Posted 05 September 2013 - 09:37 AM
Yes. If the client is turned off, the Genie has full access to that tuner. The clients only grab a tuner when they are turned on.
If you are concerned about tuner conflict, you might want to consider a DVR instead of a receiver. You pay the same amount and you will have additional recording space and tuners available.
Today's problems don't worry me, I haven't solved yesterday's yet.
SlimLine-3 Dish w/ SWM16 (HD Service / WHDVR) / Full Setup
HR34-700 / Panasonic TC-P50G25 HDTV / HDMI / Networked - DECA / Family Room
HR44-700 / Samsung HCM5525W HDTV / Component / Networked - DECA / Bedroom
HR24-100 / Samsung HCM5525W HDTV / Component / Networked - DECA / Bedroom