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    I recently used 6.3d on a S2 SD DTivo and it had...

    I recently used 6.3d on a S2 SD DTivo and it had NO issues with it and worked fine. Just alot of things referenced HD stuff but other than that I ran for a couple of days without issue. (I was...
  2. Entire Issue SOLVED! I guess these power...

    Entire Issue SOLVED!

    I guess these power supplies are pretty whimpy and sure wont take alot.


    A new power supply solved the INTERNAL TEMP HIGH error message on boot up.

    Thank You!!! for the...
  3. Solved those issues BUT now after having it...

    Solved those issues BUT now after having it activated by dtv I get a grey screen, audio "shsh" and an insert access card message about every 3 to 5 minutes.

    This happens via all outputs (S-Video,...
  4. Success! I renamed fancontrol to fancontrol.old...

    Success! I renamed fancontrol to fancontrol.old in /tvbin and the HDTivo is running fine!

    I now have an error #51 which I am taking care of and hopefully all will be well.

    Thanks! Dave
  5. Well.............. Heres where I am at now. I...

    Well.............. Heres where I am at now.

    I slapped the 250gb drive in an SD DTivo and let it do its thing. I then got net access, ftp'd the entire RC directory to my pc. Then using EndPad I...
  6. I had to use an instantcake to restore a new...

    I had to use an instantcake to restore a new drive as the original drive died. I am UNABLE to edit the startup file as you spoke about because the unit does NOT manage to get all the way thru to...
  7. Thanks! PB, I receved a responce from weaknees...

    Thanks! PB, I receved a responce from weaknees and there solution was that replacing the power supply will certainly solve that issue.

    I will dig in this evening and edit the rc.sysinit.

    I will...
  8. HR10-250 High Temp Error, Possable temp fix via script?

    I have search for info on editing out or changing the temperature check on startup so the unit does not halt and display the "high internal temmperature message at startup"


    Either the way I...
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    Well semi-success, CuteFTP will NOT connect to...

    Well semi-success, CuteFTP will NOT connect to port 3105. I also tried CORE FTP LITE, It wants a user id and password for the tivo.

    I tried ftp'ing in windows explorer, I have success obtaining...
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    Well I have done everything BUT use an FTP client...

    Well I have done everything BUT use an FTP client to attempt to download a show. I honestly have never tried it that way. I use CuteFTP to xfer files from my computer to my DTivos, I would assume...
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    Well I am definitly NOT too proud to say your...

    Well I am definitly NOT too proud to say your right! lol I try to do what I can to help when I am able and on here.
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    Still no success even after using insmod...

    Still no success even after using insmod unscramble. I can play 20 seconds, pull the show with tytool but recieve an error when trying to view, convert to vob or make a key file.

    I have exhausted...
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    Good To Boot!

    Well issue IS solved! I managed to find the correct boot cd to use. I totally forgot that S1 is swapped and S2 in NOT Swapped. Guess thats what happens when ya dont do this for awhile :)

    Somewhere...
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    Actually thats GOOD NEWS, I think! ? I pulled...

    Actually thats GOOD NEWS, I think! ?

    I pulled ou another boot cd (Kazymyr's TiVo Boot CD) used it and then run pdisk -l /dev/hdc & hdb ALL directoriesand sizes show up PERFECTLY!

    NOW the...
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    Yep that worked! :/var/tmp$ du -sxb *|sort...

    Yep that worked!



    :/var/tmp$ du -sxb *|sort -rn
    2111592 Program.temp.40
    1993984 Program.temp.38
    1905168 Showing.temp.36
    1813596 Showing.temp.34
    766592 Tms.temp.22
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    DSR6000 V 3.1.0 I have ran into the same thing....

    DSR6000 V 3.1.0
    I have ran into the same thing.

    I was was fixing a typo in the root command (upgradesoftware=false)

    I rebooted then only got the "Welcome powering up" screen.

    I pulled the...
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    I tried that: bash: dusort: command not...

    I tried that:


    bash: dusort: command not found
    Broken pipe

    I will do a search on dusort


    These building up on ALL 3 DTivos (DSR704 & DSR7000's V. 6.2) and if not deleted cause /var to...
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    Found It !!!!

