Welcome to DBSTalk
- Start new topics and reply to others
- Subscribe to topics and forums to get email updates
- Get your own profile page and make new friends
- Send personal messages to other members.
Duplicate New Recordings ?
Posted 02 September 2011 - 01:21 AM
I checked the guide & it also indicates this. And the guide does not state New for the repeat.
I deleted the timer & re-enter the program & it still shows up twice.
I realize it's easy to delete or ignore it, but I'm going on vacation in a few weeks & need all the recording capacity I can get, and recording duplicates works against this. If it just started doing this with one program my concern other programs may start doing it.
Any idea why this happening?
Posted 02 September 2011 - 07:53 AM
Posted 02 September 2011 - 08:27 AM
The way to get around it is to use the MANUAL setting for the time..that way it will record the 6pm show and not the 8 pm show I assume the show comes on at the same time each week
Posted 04 September 2011 - 01:05 AM
When the N/A appears in either the Episode Number or Year the event will record. It's better to record a duplicate than to miss an episode.
Yep, that's it. The year was N/A.
I agree it's better to record a duplicate. This just started happening and I'd hate for it to start happening with other channels when I'm on vacation & start taking up disc space.
Posted 04 September 2011 - 07:27 PM
Dish 1000.2 @ 110, 119, 129; dish 500 @ 61.5
Antennas - CM4228; RS U75-R; coathanger; Funke PSP.1922 (stillin the box); paperclip
Displays: Sony VPH D50Q with HD Fury HDMI input; Hitachi 57F59; Sony Bravia LCD;Sanyo 32" LCD; Panasonic 42" plasma
Sony 80GB PS3; Toshiba HD-DVD
Give me a Finco colinear array and I'll rule the world - HA-HA-HA-HA!
Posted 11 September 2011 - 11:04 AM
Go into the recordings list and skip the second recording, deleting the timer is useless because the data the receiver uses to determine status is not correct.
Problem is I can't delete anything when I'm away from home on vacation. I'll probably need all the recording capacity I can get.
Posted 14 September 2011 - 05:40 PM
I have this happening with BBCAmerica, weird I did not have it happen with SyFy, hmmmm.
1x VIP722, VIP625
Top 250 + HD/Platinum
Dish subscriber for 6+ years,
DirectTV DVRer before that, COX DVRer before that
Original ReplyTV owner, boy I miss that thing.
Posted 15 September 2011 - 02:26 AM