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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    ... qualified, giving you the benefit of saving energy and helping our environment. However, ENERGY STAR ... set-top boxes qualify for ENERGY STAR only when configured with the DIRECTV Whole-Home DVR ... labeled set-top boxes, when used in conjunction with a DIRECTV subscription, meet ENERGY STAR criteria ...
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    ...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.directv.com to manage your account, and find information ...
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    TABLE OF CONTENTS Welcome to the DIRECTV Family! ...3 Safety & Care ...6 Product Information ...8 CHAPTER 4: RECORDINGS ... CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES CHAPTER 2 - CHANNELS & PROGRAM INFO Program Guide ...16 Channel ... ...56 Special Features ...63 DIRECTV® Whole-Home DVR Service ...66 Genie™...
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    ...Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR ...94 Special features ...98 Back Panel Example ...99 CHAPTER 8 - ... ...105 CHAPTER 9: WARRANTY AND OTHER INFO Limited 90-Day Warranty ...122 DIRECTV PROTECTION PLAN ......") ...129 Appendix 2: Connections to TV & Equipment ...141 Appendix 3: Receiver Front and Back Panels ...151 ...
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    ... Use only the power supply (power cord) that came with your DIRECTV Receiver. Failure to use the authorized power supply (power cord) ... cord) becomes damaged or needs to be replaced, please contact DIRECTV Customer Service to obtain an authorized replacement. 10. Do not defeat the safety purpose of...
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    ... unit could impair performance or damage your receiver and other components. came with your DIRECTV receiver. Failure to use the • ...or electric shock, do not sides of the TV back panel rather than down the middle once connected. Try not to coil any twin-lead cables and keep them expose this product...
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    PRODUCT INFORMATION Keep your receipt to obtain warranty parts and service and for proof of acquisition. Attach it here and record the ... 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 *...
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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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    ... AND OFF DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE NOTE: Each time you press a button... two buttons turn your TV and DIRECTV® Receiver on or off together. If your DIRECTV® System was installed professionally, ... the step by step instructions. Mode Switch 10 Use the POWER (PWR) button and Mode Switch to...
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    ... 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 you to the ... can move through all of the DIRECTV user screens using only the direction ARROW buttons and the SELECT button as appropriate...
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    ...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. R RECORD One press allows you to record programs in the Guide and live TV. Press twice to...
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    ... this indicator bar appears at the bottom of the screen to show where you are in the program and how far you can go forward or back. For live programs, the progress bar is green and the time shown is the time of day. The current time shows where ...
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    ... BUFFER Your DVR saves programs to the hard drive instantly and continuously, while you watch...(jump back 6 seconds). If you start watching a program late, even if it is not set to record, you can back up to the beginning (...during a show to display the progress bar and see how far back in time you can ...
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    CHAPTER 2 - CHANNELS & PROGRAM INFO Program Guide ...16 Program Info ...16 Local Channels ...17 HD and SD Channels ...17 Unsubscribed Channels ...17 3D Channels ... Controls ...23 Picture in Picture ...24 Menu ...25 My DIRECTV ...25 Search & Browse ...25 Recordings ...25 Extras ...
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    ... ahead in time 12 hours; use the RED button to come back 12 hours. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE PROGRAM INFO Press INFO ... non-profit, independent organization that provides ratings and reviews for TV shows and movies, so you can decide what is okay for your kids to watch, ...
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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, ...
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    ... programs will display. NOTE: There is no separate 3D fee, 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. CHOICE™ package or higher required for ...
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    ... guide filter. Simply use the arrow keys to highlight the category you want and press SELECT. The guide will now show only the channels that match that category. Look... 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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    ...: By default, your program guide displays all channels offered by DIRECTV, some of which may not be in your ... 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 Demand. (See ...
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    ...you find a current show in the guide you want to watch, press SELECT and the receiver changes to ... screen with program title, channel number, date, time and other information. Select "More Info"... MESSAGES Select "Messages", to see your messages. DIRECTV sends messages to you for important news items ...
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    ...GUIDE FAVORITE CHANNELS Select "Favorites" to update the program guide to show only the channels you ...such as, "All Channels", "Channels I Get", "Custom 1" and "Custom 2". Channels I Get displays only ...Select the "CC" option, then select either "DIRECTV Subtitles" or "Closed Captioning". Both options...
