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  1. Seeing that today is the day that the date would...

    Seeing that today is the day that the date would need to be changed to 1999, to keep the days in sync, here is the remote control backdoor info that I mentioned in my first post:
  2. You can easily run if from bash. If you don't...

    You can easily run if from bash. If you don't have bash yet, you might as well install it if you're hooking the hard drive back up to a PC. Here is a link telling how to install bash from a PC....
  3. Yes. This is how my Phillips is set up. What you...

    Yes. This is how my Phillips is set up. What you do is change the setting to IR, when using bash. When you're done with bash, you change it back to the seriel port setting, and your fine. If you...
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    Sorry. My bad :o

    Sorry. My bad :o
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    sekser, Have you tried doing a backup. I've...

    sekser,

    Have you tried doing a backup. I've had really good luck with backing up dying hard drives and using the image on a new hard drive.
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    Isn't a SVR2000 a series II tivo? I would try the...

    Isn't a SVR2000 a series II tivo? I would try the SA Series II forum.
  7. That would work fine. Just, for me, this was the...

    That would work fine. Just, for me, this was the easiest way to do it. You could also set it up so that fixup is run every time a phone call is attempted. I just did it at reboot because it only...
  8. Starting March 1'st use 1999

    This year is a leap year. Starting March 1st, use 1999 (assuming that your guide data isn't older than that). If you set your date to far back into the 90's it will revert back to the date that your...
  9. Anyone interested in doing this, checkout my new...

    Anyone interested in doing this, checkout my new thread titled "Easiest way to get rid of all nag screens and use your tivo as a VCR". I used an old trick of mine by changing the time in the tivo,...
  10. Easiest Way to get rid of all nag screens and use Tivo as a VCR

    No need to use Slice files.

    This assumes that you have bash, have a tivo that at one time was subd, or had guide data. This is written for SW version 2.5, but can be used for other versions if you...
  11. O.K. That seems easy enough. I thought that I had...

    O.K. That seems easy enough. I thought that I had to change something in rc.sysinit, or in another file, from xxxxxx = Failed to xxxxxx=Suceeded, then put something that executes the file in the...
  12. Need instructions for fixup25 (SA with 2.5 sw)

    Does anyone know where I can find instructions for using this file. I'm pretty sure that it's different from the use of fixup02c (with 2.0 sw)
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    Aquiring Program Guide Data Messages

    I have 2 DSR6K's both showing "Aquiring Program Guide Data. Some data may not be available for 1 to 2 days." Niether have been rebooted lately. One is extreemly slow with Search by title. Whats up?...
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    Via Bash...... Here is an example of how you...

    Via Bash......

    Here is an example of how you would set the time to 6/16/2002 at 1:30:00 AM(don't type the single quote('). This would be approximately 9:30 AM pacific time, depending on if it was...
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    You don't have to hack anything. Go to the...

    You don't have to hack anything. Go to the "Direct TV" menu. Then Uncheck the Channels that you don't want to see in "Channels that I receive"
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    You may have to look into a JP1 remote. That's...

    You may have to look into a JP1 remote. That's the only way that I could get a universal remote working that would control my Aiwa system. The thing is.....nothing beats the penut remote for me. I...
  17. Thanks

    Thanks
  18. Captin, do you have a source that I could look...

    Captin, do you have a source that I could look into furter to confirm the bird separation thing that you are talking about. It would make a world of difference if I could get everything off the with...
  19. Your right, I was confused about the two sats....

    Your right, I was confused about the two sats. The vegas locals come from the 119 bird.
  20. Oh crap, I didn't even think about that. Anyway,...

    Oh crap, I didn't even think about that. Anyway, I'm still curious. Has anyone done this, even with a normal receiver?
  21. I can get channels off the 101 sat with a round dish, right?

    The 101 sat is the one that has locals for Vegas, right? I recently moved and direct TV is telling me that I need an Oval dish for locals. This is only so that I can get feeds from both sats, right?...
  22. - LOL :D O.K. that's just not fair, that you...

    - LOL :D

    O.K. that's just not fair, that you know who I am, but your using a different user name :o

    I don't want to disable it because every once in a while it will pick up some good stuff. I...
  23. Yea, that occured to me, but losing all of my...

    Yea, that occured to me, but losing all of my recordings isn't an option. It's not THAT important to fix the thumbs up problem. After doing the 2.5.2 upgrade, I did a "Clear program & guide data" and...
  24. Can't reset thumbs up & Tivo Suggestions.

