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When is 5 > 5?

Bronze Contributor I
Bronze Contributor I
Posts: 69
Registered: ‎02-22-2012

When is 5 > 5?

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Apparently when you limit a series record to 5 episodes.


Can anyone help / explain this: I have a series set up to record up to 5 episodes, I have 6 recorded. Last week it recorded 12 before I could get around to watching them.

Platinum Contributor III Platinum Contributor III
Platinum Contributor III
Posts: 7,961
Registered: ‎11-04-2008

Re: When is 5 > 5?

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Did it put all 6 episodes in some folder?

If not, it must think they are different shows.

I have a number of series that delete previous episodes at the right number.

Maybe try changing the count, saving and then changing back.

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Gold Contributor V Gold Contributor V
Gold Contributor V
Posts: 1,425
Registered: ‎05-16-2009

Re: When is 5 > 5?

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Hi Pahiker:

You might also try setting up your recording series by specifying a specific channel from which they will be "taped"


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