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multi room/remote scheduling

Discussion in 'DIRECTV Connected Home' started by quadbill, May 14, 2010.

  1. quadbill

    quadbill New Member

    Jan 12, 2007
    on tues i am getting upgraded to swm/deca. i have 2 hr20-700's, 1 hr21-700, 1 hr22-100. none of the receivers are being changed. will i be able to Schedule and delete recordings from any room.
  2. RunnerFL

    RunnerFL Well-Known Member

    Jan 4, 2006
    You will be able to schedule remotely only if you have an HD Receiver [H21/H22/H23/H24]. You can delete from either an H2X unit or HR2X unit, but you cannot schedule recordings from an HR2X.
  3. quadbill

    quadbill New Member

    Jan 12, 2007
  4. Hdhead

    Hdhead Hall Of Fame

    Jul 30, 2007
    The ability to schedule from one DVR to another DVR should be a feature. Is there any reason why they haven't or won't add this ability?
  5. LameLefty

    LameLefty I used to be a rocket scientist

    Sep 28, 2006
    No one here knows. Since the H2x boxes can do it, there's no reason why the HR2x's cannot. Some of us suspect that there is an MRV interface "overhaul" in the works for the intermediate future that might bring this feature.
  6. bobnielsen

    bobnielsen Éminence grise

    Jun 29, 2006
    They haven't yet, but I have not seen any indication whether or not that feature is coming up. Check the CE notes to get a peek at any upcoming features.
  7. boxster99t

    boxster99t AllStar

    Mar 9, 2008
    If you have an iPhone, do what I do--I do my remote scheduling through the Directv iPhone App, but it would be nice to have the functionality to schedule a recording remotely on any networked HR2X.
  8. gregftlaud

    gregftlaud Hall Of Fame

    Nov 20, 2005
    Yes that would be a great feature to add! I get sick of going into the bedroom to add recordings when I cant record things in the living room b/c 2 tuners are being used. It's also a pain logging into dtv and scheduling recordings that way. Being able to schedule recordings to each dvr would be GREAT from the dvr u are watching would be GREAT!
  9. Shades228

    Shades228 DaBears

    Mar 18, 2008
    Online is a great way to do this for now. In fact once I get my MRV done I'll be redoing my list of recordings and assigning them appropriately to each receiver. I'll blast out the season passes on every receiver and then setup each one again online. My goal is to never have 1 DVR recording 2 things at the same time if possible so that way I have a spare tuner in case I have an impulse record.
  10. armophob

    armophob Difficulty Concen........

    Nov 13, 2006
    Fort Pierce, FL
    I just scheduled the same recording on 2 dvrs using remote scheduling. Can someone tell me how to delete one using remote scheduling?
  11. rsblaski

    rsblaski Icon

    Jul 6, 2003
    Southern Nevada
    As of now, you can't. You will have to wait until the program starts recording. At that time, you can stop and delete it from any networked receiver/dvr.
    Hopefully there will come a day when you will be able to watch, schedule, delete or monitor to-do lists from any of your networked boxes.
  12. armophob

    armophob Difficulty Concen........

    Nov 13, 2006
    Fort Pierce, FL
    That may be a bit difficult 1200 miles away.:)
  13. Drucifer

    Drucifer Well-Known Member

    Feb 12, 2009
    NY Hudson...
    I'm pretty sure the current DECA cloud is limited to what it can do. Feature like you want will probably be available with RVU.
  14. Herdfan

    Herdfan Well-Known Member

    Mar 18, 2006
    You mean the same DECA cloud that allows it from H to HR?:confused:
  15. ffemtreed

    ffemtreed Icon

    Jan 30, 2008
    They will add it as another feature and charge another $3 dollars per month for Multi Receiver Scheduling.

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