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Upgrade to 922 from 722 - Do I lose my HD recordings

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#1 OFFLINE   haydenad


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Posted 10 March 2011 - 01:48 PM

If I upgrade to a 922 from a 722 do I lose all my recordings that I have stored on the external HD attached to my 722?

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#2 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 10 March 2011 - 02:27 PM

should not, but as usual you should activate 922 first and keep for while 722 active too, then connect 722's EHD to 922 and check, if it's not working - call CSR and ask to 'refresh' EHD support for the new DVR

Edited by P Smith, 11 March 2011 - 03:04 PM.

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#3 OFFLINE   356B



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Posted 10 March 2011 - 04:57 PM

I have both, 722k and the 922. I switch my EHD between receivers with no issues.
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Posted 11 March 2011 - 01:52 PM

Last Saturday, I upgraded from a 622 to a 922. As there was an installer involved and I was upgrading, I'm not sure what order of activation/deactivation went on between the 2 receivers but I had no issues -- even though the installer had no idea about whether the EHD would work and keep the recordings.

I was even impatient and plugged the EHD into the 922 right after the install was completed and it worked right away.

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