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    CHANNEL BANNER & TV OPTIONS AUDIO/VIDEO OPTIONS Select "Audio/Video" to change the resolution and format of your display and to change audio to an alternate language, when available. Select "Change Resolution & Format" to change the display settings; each ...
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    ..." 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 above). 24
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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, as well as ...
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    MENU EXTRAS Use the Extras option to access Messages, the DIRECTV Active Channel, GSN Game Lounge, TV Apps, Music & Photos, and Showroom. Depending on your setup, it may also include the Caller ID feature. For additional information, see Chapter 5, "...
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    CHAPTER 3: SEARCH & BROWSE Search Features ...28 Smart Search ...28 YouTube Search ...29 All Movies, On Demand and Pay Per ... Movies" 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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    ... 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 ... will include available games, interviews, documentaries, etc. Type your keyword on the search screen and press the ...
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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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    ... 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. This includes both free and premium movies. Press MENU, select ...
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    ... BROWSE ON DEMAND If your DIRECTV HD DVR is connected to the Internet, DIRECTV On Demand lets you... you need DIRECTV Advanced Receiver Service and broadband Internet service with a connection speed of... Please refer to Appendix 4 for details regarding connecting your DIRECTV HD DVR to the Internet. 31
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    ... favorite programmer's home page for 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 ... both "All Movies" and "On Demand". If your HD DVR is not connected to the Internet you can still ...
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    ... keep a movie, highlight the title and press the BLUE button on your remote. This ensures the movie will not be deleted by the receiver as your disk drive fills up. Warning: Setting ... programs to "Keep" may fill up your disk and not allow new programs to be recorded. CHAPTER 3 - ...
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    ALL MOVIES, ON DEMAND AND PAY PER VIEW When your receiver IS connected to the Internet: You can record from both "All Movies" and "On Demand" menus. To record a program, highlight a title, then press the orange REC (Record) button. An orange "R" icon next to the title ...
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    ... EVENTS Special events like UFC, Boxing, WWE and more are listed in the program guide starting around channel 117. (Actual channel...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. 35...
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    ... Go to 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 ...
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    ... AND GENIE™ RECOMMENDS *NOTE: 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 ...
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    38 DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE
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    ... ...42 Stopping an In-Progress Recording ...42 Watching and Deleting Your Recorded Shows ...43 Playlist ... 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 39...
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    ...You can record two shows at the same time with your DIRECTV DVR if you have made the proper connections to your satellite dish. CHANGING A RECORD OPTION Some live events and even a ...the broadcasters give us for the program guide. If you are watching while recording and you think your show...
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    ... INFO on the remote, then select "More Info" and "Recording" from the onscreen choices to see the recording options... option for that one show, select "Episode Options" and choose whichever option or options you ... every show in the series, select "Series Options" and then choose the options you want to...
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    ... SERIES FROM LIVE TV If the show you are currently watching is a series and not a single event (like a movie), simply press the RECORD ... icon is now a repeated circle R to let you know that this is a series and not a single recording. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE FROM THE GUIDE As mentioned...
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    WATCHING AND 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". Use the arrow...show. If you press STOP, the show will stop and an information screen with various options will appear. The ...
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    ...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 icon...see the recorded episodes for that series. The number of new (not viewed) programs and total programs for each series is ...
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    ... Sort Programs by Category Select "Sort programs by category" and then select Movies, Sports, News, Kids...your list, so just press the left arrow or BACK to see your full Playlist again. CHAPTER...of your recorded shows. You can sort by date with the newest at the top (the factory default setting), the...
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    ...lot of recording space but it is possible to fill up the hard drive if you record regularly. A quick...expiration or automatic deletion in light blue, and the remaining unused disk space that is available for recording in black. When your disk is full, the oldest shows (viewed or not) are automatically...
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    ...it. Keep Highlight the show you want to keep and press the BLUE button on your remote. A... "Keep Until I Delete", but if your hard drive ever fills up, new recordings can't take place. Another way to ...a single show or a series (indicated by a folder icon) and press the RED button to delete it. If you ...