    The only major thing that I've done lately is upgrade to 2.5.2 with xtreme upgrade. My thumb ratings don't work well & it keeps recording crap that I don't like, no matter how many thumbs down I give...
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    1) Yes the reciever will still work, you will...

    1) Yes the reciever will still work, you will have to order PPV's by phone, or over the internet. The Tivo will be limited to only pausing live TV. You won't be able to record anything(even with...
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    Sticky: Upgrade worked on top of Kravens

    Just wanted to say that I installed 2.5.2 over Kravens & it worked well. Got my locals back :) I was hesitant to do it because of some early reports of some minor problems getting locals back(over...
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    P.S. be prepared to lose all of your recordings...

    P.S. be prepared to lose all of your recordings and season passes.
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    I could be wrong, but I think that you'll need to...

    I could be wrong, but I think that you'll need to start with 2.5 xtreme. Most of the upgrades assume that you're running xtreme, and have flashed your prom(somthing that xtreme does for you).

    So...
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    Both a Direct TV unit, and a Stand Alone can be...

    Both a Direct TV unit, and a Stand Alone can be used without a subscription for pausing and rewinding live TV. The Stand Alone unit can be used for recording, as well. Both will give you a bunch of...
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    Sticky: nevermind

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    No Prob. By the way, my hack went well. My only...

    No Prob. By the way, my hack went well. My only concern was that I was using a Tivo that was hacked with Fixup02c(pre 2.5 xtreme).

    P.S. I'm glad that we've cleared up this gender thing. That last...
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    My bad :o . I usually try to avoid doing that. I...

    My bad :o . I usually try to avoid doing that. I guess I ended up unconciously making the assumption in a single post when I was typing faster than I was thinking. I didn't even take notice of your...
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    After I posted, I considered something similar. I...

    After I posted, I considered something similar. I know that Kravens upgrade uses 115200, but i didn't know that this upgrade would install at 115200. What I was thinking is that He changed his baud...
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    My concern is that I would think that you should...

    My concern is that I would think that you should have recieved a bash propt after reboot. I know that this upgrade can cause a loss of some hacks(which xplusz replaces some), but bash shouldn't be...
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    Yes, since you're using bash, you only need to...

    Yes, since you're using bash, you only need to move those Two files, not the whole ISO image. Actually, I think that there might be 3 files in the 2.5.2 upgrade folder in the ISO image, you'll see...
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    Winimage will allow you to see all of the files...

    Winimage will allow you to see all of the files that are in the ISO from your PC. Before you connect anything to the Tivo, you use Winimage to extract those two files to a separate folder within your...
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    We don't have to make "upgrd252.tcl" executable?

    We don't have to make "upgrd252.tcl" executable?
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    Sticky: cognac, I think that losing locals with 2.5.0...

    cognac,

    I think that losing locals with 2.5.0 is a normal problem. However, having locals change from your market(LA) to cleveland tells me that it might be a problem with your card. This problem...
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    Sticky: Assuming that 2.5.2, will do, what I would like...

    Assuming that 2.5.2, will do, what I would like to know is if Kaven's original Xtreme Upgrade changed anything in rc.sysinit, that will stop this upgrade from happening? Also, if i commented out some...
  40. Correct me if Im wrong, but unless something has...

    Correct me if Im wrong, but unless something has drastically changed in the last week, your download didn't come from the stream. It most likely happened as a result of your turbonet connection
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    Well, there's only one way to be sure that it's...

    Well, there's only one way to be sure that it's the right cable(besides getting it to work with the tivo), Do you have a continuity tester, or an Ohm meter?

    Just check the pinout. It should be...
  42. I had this same exact problem once, and like...

    I had this same exact problem once, and like Shawn, I was totally convinced that it had nothing to do with the remote. After going into a reboot loop, I unpluged it for 24 hours. It's worked fine...
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    He has a series II, so It won't work. Omeg133 has...

    He has a series II, so It won't work. Omeg133 has posted this question in at least 3 forums.
  44. Well, if you want, you can see the TiVo Series 2...

    Well, if you want, you can see the TiVo Series 2 Hacking forum. Personally, i think that your into a world of hurt. I've been hacking Tivos for a couple of years now, & still don't think that I'm...
  45. There's no easy answer to your question. About...