    After a few days of checking and watching I have found that the /var/tmp Directory is increasing in size by up to 1.6mb PER DAY!

    I have been deleting these manually but will look into adding it...
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    I am trying to UNSCRAMBLE exsisting shows that...

    I am trying to UNSCRAMBLE exsisting shows that ARE SCRAMBLED on s S1 DTivo

    I have read every thread that I can find and as you know one thread leads to another and another.

    I have tried just...
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    I just ran across something posted by NUTKASE,...

    I just ran across something posted by NUTKASE, post # 6: http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?t=39312&highlight=upgrade+dsr6000+3.1.1c




    You can't patch a running tivoapp.
    ...
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    I guess I am ALL CONFUSED now. lol Well I AM...

    I guess I am ALL CONFUSED now. lol

    Well I AM able to pull the shows to the computer via turbonet card and make key files using TyTool with NO ERRORS.

    I only get an error when I attempt to edit...
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    I tried it with unscramble loaded, I play a few...

    I tried it with unscramble loaded, I play a few seconds of each show the using TyTool I pull each show ONE AT A TIME... No Problem, Make the Key file... No Problem, Edit The Key File.... Freezes and...
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    I have a DSR6000 S1 v3.1.0-01-1-001 I added...

    I have a DSR6000 S1 v3.1.0-01-1-001

    I added Turbonet Card that I had purchased several years ago, installed TWP, mfs_ftp ect. I started extracting the shows when I realized that they were...
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    I have looked and looked, I can find nothing...

    I have looked and looked, I can find nothing thats increasing in size. :(


    Filesystem Type Size Used Avail Capacity Mounted on
    /dev/hda7 ext2 124M 72M 45M 62% /...
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    ? Will the drive param. affect the Hard Drive...

    ? Will the drive param. affect the Hard Drive life (wear and tear)?
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    I did that to make sure everything was up and ok...

    I did that to make sure everything was up and ok before called in to swap the card over. I did manage to get a good deal and some info out of all of it!

    And they gave me a really hard time and a...
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    I too get tired of the same episode recording...

    I too get tired of the same episode recording again and again after 28 days. Its tends to get old with out manually going in and cancling the episodes.

    I am amazed someone hasnt dug into it...
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    Thanks! I will read that. I really believe it...

    Thanks! I will read that. I really believe it sthe log files that are causing /var to get wiped, but it takes awhile.

    Is this the /var % that matters?


    Filesystem Type Size Used ...
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    Sounds like I need to do the same thing, after a...

    Sounds like I need to do the same thing, after a few months my /VAR directory gets wiped but only on 2 of the DTivos :( I kinda think that its the log files that get too large. I have CRON set up to...
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    UP and RUNNING !

    Moved the drives to a spare DSR7000, ran 51Killer.tcl on it, Rebooted and all recordings are intact and everything seems fine.

    I am considering whether to pull the drives and fix the Kernel...
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    Has anyone looked into a possable way to INCREASE...

    Has anyone looked into a possable way to INCREASE the limit from 28 days to possably 60, 90 even 120?
    I would assume its just a database that saves episode id information for 28 days, so I am also...
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    Nevermin, I just done some fast catchup reading...

    Nevermin, I just done some fast catchup reading on 51killer.tcl So I will move the dual drive assembly to the 2nd dtivo and run 51killer.tcl since 6.2 had superpatch, TWP and the other fixes on it. I...
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    Well I will take that as the BEST answer Plain...

    Well I will take that as the BEST answer Plain Bill, as I reworked the DTivo but did not use 51killer.tcl I have the same results with NO remote control responce :( I am so glad that I purchased...
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    I have already tried your 2nd option with NO...

    I have already tried your 2nd option with NO positive results. I purchased several DTivo just for that purpose and incase I ceases to function as DTV is no longer shipping them.

    I believe I will...
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    DSR7000 No Responding to ANY Remote Control

    I have a modified DSR7000 running the V6.2 that stopped responding to any of my Tivo remotes. The remotes have been checked and all work fine on the other 2 DTivo units.

