DIRECTV HR34 System Manual

DIRECTV HR34 Manual

DIRECTV HR34 manual table of contents:

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    USER GUIDE DIRECTV HD DVR RECEIVERS ®
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    ... set-top boxes qualify for ENERGY STAR only when configured with the DIRECTV Whole-Home DVR service. All other ENERGY STAR labeled set-top boxes, when used in conjunction with a DIRECTV subscription, meet ENERGY STAR criteria without requiring the consumer to ...
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    ... what is shown here. Online Manuals and Other Resources To view the most up-to-date manuals for DIRECTV Receivers and other equipment, please visit www.directv.com/manuals or go to www.directv.com and search for keyword "manuals". You can also visit www....
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    TABLE OF CONTENTS Welcome to the DIRECTV Family! ...3 Safety & Care ...6 Product Information ...8 CHAPTER 4: RECORDINGS Recording a Single Show ...40 ... & HELP Settings ...76 Parental Controls ...85 DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE CHAPTER 1: USING YOUR REMOTE CONTROL Your Remote Control ...10 ...
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    ...(Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR ...94 Special features ...98 Back Panel Example ...99 CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Troubleshooting Tips ...102 Frequently...9: WARRANTY AND OTHER INFO Limited 90-Day Warranty ...122 DIRECTV PROTECTION PLAN ...125 FCC Customer Information ...126 TERMS AND...
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    ...(including amplifiers) that produce heat. 9. Use only the power supply (power cord) that came with your DIRECTV Receiver. Failure to use the authorized power supply ...becomes damaged or needs to be replaced, please contact DIRECTV Customer Service to obtain an authorized replacement. 10. Do...
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    ...receiver and other components. came with your DIRECTV receiver. Failure to use the • Do not ...also recommended. replaced, please contact DIRECTV Customer Service to obtain • Don't overload power.... detailed in this manual). • Place it on a flat, hard surface - do not operate the DIRECTV® Receiver...
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    ... them. *These numbers are typically located behind the card door on the front panel of your receiver. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Model No. * Serial No. Acquisition Date Dealer/Address/Phone Access Card * Receiver ID * 8
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    CHAPTER 1: USING YOUR REMOTE CONTROL Your Remote Control ...10 Turning Your Equipment On and Off ...10 Navigation and Destination Buttons ...11 Shortcut Buttons ...11 DVR Control Buttons ...12 The Progress Bar ...13 Live Buffer ...14 CHAPTER 1 - USING YOUR REMOTE CONTROL 9
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    ...CONTROL TURNING YOUR EQUIPMENT ON AND OFF DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE NOTE: Each time you press a button, a green light at the top of the remote ...on or off together. If your DIRECTV® System was installed professionally, your remote has already been programmed to operate ...
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    .... Press the GUIDE button to go to the program guide screen. Press the ACTIVE button to go to the DIRECTV Interactive™ channel. The LIST button takes ... 1 - USING YOUR REMOTE CONTROL SHORTCUT BUTTONS You can move through all of the DIRECTV user screens using only the direction ARROW buttons and the ...
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    ... with the mode switch to control a DVD player or other auxiliary equipment. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE PLAY / SLOW MOTION Starts the recorded video or paused live TV currently on screen. Hold this button down for slow motion. ...
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    THE PROGRESS BAR When you use the DVR control buttons, this indicator bar appears at the bottom of the screen to show where you are in ... time shows where you are in the program you are viewing. CHAPTER 1 - USING YOUR REMOTE CONTROL The left end of the green bar shows how far back in time you can go...
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    ...display the progress bar and see how far back in time you can go. NOTE: You cannot fast forward during live TV until you pause or rewind a program. Progress Bar DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 14
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    CHAPTER 2 - CHANNELS & PROGRAM INFO Program Guide ...16 Program Info ...16 Local Channels ...17... 3D Channels ...18 Interactive Channels ...18 Filtering the Guide ...19 Guide Options ...19 Mini Guide ...... ...23 Picture in Picture ...24 Menu ...25 My DIRECTV ...25 Search & Browse ...25 Recordings ...25 ...
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    ... Use the GREEN button to move ahead in time 12 hours; use the RED button to come back 12 hours. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE PROGRAM INFO Press INFO on any program to see its associated program info screen. The Info screen displays the description ...
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    PROGRAM GUIDE LOCAL CHANNELS Your DIRECTV-provided local channels can be found in the guide from channel numbers 2 through 69. CHAPTER 2 - CHANNELS & PROGRAM INFO HD AND SD CHANNELS DIRECTV has a tremendous offering of HD channels and they are spread throughout the guide. To find them, look for ...
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    ..., but DIRECTV 3D programming is broadcast in HD and requires HD Access, HD receiver (HR44, HR34, HR21, H21 or later) compatible 3D HDTV and 3D glasses...ESPN 3D. For more information, visit directv.com/3D. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE INTERACTIVE CHANNELS Interactive allow ...
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    ...temporary, it only lasts as long as you keep the program guide up on the screen. Look to the right to see how the guide...list of shows in chronological order that match your sort criterion. Jump to a Date & Time: Select "Jump to a date & time" to quickly go to a future date and time in the guide. 19
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    ..." for details. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Pay Per View: Select "Pay Per View" then select a program type. The receiver will search for featured movies, sports or events that are available for "rent" on DIRECTV. Even more movies are available using All Movies and On...
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    ...you find a current show in the guide you want to watch, press SELECT and the receiver changes to ... top of the screen with program title, channel number, date, time and other information. Select "... MESSAGES Select "Messages", to see your messages. DIRECTV sends messages to you for important news items...
