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R16-500: pulling some TV shows off the DVR to other media?


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#1 OFFLINE   clipper

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Posted 20 June 2014 - 08:55 AM

With an R16-500, I have some TV shows (not movies) that I would like to save out. There's a large number of them (for the sake of information, it's the Doctor Who Revisted series that ran on BBCA last year. 3 hr shows for each of the Doctors up to that point. Lots to watch yet, but taking up a lot of space!) Is there any way to save these over to some other medium short of plugging the output into a VCR and running it real-time? This is classic stuff, and doesn't seem to be available any other way.

 

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Jim

 



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#2 OFFLINE   jimmie57

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Posted 20 June 2014 - 09:03 AM

You can do the same thing but use a DVD recorder instead of the VCR. It also is real time ( takes forever ).


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#3 OFFLINE   litzdog911

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Posted 20 June 2014 - 02:29 PM

There's no other way.  


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