How do I get to TiVo guided setup?
How do I perform a Repeat Guided Setup on my TiVo box?
- To access the Repeat Guided Setup, go to TiVo Central > Menu > Help > Reset to Defaults > Repeat Guided Setup.
- You will be prompted to press Thumbs Down three times and then ENTER to proceed.
Can you replace the hard drive in a TiVo?
If you have a modern Tivo, purchased in the last 3 or 4 years and a new hard drive you do not need to worry about this. If you are upgrading a Roamio, Premiere, Virgin Media (UK), Series 3 or HD TiVo then you will need a 3.5″ SATA hard drive.
What does the yellow light on TiVo mean?
Amber Light: RF Mode An amber light means the remote is in RF mode. With RF mode you don’t have to point the remote at the receiver, but it can only communicate with the TiVo box to which it’s paired. If you’ve recently replaced your TiVo box or remote, you will need to pair them to use RF mode again.
How do I force a TiVo to update guide data?
How to Force Tivo Programming Update
- Step 1: Enter the Messages & Settings Menu.
- Step 2: Enter the Settings menu.
- Step 3: Enter the Phone & Network menu.
- Step 4: Connect to the TiVo Updater Service.
- Step 5: Wait for the updater to run.
Does resetting TiVo box lose recordings?
Restart the TiVo box/DVR: Shuts down the TiVo box and starts it up again. This will not affect recorded shows, OnePass/ Season Pass recordings, WishList searches, or TiVo Suggestions. You may need to restart your TiVo box as a routine troubleshooting step.
How do I clone a TiVo hard drive?
Download and install a TiVo-to-PC program to the PC’s desktop, such as the TiVo Desktop software program (see the link in Resources). Double-click on the icon of the TiVo-to-PC program once it has fully downloaded. Follow the command prompts to install the TiVo-to-PC program onto the PC’s hard drive. Restart the PC.
Can you add external storage to TiVo bolt?
Once the expander is plugged into the eSATA port on your TiVo box, it will be “married” to that box. The 1 TB expander will add over 140 hours of HD recording space (or over 1200 hours of standard definition recording space). The DVR Expander can be used with: TiVo BOLT®(all models)
What does the red circle on TiVo mean?
The video clips usually appear in Showcases or sometimes on TiVo Central. Note: You may notice a red circle next to programs scheduled to record in the Guide depending on your SW version, view of the Guide and your TiVo. These red circles are for future recordings; the red light on the front of the TiVo will not be on.
What is RF mode on TiVo remote?
To enter RF mode Entering RF mode causes a paired TiVo remote control that is currently operating in IR mode to switch to RF mode. This has no effect in New Pairing mode or unpaired mode. To change the remote control from IR mode to RF mode, press and hold the TiVo+Green D buttons until the activity indicator lights.
How do I fix my TiVo internet connection?
- Ensure there is no outage in your area.
- Check that all your cables are securely connected.
- Test your Internet connection using another device.
- Power down and reconnect all devices (Mini issue only).
- Restart the affected TiVo device.
- Test the Internet connection twice on your TiVo PVR.
Why is my TiVo not showing the guide?
Make sure you have a working internet connection. Program guide data is downloaded automatically. Check if your TiVo box is connected to your network. Follow the instructions in how to test the TiVo Service connection to check your connection.