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    ... channels you watch most often. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE FAVORITE CHANNELS Select "Favorites" to update the program guide to show... CLOSED CAPTIONING Select the "CC" option, then select either "DIRECTV Subtitles" or "Closed Captioning". Both options display the same...
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    ... Not all programs have alternate languages. CHAPTER 2 - CHANNELS & PROGRAM INFO PARENTAL CONTROLS Select "Parental" to quickly lock or unlock your receiver. You can also customize your parental controls settings by selecting "Parental Controls". For more information on parental controls settings, ...
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    .... Select "PIP" and choose a position from the options provided. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE NOTE: The Picture in Picture feature is only available on the TV connected directly to an Advanced Whole-Home HD DVR (model HR34 and ...
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    MENU The DIRECTV Menu is your hub for access to My DIRECTV, Search & Browse, Recordings, Extras, and Settings & Help. Press MENU on your remote to see your available options. MY DIRECTV My DIRECTV gives you quick access to programs/channels you watch frequently, ...
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    MENU EXTRAS Use the Extras option to access Messages, the DIRECTV Active Channel, GSN Game Lounge, TV Apps, Music & .... For additional information, see Chapter 5, "Extras & Special Features". DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE SETTINGS & HELP The Settings & Help option lets you access Settings, ...
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    CHAPTER 3: SEARCH & BROWSE Search Features ...28 Smart Search ...28 YouTube Search ...29 All Movies, On Demand and Pay Per View ...30...or "On Demand" ...32 Pay Per View Events ...35 TV Shows and Genie™ Recommends ...36 TV Shows ...36 New Genie Recommends Feature ...36 CHAPTER 3 - SEARCH & BROWSE 27
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    ... as you start typing. Search finds all matching programs within the 14-day program guide as well as within the DIRECTV movie library. As many as three of the first results are "Top Matches": Search anticipates what you are entering and gets you ...
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    SEARCH FEATURES YOUTUBE SEARCH If your DIRECTV HD DVR is connected to the Internet, you can search for and watch YouTube content on your TV. (If you aren't connected, learn how to get connected at directv.com/ getconnected.) If you're already connected, follow these simple ...
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    ...On Demand" (Channel 1000) "TV Shows" (Channel 1998) DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE ALL MOVIES "All Movies" offers an easy, one-stop way to find ANY movie on DIRECTV, including broadcast channels, premium channels, latest releases, In Theaters, Pay Per View, and On Demand...
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    ...based phone line or the Internet, you can use your remote to order. Otherwise, order on directv.com...., etc. On Demand titles will download to your DIRECTV Receiver over the Internet. NOTE: In order to download programs ... DIRECTV HD DVR over the Internet, you need DIRECTV Advanced Receiver Service and ...
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    ... previews and missed episodes. Simply add a "1" in front of the regular DIRECTV channel number. For example, A&E is on channel 265. The homepage is channel 1265. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE RECORDING FROM "ALL MOVIES" OR "ON DEMAND" When your HD DVR is connected to the Internet, you ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 33
    ...change the default limit by pressing MENU on your remote and selecting "Recordings", then "Manage ...watch a movie, press the LIST button on your remote to access the Playlist. Highlight a title and ... the BLUE button on your remote. This ensures the movie will not be deleted by the receiver as your disk...
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    ..."R" icon next to the title indicates it's scheduled to record/download. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE All scheduled records/downloads (with the exception of "In Theaters" titles), as well as those that are ready to watch, are displayed in ...
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    ...You can also change the default limit by pressing MENU on your remote and selecting "Recordings", then "Manage Recordings", "Queue",...depending on current offerings.) Ordering PPV events works the same way as ordering DIRECTV On Demand movies from the program guide. See previous section for details. ...
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    ...TV Shows to find programs you can watch instantly, as well as to enjoy the benefits of DIRECTV's Genie Recommends feature.* NEW GENIE RECOMMENDS FEATURE Accessible via My DIRECTV, and "TV Shows" in the "Search & Browse" screen, the Genie Recommends feature enhances your viewing ...
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    ... TV Shows and the Genie Recommends feature are only available on the Genie (Adv Whole Home) HD DVR (model HR34, HR44 and above) and Genie Clients (model C31 and above). † NOTE: The DIRECTV start-from-the beginning feature can only be used if the tuner was ...
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    38 DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE
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    ... Recording a Series ...42 From Live TV ...42 From The Guide ...42 Changing a Record Option ...42 Stopping ... Queue ...49 History ...50 Purchases ...50 Manual Recordings ...50 Record Defaults ...50 ... Computer, Phone or Tablet ...52 From a Computer ...52 DIRECTV Mobile Apps ...53 CHAPTER 4 - RECORDINGS ...
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    ...press RECORD once. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE FROM THE GUIDE You don't have to be watching a show to record it. Simply find ...can record two shows at the same time with your DIRECTV DVR if you have made the ...run past their allotted time slot. Your DVR is very smart, but it sets up all...
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    RECORDING A SINGLE SHOW might go into the next time slot, press INFO on the remote, then select "More Info" and "Recording" from the onscreen choices to ... Changes". If your show is set to record in the future, you can find it in the guide or To Do list, then press INFO to display the Info screen. To ...
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    ... let you know that this is a series and not a single recording. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE FROM THE GUIDE As mentioned previously, you don't have to be watching a series to record it. Simply find it in the program guide and press ...
