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Posted 01 March 2006 - 12:17 PM
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Posted 01 March 2006 - 10:08 PM
My DVR just arrived (an HDVR2)... via Fedex. "Installation" scheduled for Saturday. Should I just call and cancel, since all I have to do is hook the thing up to the TV, no major work needs to be done.
As long as you have two cables running to the location then you are good to go. Hook the thing up and make sure it works before you cancel just incase you need something tweaked by the installer.
Posted 04 March 2006 - 06:24 PM
I decided to try swapping it with my R15 to determine if it was the box or the line-- I set it up, and the inital call was completed (now shows it has software vs 6.2)
Now that i saw it was working in the living room, i thought maybe i had just done something wrong. I tested the plain receiver, and it worked FINE in the 2nd room...
I tried again to set up the DirecTivo, with same result...
Installer came today... and ran another line...
With BOTH lines-- the DVR seems to work...
BUT the installer says there IS SOMETHING wrong with it???
althought my SA TIVO will make a phone call with my VOIP...
this box will NOT do so...
ANYONE have any ideas?
I tried to call direct TV... and after giving me a hard time.. the CSR asked me to hold while he got the "correct procedure" to process a return...
After holding for about 5 min- i got a busy signal.. ( he disconnected me :-(
ANYONE have any input on why the Philips DSR7000 does NOT seem able to make a call, but my SA Tivo will?? (OLD OLD series 1 TIvo)
also both my R15 and plain receiver.. Caller ID works on BOTH Of them!!
ANY IMPUT GREATLY APPRECIATED!