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    cannot boot kernel

    My DSR 6000 was stuck at powering up and finally switched to a screen with the same plain background that simply read "cannot boot kernel". I've never encountered this error before and was wondering...
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    Some have had success at rescuing the data from a...

    Some have had success at rescuing the data from a bad quantum fireball by swapping out the circuit board. If you have multiple tivos, you may have another identical drive with a functional...
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    sometimes unseating and reseating (and possibly...

    sometimes unseating and reseating (and possibly reversing) the white ribbon cable that connects the mainboard to the power supply will stop the resetting behavior you are describing
  4. Poll: I was one of the many who made a paypal donation...

    I was one of the many who made a paypal donation to Josh D to support his early efforts to develop tytools. I think that theres nothing wrong with supporting a developer before or after the provision...
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    On the dierctv side, go to parental controls and...

    On the dierctv side, go to parental controls and set the spending limit to $0. This should work.
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    i've no experience with this site , but it may...

    i've no experience with this site , but it may have what you're looking for

    http://shop.poweron.com/1-800-673-6227/items.asp?CartId=137-ACCWARE-55094ENVCG40&Cc=TIVOSYS
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    If you can order it in advance, Philips...

    If you can order it in advance, Philips Authorized TiVo Service Center is the best place to get a used reconditioned series one standalone Philips tivo.
    ...
  8. CV: I just got a 160 gb hard drive from circuit...

    CV: I just got a 160 gb hard drive from circuit city for $20 after rebates. by my math that is the equivalent of 480 gb for $60 which is definitely cheaper than 437 gb for $70
  9. you can flash the prom using a utility available...

    you can flash the prom using a utility available with the turbonet software. load a backup copy of your preferred software on a hard drive and install the turbonet software with the option to flash...
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    Sticky: you can upgrade to 2.5.2 and not lose your...

    you can upgrade to 2.5.2 and not lose your locals. use superzaps xupgrade. I'm running 2.5.2 on my dsr6000 and i get all my subscribed locals.
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    you might want to install xtreme2.5 and use...

    you might want to install xtreme2.5 and use xupgrade to go to 2.52. It works fine and fast for me
  12. the tivo drive should not be on primary master

    the tivo drive should not be on primary master
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    If you have xplusz installed and are using the...

    If you have xplusz installed and are using the nophone option, then you will not see the logs. You will have to disable nophone in xplusz and reboot. This may restore your logging.
  14. Thread: Telnet

    by poppagene
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    try changing the connection speed of your serial...

    try changing the connection speed of your serial connection. If you are using xtreme2.5, you would need to set the spped at 9600. if you are using 2.5.2 or higher the spped would be set to 115200.
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    Philips and Hughes Series 2 DTivos are so cheap...

    Philips and Hughes Series 2 DTivos are so cheap -- get one and enjoy:

    Philips DTivo from best buy for $99...
  16. Thread: Telnet

    by poppagene
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    What version of software are you running? ...

    What version of software are you running? xtreme2.5? xupgrade 2.52? unhacked? If you have not hacked the software, you don't have bash enabled on your machine and your cable won't do you any good.
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    The news I heard was that the restrictions would...

    The news I heard was that the restrictions would only apply to digital copies of free over-the-air broadcasts. You will still be able to use your VCR. Also, it would not apply to cable or DTV...
  18. I ordered a refurbished HDR112 from Philips and...

    I ordered a refurbished HDR112 from Philips and it came with the full package of accessories. Even though it was supposed to be a 14 hour machine, it came with a 30 gig hard drive. Shipping was...
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    I finally got around to fooling around with my...

    I finally got around to fooling around with my remanufactured hdr112. While your luck will likely not be as good as mine, I am extremely pleased with the unit I received. The one down side is that...
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    If you have xplusz installed find the fsid of...

