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In article <MPG.email@example.com>, danny <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>I had an older Phillips DTivo with added HD that died on me.
>Replaced it with a new DTivo R-10 80 hr unit. Unfotunately, I can no
>longer seen to make DVD backups of movies from HBO or Showtime.
Try using a DVD-RW disk and format it as VR mode. Alot of DVD recorders allow
you to record a "record once" encoded source like many HBO and Showtime shows
only onto a rewriteable and only if in DVD-VR mode. You then can take that
DVD-VR formatted disk over to a computer and run it thru TMPGENC DVD author or
Ulead DVD movie factory 4 and convert it to DVD+R or DVD-R disk
Damn that CPMS
>DVD recorder is flashing 'source content is copy protected'.
>I tend to burn a lot of stuff off the Tivo to watch on airplanes and
>while traveling and would really like to figure out how to make this
>work again. Do I need to get the Phillips unit repaired, or is this
>part of the software upgrade? Am I stuck or what? There has to be a
>way round this limitation.