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#491762 - 06/02/14 07:08 PM DVR
Bayou to Belize Offline
We are leasing a condo south of town and the complex has cable (Coral). If I buy a DVR in the states, what kind would work or would it work?
Bill and Kathy McDonald

#491765 - 06/02/14 08:44 PM Re: DVR [Re: Bayou to Belize]
JZB Offline
I have a DVR that works exactly like a VCR. I have to tell it it what channel to record, what time to start and what time to stop. CCV doesn't have the same on-screen digital programming as companies in the US and Canada so you cannot search by show title, etc. IF you have DirecTV, TiVo type DVRs will work great.

#491768 - 06/02/14 10:37 PM Re: DVR [Re: Bayou to Belize]
SimonB Offline
What's the make and model of the one you have? I'm using a computer based one and have all kinds of problems with it and the playback quality isn't that great.

#491769 - 06/02/14 10:53 PM Re: DVR [Re: Bayou to Belize]
JZB Offline
I have a Magnavox 320 gig with DVD burner/player. I bought it on Amazon but they also sell them at Walmart. Works great. My only beef is that I have to reprogram it after every power outage.

#491770 - 06/02/14 11:09 PM Re: DVR [Re: Bayou to Belize]
SimonB Offline
Like this one?


Does it get all of the channels like 113.1 and such?

#491771 - 06/02/14 11:16 PM Re: DVR [Re: Bayou to Belize]
JZB Offline
That would be the one! Yes you get all the digital channels. The only problem is, if you are a channel surfer, you have to press the 'DTV' button to access the digital channels then 'DTV' button again to go back to the analog.

#491772 - 06/02/14 11:18 PM Re: DVR [Re: Bayou to Belize]
SimonB Offline
Great. Thanks. Ordering now.


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