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    ... DELETING YOUR RECORDED SHOWS To see your list of recorded shows, press LIST on the remote. Alternatively, you can press MENU and select "Recordings", then "Playlist". ... part of the show) to start the show. You can use any of the DVR control buttons (like PAUSE, FFWD, REW, etc.) while watching your ...
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    ..., white letters, while titles that you have already viewed (partially or completely) are light grey. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE The time, date and channel of each recorded program is displayed to the right of the program title. Any ...
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    ...4 - RECORDINGS Change Order of Playlist Select "Change order of Playlist" to pick how you want to arrange the order of your recorded shows. You can sort by date with the newest at the top (the factory default setting), the oldest at the top; or alphabetically with A at the top, or Z at the top. 45
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    ... individually. You can also use this option to close them all. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Filter by Playlist If you are set up on a Whole-Home DVR or Adv Whole-Home network, this option lets you select whether to see all available titles from ...
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    ... BLUE button to "Keep" it in your Playlist until you delete it. Keep Highlight the show you want to keep and press the BLUE button on your remote. A blue, K icon will appear next to the program title indicating it will be kept until you delete it. You may be tempted to make all of your recordings "...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 48
    ...and Record Defaults. These features are described on the next few pages. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE TO DO LIST The... delete future scheduled recordings you no longer want to record. DIRECTV On DEMAND™ programs scheduled to download over the Internet are shown in the Playlist, not the To ...
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    ... MANAGER The Series Manager screen displays a prioritized list of all the series you've scheduled to record. If there is a series recording conflict and the receiver must choose which show to record, it uses this list to determine the priority. As you set up series recordings, the most recent series...
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    ...If you think something should have been recorded, but wasn't, check here to look for an explanation. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE PURCHASES Provides status information for all Pay Per View programs that were bought and, if viewed, the date...
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    ... I Delete" will never be deleted until you do it manually. If all of your recordings are labeled that way ...up, no new recordings will occur until you manually delete some of your "Keep Until I ... you started and stopped on-time (according to the program guide schedule). If you find a particular series ...
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    ... Mobile Apps. NOTE: You must have an account on directv.com to use remote scheduling. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE FROM A COMPUTER To schedule a recording from your computer, go to directv.com/ tvlistings to see an online version of the program guide...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 53
    ...end time extensions to your record requests. Order DIRECTV CINEMA™ right on your tablet or phone (... need to have your receiver connected to a phone line. Record to any DIRECTV DVR in your home.... DIRECTV viewing Chapter 5, "Extras & Special Features: DIRECTV Mobile Apps". CHAPTER 4 - RECORDINGS 53
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    54 DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE
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    CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES Extras ...56 Messages ...56 DIRECTV Active Channel ...56 GSN Game Lounge ...57 Music & Photos ...58... (Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR ...71 DIRECTV™ Mobile Apps ...73 For Smartphones & Tablets ...73 DIRECTV Everywhere™ ...74 CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES 55
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    ... include the Caller ID feature. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE MESSAGES Press MENU,..." and then "Messages" to see your messages from DIRECTV. DIRECTV sends you messages about important news... channel, or simply press the ACTIVE key on your remote. The DIRECTV Active Channel provides a variety of...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 57
    ... "My Cities" menu item and following the onscreen instructions. To exit the DIRECTV Active channel, just enter a channel number or ... CHAN UP/DOWN key. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES NOTE: Because it is an interactive channel, the DIRECTV Active screen may take a few moments to load. Please ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 58
    ... "Extras" menu, only shown when your DVR is connected to a home network. Compatible models include the DIRECTV HD DVR (models HR44, HR34 and HR20 or... DIRECTV™ Media Share in the future. Your DIRECTV Receiver can be connected to your home network to show photos and play music and...
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    ... "Browse" to see several photos at once. The DVR controls on your remote allow you to stop, play ... and photos. Press the GREEN button on your remote to toggle among music, photos and video ... display of photos and displays the video from the current channel. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES 59
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    ... DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE NOTE: You must subscribe to caller ID service through your phone company and your DIRECTV Receiver must be connected to the phone line. You can review your 25 most recent calls in the call log at any...
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    EXTRAS SHOWROOM Showroom offers you DIRECTV content such as instructional videos, behind-the-scenes clips and video extras, information about DIRECTV sports subscriptions, special offers, trailers and more. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES ...
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    ... YOUTUBE Watch millions of Internet videos on your TV. If your DIRECTV HD DVR is connected to the Internet, you can search for and watch YouTube content on your .... Otherwise, highlight the title and press INFO for a description of the video and other options. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 62
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    SPECIAL FEATURES Your DIRECTV HD DVR supports these special features that can be accessed without going through a menu. Watching .... Watching Program 2 Press DOWN button on remote Program 1 Program Program 2 2 CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES NOTE: You cannot fast ...
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    ... a sporting event is not televised in a certain area. But thanks to DIRECTV's cutting-edge technology, whenever you tune to a channel ... let you know the game is not available. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE QUICKTUNE Use QuickTune to get to your 9 "must see" channels fast! While watching live...
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    ... follow the onscreen instructions to use the interactive features. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES TV APPS With DIRECTV's exciting FREE TV Apps, like Flickr... TV Apps, your DIRECTV HD DVR must be connected to the Internet. See Appendix 4, "How to Network your HD DVR",...
