View Full Version : tivo restore backup

07-13-2001, 04:08 AM
respond to this thread if:
1. you are having trouble restoring you back up.
2. you have some advice to give to others

you had succes restoring, you want to give others your backup?
respond here, please!!!!!!! (http://dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&postid=3232#post3232)

07-18-2001, 11:33 AM
Adding a 2nd drive failed and I tried to restore the drive. But now when I start up with my restored drive, it hangs at the start up screen (semi-black screen). Any suggestions?

07-18-2001, 12:45 PM
which back up methode did you use?
do you have a locked drive?
did you get error messages during the restore operation (or backing up)
was the back up from a two two drive unit or a single drive....
was the drive configuration the same while backing up and restoring?
what's the type and brand of your unit?
what software version do you have a back up from.?

please edit your msg with all relevant (or irrelevant) info you can come up with.

one more issue: if you made a backup before tivo upgraded your software your heading for trouble.

07-18-2001, 01:21 PM
the problem was the jumpers. thanks for your help anyways.