    If you have xplusz installed
    find the fsid of deleted show using:
    #10 display deleted program info to
    log/screen, fsid and title.

    then:

    #11,?N? undelete a program using ?N?
    fsid...
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    Hughes Dtivo HDVR2 for 49.99 after rebate

    DirecTivo 35 Hour Dual Tuner Receiver $50 AR from Circuit City even current subscribers ($100 - $50 rebate)

    Check out this thread on fatwallet:...
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    If you initially had 25xtreme installed then you...

    If you initially had 25xtreme installed then you do not have to install tivoflash.

    If you upgraded to 2.5.2 using superzaps xupgrade, then then driver for turbonet are already installed and your...
  23. I have not tried the mod since the optical out on...

    I have not tried the mod since the optical out on my dsr6000 is working fine for now.
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    by the way, some times philips has the hdr112...

    by the way, some times philips has the hdr112 available for $89 plus shipping. it starts with a smaller hard drive, but you're probably going to replace it so might as well save $10
  25. it may be a bad turbonet. check out this thread...

    it may be a bad turbonet. check out this thread for how I diagnosed a bad card. I ordered a new turbonet and I'm back in business now.
    ...
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    the following thread at AVS has info on one way...

    the following thread at AVS has info on one way to identify a bad turbonet

    http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?s=&threadid=120289
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    make sure the turbonet is pushed on all the way....

    make sure the turbonet is pushed on all the way. you may want to check out this thread http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=27273

    I had a bad turbonet
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    you can still get lifetime subs for series 1 tivo...

    you can still get lifetime subs for series 1 tivo whether you got it from ebay or philips. The philips units are remanufactured units. I recently bought one and the back panel sticker was cut off...
  29. this thread has information on turning the...

    this thread has information on turning the optical digital into coaxial digital in case you're interested

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&postid=110664
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    a new turbonet is installed and working fine. ...

    a new turbonet is installed and working fine. now I'm ready to play with my new dvd writer
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    this post at tivo community describes how a dead...

    this post at tivo community describes how a dead turbonet acts when drivers are loaded manually using the debug driver

    edit: oops forgot the link...
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    Try to ping the ip address showing up from...

    Try to ping the ip address showing up from ifconfig
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    bubblelamp, I haven't tried an earlier version of...

    bubblelamp, I haven't tried an earlier version of the driver yet. I believe the xupgrade version has edited the driver to rename the turbonet so it won't try to call out and receive a software...
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    you've seen the list of cat /proc.modules I...

    you've seen the list of cat /proc.modules I posted. I have tried the -f switch as well. I have also gone the extra step of mounting the root partition as in the how-to sticky on how to run...
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    when I cd to lib/modules and run insmod ...

    when I cd to lib/modules and
    run insmod ax88796.o I receive the message
    Device or resource busy.
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    thanks bubblelamp. find shows it in the modules...

    thanks bubblelamp. find shows it in the modules directory, but for some reason cat /proc/modules indicates it's not loading/running/active or whatever it's supposed to be doing
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    from bash I get: /# find ax88796.o...

    from bash I get:

    /# find ax88796.o
    find: ax88796.o: No such file or directory

    and

    /# cat /proc/modules
    noscramble 1136 1
    mixaud 5872 1
  38. I've heard that if the codes aren't working for...

    I've heard that if the codes aren't working for you, try using netscape instead of internet explorer.
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    Any ideas, mates? My router is set up for dhcp...

    Any ideas, mates? My router is set up for dhcp and is not assigning an ip address to tivo . Is the problem tivo software or driver related? Is the turbonet at fault? How can I tell?
  40. Codes are still working for me. Try it again BBQ.

    Codes are still working for me. Try it again BBQ.
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    when i telnet in through serial and run ifconfig...

    when i telnet in through serial and run ifconfig I get this
    /var/hack# ifconfig
    lo Link encap:Local Loopback
    inet addr:127.0.0.1 Bcast:127.255.255.255 Mask:255.0.0.0...
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    turbonet challenged

    I'm running 2.5.2 from superzap's xupgrade. I used xplus z to enable telnet. I installed a 9th tee turbonet and plugged it into my router but I've had no luck finding an ip address for it although...
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    the GSOD will go away on its own 25xtreme will...

    the GSOD will go away on its own

    25xtreme will take care of flashing the prom

    xupgrade (see the post by superzap towards the top of the page)
    will upgrade your machine to either 2.5.2 or 3.1....
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    Have you identified any stand alone dvd players...