    There's no easy answer to your question. About 1/2 of the answer, can't be discussed here. Direct Tv hacking isn't discussed, and it's assumed that if you have a Tivo reciever set up for a p4 & you...
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    What's the use? You're not going to get every...

    What's the use? You're not going to get every channel anyway. Say your in NY, you're only going to be able to pick up NBCW, CBSW, FOXW & ABCW from LA. You get them in the 300's anyway. I guess that...
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    Bubblelamp, I rarely disagree with you & freely...

    Bubblelamp, I rarely disagree with you & freely admit that you are more knowledgable in hacking tivo's than I, but I have to disagree. What are you basing your assumption on? Just because it says...
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    If you're not concerned with losing recordings,...

    If you're not concerned with losing recordings, or season's passes, I'm pretty sure that you can just use xtreme25. In order to rollback the software, you're going to have to flash the prom. Xtreme...
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    You need fixup30

    Attached (p.s. See the yahoo group "Tivo-Canada" for more info.)
  50. LOL- How far did they have to go back in time to...

    LOL- How far did they have to go back in time to claim that it retials for $699. Kind of remindes me of the latest south park episode.
  51. I don't know that I agree that it's impossible....

    I don't know that I agree that it's impossible. If it was to be done, you would need this INFO . You would also want to look into all of the hacks involved in the Series II forum, to see how to get...
  52. Thread: midupdate?

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    Check the readme and find your local info then...

    Check the readme and find your local info then add it to the execution command. For example I'm in LA and my market info is 113(I think?), so to execute, I do this:

    ./midupdate.tcl 113
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    Sticky: This is the reason that you've never lost them(in...

    This is the reason that you've never lost them(in the past). The only time that I lost them, is when I used a card with locals for a diff. zip. When I put back in my subd card, or one with the...
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    Sticky: O.k.. well how about this. I get UPN & WB. These...

    O.k.. well how about this. I get UPN & WB. These are not national feeds. Plus I've lost my locals before. Just because they are national feeds, don't mean that they show up(and work) in the ch2-99...
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    Sticky: I'm running 2.5.1 & Nossd. Not having any...

    I'm running 2.5.1 & Nossd. Not having any problems with LA locals. Just an FYI, in case it helps.
  56. I run it, just as an additional level of...

    I run it, just as an additional level of security. If an unwanted software upgrade comes down the pipeline in the future, Maybe it will help, maybe it won't. The reason for it, is that there is a...
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    I can't confirm the DC210, but if it helps, I...

    I can't confirm the DC210, but if it helps, I couldn't find my seriel cable once, and used the seriel cable that came with MY digital camera. I hooked it up to a continuity tester(first) and...
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    Thanks. I'll give it a shot.

    Thanks. I'll give it a shot.
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    O.K. I still can't get it working on my Kraven...

    O.K. I still can't get it working on my Kraven unit. But it is doing something because it boots with backdoors enabled, but it seems to be using some resources and slowing down the Tivo. So.....How...
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    2 People = 3 Tivos(& 6 different channels being...

    2 People = 3 Tivos(& 6 different channels being recorded at the same time). Sounds about right :D

    Just don't feed them too much. I hear sometimes they get sick and throw up thier /var/hack. ;) ...
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    Ebay has some pretty good deals on DSR6000...

    Ebay has some pretty good deals on DSR6000 remotes right now. I don't know if the price will spike at the last minute. But currently they're brand new and selling for <$15. 1/2 of them are the good...
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    I don't believe that it is, but I think that even...

    I don't believe that it is, but I think that even Kravens first upgrade included some rcsysinit mods to help prevent software upgrades. Then again, if you received an attempted software upgrade, I...
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    Actually, if your a newbie, you probably don't...

    Actually, if your a newbie, you probably don't know how primary master/primary slave, ect, relates to hda, and hdb, etc. Also, Hinsdales guide has good info on checking jumper settings, where to...
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    The link doesn't work, but yes, the 34 button...

    The link doesn't work, but yes, the 34 button remotes work great. Personally, I would prefer one of those. They are the newest option for the penut remote.
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    AFAIK Nossd only blocks upgrades through the...

    AFAIK Nossd only blocks upgrades through the satellite, so if you have a phone line plugged in, it won't help. Also, just so you know people have mixed results with it, and some service updates(no...
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    I always refer to Hinsdale's How To ...

