The ‘TiVo’ Archives
Posted December 26, 2006 by

TiVo: Fixing Multi-room Viewing Error: Reason: 0xffff

TiVo has changed the way many of us watch TV (oh how I hate to stay in a hotel room now!). If you have two or more TiVos (Series 2 at least) connected to your home network, you can watch programs recorded on one TiVo from the other TiVo. Unless you get an error with […]

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Posted April 3, 2005 by

Alternative PC PVR Solutions to TiVo/HTPC/PVR Information

This is another guide to TiVo service alternatives which utilize your PC and TV tuner card. This tutorial provides an overview of the three main commercial personal video recording (PVR) software packages (non-open source) and includes helpful notes about each.

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Posted February 7, 2004 by

TiVo’s 30 Second Commercial Skip

Using the code in this tech-recipe, you can make the advance button on your TiVo remote your most favorite button on any remote. Once enabled, pressing this button will cause your TiVo to jump forward 30 seconds, the typical length of a commercial. Also, when viewing in fast forward or reverse, this button will cause […]

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Posted February 7, 2004 by

Enabling TiVo Mode for Backdoors

Many TiVo backdoor codes exist that allow you to do some cool things with your TiVo. Most of these are safe and will not void your warranty. Before you use any of these backdoor codes, you must enable backdoor mode.

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Posted February 7, 2004 by

Determine the TiVo Software Version

Many of the cool things you can do with your TiVo depend on what software version is running. This simple recipe lets you determine the version.

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