    Have you identified any stand alone dvd players that are able to play an SVCD created with the HD-burn process you are describing? I just got an similar drive and AFAIK there aren't any compatible...
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    You need to "move" to Cleveland. No reason why...

    You need to "move" to Cleveland. No reason why you can't keep the same "billing address" you are currently using and the same phone number for that matter. If you have a friend with a Cleveland...
  46. I loaded superzaps xplusz which comes as part of...

    I loaded superzaps xplusz which comes as part of the xupgrade package -- all the various noscramble options are availablel and can be activated and deactivated using your tivo remote control.
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    according to Hinsdale's how to: Verify that...

    according to Hinsdale's how to:

    Verify that your existing TiVo A drive is jumpered to Master and connected to the Primary Master IDE port in your PC. Also verify that your existing TiVo B drive is...
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    try the 15-2117 from radio shack ...

    try the 15-2117 from radio shack
    http://www.radioshack.com/product.asp?catalog%5Fname=CTLG&category%5Fname=CTLG%5F007%5F010%5F000%5F000&product%5Fid=15%2D2117

    has irf and ir and it is fully...
  49. DirecTivo for existing DirecTV customers $99 plus shipping

    login here https://signin.directv.com/DTVAPP/OHOLoginAction.do?java_referer=ExistingHardwareHome.do and enter the offer code: FFDVR

    DIRECTV® Digital Satellite Recorder for $99 fully installed
    ...
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    try setting up the same you would for 25xtreme. ...

    try setting up the same you would for 25xtreme. Make sure that the hard drive is not set as primary master. Set cd as primary master or slave and hd as secondary
  51. Thread: Xp Os Boot

    by poppagene
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    I'm not sure what the problem is, but most hard...

    I'm not sure what the problem is, but most hard drive manufacturers include a utility with their setup/diagnostic diskettes that will perform a low level format of the whole drive. This should prep...
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    try swapping the cd drive and the hard drive ide...

    try swapping the cd drive and the hard drive ide spot from primary to secondary. it sounds like your cd is mounted as secondary master -- change this to primary and put the tivo drive on secondary
  53. Thread: severe error

    by poppagene
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    leave it plugged in and it should fix itself...

    leave it plugged in and it should fix itself eventually (ignore the part about plugging in the phone line). Try searching on gsod for more advice (stands for green screen of death)
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    you might try editing the bootparms to...

    you might try editing the bootparms to runideturbo=false as discussed in this post

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21814
  55. follow the ad above for 9th tee and under tivo...

    follow the ad above for 9th tee and under tivo upgrades there are links to hinsdales how to and tigers mfs 2.0 each of which should have the information on copying the whole drive.
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    Check out this thread:...

    Check out this thread: http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21814

    you may find that setting the bootparms to runideturbo=false will get things working for you.
  57. One of the advantages of using a JP1 interface to...

    One of the advantages of using a JP1 interface to progam a remote like the Kameleon is that you can easily move the functions to whatever key you want without having to press alot of weird buttons in...
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    actually, hda isn't available to you if you boot...

    actually, hda isn't available to you if you boot from the 25xtreme cd
  59. angra was working on this for a while, but I've...

    angra was working on this for a while, but I've not seen anything since this post.

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&postid=61445
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    While others have had success with 7200 rpm...

    While others have had success with 7200 rpm drives, I have not. I have 2 maxtor 80 gig 5400 rpm drives in my dsr6000. I've tried to move to my 8meg cache 7200 rpm 80 gig Maxtor and 120 gig Western...
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    if you're using superzaps xtreme upgrade then you...

    if you're using superzaps xtreme upgrade then you only need to put the a drive in the pc
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    You will need a: TiVo AirNETTM Wireless Adapter...