    I always refer to Hinsdale's How To When I mess with extreme. It contains all the information(or files) you might need that might not be contained in xtreme.
  67. Thread: blesstivo

    by groundhog
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    Please let us know if/when you successfully add...

    Please let us know if/when you successfully add it. I've been wondering about this as well.
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    Cool. Just wanted to throw in my 2 cents. I was...

    Cool. Just wanted to throw in my 2 cents. I was once following a thread here that after 2 Days got totally deleted(after some heated arguments). I understood why, but I had wished that it could have...
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    NO!!!!!!!! don't delete this thread. Lock it...

    NO!!!!!!!! don't delete this thread. Lock it down.....Absolutely. Edit a couple of peoples posts if you need to, O.K. Please don't delete it. The original thread is very important to many of us.
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    Glad to hear it :)

    Glad to hear it :)
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    LOL :) You never actaully enter all of those...

    LOL :) You never actaully enter all of those things at a single time. It is an example of every posible key you can use to enter the command that you want. Go a little down in the readme, and you'll...
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    Well. That's exactly what I did. It worked the...

    Well. That's exactly what I did. It worked the first time. I'm assuming that a reboot will make it work agian, but I'd hate to have to reboot every time I use it.
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    From what I remember, assuming that you subscribe...

    From what I remember, assuming that you subscribe to Direct TV, You call direct TV & tell them that you have a defective remote. They give you some sort of autorization number, then you call...
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    I don't understand the purpose of pressing the...

    I don't understand the purpose of pressing the "1" button. Maybe that was my problem? It supposidly ends the script, so if I reboot maybe I can get it working again, then as long as I don't hit the...
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    Thanks. I guess it's like the Rocky Horror...

    Thanks. I guess it's like the Rocky Horror Picture Show. Bad video game that gains huge popularity, for unknown reasons, just because people are goofing on it?
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    WTF is "All your base are belong to us."

    I know that a Tivo easter egg reveals something like "All your hardware belongs to us". But where did the original quote come from. I clicked on a link on the bottom of a superzap post THIS ONE And...
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    Could be a number of things, including a power...

    Could be a number of things, including a power supply problem. I'm pretty sure that with most hard drive problems, you will at least get to a "Welcome Powering Up" Screen. Even if you pull the hard...
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    Yea, you can make the /var/hack dir, and it will...

    Yea, you can make the /var/hack dir, and it will stick. I made mine over 6 months ago, and haven't lost it. Kraven's upgrade should have had a version of logsnull which solved the problem of losing...
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    Try midupdate.tcl.

    Try midupdate.tcl.
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    I tried to reinstall by simply doing '/setup...

    I tried to reinstall by simply doing '/setup -u'-DIDN'T work. I tried by deleting the file and replacing it with a 3.1 file that I just downloaded, then ran a full install(Not an upgrade)-DIDN'T...
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    I receiving the following error...

    I'm having a problem with the xplusz install. I get the following error:



    Some of xplusz seems to work, because I get backdoors enabled on reboot, but whenever I change the call waiting option,...
  82. Thanks. I could have sworn I looked for the...

    Thanks. I could have sworn I looked for the instructions before and couldn't find them. I must have blown right past them. Awsome feature. Thanks.
  83. Superzap, Reguarding using a Direct Tivo unit, do...

    Superzap, Reguarding using a Direct Tivo unit, do you have any instructions on how to execute the batch vcr hack, after installing it in xplusz?

    - The readme mentions that you should backup your...
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    It's not really a tivo related question. Nozkt...

    It's not really a tivo related question. Nozkt info can be found easily at other sites(sites that allow that type of discussion). These type of modifications were done to non-tivo receivers long...
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    This would be the only forum to find it. P.S....

    This would be the only forum to find it.

    P.S. Even if you get a fixup file working on it, your still not going to get Guide data.
  86. Thread: hdr 312

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    Well, I tested it on a 54", but I hear that size...

    Well, I tested it on a 54", but I hear that size doesn't matter :D . I never did a side-by-side comparison, but all I know is that I was a little let down when I first hooked up my dsr6000.
    P.S. I...
  87. Thread: hdr 312

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    Some may argure otherwise, but personally, I...

    Some may argure otherwise, but personally, I can't tell the difference. If you use best quality, it's extremely clear & very rarely gets any picilation with minimal amounts of action. The direct tv...
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    Yes, you can use it that way. The benifit of a...

