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OTA with TiVo THR22-100


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#1 OFFLINE   CaptBobH

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Posted 15 December 2012 - 07:46 AM

Since I have a rooftop antenna can turn the OTA feature to run through this unit and tape things....IF SO...how can I do it...

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Posted 15 December 2012 - 04:17 PM

Since I have a rooftop antenna can turn the OTA feature to run through this unit and tape things....IF SO...how can I do it...


Purchase an AM21 off-air tuner thru DirecTV.com for $50 and you will be good to go.

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Posted 15 December 2012 - 05:00 PM

AM21 connects to the THR22's USB port and integrates dual off-air tuners with your Tivo's satellite tuners.
HD DVRs: HR34-700; HR24-500; (2) HR20-700 + WD eSATA 1TB drive/Antec MX1 case; HR21-700; HR21-200 w/AM21
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#4 OFFLINE   CaptBobH

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 08:18 AM

So doing this I would be able to watch local over the antenna channels AND RECORD them ? ? ?

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 10:01 AM

Yes.

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#6 OFFLINE   CaptBobH

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 10:24 AM

I'm guessing this would be in full HD quality. (1080 / 720)

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 03:25 PM

Whatever the station transmits.

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Posted 11 January 2013 - 12:13 PM

FINALLY order this AM21 unit from D*....was suprised there was no shipping charge...

But anyway's.....if I stopped D* would this still AM21 unit still work with my OTA ???

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Posted 11 January 2013 - 01:37 PM

No. The AM21 can only work with the DVR. If you drop your subscription, then your DVR is essentially a boat anchor, including the AM21.
HD DVRs: HR34-700; HR24-500; (2) HR20-700 + WD eSATA 1TB drive/Antec MX1 case; HR21-700; HR21-200 w/AM21
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Sun & moon help site your satellite dish


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Posted 11 January 2013 - 04:28 PM

That's OK...just wondering.......as LONG as it WORKS with my new TiVo I will be a HAPPY CAMPER..... :)

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Posted 11 January 2013 - 05:50 PM

That's OK...just wondering.......as LONG as it WORKS with my new TiVo I will be a HAPPY CAMPER..... :)


It will work.
HD DVRs: HR34-700; HR24-500; (2) HR20-700 + WD eSATA 1TB drive/Antec MX1 case; HR21-700; HR21-200 w/AM21
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Posted 11 January 2013 - 07:12 PM

That's OK...just wondering.......as LONG as it WORKS with my new TiVo I will be a HAPPY CAMPER..... :)


you will tell us if it works for you

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Posted 12 January 2013 - 06:53 AM

Sure will.........

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 04:35 PM

you will tell us if it works for you


Found it delivered to my door yesterday....actually someone just left it there...don't know if it was UPS or FedEx or whoever....but it took only minutes to hook up and get her running....WORKS GREAT....THANKS TO ALL YOU GUYS...

THANKS AGAIN,

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Posted 16 January 2013 - 05:22 PM

That's good news. And the answer ;).

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Posted 18 January 2013 - 10:30 AM

there is another question to OTA with THR22: http://www.dbstalk.c...48&postcount=34




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