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    Reading, Writing, Posting.

    I am not sure the powers that be won't delete this but I have to try.
    Some time back I started a thread on this board. It's now a sticky with 105,000 views. I am kind of proud of that. :)

    I...
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    LOL Sounds like some folks dont have enough to...

    LOL Sounds like some folks dont have enough to do.....
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    Recvr error numbers ??

    Can someone tell me what a tivo series one error # 4 is?
    or better yet where I can find a list of error codes.

    Thanks
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    Oh welllll

    Oh welllll
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    jjbliss.... You missed the point, idiot. With...

    jjbliss....

    You missed the point, *****.
    With that said I think I have had enough. Please remove me from your registration list or whatever it is you do. I wont be back.

    Thanks to captain...
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    Who in hell is TCF?

    Who in hell is TCF?
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    illfos, You have some pretty big balls. cap...

    illfos,

    You have some pretty big balls. cap vid has helped more people than you can imagine. Me included. I have been frequenting this board for a couple years and my experience here says you owe...
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    I have been thru your situation twice in the last...

    I have been thru your situation twice in the last couple years.
    After beating my head against the wall I sent them to truett elect.
    Both were returned to me n/c unfixed. I finally bit the bullet...
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    Sticky: Is there someplace to get a complete listing of...

    Is there someplace to get a complete listing of market ID's ?
    Thanks
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    Sticky: where in the upgrade252 can i find the crontab...

    where in the upgrade252 can i find the crontab file?
    Thanks
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    Sticky: I just received a replacement dsr6000 from...

    I just received a replacement dsr6000 from philips (orig had a dead main board)
    I proceeded with 25xtreme, put the drive in tivo and let it run for an hour.
    Put the drive back in the pc and did...
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    I sent a dsr6000 to truett for the problem you...

    I sent a dsr6000 to truett for the problem you describe and it was returned unrepaired. Ended up having to send it to philips for exchange.
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    Try truettelectronics.com 80 bucks for a dsr6000...

    Try truettelectronics.com
    80 bucks for a dsr6000 fixes most problems
    they couldnt care less what you did to it
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    welcome to the club. I have been fighting this...

    welcome to the club.
    I have been fighting this exact problem for 10 days and am going to ship it off for repair today.
    I still think its a prom problem. Hashed or trashed, and nobody seems to know...
  15. Thread: prom flash ?

    by squrl
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    prom flash ?

    After being stuck in powering up and rebooting for a week now I am looking at whatever drastic measures I might take to solve the problem, before sending it in for repair.
    I have been through all...
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    Have tried both quantum drive and a maxtor in...

    Have tried both quantum drive and a maxtor in master, slave and cable select positions. Even tried the other plug on the cable.
    I get the feeling it has to do with the data in the prom matching the...
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    My luck doesnt run that way..... Its jumpered...

    My luck doesnt run that way.....
    Its jumpered for master,
    Nuts to this. Nice as it WAS, think i'll go back to vcr
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    I put the drive back in the tivo after xtreme to...

    I put the drive back in the tivo after xtreme to boot it but it wont go past welcome.
    Then tried to upgrade immediatly after xtreme.. that didnt work either.
    Am between a rock and a hard place now....
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    unsupported software ??

    I used xtreme 2.5 on a 40 gig drive and then tried to do the upgrade to 2.52
    The message "unsupported tivo software version 2.0.1.z16 aborting" comes up.
    If i put this drive in the dtivo it wont...
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    I booted from the 25xtreme cd then go through the...

    I booted from the 25xtreme cd then go through the proceedure to set up the drive from scratch (2.5) then put the drive in the dtivo. At this point it never finishes booting. welcome powering up is...
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    I have done that (start with 25xtreme) and it...

    I have done that (start with 25xtreme) and it still reboots.
    I acts like its not getting the prom reset and keeps trying
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    welcome powering up

    I feel like a frustrated old woman.......
    Tried to upgrade to 252, it didnt work
    I redid 252xtreme, all went as usual till I put the drive back in the dtivo.
    All I can get now is welcome powering...
  23. Thread: ny, la locals

    by squrl
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    ny, la locals

    After doing an upgrade to 252 and midupdate with market id
    everything it tiki tik except ! !
    Is it possible to get the ny and la locals in the 900's?
    I tried xplusz "#60,912,99" but got a...
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    boot parm on hdb unrecognized ???

    When trying to upgrade to 252 in the pc I get the following

    "boot parms on hdb unrecognized = ' '
    cannot continue - - processing aborted"

    can someone turn on a light for me please

    this...
  25. Thread: xtreme252 file?

    by squrl
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    xtreme252 file?

    I just downloaded the xtreme252 zip
    It contains one .mfs file
    can someone direct me to a sticky or help file on how to proceed with this to make a cd
    Thanks
  26. Thread: midupdate?

    by squrl
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    midupdate?

    I have a dsr6000 running 25xtreme
    I have transferred "midupdate.tcl" to the /var/hack dir
    did a chmod +x midupdate.tcl
    then did ./midupdate.tcl

    The response is the is no directory or file by...
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    Sticky: HMmm, Somewhere along the line the original...

    HMmm,

    Somewhere along the line the original question got lost or maybe it is me thats lost.