    Yes, you can use it that way. The benifit of a Stand Alone unit is that you can also use it with Cable, if you want. Or, you can copy something from a VCR tape to it, or whatever, if you get...
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    Hell Yes! I'd buy it even if it's open, missing...

    Hell Yes! I'd buy it even if it's open, missing the manual, remote and all of the cables.

    IMHO, It's worth about $200.
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    Mine is a 2x4 with both inputs from 101.

    Mine is a 2x4 with both inputs from 101.
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    I guess that you got your answer here:...

    I guess that you got your answer here: http://dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=22774

    Please don't post the same question in more than one forum.
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    Or you can put the Tivo Outside, use the Coax...

    Or you can put the Tivo Outside, use the Coax Output from the Tivo to the TV, and use Wireless IR extenders to change the channel :)
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    Should both multiswitches be powered, or can just...

    Should both multiswitches be powered, or can just the first one be powered? If the second one is within a foot or two from the First, would it need to be powered? I currently have a powered...
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    I don't think that is true anymore. Personally I...

    I don't think that is true anymore. Personally I wouldn't want to involve myself with the headache of a Series II hack, at this point, but it's beginning to look like it's fully hackable given the...
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    You don't want a data cd or a bootable CD. You...

    You don't want a data cd or a bootable CD. You want to choose an option that says"Create CD from CD image", then I think that you will be given an option to choose"From .iso". Sorry that I don't have...
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    I really doubt that it's a hard drive related...

    I really doubt that it's a hard drive related problem. I've completely removed a drive, powered up the unit, and received a "Welcome Powering Up" message.
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    I haven't really read this thread, but in case...

    I haven't really read this thread, but in case anyone hasn't posted anything like this, here is a Dolby Digital Toslink to Coax converter box that you can buy for pretty cheap from radioshack.
    ...
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    How would we do this with the boot299 file. Say I...

    How would we do this with the boot299 file. Say I replaced the boot299 file with a different one(and backed the original as boot299.bak). Would I do it somewhat like what I show below?


    if [ -e...
  99. Thread: noppv help

    by groundhog
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    -Put the file in /var/hack = 'cd /var/hack'...

    -Put the file in /var/hack = 'cd /var/hack'
    'rz'
    (transfer the file with zmodem in Terraterm)
    -Make it executable = 'chmod +x noppv.tcl'
    -While in /var/hack, type this = './noppv.tcl dump'...
  100. No, sorry. I just meant that I set the password...

    No, sorry. I just meant that I set the password for parental control & it just happens that no one else uses it on the Tivo that I was talking about.
  101. It's not that big of a deal. I change the title...

    It's not that big of a deal. I change the title and description, and I used to move it to the bottom of "Now Showing". Since January 2003, I can only move it half way down. I can still password...
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    There's a way to test the hardware while booting....

    There's a way to test the hardware while booting. I think that you hold the pause button & hold the remote towards the tivo while booting. If you get two yellow(or orange)?) lights, it's good?? Look...
  103. Is there a way to change the year in Edititle?

    I'm having a problem hiding my porn :o . I can only change the month and day of a recording, so it still stays above all of my 2002 recordings. I can't move anything to the bottom of the list! If I...
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    Agreed. I wasted at least a half hour of my time,...

    Agreed. I wasted at least a half hour of my time, clearing and deleting (setting up 18 seasons passes again). Granted the process took over 2 hours but most of that was in waiting for the receiver to...
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    Removing my hard drive, hooking it up to a PC,...

    Removing my hard drive, hooking it up to a PC, and upgrading to 2.5.2, is easier than clearing program data and to do list?

    & as far as the zip code & changing other settings with whatever your...
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    Dolby digital doesn't carry the tivo sound...

    Dolby digital doesn't carry the tivo sound effects. So if you use the optical output, you won't hear them. If you still have a tv, or reciever hooked up to the coax, or composite A/V jacks, you will...
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    You need the No PPV file. Xplusz will do most of...

    You need the No PPV file. Xplusz will do most of what you want. It includes most of the files you mentioned, plus noppv. Also, I assume that most of your freezing isn't due to 2.5.1, it's due to the...
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    Also look for the letterbox versions of movies on...

    Also look for the letterbox versions of movies on PPV. Those are usually the ones that have DD. Sometimes it's harder to find dolby digital in the description, than the word "letterbox". So, for...
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    . Oh, well...to clarify, I had no local...