    You will need a: TiVo AirNETTM Wireless Adapter Card
    For DirecTiVo Series 1 from 9th tee in addition to your wireless zoom card.

    http://www.9thtee.com/tivoairnet.htm
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    you need to put the 2.5.1 xtreme drive in tivo...

    you need to put the 2.5.1 xtreme drive in tivo and let it bopot before you upgrade to 2.5.2
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    no and no

    no and no
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    if you're looking to use tivo to record cable and...

    if you're looking to use tivo to record cable and other non-dtv stuff, you can get a factory reconditioned series 1 tivo from philips. THey start at $89 plus shipping. I just got one to play with...
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    Information on basic hacking of remote controls...

    Information on basic hacking of remote controls is available via this link: http://www.hifi-remote.com/jp1/

    The yahoo group JP1 is very active and many useful files are available for downloading...
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    thanks. I decided to go with a refurbished...

    thanks. I decided to go with a refurbished philips tivo instead. the link is here

    http://www.servicedvr.com/Extra/BuyExtraTivo.asp

    I'm planning to play around with it and if I void the...
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    sony remote hack

    some of the sony tivo/directivo remotes can be modded to allow programming via JP1. You have to solder in a 6-pin JP1 connector. Because the Sony RMT-V303 and RM-Y809 were not originally designed to...
  69. I believe the 6131 has the 6-pin JP1 connector,...

    I believe the 6131 has the 6-pin JP1 connector, but is lacking the necessary eeprom. Still the pads for the eeprom are on the remotes board and people have successfully added the eeprom to make the...
  70. some of the sony tivo/directivo remotes can be...

    some of the sony tivo/directivo remotes can be modded to allow programming via JP1. You have to solder in a 6-pin JP1 connector. Because the Sony RMT-V303 and RM-Y809 were not originally designed...
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    best buy extended service plan???

    best buy offers a 4-year repair or replacement service plan on Tivo for $79. This plan covers parts and labor, failure due to normal wear and tear, damage due to power flucuation or surge.

    I'm...
  72. Linux may be recognizing your ide card as a scsi...

    Linux may be recognizing your ide card as a scsi device in which case you'll need to follow bubblelamp's advice from the how-to's:

    Using Xtreme CD with SCSI
    If you’re using Xtreme in a system...
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    While I continue to be off-topic, I got an email...

    While I continue to be off-topic, I got an email advertising Maxtor 5400 rpm drives. I posted the particulars in the newbie forum since most of us aready have upgraded drives. If you are interested,...
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    5400 rpm Maxtor Drives

    I got this info from an email from Surplus Computers. They have a retail shop in Santa Clara, CA.

    Maxtor EIDE Hard Drive Blowout!

    80GB 5400RPM $64.99 ...
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    are you sure you have the right address set for...

    are you sure you have the right address set for for the turbonet?

    also. make sure that telnet is still active. if you're running superzaps xplusx you can check to make sure telnet is still...
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    what terminal program are you using? what...

    what terminal program are you using? what settings for trminal emulation, speed, etc. Most of us use teraterm. if you search you'll find info on the settings for your terminal program.
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    thanks in advance for a great utility.

    thanks in advance for a great utility.
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    OT: cheap cables @radioshack

    On clearance if you can find it in a store.

    Gold Series 12' Fiber Optic Toslink A/V Dubbing Cable. Product # 15-1596. It includes both an optical cable and an s-video cable. It scans at $9.97....
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    Agreed. It's their choice and their loss.

    Agreed. It's their choice and their loss.
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    to activate NOPHONE enter #21,1 in the call...

    to activate NOPHONE enter #21,1 in the call waiting prefix

    use your remote control to complete this
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    Is it possible that the upgrade files you...

    Is it possible that the upgrade files you extracted were corrupted? I would suggest creating an xupgrade cd from the .iso and pulling the drive from tivo. follow the instructions from superzap's...
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    You should probably start with the appropriate...