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    ... on the next few pages. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE TO DO LIST The To Do List displays recordings your DVR is scheduled ... 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 Do List. ...
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    ... as desired. CHAPTER 4 - RECORDINGS QUEUE The Queue screen displays titles that are in the queue waiting to be delivered to your hard drive. See Chapter 3, "All Movies, On Demand and Pay Per View: Ordering Programs" for details. 49
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    ...Per View programs that were bought and, if viewed, the date and time. MANUAL RECORDINGS To set up a recording based on channel, time and date, select "Manual Record" and enter all of the...Tuesday), channel, day and date, start time and duration. You can schedule a manual recording up to 14 days in...
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    ..." will never be deleted until you do it manually. If all of your recordings are labeled that way and the disk fills up, no new recordings will occur until you manually delete some of your "Keep Until I Delete" recordings. The Start and Stop options let you adjust ...
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    ... could do it remotely from work or while on the go? You can with directv.com, and DIRECTV Mobile Apps. NOTE: You must have an account on ... To schedule a recording from your computer, go to directv.com/ tvlistings to see an online version of the program guide. Select a show and click "Record". If you ...
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    .... Set start and end time extensions to your record requests. Order DIRECTV CINEMA™ right ... no need to have your receiver connected to a phone line. Record to any DIRECTV DVR in your home. ...the 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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    ... GUIDE MESSAGES Press MENU, select "Extras" and then "Messages" to see your messages from DIRECTV. DIRECTV sends you messages about important news items or special ... results, the GSN Game Lounge, and a quick list of the most popular shows on DIRECTV at any given time. For local ...
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    EXTRAS selecting the "My Cities" menu item and following the onscreen instructions. To exit the DIRECTV Active channel, just enter a ... 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...
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    ... an optional item in the "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 later) or DIRECTV Plus® DVR (model R22). Other models may support ...
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    ... STOP button while in music control mode stops the music from playing and the audio from the current channel is then heard. Pressing the STOP button while in photo control mode stops the 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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    EXTRAS 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 TV. (If you aren't connected, see Appendix 4.) If you're already connected, ...
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    SPECIAL FEATURES Your DIRECTV HD DVR supports these special features that can be accessed without going through a menu. Watching Program 1 ... and tune to the second program. 3. Now use the DOWN arrow to switch back and forth between the two programs. 4. You can pause, ...
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    ... for sports fans, occur when a sporting event is not televised in a certain area. But thanks to DIRECTV's cutting-edge technology, whenever you tune to a ... message will let you know the game is not available. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE QUICKTUNE Use QuickTune to get...
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    ... and follow the onscreen instructions to use the interactive features. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES TV APPS With DIRECTV's exciting FREE TV Apps... you're watching, all at the press of a button. To enjoy TV Apps, your DIRECTV HD DVR must be connected to the Internet. See Appendix 4, "How to ...
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    ...service functionality, you need a DIRECTV HD DVR receiver (models HR34, HR24, HR20-HR23 with ...WholeHome-capable receiver (models H25, H24, HR24, HR34, HR44, H21 with DECA, H23 with DECA, R22...cable connected, unless it is connected to a DECA. H24, H25, HR24, HR34, and HR44 receivers should never have a...
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    ... right will display, confirming the service has been enabled. Select "Continue". CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES 3. Name Your Locations: You'll be prompted to..., select "Settings & Help", then "Settings", "Whole-Home" and then "Name Location". 4. Set Playlist Sharing Options ...
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    ...to "No" in the Master Bedroom, the other rooms (Den and Kitchen) won't be able to access the Master Bedroom's ...select "Settings & Help", then "Settings", "Whole-Home" and then "Share Playlist". 5. View Status: To view the Whole-Home status for all your connected HD DVRs, press MENU, select "Settings...
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    DIRECTV® WHOLE-HOME DVR SERVICE 6. Record Programs: If you're in a room with an HD DVR, and you've authorized DIRECTV® Whole-Home DVR service, you'll still record ...a single, unified playlist of all your recordings on any connected TV. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES 69
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    DIRECTV® WHOLE-HOME DVR SERVICE Recordings can be deleted from any connected receiver that has been set up to Allow Deletion. However, to ... location). If a third location tries to playback a recording, a message will display explaining that the program is not available. 70
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    ... (Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR is the most comprehensive, flexible and cost effective HD DVR experience from DIRECTV. The Genie HD DVR (HR44, HR34 and above), together with Genie Clients or RVU-enabled TVs, can serve your entire home, and provides you ...