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    DIRECTV® WHOLE-HOME DVR SERVICE With DIRECTV's Whole-Home DVR service and the proper ...WholeHome-capable receiver (models H25, H24, HR24, HR34, HR44, H21 with DECA, H23 with DECA, R22 with DECA,...it is connected to a DECA. H24, H25, HR24, HR34, and HR44 receivers should never have a DECA installed. 66
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    ... Whole-Home DVR Service: Once DIRECTV® Whole-Home DVR service is activated on your account, press the LIST button on your remote. The message on... right will display, confirming the service has been enabled. Select "Continue". CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES 3. Name Your ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 68
    ...to access the Master Bedroom's Playlist. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Allow Deletion An HD DVR has the option to prevent another location from deleting ... if DIRECTV® Whole-Home DVR service is authorized, as well as the Playlist sharing settings for all networked HD DVRs. ...
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    ..., and you've authorized DIRECTV® Whole-Home DVR service, you'll still record programs in ... with an HD Non-DVR receiver, once you authorize DIRECTV® Whole-Home DVR service you're able to request programs to ... DVR you recorded your shows on. Whole-Home DVR service keeps things simple by giving you a ...
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    ..., press MENU and select "Recordings", then "Manage Recordings" for options. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 7. Watch Recorded Programs: By networking your receivers, the recordings from all the HD DVRs in your household are combined ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 71
    ...cost effective HD DVR experience from DIRECTV. The Genie HD DVR (HR44, HR34 and above), together with Genie Clients or RVU-enabled ...features of the HR44, HR34 and above. 2. As an HD DVR in a Whole-Home DVR setup - Genie ...DIRECTV Genie HD DVR can stream content and features to RVU (remote viewing...
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    ... (Feature is only available on the TV connected to the Genie HD DVR.) *NOTE: The Genie receiver will work with any other DIRECTV HD DVRs, HD Receivers and Clients that... NOTE: For a complete list of compatible RVU-enabled devices, receivers, Clients and required services, visit directv.com/Genie. 72
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    ...connected to the Internet. Features: Use your phone or tablet as a remote control: Play, pause, rewind, fast-forward, scroll through...and movies with your friends on Facebook and Twitter. Go to directv.com/mobileapps for more information. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES iPad is a registered ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 74
    ...connection. To learn more about DIRECTV Everywhere go to http://www.directv.com/entertainment/ DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE NOTE: Certain remote control functions require a standard DIRECTV remote. Tablet remote control functionality requires a ...
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    CHAPTER 6 - SETTINGS & HELP Settings ...76 Info & Test ...76 Display ...76 Audio ...80 Network Setup ...80 Remote Control ...81 Satellite ...82 Whole-Home ...83 Power Saving ...83 Reset ...83 Parental Controls ...85 Lock Now ...86 Unlock ...
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    ...: audio options, video format, TV resolution, network setup, remote control setup and more. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE INFO & TEST Select "Info & Test" to display the System Info & Test screen. Select "Run System Test" to ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 77
    ... Guide shows: Select whether you want the first press of the GUIDE button to take you directly to the program guide or to go to the category filter first. Language: Select your preferred ... and resolution temporarily, press INFO on your remote, select "Audio/ Video" from the Channel Banner and ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 78
    ... to set the color of the bars displayed when you view programming in Letterbox or Pillar Box modes. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE TV Ratio Set the aspect ratio that matches your TV. Options are Standard 4:3 or Widescreen 16:9. 78
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    ... the resolutions your TV can support so your receiver can pass the proper signal. To find the resolutions your TV supports, check the user's guide that came with your TV. If you select a resolution your TV doesn't support, the receiver will reset ...
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    ... to make a persistent change to your audio settings. Audio options include: DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Language: Select your preferred audio language, i.e. English, Spanish, Chinese, etc...Sound Effects: Select the volume of sound ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 81
    ... MODE switch on your remote is in the left-most position, it controls your DIRECTV Receiver. However, ... number printed on the top left corner of your DIRECTV Remote Control. A letter R at the end of the model number...follows the number, the remote works in IR mode only. NOTE: Not all DIRECTV Receivers ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 82
    ... your receiver inside a cabinet or behind solid doors and still be able to command it from up to 200 feet away. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Receiver Mode Select "Receiver Mode" if you want to use one remote to command a second DIRECTV® ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 83
    ... more, read "DIRECTV® Whole-Home DVR Service" in Chapter 5 or "Genie HD DVR" in Chapter 7, respectively. POWER SAVING Some DIRECTV Receivers are Energy Star certified, meaning they include features that reduce electrical consumption. The Power Saving option ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 84
    ... over like a new receiver. WARNING: All your recordings will be erased from the hard drive! DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE NOTE: If Parental Controls are locked, you must enter your password to reset the receiver. 84
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    PARENTAL CONTROLS To review or update your Parental Controls settings, press MENU, select "Settings & Help", then "Parental Controls". You ... parents to place certain restrictions on just who's watching what, and requires a passcode to view restricted programming. Whether it's for ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 86
    ... passcode will be your entry to unlocking and adjusting limitations in the future. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE UNLOCK NOW When parental controls are locked, a message appears if you try to tune to a restricted program explaining why ...