    All 3 were upgraded the...
  36. Well the more I thought about it the more pissed...

    Well the more I thought about it the more pissed off I became. I've subscribed since '94 and they can kiss my bunnies back side if they think that I would be tied down for 2 years per reciever or...
  37. Just got off the phone AGAIN with DTV concerning...

    Just got off the phone AGAIN with DTV concerning the 2 year commitment that showed up on my bill that they WAIVED when I spapped out a dead dtivo with a refurbished unit and used MY card.

    Thy said...
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    Well I submitted a post awhile back concerning...

    Well I submitted a post awhile back concerning this. I added another DTivo and they TRIED to put the 2 year agreement screw to me. Being one of the 1st subscribers I called higher up. I found out...
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    Better hope Tivo wins there law suit against...

    Better hope Tivo wins there law suit against Dish, then maybe they will get some leverage back.
    Its seems everyone out there now is trying to make a Tivo knock off. Dtv did a fair job but for my $$...
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    Found the error, set_mrv wouldnt "hold" after...

    Found the error, set_mrv wouldnt "hold" after rebooting. Found an error in the rc.sysinit.author file. Thanks.
    Thanks for the responce! After reading your post I decided to look at the .author...
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    I'm not 100% sure if this is the correct thread...

    I'm not 100% sure if this is the correct thread but I believe so, I searched but could not find the solution else where.

    Equipment: 2- DTivos (DSR 704 & 7000)
    Options: All hacks working including...
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    I cant remember for sure but can't the fan speed...

    I cant remember for sure but can't the fan speed be changed via the software in the Tivo? (ie lowest fan speed 7)

    Woundn't increasing that number increase the fan speed?
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    What IS the recomended proceedure to add a swap...

    What IS the recomended proceedure to add a swap file size larger than 127mb?

    As far as GSOD I have seen it once, and that was on my series 1 last year, was due to a drive going bad.

    Edit: In...
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    What about if one is going to be using 2- 200 GB...

    What about if one is going to be using 2- 200 GB Drives? (on DSR7000)
    Will 127mb still be enough?

    I have read thru many threads but there limited info and not many solutions that seemed to pan...
  45. All I know is what I was told, it WAS made quite...

    All I know is what I was told, it WAS made quite clear. The future is truely up in the air at the moment along with the DTivo's but there going to be around for awhile because they WILL continue to...
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    Posted info in this thread:...

    Posted info in this thread:
    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?p=240399#post240399
  47. Updated news

    Yes the "card swapping" "722" between NON-RID recievers can be done but DO NOT let dtv know about it.

    DTV is allowing FOR A LIMITED TIME (no cut off date set as of yet) any NON-RID reciever to be...
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    (DSR704, V6.2 lba48, Plan to use 2-200gb hd's) ...

    (DSR704, V6.2 lba48, Plan to use 2-200gb hd's)

    Just to confirm on a single drive install to a dual drive setup.

    1. Follow everything below except increase swap file size for 400gb instead?
    ...
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    Thanks! Its the only way to add the refurbished...

    Thanks! Its the only way to add the refurbished DSR7000 I just purchased, and then try to add my exsisting on back so I dont have to throw it away and "eat" the loss.

    I will post what happens...
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    Has anyone called Cust ret. and requested a new...

    Has anyone called Cust ret. and requested a new card for the unit they removed the subbed card from in order to add it back to there subscription and begin using it again?
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    With the news that I personaly recieved today I...

    With the news that I personaly recieved today I am interested in learning and researching more on the tivo to tivo transfers for SA units and also the idea RC3105 posted about a USB tuner.

    With...
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    This information is from an attempt to activate a...

    This information is from an attempt to activate a Phillips DSR7000 REFURBISHED by phillips and direct FROM Phillips.

    Because it was a NON RID unit they refused to supply a card, SELL A CARD for...
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    Some Really BAD NEWS for older DTivo Owners

    Just got off the phone with DTV (HIGH UP), AS OF NOW(I just found out):

    BAD NEWS #1:
    ANY DirecTivo that DOES NOT HAVE a RID Number WILL NOT BE ACTIVATED NO EXCEPTIONS!

