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PMcmil5450

Ability to start a DVR recording LATE

Status: Acknowledged
by PMcmil5450 on ‎04-04-2011 01:20 PM

It's great to have the option to extend recording time by adding on to either the beginning or end of a scheduled show, but it would be nice to be able to start a recording late. When the networks play their games of tacking on an extra minute to a show, it totally screws up the recording schedule. The only way around it is to cancel a recording, and set up a manual recording for the channel, starting the time a minute late (or whatever you need). That's cumbersome, and if you wish to make this manual recording a recurring one, you can't because you already have a recording scheduled on that channel during that time. I guess at that point the only option would be to remove the series recording altogether. It would be so much easier if a recording could be set up to start late.

Status: Acknowledged
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by PMcmil5450 on ‎04-18-2011 12:04 PM

Is it possible to get a response to this?

by Admin Emeritus on ‎09-13-2011 04:02 PM
Status changed to: Acknowledged
 
by epie on ‎04-22-2012 09:27 AM

Any updates on this.  I am losing more and more scheduled recordings these days becasue a show is scheduled to run a minute late with two other shows scheduled to record.  As the orignal poster has indicated, having to manually record shows when this happens a minute later then scheduled is a pain.  

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