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    PARENTAL CONTROLS RATINGS LIMITS Set rating limits for Movies, TV and Other (unrated) shows. From the left menu, select "Rating Limits" then select either "Movies", "TV" or "Other". Movies Select the button next to the overall ratings limit you wish to impose. Brief descriptions of the ratings ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 88
    ... and select the box to toggle between "Hide Adult" and "Show Adult". DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE CHANNEL BLOCKS Prevent children from viewing pre-selected channels. Select "Channel Blocks". Scroll down the channel list and select ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 89
    ...that can be spent on each Pay Per View purchase. Select "Spending Limits". Then enter your preferred spending dollar limit using the numbers on your remote. CHAPTER 6 - SETTINGS & HELP VIEWING HOURS Specify days and times when TV watching is allowed in your household. Select "Viewing Hours", then ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 90
    ... lists on this receiver. You can also choose "Channels I Get" to see only the channels that are in your DIRECTV programming package. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Press MENU on your remote, select "Settings and Help" then "Favorite ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 91
    ... a topic from the list for detailed information. Tune to Channel 1 to access the interactive DIRECTV Customer Information Channel. Watch videos on a variety of topics, such as your remote control, receiver features, and troubleshooting. To exit the Customer ...
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    ... 7 - GENIE™ HD DVR Genie (Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR ...94 Key Genie HD DVR Features ...94 Key Genie Client Features ...95 Share Programs Between Rooms ...95 Genie as a Media Server ...96 Connecting Clients ...97 Special Features ...98 Picture in Picture ...98 Back Panel ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 94
    ... additional HD DVRs. The Genie (Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR (models HR44, HR34 and above), together with Genie Clients (C31 and ... chapter to learn about all the great features of DIRECTV Genie HD DVR and Clients. This chapter ... DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE KEY GENIE HD DVR FEATURES Record ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 95
    ... allows you to connect certain TVs, devices, and DIRECTV Clients to your Genie HD DVR, without adding a full-featured DIRECTV Receiver.) *NOTE: The Genie receiver will work with any other DIRECTV HD DVRs, HD Receivers and Clients that are compatible with Adv...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 96
    ... HD DVR as a media server. An RVUenabled TV, device, or Genie Client lets you watch TV via your DIRECTV Genie network. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Start watching a show in one room, press EXIT on your remote, then ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 97
    ... up to eight Clients per Genie HD DVR; these may be RVU-enabled TVs, or.... Once it detects the Genie HD DVR, it will prompt you to enter a PIN. On your DIRECTV HD DVR,... choice of copying settings from another location or accepting the DIRECTV defaults. The following settings are copied from a server or...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 98
    ... choose a position from the options provided. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE NOTE: Picture in Picture is only available on the TV that is connected directly to the Genie (Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR (models HR44, HR34 and above). 98
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    BACK PANEL EXAMPLE 1 2 3 4 5 6 DIRECTV Genie™ (Adv Whole-Home) (HR44, HR34 and above) Your equipment may not look exactly like the ...: Use only the power supply (power cord) that came with your DIRECTV receiver. Failure to use the authorized power supply (power cord) may ...
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    DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 100
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    CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Troubleshooting Tips ...102 Reset Your Receiver ...102 Reauthorize Your Receiver ...102 System Software Updates ...103 Onscreen Messages ...103 Run the System Test ...104 Frequently Asked Questions ...105 CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS 101
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 102
    ... persists, try resetting the Genie HD Receiver. If the problems persist, try unplugging the power cord of the DIRECTV Receiver for 15 ... "722 - Service Expired," try reauthorizing your receiver. On a computer, go to directv.com/reauthorize and follow the onscreen instructions. You will need to be ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 103
    TROUBLESHOOTING TIPS SYSTEM SOFTWARE UPDATES DIRECTV periodically sends system software updates to your receiver to improve performance and upgrade features and functions. These updates will occur automatically. The receiver will give you the option to download software "now" or "...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 104
    ...basic diagnostics check on your DVR. First make sure that: DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 1. All ... 1. Turn on your TV and the DVR. 2. Slide the mode switch to the DIRECTV position, then press MENU. ... 7. If you continue to have problems, call DIRECTV Customer Service at 1.800.531.5000. 8. ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 105
    ...are no weather problems in your area, reset your DIRECTV DVR using the red RESET button behind the door on the front of the receiver or by unplugging ... the satellite, you should contact a professional to remove them or a DIRECTV installer at 1.800.531.5000 to relocate your dish. If...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 106
    ...is set to something other than your DIRECTV receiver, toggle through the inputs with the "input" button on the DIRECTV remote (if programmed) or TV remote until you get your picture. (If the DIRECTV remote is not working for the TV it may need to be programmed.) ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 107
    ... to operate equipment other than your DIRECTV Receiver? Remote sensor on the receiver could be blocked. CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Solution: Check ...a device other than the DIRECTV DVR that you have programmed the remote to control, make sure you first slide the MODE...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 108
    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Make sure the device you are trying to control has been programmed to your DIRECTV Remote Control. See Chapter 6, "Settings & Help:Settings:Remote Control" for instructions on how to program your remote to control ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 109
    ...- TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Make sure the remote control MODE switch is in the left-most position (DIRECTV Mode), and press PWR... Finally, try reauthorizing your receiver. On a computer, go to directv.com/reauthorize and follow the onscreen instructions. You will need to be logged into your account ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 110
    ...for about 5 seconds, then fast forward to live programming. Try replacing or switching the cables between your surround sound system and your DIRECTV Receiver. Refer to your surround sound system's manual for assistance. 110
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 111
    ... QUESTIONS If the issue continues, reset your DIRECTV Receiver. Press the RESET button behind the access panel door on the front of the DIRECTV Receiver. You can also press MENU,...support the 24 frame-per-second rate DIRECTV provides. Also, many TVs do not support 480i. You may have to press ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 112
    ... a channel. Possible Causes: DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE The channels might be excluded from the ... proper dish type is selected. To refresh your receiver information, go to directv.com/reauthorize. You will need to be logged into your account on directv.com to begin this process. 112
