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Can't pause live TV why?

Can't pause live TV why?

Contributor manhattanmarg
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎10-22-2017
Message 1 of 3

My husband is going nuts because he can't pause live TV from his remote on his TV.  thought I would ask here.  thanks!

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Registered: ‎05-16-2009
Message 2 of 3

There is "live" and there is prerecorded "live"

You can only pause things that are pre recorded.


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Registered: ‎11-04-2008
Message 3 of 3

What model stb do you have?

you can only pause live TV if you have DVR or quantum series VMS or IPC.

and it would need to be with FiOS remote not TV remote.

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