    .

    Oh, well...to clarify, I had no local channels, period. After running midupdate, I quickly had them all (after rebooting & letting the guide data reach 100%). However, most of the guide data...
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    They do? I know that every IRD has a...

    They do? I know that every IRD has a signal(strenth) meater, but I've never seen anything indicating the amount of information being piped in(mbps). Or is the signal strength somehow related to how...
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    With me, right after running it & REBOOTING, as...

    With me, right after running it & REBOOTING, as soon as I could watch Live TV, I had the correct locals added in the guide, and I could watch the channels.

    You should get something like:
    Old...
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    O.K., thanks. Good to know, in case I ever take...

    O.K., thanks. Good to know, in case I ever take the leap to 3.1.
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    These are the only button shortcuts that I'm...

    These are the only button shortcuts that I'm aware of:

    From a thread by Otto at AVS:
    10. Shortcuts
    Backdoor mode not required, listed here for completeness.

    TiVo 0 - Plays the TiVo guy boot...
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    I've deleted and replaced the boot299 in 2.5.1 &...

    I've deleted and replaced the boot299 in 2.5.1 & have never had to chmod it. Do you need to make it executable in 2.5.2?
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    Well, I've found it pretty easy to uninstall &...

    Well, I've found it pretty easy to uninstall & reinstall xplusz in the past. You can uninstall it with the last command in the readme, then try midupdate one more time & reinstall it, if needed. If...
  116. I think that the main reason people lose them is...

    I think that the main reason people lose them is because at some point, or another, they stick a card in the receiver that is authorized for locals in another city. Legit, or not, when you put the...
  117. P.S. Move the file with Terra term(or other...

    P.S. Move the file with Terra term(or other program) to /var/hack
    'cd /var/hack'
    'chmod +x midupdate.tcl'
    './midupdate.tcl 48'
    'reboot'
  118. Have you tried Midupdate? You can get the latest...

    Have you tried Midupdate? You can get the latest verison on page 2 of THIS Thread. Worked for me. Just make sure that your legit card is in there while you run it. Don't try sticking another card in...
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    Are you letting the guide update 100% prior to...

    Are you letting the guide update 100% prior to running it each time(to the point where you can watch live TV). Don't know if this is needed, but just a thought.

    Are you running any version of...
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    Sticky: Well, I'll take these four: - FIXDEMO = If you...

    Well, I'll take these four:
    - FIXDEMO = If you get a message that interrupts live TV a lot, saying "A tour of Tivo Central". You need to use this to fix it.
    - TIVOTITLE = Listings in "Now showing"...
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    Yea, that did it. First I cleared all of the...

    Yea, that did it. First I cleared all of the program stuff, and it did nothing. A few hours later, I tried the new midupdate. It said something like "old market value was 134, New value is 113". ...
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    Just reread this. I guess you are saying to...

    Just reread this. I guess you are saying to forget about midupdate, and simply clear program data . Damn. Didn't want to do that, but I'll give it a shot.
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    No, I was in /var/hack, and that's where...

    No, I was in /var/hack, and that's where midupdate is, as well. I'll try removing it, and using the most current version. I don't want to kill my todo list, unless I'm sure the file will execute...
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    Well, I still haven't tryed clearing the...

    Well, I still haven't tryed clearing the programs,etc., but before I do that, I want to make sure that midupdate's running correctly. Currently I'm getting the following errors:
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    What I was trying to say is that my Subd card(P4)...

    What I was trying to say is that my Subd card(P4) does have the locals. I pay for LA locals. All of the sudden, last week, they disappeard from the guide. I confirmed that the channels are still...
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    Hum...I did this: From bash at /var/hack: ...

    Hum...I did this:

    From bash at /var/hack:

    'chmod +x midupdate.tcl'
    'tivosh ./midupdate.tcl 113'
    'reboot'


    Guides never filled in. Ch.2-99 don't exist. This is on my subd card, and I'm...
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    I spent 1/2 hour trying to hack my Tivo with...

    I spent 1/2 hour trying to hack my Tivo with midupdate before realizing that I have a 2.5.2 version. I came here and found Selectlocals for 2.5.1 after a 1/2 hour of searching, but after another 1/2...
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    Thanks

    Thanks
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    So I live in LA and the value is 09. So would I...

