chatty w/way too many arguments, repeated info/answers and questions from those who haven't watched any/much other previous Trek.

    That said, the opinions on Picard seem pretty polarized/divided. Some guy posted about the pace/plot density being too slow (I mostly agree) and some HATER of Disco says that Disco's the worst Trek show and Disco's pace is "glacial". :rolleyes: WTF?

    Probably eps 1 to 4 of Picard show would've been covered in 2 eps of TNG. At least ep 5 had a lot of plot density. Ep 6 looked like it'd be a snoozer until the end. Ep 7 I enjoyed despite not much plot density again.
  10. Sparky1234

    Sparky1234 Well-Known Member

    May 8, 2006
    Opinion: will we see Data again in Ep 10?
  11. TKnight206

    TKnight206 Active Member

    Oct 20, 2016
    Prime Video is the membership one, right? Not the purchase-individual-titles one.
    Deleted Watchman (2009) to free up space thinking I could just eventually watch it on Prime Video. Well, I don't think it's on Prime Video and I already deleted it. If only they could be more accurate.
  12. JoeKustra

    JoeKustra in the other Alabama TCF Club

    Dec 7, 2012
    Ashland, PA...
    On a TiVo, the membership one is labeled Prime Membership. This would only apply to Search or OnePass. The pretty box labeled Prime Video with TE4 is both.
  13. krkaufman

    krkaufman TDL shepherd

    Nov 25, 2003
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  14. TKnight206

    TKnight206 Active Member

    Oct 20, 2016
    In TiVo Central, under Apps, Prime Video is listed.
    Under Add & Manage Apps, Prime Membership is checked.
    I'll have to troubleshoot this potential bug another time.
  15. d_anders

    d_anders Sr Legacy Member

    Oct 12, 2000
    Twin Cities...
    Apples and Oranges. They are different. One is provided directly from Amazon Prime which has integration with search and one passes etc, and the other is via an Amazon Channel from CBS All Access.

    None of the Amazon Channels content come through like that but at least it’s available to stream through the app.

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  16. tommiet

    tommiet Active Member

    Oct 28, 2005
  17. lhvetinari

    lhvetinari Si non confectus, non reficiat TCF Club

    Jun 24, 2019
    I’m pretty sure amazon channels content can come through in onepass - I have one passes for Line of Duty and Vera, both through the AcornTV channel in prime video

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  18. Resist

    Resist Well-Known Member

    Dec 21, 2003
  19. tommiet

    tommiet Active Member

    Oct 28, 2005

    Reading the link would have provided you the info.............

    You'll need to use the code "GIFT" when you're signing up to take advantage of the offer. It'll work for both the limited commercials and ad-free plans on the service.
  20. DancnDude

    DancnDude Thrice as nice TCF Club

    Feb 7, 2001
    Madison, WI
    If you sign up using Amazon Channels, you can't use a code and you can't get a free month. This is only for the regular CBS All Access subscription and you won't be able to watch via TiVo. You'll need a Fire stick, Chromecast, etc to watch on TV.
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