    You should probably start with the appropriate xtreme25 version for your dtivo. (DSR6000 for phillips or Hughes -- Otherwise use a sony version for your sony). After the xtreme is installed, put the...
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    maybe a bad image file. I would use Tiger's 2.0...

    maybe a bad image file. I would use Tiger's 2.0 mfs tools to make a backup of your current setup and restore it to your new 120 gig WD special edition drive.
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    If you increased the swap file when you xtremed...

    If you increased the swap file when you xtremed the drive, then the drives will still have the larger swap file when you restore the backup.
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    If your computer isn't reading the dvd and the...

    If your computer isn't reading the dvd and the 120 gb maxtor, then you likely have an ide cable problem or the drives aren't jumpered correctly (although on some motherboards, a bad cmos battery...
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    no toon disney guide for about a week for me -- I...

    no toon disney guide for about a week for me -- I lost it when I had to re xtreme and upgrade to 2.5.2 to regain my local channels.
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    did you set the noscramble module name using #53...

    did you set the noscramble module name using #53 ? not positive, but you may need to set the module name in order for it to load at boot.
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    if you re not afraid of soldering check out htis...

    if you
    re not afraid of soldering check out htis thread
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21310
  89. All your beer are belong to us

    All your beer are belong to us
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    Sticky: leave it plugged in and it should be fine after...

    leave it plugged in and it should be fine after an hour or less.
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    the green screen error is not usually fatal --...

    the green screen error is not usually fatal -- leave tivo plugged in and genreally the green screen will clear within an hour or less.
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    if you clear guide data that should resolve the...

    if you clear guide data that should resolve the not available problem. I don't have any clue on the audio issues
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    Sticky: spacecowboy: I tried clearing guide data with...

    spacecowboy: I tried clearing guide data with 2.5.1 xtreme and it did not work for me. That doesn't mean it won't work for someone else. Since you will have to clear guide data anyway with the...
  94. I put in an old 40 gig hd with 25xtreme loaded...

    I put in an old 40 gig hd with 25xtreme loaded and it works fine. The only draw back os that it doesn't get my locals which is why I upgraded to 2.5.2 in the first place.

    I'm going to run...
  95. new twist

    I deleted some old shows and restarted tivo. I set it to record an early morning Star Trek Voyager. I just checked out the now playing and tivo recorded their are 2 entries for the voager show. ...
  96. btw. i'm running 2.5.2 xplusz with nophone on a...

    btw. i'm running 2.5.2 xplusz with nophone on a subbed P4, no other active hacks
  97. odd problem tivo only recording the last 18 minutes

    the title says it all, since yesterday evening, my dsr6000 has been recording the last 18 minutes of the shows I had selected for recording? any ideas what I can do to remedy this?
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    The Screen Savers

    fyi: The Screen Savers on Techtv are going to have a special on tonight about Tivo. 7pm eastern

    www.thescreensavers.com
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    Sticky: Re: Upgrade to 2.5.2

    You should be able to clear program data and to do list although you may need to set up the nophone option first and then clear program data -- that's what worked for me under similar circumstances...
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    there are 2 varieties of noscramble available...

    there are 2 varieties of noscramble available through xplusz. if you have activated the wrong one it may not help. use #54,0 to turn off no scramble use #53,0 or #53,1 to select a different...
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    I had the same problem with the read only. I...

    I had the same problem with the read only. I made sure that the tivo A drive and the cd drive were the only ide devices and put them both on the same ide cable. make sure that they are jumpered...
  102. Thread: Un-bless??

    by poppagene
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    the answer is yes. use the mfs2.0 tools and you...

    the answer is yes. use the mfs2.0 tools and you can create a small backup image that can be restored to the original drive. You'll need to pull the drives out of tivo and use the mfs2.0 boot disk....
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    you need to activate tivoweb , etc. using the...

    you need to activate tivoweb , etc. using the xplusz commands detailed in the readme for the xtreme upgrade. You can verify what xPlusz options are on by entering #0#12 in the call waiting prefix...
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    I upgraded to 2.5.2 two days ago and my dsr6000...

