Dual Tuner DVR

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What happens to my DVR recordings if my DVR temporarily loses power?
All recordings that were saved prior to the power loss are preserved, as well as, any future recording schedules.  You miss only the recordings scheduled to be recorded while the power was out. ...
I had a show recorded and now it is gone from my recordings. What happened to it?
Most likely, you were out of hard drive storage space and the DVR automatically deleted the oldest recorded shows.  Shows are only kept until more room is needed, however you can protect shows from deletion from the Recorded TV category. ...
How do I know how much recording space I have remaining?
There is a storage meter the lets you know how much space is remaining for recorded programs.  It is located in the top banner above your recording listings.  ...
Can I record programs from premium channels such as HBO, Cinemax, Showtime, and Starz on my DVR?
Yes.  You can view and record programming from premium channels with DVR. ...
How will I know if I have a recording conflict?
You may see a conflict detection note while you're watching full screen TV which indicates that you have more programs set to record than available tuners.  The conflict detection note will allow you to decide which programs you would like ...
Can I watch a show I'm recording before recording is complete?
Yes.  You can either watch it in "real time" as it is being recorded, or you can rewind the program you are currently recording and watch it from the beginning while the recording continues. ...
Can I record Music channels?
Yes.  You can record and playback music on Music channels.  However, the playback controls (Pause, FF and REW) are not functional for recorded music. ...
How can I catch up to the live point of a program after I've paused it?
Press the LIVE button (if available) or the downwards arrow button on the remote.  Or, you can fast forward (FF) to the point of live programming.  The on-screen indicator will display "LIVE." ...
How can I make sure to get the entire program for programs that run over the scheduled air time?
Change the Record Options for the program by adjusting the start and end times to ensure that everything gets recorded.  For example, you can program the recording to start 1 minute early and end 1 minute late. ...
Can I increase the rewind and fast forward speed?
Yes. Your DVR will control rewind and fast forward at four speeds. Just press the REW or FF buttons up to four times. The on-screen indicator will tell you at what speed you are controlling playback. ...
How long can I keep my recordings?
You can keep them as long as you want.  Just remember, the recording space is limited, so you may need to delete some recorded programs from time to time in order to make room for new ones.  Please note:  If your DVR needs replaced,...
How will I know when I'm almost out of recording space?
An on-screen message will appear advising you when recording space is almost full (80% full). You can also manually delete recordings and manage recording space from the recorded program's Information Screen. ...
Can I record On Demand programming on my DVR?
No, On Demand programming cannot be recorded onto a DVR. ...
How do I record a program I am currently watching on TV?
There are two options to record a program that you are currently watching. 1.  Press the REC button on your remote control.   A dialogue box will appear that confirms the recording has started.  The program will reco...
Can SECV or another company track what I record with my DVR?
No.  What you choose to record with your DVR is private. ...
If I'm watching a program in progress and want to record it, can I record from the beginning?
No.  Currently, the DVR begins recording at the point in the program when you pressed RECORD.  However, this option is available with TiVo.  You can learn more about TiVo . ...
Can I set the DVR to skip commercials as it's recording?
No.  However, you can fast forward through commercials if you're watching a previously recorded program. ...
I have a home theater system. Can I record a program in Dolby DigitalTM 5.1 on my DVR?
As long as the program is being broadcast in digital audio, the DVR will record the digital audio portion.  A Dolby Digital indicator will appear on the Flip Bar for programs that are broadcast in Dolby Audio. ...
What is the picture quality of recorded programs?
The DVR records programs in the same quality in which they are broadcast.  For example, programs broadcast in HDTV format are recorded in HDTV quality (if your DVR is connected to a High-Definition television).  Please note the broadcas...
Can the DVR record two shows at once?
Yes.  You can watch one program while recording another, or you can record two programs simultaneously while watching a previously recorded program that is already stored on your DVR playlist.  ...
How do I record a program?
Press the record button from your remote to record a program. To record a series, select the Info button on the remote to access the series recording options. ...
How do I record a future-scheduled program on TV?
There are two options to record a future-scheduled program on TV. 1.  Press the GUIDE button on your remote control to locate the program you wish to record.   Scroll to the program so that it is highlighted and press the...
How do I delete a saved/recorded program?
There are two options to delete a saved/recorded program. 1.  Prompted delete:  After you have finished watching a recorded porgram, a dialogue box will appear on the screen that asks you if you would like to delete the program.&n...