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Verizon FIOS and Tivo?
mightymid

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Msg#: 3780089 posted 6:03 pm on Nov 4, 2008 (gmt 0)

Does anyone out there who has FIOS use Tivo instead of Verizon's DVR service?

I'm getting ready to switch from cable to FIOS, but I'm pretty attached to my Tivo and would like to keep it if I can. Anybody have this type of set-up? If so, does it work smoothly?

 

travelin cat

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Msg#: 3780089 posted 7:48 pm on Nov 4, 2008 (gmt 0)

According to Tivo, their service works with:

TiVo HD DVR and TiVo Series3 HD DVR

Works with the following configurations:

* Digital cable only
(record 2 shows at once, requires up to two CableCARD™ decoders from your cable company; supports HD channels)
* Antenna only
(record 2 shows at once; supports HD channels)
* Digital cable + antenna
(record 2 shows at once; supports HD channels)
* Basic cable
(record 2 shows at once; does not support HD or premium channels)
* Basic cable + antenna
(record 2 shows at once; supports HD channels on antenna only)

Does NOT support:

* Satellite
* Cable box (replace your digital cable box with a CableCARD decoder)

TiVo Series2 Dual Tuner DVR

Works with the following configurations:

* Cable without a box
(record 2 shows at once)
* Cable with a box
(record one premium channel and one basic channel at once, or two basic channels at once)
* Satellite with a box
(record only one channel at a time)
* Satellite with a box + cable without a box
(record one satellite channel and one basic channel at once, or two basic channels at once)

Does NOT support:

* Antenna
* HD channels
* CableCARD decoder

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