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 113
    ... viewing limits may have been activated on your DIRECTV® Receiver. CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Solution: Ensure that your receiver has plenty ... your parental lock code at the prompt. Q: Why does my DIRECTV DVR turn on or change channels unexpectedly? Your receiver changes to a different ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 114
    ...". Check your TV owner's manual to turn off the TV's timer. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Q: Why is my screen blank? There is ... is not currently broadcasting, or that you don't subscribe to. Solution: Check that DIRECTV DVR and TV are both powered on. Read Appendix ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 115
    ... subscribe to Caller ID service through your local phone company. The Caller ID feature in your DIRECTV® Receiver is turned off. See "Caller ID"... usually will not transmit Caller ID information. CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Solution: Contact your local phone company to...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 116
    ... Series Manager" section in Chapter 4 for details. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Check the Parental Locks on your receiver and TV. Adjust the content ratings,...it conflicted with another scheduled record. What do I do? Your DIRECTV DVR can record up to two programs at once...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 117
    ... a higher priority program. Someone may have manually ended the recording. CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Solution: Try setting the end time... a chance to view them. Possible Causes: Someone else manually deleted the program. The hard drive on your DVR is full. The program may not have ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 118
    ... on your DVR to make room for new recordings. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Change your recording options to keep programs until you ..."I Delete", use the ARROW button to move over to Update and press SELECT. If you recorded a DIRECTV CINEMA movie or Pay Per View event, but did not watch ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 119
    ...on the front of the receiver until this message no longer appears". When the receiver resolution is set to 720p, 1080i, or 1080p, DIRECTV screens and menus ("user interface") will not appear on Standard Definition (SD) outputs. A message is...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 120
    DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 120
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    ... is Excluded? ...123 Make Sure You Keep...123 Before Requesting Repair Service...123 To Get Warranty Service...124 To Get Out-of-Warranty Service...124 DIRECTV PROTECTION PLAN ...125 FCC Customer Information ...126 TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF SOFTWARE ("TERMS") ...129 121
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 122
    ... DVR (Model Numbers: HR34, HR44 and above) and any included accessories against ... ORIGINAL CONSUMER ACQUIRER OR ANY PERSON RECEIVING THE DIRECTV HD DVR AS A GIFT FROM THE ORIGINAL CONSUMER ... (90) days from the acquisition date, at the option of DIRECTV, the DIRECTV HD DVR will be repaired or replaced ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 123
    ...warranty. Except in the case of hardware or software provided by DIRECTV, installing software modifications, "hacks" or utilizing ... Guide (see page 10) and keep both nearby. Also keep the original ......Please check the troubleshooting section of this guide. This may save you a call to DIRECTV Customer ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 124
    ... believe you need service for your Receiver, contact DIRECTV at 1-800-DIRECTV. A representative will go ... USER GUIDE TO GET OUT-OF-WARRANTY SERVICE...To obtain out-of-warranty service contact DIRECTV ...AMOUNT GREATER THAN THE RETAIL PRICE OF THE DIRECTV® Receiver. DIRECTV SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 125
    ...DIRECTV PROTECTION PLAN Benefits Your DIRECTV Limited Warranty provides certain remedies for this receiver during the stated coverage term.... DIRECTV® System, including*: YOUR BENEFITS INCLUDE: COMPLETE SYSTEM COVERAGE. Every DIRECTV Receiver in your home...plus remotes, satellite antenna wiring, ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 126
    ...: DIRECTV • Type of Equipment: DIRECTV Satellite Receiver • Model Number: HR34, HR42, HR44, C31, C41, C41W and above Federal Communications ...dish antenna. • Increase the separation between the equipment and the DIRECTV Receiver. • Connect the equipment into an outlet on ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 127
    ... and telephone network must comply with the applicable FCC Part 68 rules and ... modular jack that is also compliant. See installation instructions for details. The REN (Ringer Equivalence... network, the telephone company will notify you in advance that temporary discontinuance of service may be required...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 128
    ... until the problem is resolved. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE DIRECTV 2230 E. Imperial Hwy El Segundo, CA 90245 1-800-DIRECTV If your...wired alarm equipment connected to the telephone line, ensure the installation of this DIRECTV Satellite Receiver does not disable your alarm ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 129
    ...9 - WARRANTY AND OTHER INFORMATION THE DIRECTV® RECEIVER INCORPORATES SOFTWARE WHICH IS OWNED BY DIRECTV OR ITS THIRD PARTY LICENSORS (the ... USE THE RECEIVER AND SHOULD IMMEDIATELY RETURN THE RECEIVER TO DIRECTV OR YOUR SUPPLIER. THESE TERMS ALSO APPLY TO ANY MODIFICATIONS, UPDATES OR SUPPLEMENTS TO...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 130
    ... may terminate these Terms by returning the Receiver to DIRECTV or your supplier. These Terms... you must return the Receiver to DIRECTV or your supplier. E. Disclaimer THE SOFTWARE IS (TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED... apply to you. F. Third Party Beneficiaries DIRECTV'S LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS SHALL BE THIRD...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 131
    ... Restrictions in Section B above. In compliance with the GPL, DIRECTV, its suppliers, or its third party licensors, upon ...copy of the applicable source code please write to DIRECTV at: Attention: Vice President, STB Engineering DIRECTV 2230 E. Imperial Highway El Segundo, CA 90245 GNU GENERAL PUBLIC...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 132
    ...that you have the freedom to distribute copies of free software (and charge for this service if you wish), that you receive source code or can get it if you ... licensed at all. The precise terms and conditions for copying, distribution and modification follow. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 132
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 133
    ... notices stating that you changed the files and the date of any change. b) You must cause any ...or else, saying that you provide a warranty) and that users may redistribute the program under these conditions, and telling the user how to view a copy of this License. (Exception: if the Program itself is...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 134
    ... to the entire whole, and thus to each and every part regardless of who wrote it. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Thus, it is not the intent of this section to claim rights or contest your rights to work written entirely by you; rather, the ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 135
    ...this section has the sole purpose of protecting the integrity of the free software distribution system, which is implemented by public license practices....Many people have made generous contributions to the wide range of software distributed through that system in reliance on consistent application of...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 136
    .... In such case, this License incorporates the limitation as if written in the body of this License. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 9. The Free Software Foundation may publish revised and/or new versions of the General Public License from time to time....