    The DTivo DVR MUST...
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    That kinda sounds like what VooM was doing right...

    That kinda sounds like what VooM was doing right before they went belly up. They had the main reciever and several "remote" units in each room. The stuff they demonstraited at that show was cool and...
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    http://www.convergedigest.com/satellite/satellitea...

    http://www.convergedigest.com/satellite/satellitearticle.asp?ID=16314

    Heres the KEY words from that link chrised posted
    advanced security, and protected digital outputs

    And a glimmer of HOPE:...
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    Some very good points, it is quite easy to get...

    Some very good points, it is quite easy to get comfortable with something, get it the way you want it (hacks and added features) and be content with it for a long time. But now its sounds as if DTV...
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    More Bad News, some good & some interesting.

    Some interesting things I found late last nite..... some newed & some viewed!

    Why Such Desperate Measures?
    The Oct 11th New York Times has an article about DirecTV Promoting there NEW DVR....
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    This One:...

    This One: http://www.allelectronics.com/cgi-bin/category.cgi?category=220&item=CF-208&type=store $2.50

    It has good air flow even when running on 5vdc and is fairly quiet even @ 12vdc.
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    I used a fan a few years ago like the one in the...

    I used a fan a few years ago like the one in the link below, it is still in my DSR6000.

    I also used sticky foam tape (window/door seal tape) on the fan and hard drives to isolate them both from...
  60. Would someone with a DTivo that has finished ALL...

    Would someone with a DTivo that has finished ALL of the 6.2 hacks and upgrades AND has had NO /var wip issues PLEASE post there rc.sysinit.author & rc.sysinit file.

    I would like to do some...
  61. Using a serial cable (made it 4 years ago) I am...

    Using a serial cable (made it 4 years ago) I am truely starting to believe that I have corupted image. Because I have tried 3 NEW hard drives (litely used less than 2 months old) So that "should"...
  62. Well at this point I am just ready to rip the...

    Well at this point I am just ready to rip the drive out, restore the original image and quit!. I have SEARCHED the forum and every other place I can find until I have a headache. It takes so much...
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    You mean the later built series2 units that are...

    You mean the later built series2 units that are RID. BUT that points right back to my point again. IF DTV does that, alot of customers whom own a S1 or non RID S2 will get the shaft and be forced to...
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    MORE News.. Customers to be getting the shaft?

    I posted the info below from the articles listed because of the shaky furture of the DTivo that lies ahead AND this is VERY GOOD information and MAY possably save someone out there hundreds of...
  65. Used a virgin image of 6.2 from another dsr704. ...

    Used a virgin image of 6.2 from another dsr704.

    Its the same image that I use on the dtivo's that I have been upgrading.

    mfsrestore the image, start the dtivo, clear and delete everything,...
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    Tmk Fatal Error: Thread myworld

    I searched and found only a few threads close to this but none solved this issue. DSR704 virgin 6.2, superpatch, usb2.0, bufferhack4.0b, networked. All was well until I rebooted after a SDD (svc data...
  67. DirecTv sure has a good scam going! I also just...

    DirecTv sure has a good scam going! I also just purchased a DSR7000 w/o drive or card to replace one killed by lightning. The card was good so I reworked a drive and installed it, inserted the card....
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    Thank you rbautch I know it may have been a...

    Thank you rbautch

    I know it may have been a dumb question, but I havent installed TyTool as of yet. Maybe this post will help others before they unknowingly buy TyTool when its free just for...
  69. Possible Issue

    DSR704

    I searched threads and found no real answer.

    In Music & Photos I see two ADS (bEst by & nikon) besides the Manually ad server. I got the networking to work thanks to PlainBill's help....
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    Interesting software

    I am just now getting ready to add the hack so I can Xfer shows to my pc, edit and archive them to dvd.

    I ran across something on $bay and was very curious if these people designed this sw...
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    OK everthing seems to be fine at this point,...

