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All Series 2 DirecTivos: 6.4a Issues / Discussion


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#61 OFFLINE   scottp461

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Posted 03 June 2008 - 01:02 PM

I have an actual bug to report! On my HR-10 the recently deleted list only shows the first page (8) of deleted items (there are 24 in the folder), trying to page down or use the down arrow to get to the next page results in the empty folder with "recently deleted folder definition" message. To recover, I must exit using the "left" key as instructed to do, then I can re-enter the folder and repeat. Nothing is lost, but I can only access the last 8 recordings deleted! My HDVR2 works properly when I enter the folder and my other HR-10 will update this evening, so I don't have a comparison to it yet. Any one else have this problem? All my deletions were made after the update. The folders were empty initially.

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Posted 03 June 2008 - 02:57 PM

I have an actual bug to report! On my HR-10 the recently deleted list only shows the first page (8) of deleted items (there are 24 in the folder), trying to page down or use the down arrow to get to the next page results in the empty folder with "recently deleted folder definition" message. To recover, I must exit using the "left" key as instructed to do, then I can re-enter the folder and repeat. Nothing is lost, but I can only access the last 8 recordings deleted! My HDVR2 works properly when I enter the folder and my other HR-10 will update this evening, so I don't have a comparison to it yet. Any one else have this problem? All my deletions were made after the update. The folders were empty initially.


I have a SD tivo and my deleted folder shows 19 items and I can scroll or page down and see all of them. They are listed in order of deletion not recorded date. You must have a bug in your DL.
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#63 OFFLINE   scottp461

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Posted 03 June 2008 - 04:52 PM

I have a SD tivo and my deleted folder shows 19 items and I can scroll or page down and see all of them. They are listed in order of deletion not recorded date. You must have a bug in your DL.


My HDVR2 (SD) also works correctly, it is only a problem on my HR-10 (HD).

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Posted 03 June 2008 - 07:21 PM

My two HDVR2s received it, but still no joy with the 6.4a software upgrade on my HR10-250. :(

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Posted 03 June 2008 - 09:56 PM

I have an actual bug to report! On my HR-10 the recently deleted list only shows the first page (8) of deleted items (there are 24 in the folder), trying to page down or use the down arrow to get to the next page results in the empty folder with "recently deleted folder definition" message. To recover, I must exit using the "left" key as instructed to do, then I can re-enter the folder and repeat. Nothing is lost, but I can only access the last 8 recordings deleted! My HDVR2 works properly when I enter the folder and my other HR-10 will update this evening, so I don't have a comparison to it yet. Any one else have this problem? All my deletions were made after the update. The folders were empty initially.

OK here with 16 in deleted folder
(2) UltimateTV - upgraded w/160GB
(1) HR10-250 800GB 6.4a
(1) HR10-250 620GB 6.4a
(1) HR10-250 320GB 6.3f
(3) HR21-100
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Posted 03 June 2008 - 09:59 PM

My two HDVR2s received it, but still no joy with the 6.4a software upgrade on my HR10-250. :(

IIRC you were left out in the cold for a long time on 6.3f, if so you must have really ticked someone off at DirecTV :lol:
(2) UltimateTV - upgraded w/160GB
(1) HR10-250 800GB 6.4a
(1) HR10-250 620GB 6.4a
(1) HR10-250 320GB 6.3f
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Posted 03 June 2008 - 11:32 PM

6.4 installed on 2 HR10-250's and both accepted and completed recordings scheduled from the DirecTV site the same day.

I wish it would let us remotely schedule recordings of HD local channels received via antenna.
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Posted 04 June 2008 - 07:02 AM

I downloaded 6.4 via forced download. My total in the deleted shows folder was 259 programs. One problem I noticed was that it locked up with the record red light on and could not power up/off the receiver. My model is the SD-DVR 40 w/500GB HD installed. A hard power off/on got the unit working again. This was the first problem I noticed so far....

D* will not allow me to schedule to record a show on the website. It says I do not have a DVR.
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Posted 04 June 2008 - 07:09 PM

IIRC you were left out in the cold for a long time on 6.3f, if so you must have really ticked someone off at DirecTV :lol:


:P And here I thought DIRECTV liked me, they really liked me!

I actually forgot that I had issues with 6.3f ... so you've got a better memory than I do! I looked it up, and on 2/13/08, 9 days after the 6.3F rollout started, I still didn't have it:

Still on 6.3e here ... no love yet on the staggered rollout.


