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Importing series from the cloud to a Media Server - VMS1100

Importing series from the cloud to a Media Server - VMS1100

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Contributor lmaried62
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Replying to dvrbeta.

Thank you so much for the "cold init" info.  that saved me months of reviewing the Guide to find series i would have lost. 

 

Ask for the "cold init" folks. The phone techs may not know about it or offer it but it works!

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Just installed and activated our new Quantum TV boxes.  I too missed the fact that there is no Import From Cloud menu choice.  Before I resigned myself to being doomed to re-creating our favorites list, etc, I searched and found this thread.

 

So I called Verizon tech support and without much delay I got through to a tech.  I described my problem and asked him to do a cold init.  He said he could do that, but it isn't necessary.

 

Instead of the cold init he had me go to the Menu and select Settings > System Information.  Once there I he had me key in 2618 and presto....a menu came up asking me if I wanted to import settings from another box.

 

I chose the name of my previous DVR STP and in about 15 seconds, the import was complete.  And it works!

 

I'm a happy camper and figured I'd add to this thread in the hope it may save someone else some grief in the future.

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Contributor Akuma1093
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Appreciate that. That worked perfectly.  I knew there was a Code but I lost it over the Years.

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