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Topic # 95522 6-Jan-2012 20:24 Send private message

I would like to be able to transfer some of my recordings on TiVo over to the computer. There was a software called TiVo Desktop I presume its now gone. Is that correct? Would there be another way to transfer recordings?




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  Reply # 565507 6-Jan-2012 20:26 Send private message




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  Reply # 565511 6-Jan-2012 20:30 Send private message

gregmcc: it's still there

https://shop.mytivo.com.au/online/nz/home-networking-package


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That's in Aussie. Is there somewhere I can get that from NZ?
Thanks. 




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  Reply # 565514 6-Jan-2012 20:36 Send private message

That is the correct place, look closely at the URL!

All they do once you pay is provide you with a media key and a download link


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  Reply # 565529 6-Jan-2012 21:38 Send private message

you can also use kmttg after you have purchased it the network package, which I find much better than the tivo desktop softwre, where audio can get out of sync.

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  Reply # 565568 6-Jan-2012 22:43 Send private message

And yes, it is ~NZ$120, just for the privelige of unlocking that functionality.

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  Reply # 565571 6-Jan-2012 22:51 Send private message

Skolink: And yes, it is ~NZ$120, just for the privelige of unlocking that functionality.


Pretty large amount since the tivo cost me $199, but it is worth it. Especially for the ability to move recordings from one tivo to another and watch it while it is being done. I guess it is also for the upkeep of the tivo servers, as it is a one time lifetime service fee.



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  Reply # 565582 6-Jan-2012 23:06 Send private message

Skolink: And yes, it is ~NZ$120, just for the privelige of unlocking that functionality.


I know right??!!??






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  Reply # 565583 6-Jan-2012 23:10 Send private message

mattwnz

How is the functionality of transferring recordings from Tivo to pc? or do you use kmttg?
you just have to buy once the HNP once and if you have an additional Tivo you have to buy another key.




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  Reply # 565652 7-Jan-2012 08:43 Send private message

Skolink: And yes, it is ~NZ$120, just for the privelige of unlocking that functionality.


 

Just be glad it's not Feeview certified then.  There would be no network package..




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  Reply # 565662 7-Jan-2012 09:26 Send private message

sonyxperiageek: mattwnz

How is the functionality of transferring recordings from Tivo to pc? or do you use kmttg?
you just have to buy once the HNP once and if you have an additional Tivo you have to buy another key.


I don't believe that is true.

One media access key does for a household. 

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  Reply # 565674 7-Jan-2012 09:42 Send private message

I beleive it's 1 media key per PC, it doesn't matter the number of tivo's in on the network

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  Reply # 565783 7-Jan-2012 14:44 Send private message

The media key is tied to your account.  So you can have multiple tivos and multiple pc's using it.

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  Reply # 566450 9-Jan-2012 12:01 Send private message

wallop: The media key is tied to your account.  So you can have multiple tivos and multiple pc's using it.

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Works fine for me like that.

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