    I upgraded to 2.5.2 two days ago and my dsr6000 with 2 80 gig maxtors reads variable up to 155 hours.
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    some people have taken the bestbuy receipts to...

    some people have taken the bestbuy receipts to circuit city and used the circuit city 110% price guarantee to match the register price at best buy. they still plan on mailing in the circuit city...
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    Sticky: dsr6000 should be series 1. The only additional...

    dsr6000 should be series 1. The only additional step I did was to activate the nophone option before the clear. It took awhile, but eventually the locals showed up in the 1-99 channels.
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    Sticky: Thanks, Superzap. The upgrade to 2.5.2 worked...

    Thanks, Superzap. The upgrade to 2.5.2 worked like a charm. I got my locals back easily.
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    I could be wrong, but my understanding is that...

    I could be wrong, but my understanding is that mfs2.0 and the mfsadd using the -x switch is needed to preserve recordings. The only alternate I know of is the mfsbackup -Tao - /dev/hda /dev/hdb |...
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    Sticky: I upgraded to 2.5.2 set up nophone cleared...

    I upgraded to 2.5.2 set up nophone cleared program data and my locals are back. Yeah.
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    thsnks for the thought , but i did try to expand...

    thsnks for the thought , but i did try to expand the drive using mfsadd from the mfs2.0 version of tools -- no luck on either a or b
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    Sticky: Wash DC locals

    I'm on 25xtreme and I lost my locals yesterday -- Washingto DC.
    Anyone else in this area with similar experience or am I the last to upgrade to 2.5.2 ?
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    then you force a daily call (phoneline not...

    then you force a daily call (phoneline not plugged in) and you should be good
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    more explanation. I tried using this method to...

    more explanation. I tried using this method to go from my 2 80 gigs to an 80 gig A drive and a 120 gig B drive and ended up with 155 hours which did not seem great for 200 gigs total. So I tried...
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    using all your hard drive space

    I acquired a new WD 120 gig 8 mg cache drive and tried to add it to 2 80 gig maxtor setup to gain 40 hours --- no success. However, I learned a new trick from Hinsdale that may help others. I had...
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    you need to make a serial cable, get bash and...

    you need to make a serial cable, get bash and touch a specific file,

    Search on touch SubTest for more info.
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    you can use the JP1 interface on a remote to...

    you can use the JP1 interface on a remote to program it using your computer. yoiu don't need the original remote.
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    try a one for all or a radio shack remote and...

    try a one for all or a radio shack remote and make sure it has a jp1 connector. That way you can program it to to work even if the sat-60 codes don't work out of the box. If you can find the...
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    25xtreme should substitute nicely for your...

    25xtreme should substitute nicely for your purposes.
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    info on noppv is here:...

    info on noppv is here: http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=10115
  120. you may have a bad xtreme image. try downloading...

    you may have a bad xtreme image. try downloading from a different site.
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    you should be able to: 2.5xtreme Kravens...

    you should be able to:
    2.5xtreme
    Kravens upgrade
    turbonet card
    reboot
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    link to 160 GB WD drive at outpost.com...

    link to 160 GB WD drive at outpost.com http://shop2.outpost.com/product/3486093
  123. If you are planning on using your sony remote for...

    If you are planning on using your sony remote for the hughes, you will need to use a sony specific xtreme image.
  124. xtreme will write over any of the sony...

    xtreme will write over any of the sony information on the Hughes hard drive. If you have a legitimate tivo subscription for the sony and hughes dtivo, you won't need the serial cable. run xtreme,...
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    update

    The picture is blurry when using this over my regular phoneline. The remote and sound work great. I tried stringing plain telephone cord between rooms and picture was pretty good. Limits the...
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    I just bought them 2 hours ago. I haven't...