    OK everthing seems to be fine at this point, hacks installed usb2.0 working. Backgrounds still gone. After fighting this for 2 weeks constant I am not up to reimaging and starting over in order to...
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    there was NO link in the post for the tivoguy

    there was NO link in the post for the tivoguy
  73. I used the rc.sysinit.author that PlainBill...

    I used the rc.sysinit.author that PlainBill posted. I now have ftp access, but still other issues. I believe that I can now use the 2.0 drivers on the usb with no issues. Will try tonite.
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    Yep! sure did. Seems to be ok. Still crashes...

    Yep! sure did. Seems to be ok. Still crashes after 10 to 20 minutes. (led blink then go out, fan slows as if little power. shows error msg in previos post just before crash. Swapping hd and then...
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    Some success! I used your rc.sysinit and I...

    Some success! I used your rc.sysinit and I changed the ip address to fit the range I have set in my network. I now can FTP with no problem at all BUT no commands are recongnised via ftp or serial...
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    OKIE DOKIE, just restored my virgin image,...

    OKIE DOKIE, just restored my virgin image, startin from scratch.

    I followed everything you listed each time previously, but still had issues.
    Think I willwork a few more then go get a sci-fi fix,...
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    Looks like I am STARTING OVER from my virgin...

    Looks like I am STARTING OVER from my virgin image 1 more time :(

    The dtivo is booting fine but even on a music channel the drive runs and runs, after about 15 minutes this error message...
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    Well I skewed that 1 up! I used -f 9999. Is there...

    Well I skewed that 1 up! I used -f 9999. Is there a FIX?

    Attached is rc.sysinit and boot log.

    ThAnKs!
  79. Thank you for the suggestions. I have dsl and the...

    Thank you for the suggestions. I have dsl and the dsl modem and router are "all-in-1" (Westell 327W) I also have 2 Linksys WRT54G's "bridged" so my folks can share my dsl (WORKS AWSOME 560' AWAY!)...
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    Some Progress.... But

    I managed to get 6.2 and the HMO features to show up now. But several thing still do NOT work.

    I have read the forums and followed all directions

    telnet into the tivo is NOT working. Can not...
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    I agree the backgrounds are BLAND compared to the...

    I agree the backgrounds are BLAND compared to the early tivo sw versions since DTV took total control. :( I would also like to research this and change the backgrounds and add the Tivo Guy back on...
  82. The LINK led will NOT even light up using the...

    The LINK led will NOT even light up using the backport drivers. I can RESTORE the original one and I have the link led AND communication.

    The usb network adaptor IS a ax8817x based device
    ...
  83. 2.0 drivers failing to work

    Running DTivo @ v6.2 Xterasts XN-121 usb 2.0 net adaptor (ax8817x)

    I have searched for days, searched and read and searched and have tried every set of drivers I found.

    I am still left the...
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    :confused: Just spent over 8 HOURS searching the...

    :confused: Just spent over 8 HOURS searching the forum for answers and trying to change the BOOTPAGE.


    I have tried most everything including moving the TIVO drive abd cdrom to different to...
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    Thank You! Roland Deschain That post really...

    Thank You! Roland Deschain That post really helped me!
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    Making good progress.............. I Restored...

    Making good progress..............

    I Restored the 3.1.1b ICake Image on 2 SEPERATE drives and did the following with both:

    1) Reinstalled 1 Drive
    2) Powered Up Tivo - Aok
    3) Cleared &...
  87. Tivo/DTivo to Humax DvdR

    That would be the way to go!

    Transfer the shows you want to save to DVD by sending them from your DTivo/Tivo to the Humax Tivo then burn to a DVD! Sure would save lots of work and agrivation...
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    New DVR, WHOS WAY!?!

    Looks like a decent DVR but I still prefer my DTIVO because I have it My Way (mods and hacks) I seriously doubt that D*V will allow any modding of there OS or how there new dvr works.

    We have seen...
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    Thank You and indeed this has been NERVE WRECKING...

    Thank You and indeed this has been NERVE WRECKING and quite fustraiting. I should have kept up on whats been going on the past year but have been quite sick and undergoing alot of treatments at the...
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    OH NO! After weeks of reading I realized that...

