Jump to content


Welcome to DBSTalk


Sign In 

Create Account
Welcome to DBSTalk, like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community, but don't worry this is a simple free process that requires minimal information for you to signup. Be a part of DBSTalk by signing in or creating an account.
  • 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.
 
Guest Message by DevFuse

Photo
- - - - -

Rangers Bolts on 774-1 did not record


  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 OFFLINE   dhkinil

dhkinil

    Icon

  • Registered
  • 646 posts
Joined: Dec 17, 2006

Posted 03 February 2013 - 12:40 PM

Or maybe it did but it would not play back. I recorded it on both my HR-24's and went to watch this morning and neither recording would play on either of the tv's connected to the receiver, nor did they play if I tried to watch a recording via whole home dvr..... What's worse is I double checked the recording just after the game started to make sure I was recording the correct feed.

...Ads Help To Support This SIte...

#2 OFFLINE   dvdmth

dvdmth

    Icon

  • Registered
  • 972 posts
  • LocationDenver, CO
Joined: Jul 24, 2008

Posted 03 February 2013 - 01:49 PM

What exactly happens when you try to play it back?

#3 OFFLINE   dhkinil

dhkinil

    Icon

  • Topic Starter
  • Registered
  • 646 posts
Joined: Dec 17, 2006

Posted 03 February 2013 - 02:08 PM

What exactly happens when you try to play it back?

Well if I watch the game on the tv connected t the box which recorded the game I get a black screen, if I try to watch it on via whole home dvr, that is in my family room but watching the recording made on the hr 24 in my bedroom, I get "playback failed, no video packets received.

#4 OFFLINE   dvdmth

dvdmth

    Icon

  • Registered
  • 972 posts
  • LocationDenver, CO
Joined: Jul 24, 2008

Posted 03 February 2013 - 10:05 PM

That symptom happened to me once years ago (2008 I think) when we first got HD DVR's from DirecTV. As I recall, the problem was not uncommon at the time, but software updates have since cured it (at least in 99.9% of cases). Sorry it happened to you this time.

#5 OFFLINE   dhkinil

dhkinil

    Icon

  • Topic Starter
  • Registered
  • 646 posts
Joined: Dec 17, 2006

Posted 04 February 2013 - 09:13 AM

That symptom happened to me once years ago (2008 I think) when we first got HD DVR's from DirecTV. As I recall, the problem was not uncommon at the time, but software updates have since cured it (at least in 99.9% of cases). Sorry it happened to you this time.


Yes, I had the same problem repeatedly in the early days of HR 20's, more recently it has removed scheduled recordings in place more than a day before the game day, but that seems to be an issue when they, in some fashion, reset the guide every night. I am doing a test recording to night so that if the problem recurs I can have a work around in place tomorrow.




spam firewall