    I just bought them 2 hours ago. I haven't installed them yet, but I'm hoping to do that tomorrow. I'll report back on picture and sound quality.
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    phoneline a/v network

    I like offbeat gadgets like this so here's the deal:

    RadioShack stores (not dot.com) have this Audio/Video Home Network (15-1975) on clearance for $9.97, marked down from $99. It uses your phone...
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    cory, was your tivo plugged in to the phone line...

    cory, was your tivo plugged in to the phone line or did the update come down through the stream?
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    efunctional.com

    before I forget, efunctional.com has a wide assortment of remotes at reaonable prices. http://www.efunctional.com/accessories-audio---video-accessories-remotes.html The shipping is a bit steep so...
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    JP-1 remotes

    I use the radio shack 15-1994 learning remote. THis remote as well as many other's have a 6 pin JP-1 connector on the remote mainboard that is useful for programming. More info at:...
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    sony sat t60 $199 from DTV --maybe cheaper

    for existing subscribers: http://www.directv.com/see/landing/dvroffer.html use coupon code: DVRO. A thread on fatwallet has some good advice on how to save money on Directv for legitimate...
  132. JP1 remote: there are some remotes with a 6-pin...

    JP1 remote: there are some remotes with a 6-pin JP1 connector that facilitates programming the remote for mulitple devices, extended macros, and the like. The classic example is the radio shack...
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    If you don't need to save recordings, follow...

    If you don't need to save recordings, follow captain video's advice. Otherwise, you can also use mfs to add a new b drive by following hinsdales how to.
  134. how's the remote problem, groundhog? I have...

    how's the remote problem, groundhog?

    I have gone through the card swap with an xtremed dsr6000 with lifetime sub and I had no problems. I do not have Kravens update and am not using my phoneline...
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    you can try using mfs tools to copy your a drive...

    you can try using mfs tools to copy your a drive to a larger a drive. If you expanded the a drive when you installed xtreme this will not work, sorry. I found this out the hard way.
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    I use xtreme and superzaps fix for logs, but I do...

    I use xtreme and superzaps fix for logs, but I do not use mvchannels and do not use Kraven's update. I have no problems with crashes whatsoever.
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    To echo bubblelamp's point: ...

    To echo bubblelamp's point:

    http://support.wdc.com/download/dlg/dlgdiag10.zip

    Download the above diagnostic file from western digital. It souns to me like you have a problem with the hard...
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    try a low level format of the hard drive

    try a low level format of the hard drive
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    I've never seen this, but could it be a glitch in...

    I've never seen this, but could it be a glitch in the lines from your dish to your tivo or from the tivo to tv?
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    You could take the power supply from the unused...

    You could take the power supply from the unused dtivo and install it into the old machine. that would be relatively straightforward.
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    if the drive has issues a low level format may...

    if the drive has issues a low level format may help
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    check the white power ribbon connection to the...

    check the white power ribbon connection to the motherboard. also be prepared to let it sit at 70 percent for an hour or so.
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    the x in 2.5.x is important -- the upgrade to...

    the x in 2.5.x is important -- the upgrade to 2.5.2 is roughly equivalent to a 3.0 while xtreme upgrades to 2.5.1
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    lower subscription fees

    under $5 per month starting in november http://news.com.com/2100-1040-956384.html
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    check this thread ...

    check this thread http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=16464
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    Poll: I'm using 2 Maxtor 80 gig 5400 rpm drives in my...

    I'm using 2 Maxtor 80 gig 5400 rpm drives in my xtremed dsr6000 and have had no problems whatsoever.
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    efunctional...

    efunctional http://www.efunctional.com/electronics-new-one-for-all-remotes-one-for-all.html has good prices on remotes although the minimum shipping is a bit steep. Check out...
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    for a directivo, download 25xtreme -- find the...

    for a directivo, download 25xtreme -- find the version that's right for your model and follow the instructions linked in the how to sticky message in this forum
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    check the white power ribbon that connects to the...

    check the white power ribbon that connects to the motherboard and make sure it is seated properly (reseat it if necessary) also check the ide cables for the hard drives and the power connectors to...
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    the newest version of mfs tools allows you to add...

    the newest version of mfs tools allows you to add a larger B drive to an already xtremed 2 drive set up and oyu can keep your recordings. Basically you will download the new mfstools and burn it to...
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