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    ...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 are connected ... list of compatible RVU-enabled devices, receivers, Clients and required services, visit directv.com/Genie. 72
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    ... is connected to the Internet. Features: Use your phone or tablet as a remote control: Play, pause, rewind, fast-forward, scroll through ... your friends on Facebook and Twitter. Go to directv.com/mobileapps for more information. CHAPTER 5 - EXTRAS & SPECIAL FEATURES iPad is a registered trademark ...
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    ...wherever you want. All you need is a DIRECTV online account, and an internet connection. To learn more about DIRECTV Everywhere go to http://www.directv.com/entertainment/ DIRECTV® HD DVR... The mobile App requires Internet access and directv.com login. Internet connections may vary. In ...
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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 Now ...86 Ratings Limits ...87 Adult Channels ...88 Channel ...
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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 ... get started, you may want to review Appendix 5, "About High-Definition", which describes HD formats and resolutions. 76
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    ...: Choose whether you want the guide to show HD channels and their duplicate SD channels ...new channel. NOTE: To change your screen format and resolution temporarily, press INFO on your remote... select "Audio/ Video" from the Channel Banner and select "Change Resolution & Format". CHAPTER 6 - SETTINGS &...
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    ...format. Native mode slows down the system's response time to channel changes since the receiver and TV must adjust the picture resolution at every channel change....resolution set on the "TV Resolutions" screen. Screen Format: When a program is broadcast in a format that does not exactly fit ...
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    ...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 the resolution after a few seconds. Captioning Select "Captioning" to...
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    ... and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. NETWORK SETUP Select "Network Setup" to set up and test the connection of your DVR to the Internet. See Appendix 4, "How to Network Your HD DVR" for details. 80
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    ..., it controls your DIRECTV Receiver. However, you can also program the AV1, AV2 and TV positions ... model number printed on the top left corner of your DIRECTV Remote Control. A letter R at the end of the model number (... remote works in IR mode only. NOTE: Not all DIRECTV Receivers are RF-capable. 81
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    ... 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 "... (terrestrial) antenna connected to your HD DVR Receiver. Not all HD DVR's have a built-in off-air tuner. 82
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    ..., 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 automatically ...
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    ... everything from system memory and starts 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 ...
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    PARENTAL CONTROLS To review or update your Parental Controls settings, press MENU, select "Settings & Help", then "Parental Controls...Controls enable parents to place certain restrictions on just who's watching what, and requires a passcode to view restricted programming. Whether it...
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    ... asked to create a passcode. This passcode will be your entry to unlocking and adjusting limitations in the future. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE UNLOCK NOW ... have Parental Controls set and temporarily unlocked, turning the receiver off will turn parental controls back on. 86
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    ... Violence (FV), Dialogue (D), Language (L), Sexual Content (S) and Violence (V). A description of each content type displays when highlighted. Other Shows Highlight and select the box to toggle the setting between ...", programming that has no rating, such as news and sports, will not display. 87
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    ... CONTROLS ADULT CHANNELS Hide adult channels in the program guide, Manage Recordings screens, and when channel surfing. Select "Adult Channels", ...to save time. WEB VIDEOS Prevent children from viewing video from the Internet. Select "Web Videos", then highlight and select the box to toggle between "...
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    ...6 - SETTINGS & HELP VIEWING HOURS Specify days and times when TV watching is allowed in your household. Select "Viewing Hours", then select the start times and durations for viewing. You can set hours based on "school nights" - Monday-Thursday - and/or weekend nights-FridaySaturday, and Sunday. 89
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    ...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 ... be displayed. Select the one you want and follow the onscreen instructions to create and name your list. Selecting a...
