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Very old DTV Tivo- where can I find unit order and dates?


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#1 OFFLINE   nellywalker

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Posted 19 April 2013 - 07:40 AM

I have owned by DTV Tivo for a long time... it is the second generation.  

 

I would like to own my box and a friend has offered me his... but I cannot find the unit order and dates of manufacture anywhere.  Can someone point me in the right direction.

 

I have a HD dish and HD TV and think I should also just bite the bullet and upgrade. 

 



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#2 OFFLINE   harsh

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Posted 19 April 2013 - 09:38 AM

You're looking for the Receiver ID.  This is the number DIRECTV can use to verify ownership status.  Most THR22s are leased so be sure you get their "final answer".

 

I highly recommend you do a forum search of THR22 and diligently familiarize yourself with the ins and outs of the TiVo-powered HR22.


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#3 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 19 April 2013 - 10:24 AM

Connect the STB to TV, get from menu-settings-test the reciever number and call CSR, ask to check it for balance, availability to subscribe, etc


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