    OH NO!

    After weeks of reading I realized that my DTivo's are NOT virgin, they all have been modded with sleepers iso. So they will never get the 6.2 slices and thats where alot of my issues lie is...
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    Finding REQUIRED FILES and .ISO's

    Making progress!!!

    The fastest way to "locate" the needed, required and very hard to find files, tools and .iso's is to do the following:

    1) Go to www.google.com

    2) In the search box type...
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    Thank You MUCH PlainBill! I have created a 15...

    Thank You MUCH PlainBill!

    I have created a 15 page word document from which I have copy and pasted information from various threads including the ones you listed. I dont feel I wasted time with it...
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    Well after more than 3 weeks of reading and...

    Well after more than 3 weeks of reading and jumping from thread to thread, taking notes I find myself back here to ask questions :( I havent h@cked any DTivos since last fall so I am once again...
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    I have a dumb question on that one, I have a...

    I have a dumb question on that one, I have a drive management utility that will allow you to change the settings to make a drive quieter.

    Will that affect the performance of the tivo at all?
    ...
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    IR sender port in rear

    I remember long long long ago a few things were mentioned about the IR sender port on the rear of the S1 DTivo's.

    I was wondering if any more research has been done to control the operation of a...
  96. Thread: Tivo Cooling2

    by 1dave1
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    Yea but my concern is and I have seen this...

    Yea but my concern is and I have seen this before, just because it cool at the sensor because of air flow doesnt always mean that critical componets are actually running cool.
  97. Thread: Tivo Cooling2

    by 1dave1
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    sorry I missed those lol but it could get...

    sorry I missed those lol but it could get expensive when I heat sink the heck out of my S1 lol

    the cooler it runs the longer it will last & its on its own ups. With a nice 12vdc fan on the...
  98. Thread: Tivo Cooling2

    by 1dave1
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    I found stick thermal tape and heat sinks but...

    I found stick thermal tape and heat sinks but there HAS to be a cheaper place to buy them, that could add up quick lol
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    DTivo Software Version Info

    Are there a few experts that would care to possably list out the different software versions and what the bells and whistles are and what the pro's and cons are for each.

    Its just a thought and...
  100. Thread: Tivo Cooling2

    by 1dave1
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    Thank you! Lotsa neat stuff there too!

    Thank you! Lotsa neat stuff there too!
  101. Thread: Tivo Cooling2

    by 1dave1
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    Tivo Cooling2

    Does ANYONE know where to find "Stick On" heat sinks? I feel they would help dissapate alot of heat. I added a 12vdc cooling fan to the rear of my Series1 and connected it to the 5vdc supply, cools...
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    Adding 2nd Drive to S1 2.5.2 Xtremed unit

    Its been over 2 years since I done a series one, I have one that needs more space. I dont want to replace the drive but just add a 2nd one. If I remember right all I need to do is "bless" the 2nd...
  103. Thread: Heat Sinks

    by 1dave1
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    Heat Sinks

    Does anyone have any suggestion on where to buy some "stick on" heat sinks?
  104. I would suggest selling the unit on E!BAY and...

    I would suggest selling the unit on E!BAY and buying a standalone unit to play with. Theres always someone out there looking for a dtivo.
    Unless you really like playing and making things work :)
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    PlainBill Thanks for your help, I still havent...

    PlainBill

    Thanks for your help, I still havent had time to get them done but I now have 3- 120gig HD's ready to go!

    ? Does anyone have a GOOD link to the 2.5 to 2.5.2 upgrade file for the...
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    Nothing wrong with that, I kinda left things...

    Nothing wrong with that, I kinda left things behind especiall after being a disabled vet, but now I am able to play with this stuff again. So I am learning series2 dtivo's.

    I finally got my last...
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    I would be willing to try the change or script...

    I would be willing to try the change or script just for the heck of it. I just got another series2 dtivo and I forced a call, it did nothing. I waited a few days and forced a call again and it...
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    Sticky: Folks, anyone with locals problems be sure to do...