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 137
    ... terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later ...comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY; for details type `show w'. This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under certain conditions; ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 138
    ... to permit linking proprietary applications with the library. If this is what you want to do, use the GNU Lesser General Public License instead of this License. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 138
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 139
    ... 3: Receiver Front and Back Panels ...151 Appendix 4: How to Network Your HD DVR ...155 Professionaly Installed DIRECTV Cinema Connection Kit ...156 Self-Installed DIRECTV Cinema Connection Kit - Wireless ...157 Wired ...157 Wireless ...159 Appendix 5: About High-...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 140
    ... your receiver for any reason, you will need to follow the guided setup screens before starting DIRECTV service. 1. Make sure the MODE switch at the top of the remote control is set to DIRECTV, which is the far-left position. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 2. Press PWR. The DIRECTV®...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 141
    ... and some features of our interactive channels will be limited. If your receiver is connected to the Internet, either directly or via a DIRECTV Home Network connection, you do not need to be connected to a phone line. See "Your ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 142
    ... for additional information. WARNING: Use only the power supply (power cord) that came with your DIRECTV receiver. Failure to use the authorized power supply (... becomes damaged or needs to be replaced, please contact DIRECTV Customer Service to obtain an authorized replacement. WARNING: Do ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 143
    ... connector. HDMI is the only recommended cable, and is required for the highest quality 1080p signal and 3D...digital audio or RCA audio connectors. Newer receivers have an "A/V Out" connector that provides Component ...audio or RCA audio connectors. (Not all receivers have S-Video outputs.) RCA output ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 144
    ... the supported video and audio connections for the TV, the surround sound, and the DVD player/burner or VCR. Several models of DIRECTV Receivers are shown, giving you a variety of connection options to your TV and other equipment. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 144
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 145
    APPENDIX 2: CONNECTIONS TO TV & EQUIPMENT HD TV CONNECTIONS Example: TV with HDMI Connector - RECOMMENDED Here is an example using a TV that has an HDMI connector as the best video/audio input. Note: Only an HDMI connection provides a 1080p picture and 3D TV. HDMI Cable APPENDICES 145
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 146
    ... & EQUIPMENT HD TV CONNECTIONS Example: TV with Component Video Connectors DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Here is an example using a TV that has component video connectors as the best video input. Note: A Component Video connection will ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 147
    ...: TV with RCA Connectors Here is an example of a TV that has an S-Video connector as the best video input (Not all receivers have an S-Video connector.) S-Video requires a separate audio connection. S-Video Cable APPENDICES 147
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 148
    ... connection does not provide an HD picture.) Example: TV with RCA Connectors DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Here is an example of a TV that has RCA connectors as the best video input. RCA cables are often bundled as a three-way ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 149
    ... HDMI provides an audio signal with the video. The other connections all require a separate audio cable. Of these, your best quality signal ...by the equipment you are connecting to. (For example, your home theater system may support only the Digital Audio Out/Optical connector.) The red and white RCA ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 150
    ... connection from your TV or other equipment as an input to a DVD burner or VCR. Instead, use an available connection from your DIRECTV Receiver. For example, if you use the HDMI connection on your DIRECTV Receiver to connect to your TV, you can use the Component Video, Composite ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 151
    ... the front panel buttons at any time, but they are especially useful if you misplace your remote control or the batteries die. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 APPENDICES Your equipment may not look exactly like the model illustrated. 151
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 152
    ... 500mA) 2. POWER - Turns your DIRECTV® Receiver on or off. Your DIRECTV Receiver still records and receives messages when ... progress. 7. SELECT - Selects the item highlighted. 8. RES (RESOLUTION) - The RES key switches the output resolution of the DIRECTV Receiver. Each time you press the key, it...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 153
    APPENDIX 3: RECEIVER FRONT AND BACK PANELS Back Panel Examples 1 2 3 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 DIRECTV HD DVR 1 4 14 9 5 6 8 10 12 13 APPENDICES GENIE™ HD DVR 4 3 11 Your equipment may not look exactly like the model illustrated. 153
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 154
    ... properly. 14. IR RECEIVE - Connect an IR (infrared) extender or repeater here when your receiver is in a cabinet or otherwise not "visible" to your remote control. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 154
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 155
    ..., you will need: A compatible DIRECTV Receiver, such as the DIRECTV HD DVR (models HR44, HR34, HR20... you have Whole-Home or Genie HD DVR service: Professionally Installed DIRECTV CINEMA Connection ... Wireless Self-Installed DIRECTV Cinema Connection Kit: If you already connect to the Internet via...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 156
    ...uses a network to share programs between your DIRECTV receivers, only a professionally installed DIRECTV ..., R22), you must use either a professionally installed DIRECTV CINEMA Connection Kit... Connection Kit - Wireless, to connect to the Internet. Your professionally installed DIRECTV CINEMA Connection...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 157
