Panasonic DMR-E500HS Program Guide - AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-20-2005, 07:38 PM - Thread Starter
Newbie
 
don_p's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
I am contemplating the purchase of a Panasonic DMR-E500HS PVR with DVD recorder. According to the information on the Panasonic web site:

"To use this function, your DVD recorder must be connected to a TV antenna and able to receive a terrestrial broadcast that includes EPG data in the transmission. VCR Plus+ will not be available unless the DVD recorder has retrieved EPG program listings. "

Is the EPG transmission part of normal cable transmissions? I am subscribe to analog Time Warner cable in Dayton, OH and do not have an antenna.

Any inputs would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks!

Don
don_p is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-21-2005, 02:41 PM
Member
 
debbi2's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 1999
Location: Pleasanton, Ca, USA
Posts: 58
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Hi Don,

We have the Panasonic DMR E95 and analog cable. Apparently the listings are transmitted through cable as well as antenna.

We love the 95.

Judy
debbi2 is offline  
Old 01-22-2005, 01:29 PM
Member
 
faure's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 28
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
I have the E85, and digital cable from Time Warner. I could not get the program guide, and after much telephoning discovered that Time Warner is "having technical problems" with the program guide, but is working to correct the problem. I am staying tuned. Attempts to get it through rabbit ears anteta failed.
faure is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
 
Thread Tools


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off