Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

RXV



91 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


Topic # 99057 12-Mar-2012 08:22 Send private message

I've just got my second tivo up and running and bought the HNP.  This is all working fine.  I've renamed both Tivos - one for 'lounge' and one 'family'.  The tivos now appear on each others Now Playing List, and I can transfer between devices fine.

What is strange is that each tivo appears twice - once under 'Lounge Media Device' and again under 'Media Device'.  The same applies to the other machine where I see 'Family Media Device' and 'Media Device'.

Is that normal?  How do I get rid of the double up? 

Also what is the best free app for transfers to a Mac?  I'm just wanting something easy to use with the ability to transfer the odd recording to DVD or to my iPad. 

Create new topic
2475 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 192

Moderator
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 593874 12-Mar-2012 08:49 Send private message

Had the same problem with our three units. The generic "Media Device" listings did disappear after a few days.

RXV



91 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 595654 15-Mar-2012 15:18 Send private message

Problem solved - restarted both tivos and the wireless router and all is OK.

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Free: Smart Button for your Android device
Created by freitasm, last reply by eXDee on 20-Aug-2014 19:21 (89 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


It was hardly 'hacking' was it?
Created by CB_24, last reply by BarTender on 19-Aug-2014 22:36 (87 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Shortening the DSL loop on a long driveway
Created by hio77, last reply by hio77 on 20-Aug-2014 21:00 (27 replies)
Pages... 2


Vodafone now charging you to receive a bill via post
Created by stocksp, last reply by richms on 20-Aug-2014 19:28 (79 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


CGA. Is it fair?
Created by BTR, last reply by trig42 on 21-Aug-2014 10:20 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3


NZ Transport Agency: Snapchat
Created by freitasm, last reply by NzBeagle on 20-Aug-2014 19:27 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Vodafone TV multicast settings on pfSense?
Created by kenkeniff, last reply by sbiddle on 21-Aug-2014 07:11 (65 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Lightbox press event release
Created by freitasm, last reply by tdgeek on 21-Aug-2014 10:15 (460 replies)
Pages... 29 30 31



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.