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    ...the list for detailed information. Tune to Channel 1 to access the interactive DIRECTV Customer Information Channel. Watch videos on a variety ...channel number to tune to. You can also find answers to all your questions on DIRECTV's Answer Center at support.directv.com. CHAPTER 6 - SETTINGS & HELP 91
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    ... - GENIE™ HD DVR Genie (Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR ...94 Key Genie HD DVR Features ...94 Key Genie Client Features ...95 Share Programs ... ...95 Genie as a Media Server ...96 Connecting Clients ...97 Special Features ...98 Picture in Picture ...98 Back Panel Example ...99 CHAPTER 7 - GENIE™ HD DVR 93
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    ... without requiring additional HD DVRs. The Genie (Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR (models HR44, HR34 and above), together with Genie Clients (C31 and above) or .... Use this chapter to learn about all the great features of DIRECTV Genie HD DVR and Clients. This chapter highlights the additional ...
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    ... with RVU-enabled TVs or Genie Clients in your home. (RVU is a technology that 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...
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    ... 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...(Adv Whole-Home) HD DVR. You will need to activate the RVU-enabled TV by calling DIRECTV at 1.800.531.5000. 96
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    ... Client. Once it detects the Genie HD DVR, it will prompt you to enter a PIN. On your DIRECTV HD DVR, press MENU, then select "Settings... copying settings from another location or accepting the DIRECTV defaults. The following settings are copied from a server or Client to another Client: (...
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    ..."PIP" and 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 model illustrated. This image has enlarged features for ease the purposes of illustration. CHAPTER 7 - GENIE™ HD DVR 1. NETWORK SWM ONLY - Connect...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 100
    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
    ..., try resetting the Genie HD Receiver. If the problems persist, try unplugging the power cord of the DIRECTV Receiver for ... 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 on directv.com to ...
  • 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
    ... diagnostics system test on your DVR: 1. Turn on your TV and the DVR. 2. Slide the mode switch to the DIRECTV position, then press MENU. 3. Select "... pointing the satellite dish, phone connection and access card. 7. If you continue to have problems, call DIRECTV Customer Service at 1.800.531.5000...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 105
    ... return to normal. If there are no weather problems in your area, reset your DIRECTV DVR using the red RESET button behind the door on the...of 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
    ... that the DIRECTV® Receiver and TV are both powered on. If you don't see the your DIRECTV picture, verify the input your TV is on by turning the TV on and off. Most TVs ... 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
    ..., some TVs do not support the 24 frame-per-second rate DIRECTV provides. ... than your DIRECTV Receiver? Remote sensor on the receiver could be blocked. CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Solution... remote control and the remote sensor. Remote Sensor Make sure the remote control is in DIRECTV mode...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 108
    ...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 ...Verify the detachable power cord is plugged into the back of the DIRECTV® Receiver and the wall outlet. Check the outlet...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 109
    ...the remote control MODE switch is in the left-most position (DIRECTV Mode), and press PWR (power key) or press ..., 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 on directv.com to complete...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 110
    ..., 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
    ..., 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, press ... TV. For 1080p programs, some TVs do not support the 24 frame-per-second rate DIRECTV provides. Also, many TVs do not support 480i. You may have to ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 112
    ... Favorites List, press GUIDE on the remote, then press the YELLOW button and select "Change ... Type shown on the System Setup screen to see if it is correct. If not, select "Satellite" ... is selected. To refresh your receiver information, go to directv.com/reauthorize. You will need to be logged into ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 113
    ... or electronics are affected. If parental limits are active, turn your DIRECTV® Receiver back on and enter 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
    ... then "Manage Recordings", then "To Do list". Check your TV owner's manual to turn off the TV's timer. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER ... broadcasting, or that you don't subscribe to. Solution: Check that DIRECTV DVR and TV are both powered on. Read Appendix 2, "Connections to TV and Equipment" for ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 115
    ...to Caller ID service through your local phone company. The Caller ID feature in your DIRECTV... jack, which usually will not transmit Caller ID information. CHAPTER 8 - TROUBLESHOOTING & FAQS Solution: ... jack transmits Caller ID information. If not, connect a standard phone cable to your receiver...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 116
    ... saying it conflicted with another scheduled record. What do I do? Your DIRECTV DVR can record up to two programs at once, or it ..."Changing a Record Option" section in Chapter 4. Someone else manually deleted the program. The hard drive on your DVR is full. The program may not have recorded. 116
  • 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 ... view them. Possible Causes: Someone else manually deleted the program. The hard drive on your DVR is full. The program may not have recorded. The ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 118
