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User Guide

Cisco Digital Set-Top

Models Z870DVB and Z880DVB

Digital Video Recorders

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Notice for Installers

The servicing instructions in this notice are for use by qualified service personnel only. To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not perform any servicing other than that contained in the operating instructions, unless you are qualified to do so.

Note to System Installer

For this apparatus, the coaxial cable shield/screen shall be grounded as close as practical to the point of entry of the cable into the building. For products sold in the US and Canada, this reminder is provided to call the system installer's attention to Article 820-93and Article820-100of the NEC (or Canadian Electrical Code Part 1), which provides guidelines for proper grounding of the coaxial cable shield.

CAUTION: To reduce the risk of electric shock, do not remove cover (or back). No user-serviceableparts inside. Refer servicing to qualified service personnel.

WARNING

TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS UNIT TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.

This symbol is intended to alert you that uninsulated voltage within this product may have sufficient magnitude to cause electric shock.Therefore, it is dangerous to make any kind of contact with any inside part of this product.

Ce symbole a pour but d’alerter toute personne qu’un contact avec une pièce interne de ce produit, sous tension et non isolée, pourrait être suffisant pour provoquer un choc électrique. Il est donc dangereux d’être en contact avec toute pièce interne de ce produit.

This symbol is intended to alert you of the presence of important operating and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature accompanying this product.

Ce symbole a pour but de vous avertir qu’une documentation importante sur le fonctionnement et l’entretien accompagne ce produit.

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U.S. Patents

A patent notice is affixed to this product. In addition, the product may also be covered by one or more of the following patents:

4,498,169, 4,692,919, 4,748,667; 4,829,569; 4,866,770; 4,885,775; 4,888,799; 4,890,319; 4,922,456; 4,922,532; 4,924,498; 4,965,534; 4,991,011; 5,003,384; 5,012,510; 5,029,207; 5,045,816; 5,053,883; 5,054,071; 5,058,160; 5,142,575; 5,142,690; 5,146,526; 5,155,590; 5,214,390; 5,225,902; 5,225,925; 5,235,619; 5,237,610; 5,239,540; 5,241,610; 5,247,364; 5,255,086; 5,257,403; 5,367,071; 5,270,809; 5,271,041; 5,272,752; 5,282,028; 5,285,497; 5,287,351; 5,301,028; 5,309,514; 5,317,391; 5,319,709; 5,341,425; 5,347,388; 5,347,389; 5,357,276; 5,359,601; 5,361,156; 5,367,571; 5,379,141; 5,379,145; 5,381,481; 5,390,337; 5,400,401; 5,406,558; 5,418,782; 5,420,866; 5,420,923; 5,425,101; 5,428,404; 5,430,568; 5,434,610; 5,436,749; 5,438,370; 5,440,632; 5,442,472; 5,455,570; 5,457,701; 5,471,492; 5,477,199; 5,477,262; 5,477,282 5,477,370; 5,481,389; 5,481,542; 5,485,221; 5,493,339; 5,497,187; 5,500,758; 5,502,499; 5,506,904; 5,519,780; 5,539,822; 5,550,825; 5,579,055; 5,579,057; 5,583,562; 5,592,551; 5,596,606; 5,600,378; 5,602,933; 5,640,388; 5,657,414; 5,675,575; 5,684,876; 5,715,515; 5,724,525; 5,734,822; 5,740,300; 5,742,677; 5,754,940; 5,757,416; 5,771,064; 5,774,859; 5,825,829; 5,826,167; 5,850,305; 5,854,703; 5,870,474; 5,892,607; 5,920,626; 5,923,755; 5,930,024; 5,930,515; 5,937,067; 5,963,352; 5,966,163; 5,982,424; 5,991,139; 5,999,207; 6,005,631; 6,005,938; 6,016,163; 6,028,941; 6,029,046; 6,052,384; 6,055,244; 6,072,532; 6,105,134; 6,148,039; 6,157,719; 6,188,729; 6,195,389; 6,212,278; 6,215,530; 6,219,358; 6,240,103; 6,243,145; 6,246,767; 6,252,964; 6,272,226; 6,292,081; 6,292,568; 6,320,131; 6,374,275; 6,405,239; 6,411,602; 6,417,949; 6,424,714; 6,424,717; 6,433,906; 6,438,139; 6,463,586; 6,467,091; 6,476,878; 6,493,876; 6,510,519; 6,516,002; 6,516,412; 6,526,508; 6,538,595; 6,546,013; 6,560,340; 6,567,118; 6,570,888; 6,622,308; 6,629,227; 6,664,984; 6,667,994; 6,671,879; 6,674,967; 6,678,891; 6,714,598; 6,721,352; 6,721,956; 6,725,459; 6,738,982; 6,744,892; 6,744,967; 6,751,271; 6,760,918; 6,795,972; 6,802,077; 6,804,708; 6,811,447; 6,817,028; 6,822,972; 6,823,385; 6,832,386; 6,845,106; 6,868,473; 6,874,075; 6,889,191; 6,909,471; 6,917,622; 6,917,628; 6,922,412; 6,927,806; 6,928,656; 6,931,058; 6,937,729; 6,969,279; 6,971,008; 6,971,121; 6,978,310; 6,986,156; 6,988,900; 6,996,838; 7,010,801; 7,053,960; 7,065,213; 7,069,578; 7,069572; D348065; D354959; D359737; D363932; D390217; D434753; D507240; D507535; D513407; D516518; RE36368; RE36988