    What is it gonna take to get the paid for locals back on a dsr6000 with a p4 card

    Am now at...
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    Sticky: The locals are now gone from the guide..........

    The locals are now gone from the guide.......
    Does this mean we are going to have to take the 3.1 upgrade and whatever else is required to make it work?
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    Sticky: dtivo locals - The one, the ONLY

    As per the suggestions, I made this thread sticky. If you are having locals problems, discuss them here.

    Edit by alldeadhomiez, 7/16/2004:

    Since a lot of people are still running mvchannels and...
  30. Thread: 30 secjump

    by squrl
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    30 secjump

    I have seen references to a 30 second jump for dtivo.

    1. is this a standard feature or part of a hack feature?
    2. Where can I get more info.?
    3. Thanks.....
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    2.5.01 and xplusz with hardware lock Greatest...

    2.5.01 and xplusz with hardware lock
    Greatest thing since popcorn.
    Cant imagine changing a thing :)
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    Thanks much CV Think that may be the mother...

    Thanks much CV
    Think that may be the mother lode......
    Thanks again
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    Looks like maybe I wasnt so far off after all....

    Looks like maybe I wasnt so far off after all. All the url's I have found are dead. O well always a day late and a dollar short.
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    Thanks zabs Guess i'm gonna have to think a...

    Thanks zabs

    Guess i'm gonna have to think a little harder about my search keywords
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    where o where ????

    can someone please aim me in the right direction
    I have been searching for dvdmaestro and noscramble.o
    Think these must be from another planet
    Thanks
  36. Thread: remote codes

    by squrl
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    remote codes

    Can someone tell me how to find the 3 digit code for setting up a universal remote for a dsr6000 or is this one of those that have to be copied one button at a time................Thanks
  37. Thread: xpluz 66,5

    by squrl
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    Thanks super... That was exactly the info I...

    Thanks super... That was exactly the info I needed.
    5 minutes was a bit to long. The 900 channels were dropping down
  38. Thread: xpluz 66,5

    by squrl
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    xpluz 66,5

    when useing xplusz and #66,5 shouldnt that set the repeat time of #60,33,912,99 to 5 minutes or am i missing a step or maybe the whole interpretation of timed repeat?
  39. Thread: prom lock ??????

    by squrl
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    prom lock ??????

    I learned a $150 item today. I did the leg #31 hardware lock mod.
    The dtivo would not fire up at all. I sent it to truett electronics and they sent it back and told me the main chip was dead and...
  40. Thread: 3.0 to 2.5 ??

    by squrl
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    groundhog, You get a copy of it as soon as I...

    groundhog,

    You get a copy of it as soon as I am able to do it without painting myself in a corner i cant get out of......
  41. Thread: 3.0 to 2.5 ??

    by squrl
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    I am not moxy enough to know about the prom...

    I am not moxy enough to know about the prom version.
    I had the dsr6000 blow the main chip and had to pay philips
    a ton and a half for an exchange unit. I am now considering useing xtreme on it but...
  42. Thread: 3.0 to 2.5 ??

    by squrl
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    3.0 to 2.5 ??

    I have searched but didnt find the answer. flame away!!!

    If for whatever reason a dtivo is at 3.0 is there a way to get it back to 2.5? (dsr6000 in particular) I know how to stop the 3.0 update...
  43. Thread: dtivo hard drive

    by squrl
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    dtivo hard drive

    can anyone tell me how to wipe the partitions on a hard drive removed from a dtivo to use it as a standard pc hd?
    I have tried fdisk but wont get past the 2 gig partition
    also tried druid and...
  44. Thread: Dsr6000

    by squrl
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    Dsr6000

    I have a philips dsr6000 and have been told the main chip is dead
    NO CAN FIX. as a result I have two tuners, 1 power supply, a dead main board, 1 cabinet, 1 remote.

    make an offer. by the item...
  45. Thread: backdoor???

    by squrl
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    I appologize gentlemen. You are both...

    I appologize gentlemen. You are both right....... Question was very poorly put. I was trying to use the back door commands for
    xplusz. I did read but didnt understand what it was telling me. ...
  46. Thread: backdoor???

    by squrl
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    Sorry but thats not the right answer. "READ"...

    Sorry but thats not the right answer. "READ" the post again
    looks like its time to sell this toy and buy a dog
  47. Thread: backdoor???

    by squrl
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    backdoor???

    I have searched and readbut have not been able to find anything on how to use "backdoors" enter the codes etc. In particular
    I want to access xpluz commands. Thanks
  48. Thread: FS dsr6000

    by squrl
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    Thanks everyone.... It has a new home

    Thanks everyone.... It has a new home
  49. Thread: FS dsr6000

    by squrl
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    FS dsr6000

    I have a dsr6000 with wd120 drive with FS and extreme25.
    will sell with or without the drive. NO CARD ! ! !

    Heres the catch: ---- It has a problem in that "occasionally" (read maybe today maybe...
  50. Thread: dsr models

    by squrl
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    Does your 6000R have a black cabinet or wood...

    Does your 6000R have a black cabinet or wood grained? That may be the diff between the 2.
  51. Thread: dsr models

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    dsr models

    Can someone tell me the difference between a dsr6000 and a dsr6000R ?? Thanks
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