    ... your recording options to keep programs until you delete them manually. See "Recording a Single Show" or "Recording a Series" in Chapter 4 ...", 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 it, the time ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 119
    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Q: Why can I not see DIRECTV menus and screens on my TV? OR Why do I see a message...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...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 120
    DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 120
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 121
    ...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
    ..., HR21, HR22, HR23, HR24) or Advanced Whole-Home HD DVR (Model Numbers: HR34, HR44 and above) and any included accessories against defects in ... acquire the product. For ninety (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
    ... provided by DIRECTV, installing software modifications, "hacks" or utilizing service access or "back doors" ... but not limited to television programming, show information, program guide data, and ......Please check the troubleshooting section of this guide. This may save you a call to DIRECTV Customer ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 124
    ...obtain out-of-warranty service contact DIRECTV at 1-800-DIRECTV for information on the possibility of and any ... OTHER WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES, AGREEMENTS AND SIMILAR OBLIGATIONS OF DIRECTV. REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT AS PROVIDED... RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE. DIRECTV 2230 E. Imperial Hwy El Segundo...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 125
    ... comprehensive support to ensure that you and your family enjoy nonstop DIRECTV® entertainment. DIRECTV .... Every DIRECTV Receiver in your home...plus remotes, satellite antenna wiring, connectors, ... Casualty Company. Pricing, terms and conditions of the DIRECTV PROTECTION PLAN are subject to change....
  • 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 Commission ... antenna. • Increase the separation between the equipment and the DIRECTV Receiver. • Connect the equipment into an outlet on ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 127
    ...RJ11C. A plug and jack used to connect this equipment to the premises' wiring and telephone network must comply with the applicable FCC... provided with this product. It is designed to be connected to a compatible modular jack that is also compliant. See installation instructions for details. The REN (...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 128
    ... 2230 E. Imperial Hwy El Segundo, CA 90245 1-800-DIRECTV If your home has specially wired alarm equipment connected to the telephone line, ensure the installation of this DIRECTV Satellite Receiver does not disable your alarm equipment. If you have questions ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 129
    ...SOFTWARE PROVIDED TO YOU. A. License Grant and Conditions DIRECTV grants you a non-exclusive,...and derivative works of the Software are owned exclusively by DIRECTV or its licensors and you agree to execute ... by DIRECTV to evidence such ownership rights. Certain third party software used in connection...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 130
    ... is NOT transferring title or any ownership rights in the Software to you and DIRECTV and its suppliers reserve all rights not expressly granted to you. Except...comply with these Terms or any other agreement between you and DIRECTV. Upon termination you must return the Receiver ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 131
    ... free, open source and other similar software that may be included in the Software) may be found in the DIRECTV website located at www.directv.com, and the GNU website located ..., STB Engineering DIRECTV 2230 E. Imperial Highway El Segundo, CA 90245 GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 132
    ... have the freedom to distribute copies of free software (and charge for this service if you wish),...protect your rights with two steps: (1) copyright the software, and (2) offer you this license which ... legal permission to copy, distribute and/or modify the software. Also, for each author's protection ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 133
    ...AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF SOFTWARE ("TERMS") CHAPTER 9 - WARRANTY AND OTHER INFORMATION GNU GENERAL ...outside its scope. The act of running the Program is not restricted, and the output from the Program is covered only ... notices stating that you changed the files and the date of any change. b) You must...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 134
    ... not bring the other work under the scope of this License. 3. You may copy and ... under the terms of Sections 1 and 2 above on a medium customarily used for software interchange; or, b) Accompany ... and installation of the executable. However, as a special exception, the source code distributed need not...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 135
    TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF SOFTWARE ("TERMS") 4. You may not copy, modify, sublicense, or distribute the Program except as expressly ... the author/donor to decide if he or she is willing to distribute software through any other system and a licensee cannot impose that choice. CHAPTER 9 ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 136
    TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF SOFTWARE ("TERMS") This section is intended to make thoroughly clear what... DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 9. The Free Software Foundation may publish revised and/or new ... goals of preserving the free status of all derivatives of our free software and of promoting the sharing ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 137
    ...way to achieve this is to make it free software which everyone can redistribute and change under ... at least the "copyright" line and a pointer to where the full notice is found.