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Contents

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

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Welcome.........................................................................................................................

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Safety First .....................................................................................................................

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Serial Number and MAC Address...................................................................................

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About the Remote Control..............................................................................................

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Front Panel.....................................................................................................................

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Back Panel .....................................................................................................................

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Connecting the Set-Top..................................................................................................

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Connecting to a TV.........................................................................................................

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Watch TV......................................................................................................................

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Setup Wizard................................................................................................................

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Set Parental Control PIN ..............................................................................................

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Revert to Factory Settings............................................................................................

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Navigator Bar................................................................................................................

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Color-CodedOptions................................................................................................

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Main Menu....................................................................................................................

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Accessing the Categories Menu...............................................................................

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DVR Functions .............................................................................................................

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Controlling Live TV and Recordings.........................................................................

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Instant Recording .....................................................................................................

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Recording Menu .......................................................................................................

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Electronic Program Guide ........................................................................................

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Manual Recording ....................................................................................................

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Recording Settings ...................................................................................................

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Electronic Program Guide ........................................................................................

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Record from the Program Guide ..............................................................................

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Block and Unblock Channels ...................................................................................

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Program Information.................................................................................................

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Options .....................................................................................................................

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Favorite List..............................................................................................................

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Program Reminders .................................................................................................

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Displaying Picture-in-Picture ........................................................................................

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Mosaic ......................................................................................................................

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Messages .................................................................................................................

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Pay-Per-ViewEvents....................................................................................................

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Troubleshooting............................................................................................................

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No Picture.................................................................................................................

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No Sound .................................................................................................................

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Disclaimer.....................................................................................................................

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IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS

1)Read these instructions.

2)Keep these instructions.

3)Heed all warnings.

4)Follow all instructions.

5)Do not use this apparatus near water.

6)Clean only with dry cloth.

7)Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.

8)Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other apparatus (including amplifiers) that produce heat.

9)Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or grounding-typeplug. A polarized plug has two blades with one wider than the other. Agrounding-typeplug has two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or the third prong are provided for your safety. If the provided plug does not fit into your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.

10)Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where they exit from the apparatus.

11)Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer.

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Use only with the cart, stand, tripod,

bracket, or table specified by the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus. When a cart is used,

use caution when moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid injury from tip-over.

13)Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long periods of time.

14)Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, such as a powersupply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.

Power Source Warning

A label on this product indicates the correct power source for this product. Operate this product only from an electrical outlet with the voltage and frequency indicated on the product label. If you are uncertain of the type of power supply to your home or business, consult your service provider or your local power company.

The AC inlet on the unit must remain accessible and operable at all times.