    Folks, anyone with locals problems be sure to do the CLEAR & DELETE It resets guide data but wipes season passes. DON'T do that one that wipes everything, It says it takes an hour but if you start...
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    thank You very much Bill. I just got thru...

    thank You very much Bill.

    I just got thru going thru all of the posts on the sleeper iso again, doing some copying and pasting things into my own text document.

    I'll be sure to post what...
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    Thanks for the input, none of this S2 units have...

    Thanks for the input, none of this S2 units have ever been connected to a phone line. Both units that I am working on show there at version:

    3.1.0-01-2-151

    I wasnt sure what the latest version...
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    Whats the best direction for a NEW DTIVO?

    I am very comfortable with the modding of dtvio's, I have done a dozen series1 units in the past. I guess now its time to jump in and do a series2, since I now have 3 of them.

    I upgraded one...
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    Success!!!

    Thanks to everyone for there help. After about 5 hours and several power downs the unit FINALLY got past the "will take about an hour" screen and rebooted.

    It seems to be working ok, no ads or...
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    Yep unit is connected to a multi-dish. Thanks...

    Yep unit is connected to a multi-dish. Thanks captain_video, I have already read that thread and everyone like it, but I desperately hate to wipe the unit. Its not mine, plus my folks wouldnt be...
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    Series 1 Local Problems

    Well I am ready to pull my hair out! There has to be an answer!

    Heres a brief history: I am working with a DSR6000R1 DTivo, that was Xtreme 2.5'd about 2 years ago. It has been doing great with NO...
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    Sticky: Well it seems that when I run the RESET GUIDE...

    Well it seems that when I run the RESET GUIDE DATA it always hangs at 28%, I have left it for hours. The only way to get out is to reboot via link or pull the plug. At that time it will hang at 28%...
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    Sticky: Screwed up mess

    Well aint this a riot, I havent been on the forum in many months, and it seems that no files exist and nothing can be spoken of anymore. As for my problem I have a 6000 with 2.5 on it. I searched for...
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    Not sure, You could have had an LNB problem that...

    Not sure, You could have had an LNB problem that caused it. If "I" had a junk unit to remove a tuner from "I" would give it a try. Look over the schematics closely before attempting. This will give...
  118. I've never had that problem, I hope that helps. ...

    I've never had that problem, I hope that helps.
    It could be a voltage problem.

    If it is, You can raise the output voltage on the power supply by adjusting the little orange pot on the pwr...
  119. Did you reconfigure satellite setup for one tuner...

    Did you reconfigure satellite setup for one tuner only and see if you get the same symptoms.

    24vdc supplies power to the LNB
    30vdc supplies power to the satellite tuner.

    Check for these...
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    ALLELECTRONICS.COM has the power cables that...

    ALLELECTRONICS.COM has the power cables that will fit. I dont remember there item number tho :(
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    I would have just used the 80gig drive by itself.

    I would have just used the 80gig drive by itself.
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    BUT! It still wouldnt hurt to have a schematic...

    BUT! It still wouldnt hurt to have a schematic for the supply. I have gone as far as I can, now that my supply is working. I would really hate to disassemble it to lay the diagram out. I was hoping...
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    Well I just received the power supply for All...

    Well I just received the power supply for All Electronics Corp. I removed the switching control board and the voltage regulator and soldered it onto the DTivo power supply. I plugged it in and BING!...
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    I am glad to hear that! Thats exactly what I was...

    I am glad to hear that! Thats exactly what I was going to do, but I am still awaiting the SA supply from all electronics.

    homeytc:
    What about the yellow transformer? are they the same? I believe...
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    Read this link ...

    Read this link


    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21314
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    Try these links, this may get you heading in the...

    Try these links, this may get you heading in the right direction



    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21314
    ...
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    So I should be able to Mod a SA Tivo Power Supply...

    So I should be able to Mod a SA Tivo Power Supply will no problem..... I will let everyone know the results.
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    Thanks, I ordered one last week too. There...