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 138
    TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR USE OF SOFTWARE ("TERMS") Yoyodyne, Inc., hereby disclaims all copyright interest in the program `Gnomovision' (...1 April 1989 Ty Coon, President of Vice This General Public License does not permit incorporating your program into proprietary programs. If your program ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 139
    ... Appendix 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 ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 140
    ..., you will need to follow the guided setup screens before starting DIRECTV service. 1. Make sure the ...is set to DIRECTV, which is the far-left position. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE 2. ...800.531.5000 to pick the programming package that's right for you and subscribe to DIRECTV service. 140
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 141
    ...a digital PBX phone system - doing so may permanently damage your equipment and void your warranty. YOUR INTERNET CONNECTION Connecting your DIRECTV Receiver to the Internet and your home network gives you access to features like TV Apps, ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 142
    ...from DIRECTV at a nominal charge. Contact DIRECTV customer service for more information. Never connect an IN to an IN or an OUT to an OUT. All A/V jacks ...to be replaced, please contact DIRECTV Customer Service to obtain an authorized replacement. WARNING: Do not connect your receiver (or any other ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 143
    APPENDIX 2: CONNECTIONS TO TV & EQUIPMENT The table below shows the benefits and disadvantages of each type of available video connector: HDMI ...cables do not provide 1080p or 3D TV. SD Video Connections These cables are provided for convenience only, and do not present an HD picture. They are useful...
  • 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...
  • 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
    APPENDIX 2: CONNECTIONS TO TV & EQUIPMENT HD TV CONNECTIONS Example: TV with Component Video Connectors DIRECTV® HD DVR ... as the best video input. Note: A Component Video connection will not provide a 1080p picture nor 3D TV. Component Video requires a separate audio connection. Component Video ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 147
    APPENDIX 2: CONNECTIONS TO TV & EQUIPMENT SD TV CONNECTIONS (This connection does not provide an HD picture.) Example: TV with RCA Connectors... 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
    APPENDIX 2: CONNECTIONS TO TV & EQUIPMENT SD TV CONNECTIONS (This connection does not provide an HD picture.) Example: TV ... bundled as a three-way cable with one video and two audio connections. You can also purchase a single-connection RCA video cable, and a separate cable for audio. RCA Video and...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 149
    ...Audio Out connector. The connector you end up using may be determined 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 audio out connectors are so common,...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 150
    ...-quality picture, it is recommended you do not use a pass-through connection from your TV or other equipment as ... 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 ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 151
    APPENDIX 3: RECEIVER FRONT AND BACK PANELS Front Panel Example The buttons on the front panel perform the same functions as similarly named ... 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
    ... - Turns your DIRECTV® Receiver on or off. Your DIRECTV Receiver still records and receives messages when powered off. The ... key, it cycles to the next available resolution: 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i and 1080p (supported on some models). Note: The RESOLUTION button on the front panel only changes the ...
  • 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
    APPENDIX 3: RECEIVER FRONT AND BACK PANELS 1. SATELLITE IN 1 - Connect one line from your satellite dish here. A Single Wire Multi-Switch (SWM) .... SATA - Use this connector to add an external hard drive to your receiver. 12. PHONE JACK - Connect your phone line here to ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 155
    ..., HR34, HR20 or later) or DIRECTV Plus® DVR (model R22) A broadband Internet connection, with a minimum ... Whole-Home or Genie HD DVR service: Professionally Installed DIRECTV CINEMA Connection Kit: .... Wireless Self-Installed DIRECTV Cinema Connection Kit: If you already connect to the Internet ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 156
    ... If you have Whole-Home DVR Service: PROFESSIONALLY INSTALLED DIRECTV CINEMA CONNECTION KIT Because Whole-Home DVR ..., or the DIRECTV CINEMA Connection Kit - Wireless, to connect to the Internet. Your professionally installed DIRECTV CINEMA Connection Kit will include a Broadband DECA similar to one ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 157