Ground the Product

WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fire hazard! If this product connects to coaxial cable wiring, be sure thecable systemisgrounded (earthed). Grounding provides some protection against voltage surges andbuilt-upstatic charges.

WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fire hazard! Do not locate an outside antenna system in the vicinity of overhead power lines or power circuits. Touching power lines or circuits might be fatal.

This product may contain a tuner capable of receiving off-the-airbroadcasts.

Protect the Product from Lightning

In addition to disconnecting the AC power from the wall outlet, disconnect the signal inputs.

Verify the Power Source from the On/Off Power Light

When the on/off power light is not illuminated, the apparatus may still be connected to the power source. The light may go out when the apparatus is turned off, regardless of whether it is still plugged into an AC power source.

Eliminate AC Mains Overloads

WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fire hazard! Do not overloadAC mains, outlets, extension cords, or integral convenience receptacles. For products that require battery power or other power sources to operate them, refer to the operating instructions for those products.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS, continued

Handling Disposable Batteries

This product may contain disposable batteries. Heed the following warning and follow the Safety and Disposal instructions below.

WARNING: There is danger of explosion if the battery is mishandled or incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same type of battery. Do not disassemble it or attempt to recharge it outside the system. Do not crush, puncture, dispose of in fire, short the external contacts, or expose to water or other liquids. Dispose of the battery in accordance with local regulations and instructions from your service provider.

Safety

Insert batteries correctly. There may be a risk of explosion if the batteries are incorrectly inserted.

Do not attempt to recharge ‘disposable’ or ‘non-reusable’batteries.

Please follow instructions provided for charging ‘rechargeable’ batteries.

Replace batteries with the same or equivalent type that we recommend.

Do not expose batteries to excessive heat (such as sunlight or fire).

Do not expose batteries to temperatures above 100°C (212°F).

Disposal

The batteries may contain substances that could be harmful to the environment.

Recycle or dispose of batteries in accordance with the battery manufacturer’s instructions and local/national disposal and recycling regulations.

The batteries may contain perchlorate, a known hazardous substance, so special handling and disposal of this product might be necessary. For more information about perchlorate and best management practices for perchlorate-containingsubstance, seewww.dtsc. ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate

Protect from Exposure to Moisture and Foreign Objects

WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fire hazard! Do not expose this product to dripping or splashing liquids, rain, or moisture. Objects filled with liquids, such as vases, should not be placed on this apparatus.

WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fire hazard! Unplug this product before cleaning. Do not use a liquid cleaner or an aerosol cleaner. Do not use a magnetic/static cleaning device (dust remover) to clean this product.

WARNING: Avoid electric shock and fire hazard! Never push objects through the openings in this product. Foreign objects can cause electrical shorts that can result in electric shock or fire.

Service Warnings

WARNING: Avoid electric shock! Do not open the cover of this product. Opening or removing the cover may expose you to dangerous voltages. If you open the cover, your warranty will be void. This product contains nouser-serviceableparts.

Check Product Safety

Upon completion of any service or repairs to this product, the service technician must perform safety checks to determine that this product is in proper operating condition.

Protect the Product When Moving It

Always disconnect the power source when moving the apparatus or connecting or disconnecting cables.

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Provide Ventilation and

Select a Location

Remove all packaging material before applying power to the product.

Do not place this apparatus on a bed, sofa, rug, or similar surface.

Do not place this apparatus on an unstable surface.

Do not install this apparatus in an enclosure, such as a bookcase or rack, unless the installation provides proper ventilation.

Do not place entertainment devices (such as VCRs or DVDs), lamps, books, vases with liquids, or other objects on top of this product.

Do not block ventilation openings.

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Welcome

Enjoy crystal clear pictures and CD quality sound with your Cisco® Z870DVB and Z880DVB Digital Video Recorders. Best of all, you can watch what you want to watch when you want to watch it at the press of a button. It’s all described in this user guide. Go through it right away to learn about each feature and to help you enjoy your experience to the fullest.

Safety First

Before using the set-top,read the Important Safety Instructions section of this guide.

Serial Number and MAC Address

Your service provider may ask for the serial number or the MAC address of the set-topif your system requires troubleshooting in the future.

