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Topic # 92479 30-Oct-2011 17:10 Send private message

I now have a second Tivo.
Both Tivo's know about each other, but both say that there no recordings on the other device.
Can anyone with 2 Tivo's help me?

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  Reply # 539321 30-Oct-2011 18:30 Send private message

I have not done it, and you don't say exactly what you want to achieve, but have you checked these TiVo help articles out?


http://support.tivo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/161
http://support.tivo.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/390/kw/network

Would be interested to know if it works on NZ models




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  Reply # 539336 30-Oct-2011 19:37 Send private message

Have you got the media key set correctly in both tivo's?, have you logged in to the tivo web site and activated the 2nd tivo, and got the service number put in?


Greg



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  Reply # 539345 30-Oct-2011 20:43 Send private message

gregmcc: Have you got the media key set correctly in both tivo's?, have you logged in to the tivo web site and activated the 2nd tivo, and got the service number put in?


Greg


Yes, I have.



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Master Geek


  Reply # 539362 30-Oct-2011 21:16 Send private message

After leaving it for a couple of hours, it is now working.
I don't know why!
I did rename the tivo's on the web site and I can now see the new names.

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  Reply # 539366 30-Oct-2011 21:35 Send private message

Dude or dudetee LOL i had 2 tivos and mine were the same sometimes I couldnt see both. I use to like sending programmes from one to the other that was great

I have one tivo I was given the other one i sent back to ttelecom for a refund.

I was told they are giving out free tivos too their customers now 

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  Reply # 539382 30-Oct-2011 22:26 Send private message

aaron11: Dude or dudetee LOL i had 2 tivos and mine were the same sometimes I couldnt see both. I use to like sending programmes from one to the other that was great

I have one tivo I was given the other one i sent back to ttelecom for a refund.

I was told they are giving out free tivos too their customers now?


The free ones will likely be when you bundle with other services on a long term contract,

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  Reply # 539392 30-Oct-2011 22:59 Send private message

Yes 2 yr contract with them i think
thank god i sent  mine back I dont miss it at all with the my ski plus
But as i said i kept the other tivo for my room lol 



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Master Geek


  Reply # 540005 1-Nov-2011 18:12 Send private message

aaron11: Yes 2 yr contract with them i think
thank god i sent  mine back I dont miss it at all with the my ski plus
But as i said i kept the other tivo for my room lol 


Well, that scared me, because I had just signed a Telecom Services Agreement.
I was told 12  months, and I checked with Telecom and it IS 12 months.

PS I have Sky and Tivo (now 2) and I make use of them both (a lot).

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  Reply # 540016 1-Nov-2011 18:47 Send private message

I have both too and use both !!!!!

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  Reply # 541298 4-Nov-2011 19:54 Send private message

I have 1x TiVo with the Home Networking Package. If I buy a second Tivo, do I need to buy a second HNP or does the one key apply to both Tivos? I'm assuming I'd be able to at least transfer programs between them anyway? Thanks if anyone can help.

Oh and BTW, how easy is it to talk TC into giving me a second TiVo if I commit to 12 or 24 months longer on Total Home Broadband if I'm not in a "selected area where the door knockers go"?

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  Reply # 541300 4-Nov-2011 19:56 Send private message

I had 2 x tivos and 1 x home networking package 
so you dont need two HNP 

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