    ...HOW TO NETWORK YOUR HD DVR SELF-INSTALLED DIRECTV CINEMA CONNECTION KIT - WIRELESS You can also ...If you do not have Whole-Home DVR service: WIRED Step 1 - Connect your DIRECTV HD DVR to your ...of the Ethernet cable to the Ethernet port on the back of your DIRECTV HD DVR. Ethernet cable connects to an...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 158
    ... have connected previously) Select Continue after successfully connecting to DIRECTV via the Internet (See figure A). Select Done to complete the setup 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
    ...between your wireless router and your DIRECTV HD DVR, so your receiver can access the Internet. Along with ...DVR. If using the DIRECTV Cinema Connection Kit - Wireless, follow connection instructions found in the user's manual that came with the device (or go to directv.com/getconnected) to determine ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 160
    ... Set Up Now. DIRECTV® HD DVR RECEIVER USER GUIDE Highlight your wireless network and press SELECT to display a blue dot next ... set-up process of the wireless 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
    ... have connected previously) Select Continue after successfully connecting to DIRECTV via the Internet (See figure A). Select Done to complete the setup 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
    ... that can be used to 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 TV Resolution settings, press MENU, select "Settings & Help", ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 163
    ... supported by your television. Resolution (RES) Key on Receiver Front Panel This key is used to cycle through all available resolutions on your DIRECTV HD DVR. It does not cycle through format settings. If video and audio are not appearing, it...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 164
    ... HIGH-DEFINITION SUPPORTED RESOLUTIONS The following table shows the resolutions that can be output from each type of connection: DIRECTV® HD... 720p, 480i, 480p 480i 480i NOTE: 720p, 1080i and 1080p are HD formats: 480i and 480p are not. S-Video and RCA outputs display all resolutions as 480i. 164
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 165
    ..., select "Settings & Help", "Settings", "HDTV" and then "Video". Select the desired bar color. See your TV's owner's manual for information on the best color for your set. Stretch: In the Stretch setting, instead of adding bars to the top and bottom, the 16...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 166
    ... the desired bar color option. See your TV's owner's manual for information on the best color for your set. Stretch: In this setting, instead of adding bars to the ... compensate. Crop: This format crops (cuts off) the top and bottom of a 4:3 frame, keeping the 4:3 ratio intact. DIRECTV® ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 167
    APPENDICES 167
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 168
    ... Digital Audio - 99, 144, 149, 154 DIRECTV Active Channel - 26, 56, 57, ... 155, 156, 157, 159, 175 DIRECTV® DoublePlay™ - 63 DIRECTV Everywhere™ - 53, 74 DIRECTV Mode - 107, 109 DIRECTV Protection Plan - 98, 125 DIRECTV™ Mobile Apps -...-Home DVR Service 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 83 B Back Panel - 98, ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 169
    ..., 44, 62, 69, 77, 85, 86, 98, 121, 176 Interactive Channels - 15, 18 Internet Connection - 74, 141 Internet radio - 61 In Theaters - 30, 34, 35 J Just Added - 30 K ... Programs - 35 Other Ratings - 87 APPENDICES M Mail - 21 Manual Recordings - 39, 50 Mark & Delete - 45 Media ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 170
    ..., 49, 50, 89, 118, 141, 154 Phone Connection - 104, 141 Playlist - 11, 25, 32, 33,..., 12, 13, 176 IR/RF setup - 81 modes - 10 problems - 107 program remote - 81 receiver... 31 from Live TV - 42 from the guide - 42 history - 50 managing - 50, 51 manually - 50 purchases - 50 S Satellite - 3, 7, 40, 75, 82...
  • 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,...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 172
    ... 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 Plus DVR and ...are trademarks of DIRECTV. All other trademarks and service marks are the property of their respective owners. ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 173
    173
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 174
    ... end time is earlier or later than is visible in the Guide program cell. LEFT and RIGHT arrows on the remote offer special functionality. Objects are scrollable above or below the visible window. UP and DOWN arrows on the receiver front panel offer special functionality. Arrow Icons ...
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 175
    ...in the Queue. All episodes of an ongoing programs are in 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. 175
  • DIRECTV HR34 | System Manual - Page 176
    ... rewind at increasing speed. Pauses current video. Displays the DIRECTV Active Channel -local weather and more! Press once to see the Program... any highlighted item. Takes you back one menu screen. Display a menu of settings and services. In Guide, jumps 12 hours back; other functions vary - look for ...



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