It's now 8 days after the 6.4a rollout started, so I jumped the gun on complaining by a day! :lol:

(I only wish I knew how long it took me to get 6.3f - I wonder what the deal is with this HR10 ... maybe it's afraid of change!)

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 09:21 AM

I have an actual bug to report! On my HR-10 the recently deleted list only shows the first page (8) of deleted items (there are 24 in the folder), trying to page down or use the down arrow to get to the next page results in the empty folder with "recently deleted folder definition" message. To recover, I must exit using the "left" key as instructed to do, then I can re-enter the folder and repeat. Nothing is lost, but I can only access the last 8 recordings deleted! My HDVR2 works properly when I enter the folder and my other HR-10 will update this evening, so I don't have a comparison to it yet. Any one else have this problem? All my deletions were made after the update. The folders were empty initially.


The list problem has corrected itself! All is working properly now. Both of my HR-10's and my HDVR2 are running 6.4a with no problems. Just a note about the recently deleted items, they are the first to be recorded over, even before previously recorded suggestions. My deleted folders were all empty again last night, even with a fair number of suggestions remaining, both older and newer.

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 11:50 AM

Has anyone received this update on their Samsung DirecTV TiVO?

Not me, and I never got 6.3f either.

My R-10 has updated to 6.4a just fine.

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 11:56 AM

Not me, and I never got 6.3f either.

My R-10 has updated to 6.4a just fine.


I haven't gotten 6.4a and never received 6.3f on my Samsung as well.
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Posted 05 June 2008 - 09:17 PM

I haven't gotten 6.4a and never received 6.3f on my Samsung as well.


Yep, I'm in that same boat as well.

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Posted 05 June 2008 - 09:52 PM

I haven't gotten 6.4a and never received 6.3f on my Samsung as well.


Yep, I'm in that same boat as well.

You do have them connected to a phone line?
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Posted 06 June 2008 - 08:01 AM

You do have them connected to a phone line?

My S4120R is always plugged in and I've forced daily calls for the past couple of weeks.

It has no trouble making "successful" calls every time.

It never got 6.3f (as most posters have reported their Samsungs never did) and it has yet to get 6.4a.

I haven't seen a single poster, here or elsewhere, report 6.4a on a Samsung yet.

There is clealry an issue.

My R-10 installed it, with just its regular phone call, already.

Both units are stock and unhacked.

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Posted 06 June 2008 - 11:28 AM

My S4120R is always plugged in and I've forced daily calls for the past couple of weeks.

It has no trouble making "successful" calls every time.

It never got 6.3f (as most posters have reported their Samsungs never did) and it has yet to get 6.4a.

I haven't seen a single poster, here or elsewhere, report 6.4a on a Samsung yet.

There is clealry an issue.

My R-10 installed it, with just its regular phone call, already.

Both units are stock and unhacked.



Mine is connected as well and I have forced several calls.

I never received 6.3f as well and have the reboot issue and want it fixed.

What is up with DirecTV and Samsung TiVO owners?

DirecTV if you are listening please give us Samsung TiVO owners 6.4a?

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Posted 06 June 2008 - 07:10 PM

Well, I've forced a phone call every day since 6.4a rolled out, and my HR10-250 just doesn't seem to be on the approved list. Both of my HDVR2 DVRs were, but not my HR10! Somebody up there doesn't like this DVR! :P

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Posted 06 June 2008 - 07:39 PM

I have an actual bug to report! On my HR-10 the recently deleted list only shows the first page (8) of deleted items (there are 24 in the folder), trying to page down or use the down arrow to get to the next page results in the empty folder with "recently deleted folder definition" message. To recover, I must exit using the "left" key as instructed to do, then I can re-enter the folder and repeat. Nothing is lost, but I can only access the last 8 recordings deleted! My HDVR2 works properly when I enter the folder and my other HR-10 will update this evening, so I don't have a comparison to it yet. Any one else have this problem? All my deletions were made after the update. The folders were empty initially.


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Posted 09 June 2008 - 09:06 AM

I haven't seen a single poster, here or elsewhere, report 6.4a on a Samsung yet.

There is clealry an issue.


I haven't seen a single user report 6.3f on a Samsung.

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Posted 09 June 2008 - 01:26 PM

Has anyone with an R10 standard definition model been able to use the remote booking on DirecTV.com?




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