Look for the serial number and the MAC address on the bottom of the set-top.

Write the serial number here: _____________________________________

Write the MAC address here: _____________________________________

About the Remote Control

 

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LIVE

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My DVR

 

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REC

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GUIDE

 

INFO

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BACK

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1.Set-topmode control

2.TV mode control

3.Power On and Off

4.Access DVR recordings

5.Watch live TV

6.Pause recording

7.Fast-forwardrecording

8.Set a recording

9.Access the Main Menu

10.Obtain program information

11.Go to last channel or previous menu item

12.Page through the program guide

13.Scroll through menu items

14.Access color-codedscreen options

15.Access ON DEMAND features

16.Scroll through channels

17.Select Favorite channels

18.Access specific channels

19.Access Picture-in-Picture(PIP) features

20.Mute volume

21.Adjust volume

22.Page through the program guide

23.Exit the guide

24 Access the guide

25.Rewind recording

26.Play recording

27.Stop recording playback

28.Instant Replay (go back 7 seconds)

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Power

 

 

 

 

 

 

Turns the set-topon and off

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Arrows

 

 

 

 

 

 

Indicates an active cable modem link

 

 

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Record

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press to enable an instant recording.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note:® illuminates to indicate a recording in progress

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Display

 

 

 

 

Displays the selected channel number and time of day

 

 

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IR Sensor

 

 

 

 

Receives the infrared signal from the remote control.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The sensor is behind the front panel

 

 

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Adjusts volume

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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CH-,CH+

 

 

 

 

Scrolls through channels

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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USB Port

 

 

 

 

Reserved for future use

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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AC In

 

Connects to a power receptacle

 

 

 

 

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Cable In

 

Connects to the coaxial cable that delivers the signal from

 

 

 

your service provider

 

 

 

 

 

 

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TV Out

 

Connects to RF input of TV

 

 

 

 

 

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Ethernet

 

Connects to Ethernet-equippeddevice

 

 

 

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L/R

 

Connects to left/right audio inputs of TV or other device

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Connects to composite video input of TV

 

 

 

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Connects to component video input of TV

 

 

 

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Connects to left/right audio inputs of TV or other device

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SPDIF

 

Connects to digital audio input of a TV or other device

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SIM Card Reader

Reserved for future use

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Connecting the Set-Top

To connect your set-topto your entertainment devices, complete these steps.

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Connect your TV to the set-top.(See connection diagram.)

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Plug the set-topand the TV into a power source that is not controlled

by a wall switch.

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Do not turn on the set-topor TV yet.

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Wait for the green LED to illuminate. It may take several minutes for

the set-topto receive the latest software, programming, and service

information.

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Press POWER on the remote control.

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The first time you turn on the set-top,the Setup Wizard will start.

Read and follow the directions on the screen to get your set-top

ready for use.

Connecting to a TV

WARNING:

Electric shock hazard! Unplug all electronic devices before connecting or disconnecting any device cables to the set-top.

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Watch TV

When you turn on the set-top,you will see a screen similar to this one until theset-tophas downloaded the latest programming information.

Setup Wizard

The first time you turn on the set-top,you may see the Setup Wizard window. In the Setup Wizard you can select the language and screen settings for yourset-top.

Read and follow the directions on each screen of the Setup Wizard.

If you want to change any of the settings at a later time, you can access various settings by pressing the HOME key on the remote control and navigating to the

Settings option.

Set Parental Control PIN

To set the Parental Control PIN, press the HOME key on the remote control, access theSettings option, and scroll toSet Block PIN. The first time you select this option, you must enter the Default PIN number (4321). The next time you access the Expert Setup option, you can enter a new PIN number that is more meaningful to you.

Remember the PIN you choose because you will use it to block and unblock TV programs or channels for viewing.

Press the number keys on the remote control to enter your PIN number, and then press the OK key on the remote control.

Revert to Factory Settings

All of your setup choices will be erased if you choose the Revert to Factory Settings option.

Navigator Bar

The Navigator Bar displays information about current and future programs. To access the Navigator Bar, press the INFO key on the remote control.