    Thanks, I ordered one last week too. There probably isnt much wrong with these failing DTivo supplies. I am sure that tivo bidded these out to the lowest bidder and thats what the result was, a low...
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    Ya just have to be persistant. I am going to...

    Ya just have to be persistant. I am going to continue to work on this nonworking power supply and the diagram for it.
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    BETTER NEWS!!!!!!!

    If anyone is looking for a DTivo power supply Autec Power Systems has located 30 new ones in there warehouse.
    (3 are mine :))

    They will sell them for $59.72 each. They charge $25 per hour plus...
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    Update

    Well I just got off the phone with Autec Power Systems I was requesting the spec. sheet and schematic diagrams for the DTivo power supplies and this was the engineers responce:

    "We are very...
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    DTivo Power Supply Schematic *PROJECT* & $59 Pwr Supply

    I am requesting some help on the creation of a schematic diagram for the DTivo power supply.

    If we can get us a schematic drawn, voltage readings taken and a parts list made there is a chance of...
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    Heres part 2 it is NOT complete. If theres...

    Heres part 2 it is NOT complete.

    If theres ANYONE out here whom could help out on this project I would be sincerely greatfull.

    I am starting to believe after hours of probing and tracing that...
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    here the are in RAR Please rename the...

    here the are in RAR

    Please rename the extension from .BMP to .RAR
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    DTivo Power Supply Schematic *PROJECT*

    I have started working on a schematic diagram for the DTivo power supplies.
    This is the first half of the power supply, I need someone to read the values of the componets and update the diagram. My...
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    Putting a Sony image on a Phillips is no problem,...

    Putting a Sony image on a Phillips is no problem, it works fine. Including the sony remote. But from my trials, when I put a Phillips image in a Sony unit. It just didnt act right. Its been a year...
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    It sucks dont it? Its pretty bad when "THEY" can...

    It sucks dont it? Its pretty bad when "THEY" can determin that the lifetime of a 6000 or T60 is only 4 years! I hope mine last at least 10!
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    Well DTV requires PROOF of paying for a lifetime...

    Well DTV requires PROOF of paying for a lifetime sub.

    Then and ONLY then if they deem that you are the original owner that purchased the life time sub then they will give you a "REMAINING" credit...
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    I agree 100%

    I agree 100%
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    Tivo Lifetime Sub Ads on E Bay

    Its starting to eat me that people can get away with advertising Lifetime Sub on DTivos that are on E-Bay.

    DTV does not accept units having life time sub's. And will not allow them to be...
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    It's a shame that Weeknees wont share the...

    It's a shame that Weeknees wont share the schematic of the power supply and post it here. I would be a most kind act from them. Heck they might even get more bussiness from the forum. I dont thing a...
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    Well I am working on a schematic diagram for the...

    Well I am working on a schematic diagram for the DTivo pwr supply. I am also ordering one of the SA pwr supplies from All Electronics Corp. from the photo of it, it looks like that the logic board...
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    I am working on a schematic diagram of the DTivo...

    I am working on a schematic diagram of the DTivo pwr supply. I am slowly breaking it down.

    It would be much easier if we could locate a schematic diagram of one. I know theres one out there. Its...
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    Part 2

    Part 2
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    Or is this what your looking for? There are to...

    Or is this what your looking for?

    There are to parts to download

    right click and Save As

    and change the extension from .BMP to .RAR


    Hope this helps!
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    is this what your looking for? ...

    is this what your looking for?

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=20819
  147. Thread: Help with T60

    by 1dave1
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    try running the satellite setup and set it up for...

    try running the satellite setup and set it up for single feed lnb (one tuner) and see what happens. Its a long shot, but mine did the same thing over a year ago. The one tuner worked, I rebooted then...
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    My best guess would be a hard drive problem. If...

    My best guess would be a hard drive problem. If you have another drive to try you could go that route. Or you could remove the drives and install them in your computer and run a diagnostic on them. ...
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    Thank you very very very much.

    Thank you very very very much.
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    Schematic software

    I am in search of software to layout "draw" schematic diagrams.

    I am disecting the tivo power supply that is giving me problems and would like to draw it out. I used to have an autocad program...
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