    So I live in LA and the value is 09. So would I use 09 for x, & nothing for Y, or would I use 0 for x, and 9 for y?

    P.S. Thanks sniet. To clarify, when you say that I might need to use the...
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    I don't know about anyone else, but I've lost LA....

    I don't know about anyone else, but I've lost LA. This is on my subd card. I don't get TBA, or anything, Just No guide data for 2-99.
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    Two quick questions: 1) Where can I find...

    Two quick questions:
    1) Where can I find midupdate.tcl? All I've found so far is midupdate.txt. If the complete file is unavailable, will someone fill me in on how to convert the .txt file to a...
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    Are you using the standard Direct TV guide, or...

    Are you using the standard Direct TV guide, or are you using the Tivo guide? Assuming that you're using a Direct TV Tivo, & the Tivo Guide, try pressing the "Live TV" button once to show the guide...
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    Make sure that you are at the correct speed. ...

    Make sure that you are at the correct speed.

    Standard connection speed for xtreme = 9600bps
    Standard connection speed for Kravens upgrade = 115200pbs


    Also, if you have an ohm meter, confirm...
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    Do a search of really old posts about 2.5.2. Loss...

    Do a search of really old posts about 2.5.2. Loss of hacks was a common problem. The update forced a change in the patician area (/hd7 vs. /hd4?). You'll need to mount the drive to your pc, and move...
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    No offense taken. I didn't think that my...

    No offense taken. I didn't think that my individual post set you off anyway.





    Yea, I know, & yes it was a problem, but my main concern was the potencial loss of my paid sub. When all else...
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    O.K., well I actually posted that mine do work,...

    O.K., well I actually posted that mine do work, but I admit that I do have a round dish and I'm not using mvchannels or anything & I'm just set up for the standard LA locals off the normal spot beam....
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    Running 2.5.1 with fixup(not xtreme) & xplusz in...

    Running 2.5.1 with fixup(not xtreme) & xplusz in LA. I put my legit sub P4 in last night for the first time in a week or two. Originally, I had no locals on the channel lineup. Left it in all night....
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    Re: Locals, according to SuperZap

    Re: Locals, according to SuperZap
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    Been there, done that! I'm glad you fixed it. I...

    Been there, done that! I'm glad you fixed it. I did the exact same thing you did once & had the exact same problem finding the backup. Thank god for the .bak file - huh :)
  140. You should just be able to click on the T-60 file...

    You should just be able to click on the T-60 file & download it. You don't need any special files, or programs to do so.
  141. http://www.framethrower.com

    http://www.framethrower.com
  142. This doesn't sound good. Maybe if you had a sony...

    This doesn't sound good. Maybe if you had a sony image, it would work correctly? I'm suprized that the thing boots at all with that error. I don't know where you can get a T60 image. Check the How-To...
  143. I only have a second to respond, so forgive me if...

    I only have a second to respond, so forgive me if this is incomplete or if I missed something.

    1. No, not easily. The serial number needs to be cleared(clear and delete everything) & a unit that...
  144. Thread: SA tivo

    by groundhog
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    Try this link to the AVS forum: ...

    Try this link to the AVS forum:

    http://www.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?s=&threadid=64240
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    Try mounting the dos drive again, first.

    Try mounting the dos drive again, first.
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    By the way I may have used the wrong choice of...

    By the way I may have used the wrong choice of words above. I said that it needs to be burned as a bootable CD. Someone in another forum mentioned something about "Don't burn it as a bootable CD,...
  147. Thread: Cam ID??

    by groundhog
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    When you cancel a subscription from direct TV....

    When you cancel a subscription from direct TV. They add your card number to a database. If someone trys to use your card(or card number) in the future, they get a message saying that it is no longer...
  148. Thread: SA tivo

    by groundhog
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    be more specific as to what hacks you want, and...

    be more specific as to what hacks you want, and what you want to do. For the most part, A SA tivo needs to be subd & plugged to a phone line. If you want to use it without service, you can, but only...
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    Try this thread:...

    Try this thread: http://dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=20561&highlight=burn+and+xtreme

    If it doens't help, do a search for 'xtreme and burn'. That's how i found this.
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    Sounds about right. Just make sure that you...

    Sounds about right. Just make sure that you burned the CD the right way. It needs to be burned as a bootable CD. Also, make sure that the drives are jumpered correctly, and pay close attention to...
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