    APPENDIX 4: HOW TO NETWORK YOUR HD DVR SELF-INSTALLED DIRECTV CINEMA CONNECTION KIT - WIRELESS You can also order the DIRECTV CINEMA Connection Kit - Wireless from directv.com, or by calling 1.800.531.5000. Please follow the installation instructions in the kit's user guide...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 158
    ... are connected To verify you are connected: Press MENU on your DIRECTV Remote Select Settings & Help Select Settings Select Network Setup Choose Connect ... process (See figure B). If your DIRECTV HD DVR does not immediately recognize the network connection, you will get ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 159
    ... and your DIRECTV HD DVR, so your receiver can access the Internet. Along ... initialized your wireless device for your home network before beginning to network your DIRECTV ...Wireless, follow connection instructions found in the user's manual that came with the device (or go to directv.com/getconnected)...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 160
    .... Select Set Up Now. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Highlight your wireless network and press SELECT to display a blue dot next ...adapter. NOTE: If you are having difficulty connecting to the Internet or need more information, visit www.directv.com/getconnected. 160
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 161
    ... are connected To verify you are connected: Press MENU on your DIRECTV Remote Select Settings & Help Select Settings Select Network Setup Choose Connect ... process (See figure B). If your DIRECTV HD DVR does not immediately recognize the network connection, you will get ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 162
    ... the ratio of the screen's width to its height. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE For analog TV, the aspect ratio is 4 units wide... make changes: the FORMAT key on the remote control and the RES (Resolution) key on the front panel of the DIRECTV HD DVR. To change your Screen Format, TV Ratio, or ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 163
    ... "TV Resolutions". Mark or unmark the TV Resolutions to display the resolutions supported by your television. Resolution (RES) Key on Receiver Front Panel This key is ... to cycle through all available resolutions on your DIRECTV HD DVR. It does not cycle through format settings. If...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 164
    ... table shows the resolutions that can be output from each type of connection: DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Output Connection HDMI Component Video (YPbPr) S-Video Video (RCA Type/Yellow) Available Resolutions 1080i, 1080p, 720p, 480i...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 165
    .... To alleviate this, choose: Letterbox: With this format, the 16:9 image is shrunk until the entire width of the program.... Since the aspect ratio of the program is maintained, the image is no longer tall enough to fill... color. See your TV's owner's manual for information on the best color for your set...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 166
    ... off) the top and bottom of a 4:3 frame, keeping the 4:3 ratio intact. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE If your display is a 16:9 format TV or monitor, your format options include these: For 4:3 program signals: Pillar Box Stretch Crop...
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    APPENDICES 167
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 168
    ... 13, 43, 70 DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE E Episodes - 16, 32, ...Digital Audio - 99, 144, 149, 154 DIRECTV Active Channel - 26, 56, 57,...155, 156, 157, 159, 175 DIRECTV® DoublePlay™ - 63 DIRECTV Everywhere™ - 53, 74 ... Mode - 107, 109 DIRECTV Protection Plan - 98, 125 DIRECTV™ Mobile Apps ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 169
    ... 152, 162, 163, 174 G GameSearch - 64 Genie Clients - 37, 71, 94, 95, 97, 99 Genie HD DVR - 71, 72, 94, 95, 97, 155 Genie Recommends - 27, 36, 37 GSN ... customizing - 20 filtering - 19 guided setup - 140 jump to a date & time - 19 options -...26, 55, 56, 101, 103 Mini Guide - 15, 20 Mobile Apps - 39,...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 170
    ...106, 107, 111, 119, 152, 162, 163 Resolution Indicator - 152 Restart - 83 RF Remote - 81 DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Q Queue - 32, 33, 35, 48, 49, 175 QuickTune - 55, 64 R RCA Connectors - 147, 148, 154 Rear Panel - 6, ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 171
    INDEX ScoreGuide™ - 65 Search & Browse - 25, 28, 29, 30, 36 Search Features - 28, 29 Self-Installed DIRECTV Cinema Connection Kit - Wireless - 157 Serial Number - 8 Series - 31, 36, 41, 42, 44, 46, 47, 48, 49, 51, 53 Series Manager - 39, 48, 49,...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 172
    ... U.S. DIRECTV programming is available separately and independently of DIRECTV System hardware. A valid programming subscription is ... programming today at 1.800.531.5000. ©2012 DIRECTV. DIRECTV and the Cyclone Design logo, DIRECTV Active, DIRECTV INTERACTIVE, DIRECTV PLUS, GENIE, HomePlug and the ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 173
    173
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 174
    ... DOWN arrows on the receiver front panel offer special functionality. Arrow Icons DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Indicates a program is set to record. Indicates record has been set for all episodes of an ongoing program. Indicates ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 175
    ... a special function activated by pressing the related color button on the remote control. Other Icons Indicates the scheduled PPV is set ...the Queue. Indicates a program is about to expire Indicates that the programs comes from DIRECTV CINEMA. Indicates a recorded program is not available for viewing...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 176
    ... to rewind at increasing speed. Pauses current video. Displays the DIRECTV Active Channel -local weather and more! Press once ...together, on or off. Changes remote to control other equipment, for example a DVD Player. MODE SWITCH DIRECTV & TV POWER ON POWER Turns on /off whichever equipment the MODE...



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