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Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-28-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 543
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Posted By Vance14
After using the OTA for a couple of days, I am...

After using the OTA for a couple of days, I am VERY happy with the UI of the TiVo software itself, the quality of the guide, etc. The only weak spot that I can see is the streaming apps. They are...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-28-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
Oh, that is very cool, I will check that out...

Oh, that is very cool, I will check that out right now!
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-28-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
OK, that is a good idea. Right now, it shows the...

OK, that is a good idea. Right now, it shows the recordings AND that folder. But I am just curious why that one show's folder is showing up when none of the other One Pass shows are doing that even...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-28-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
OK, brand new to Tivo, and I have a "My Shows"...

OK, brand new to Tivo, and I have a "My Shows" question: I recorded a couple of trial shows last night and they show up fine in "My Shows". I also set up a bunch of One Passes for shows that will...
Forum: HDTV Technical   08-27-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 113
Posted By Vance14
That is extremely helpful, thanks! I do want to...

That is extremely helpful, thanks! I do want to keep the cable company's internet running to the modem, so I will have to figure out which cable is the one running from the TV and use that cable...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-27-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
Thanks, that is very helpful! Without using the...

Thanks, that is very helpful! Without using the existing cable (now rendered useless if I ditch cable), I would have to run it through a window and along our outside wall. The wife would likely...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-27-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
Thanks, guys, it looks like I will be trying the...

Thanks, guys, it looks like I will be trying the outdoor antenna this weekend. Which leads me to a more general question: I am cutting the cord, so I have this extremely well-placed coax cable right...
Forum: HDTV Technical   08-27-2015, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 113
Posted By Vance14
Thanks, guys, it looks like I will definitely...

Thanks, guys, it looks like I will definitely have to try it outdoors. Which leads me to a more general question: I am cutting the cord, so I have this extremely well-placed coax cable right behind...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
Ah, I hadn't noticed that, thanks for spotting...

Ah, I hadn't noticed that, thanks for spotting it! That probably explains it.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
The antenna I was working with was a Mohu Leaf,...

The antenna I was working with was a Mohu Leaf, which people seem to like a lot. I tried it in all sorts of places in the house (since the indications are that I should be able to pick them up...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
Yes, antennaweb is one of those telling me that...

Yes, antennaweb is one of those telling me that the station should be able to be picked up, mostly green with one yellow. My TV Fool report seems to be saying the same:
...
Forum: HDTV Technical   08-25-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 113
Posted By Vance14
Imperial, CA Antenna Help

OK, I am in Imperial, CA and here is my TV Fool report:

http://www.tvfool.com/?option=com_wrapper&Itemid=29&q=id%3d8e03d5ca2b17c7

I checked a lot of the sites which show the channels I should...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 543
Views: 24,783
Posted By Vance14
OK, I need a bit of help here. I checked a lot...

OK, I need a bit of help here. I checked a lot of the sites which show the channels I should be able to pick up with an indoor antenna and saw that there is 5 or 6 that I would want (all showing...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 111,992
Posted By Vance14
Got it! That sounds reasonably workable. :0) ...

Got it! That sounds reasonably workable. :0) Thanks!
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 111,992
Posted By Vance14
That sounds perfect, thanks! I will definitely...

That sounds perfect, thanks! I will definitely check that out. Mostly just need something that can work the Tivo and then switch inputs easily. All the other devices need their own remote,...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 1,876
Views: 111,992
Posted By Vance14
Getting my Roamio OTA on Friday. I am trying to...

Getting my Roamio OTA on Friday. I am trying to decide whether to use the remote it came with or my Harmony 670. I have the Harmony programmed one button to do a 30 second skip, is that something...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-24-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 129
Posted By Vance14
You can get the OTA for $50 and then the lifetime...

You can get the OTA for $50 and then the lifetime is now on sale for $250. Limited time offer again, so don't know how long that will last!
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-24-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 129
Posted By Vance14
I just ordered the Roamio OTA with the lifetime...

I just ordered the Roamio OTA with the lifetime service plan for around $300. I will now head down to Best Buy and get an antenna, I am thinking about the Mohu Leaf, so I can try out my reception...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-24-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 129
Posted By Vance14
Charles, yes, that is likely very true. When it...

Charles, yes, that is likely very true. When it is basically for "network" TV, I will only have one shot at it most of the time.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-24-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 129
Posted By Vance14
Well, OK then, that is decided. Thanks!

Well, OK then, that is decided. Thanks!
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-24-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 129
Posted By Vance14
Well, I didn't know the difference between the...

Well, I didn't know the difference between the Roamio OTA and the DVR+ was that stark. Are you saying the Roamio is really a BMW to the DVR+'s Hyundai, price not being an object?
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-24-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 129
Posted By Vance14
OK, been reading, still confused, let me tell you my needs . . .

A lot of options, a lot of variables, and my brain is swimming somewhat. Roamio, Channelmaster, ?. If I gave my basic needs, maybe someone can point me in the right direction. Getting ready to cut...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-17-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By Vance14
You know, I had not even thought about firmware...

You know, I had not even thought about firmware for this TV. I will check to see.

Edit: yes, there is one! I don't know why I never thought of that. I guess I thought of my TV as too ancient to...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-17-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By Vance14
Each HDMI cables go straight from source to TV...

Each HDMI cables go straight from source to TV ....... hold on, edit that as I am typing. I am running three of the four sources through an elbow connector since those HDMI ports are on the side of...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   11-17-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By Vance14
I have not tried it since I don't get a very good...

I have not tried it since I don't get a very good signal (no antenna) but it is worth a shot. If I can find a channel that comes in well enough, I can just leave it there for a few hours to see...
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