Current Channel

 

Selected

 

 

Current

Recording

 

Channel

 

 

Program

 

 

Name

 

 

Status Bar

in Progress

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Selected

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Favorite

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current

Branded

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Logo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Unblock

Display

Order a

Stop

 

 

 

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PPV Recording

 

 

 

Program

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Color-CodedOptions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The selection options at the bottom of the

 

 

 

 

 

 

Navigator Bar (and on several other screens)

 

 

 

 

 

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selection, press the color-codedkey on the

 

 

 

 

 

 

remote control.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Main Menu

The Main Menu provides a menu of your favorite interactive services and popular channels. To access the Main Menu press the HOME button on your remote control.

Program Guide – Lists channel program schedules for the current and future days.

Categories – Provides asub-setof program guide categories organized according to their type, such as entertainment and sports.

Favorites – Allows you to set up your favorite channels.

Recording Menu – Provides access to the scheduled list, recorded library, manual recording feature, and recording settings.

Settings – Allows you to modify the defaultset-topsettings, such as audio mode.

Mosaic – Displays a group of video images that you can navigate and display afull-screenimage.

Messaging – Allows you to access messages from your service provider.

Program Guide

Categories

Favorites

Recording Menu

Settings

Mosaic

Messaging

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DVR Functions

Controlling Live TV and Recordings

You can control live TV and recordings while you are watching live TV because the DVR buffers (stores) 60 minutes of content. Follow these instructions to control live TV and your recordings.

Green area of bar indicates stored or recorded programming

Red area of bar

Clear area of bar

indicates missed

indicates programming

programming

not aired yet

 

 

 

 

“Paused”

Indicates your

 

Status Bar

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Access DVR

Recordings

Instant Replay (go back 7 seconds)

Stop Recording

My DVR

Play Back

 

Rewind

Recording

Play Recording

 

Watch

LIVE

Live TV

 

Pause

 

Recording

 

Instant

REC

Recording

 

Fast Forward Recording

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Controlling Live TV and Recordings, continued

1.Press the PAUSE button to pause live TV or a recording.

2.Press the PLAY button to resume playing live TV or a recording.

3.Press the REWIND or theFAST FORWARD buttons one, two, or three times to rewind orfast-forwardat different speeds.

4.Press the LIVE button to catch up to live TV.

5.Press the PAUSE button and then press theFORWARD orREWIND keys to activate slow motion while watching live TV. To resume normal play, press thePLAY button again.

6.Press the INSTANT REPLAY button to see the last 7 seconds of live TV or recording.

Instant Recording

To perform an Instant Recording, press RECORD on the remote control, navigate to the selection and pressOK.

Moves back

Moves forward

through a recorded

through a recorded

program you are

program you are

watching one line

watching one line

increment at a time

increment at a time

 

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Recording Menu

The Recording Menu provides a menu of recording options for using and configuring DVR features. To access the Recording Menu press the HOME button on your remote control and navigate to the Recording Menu.

Scheduled List — Displays a list of programs scheduled to record.

Recorded Library — Displays a list of programs stored on your DVR.

Manual Recording — Allows you to manually set recordings by channel, date, and time.

Recording Settings — Allows you to set how you want your programs to be displayed in the Scheduled List and the Recorded Library.

Scheduled List

Recorded Library

Manual Recording

Recording Settings

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You can access the Recorded Library directly by pressing the My DVR button on the remote control.

Access DVR

Recordings

LIVE

My DVR

REC

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Manual Recording

1.Access the Recording Menuscreen from the Main Menu.

2.Select Manual Recordingfrom the Recording Menu screen.

3.Use the arrow keys to find a channel you want to record and to set the time to record it.

4.Press OK to save and exit when you have made all your selections.

Recording Settings

The Recording Settings window enables you to set how to sort your programs in the Recording List and Scheduled List. You can sort the programs by channel, date, and time.

Electronic Program Guide

The Electronic Program Guide (EPG) displays channel program schedules for the current and future days.

Use the arrow keys and the OK key on the remote control to scroll through the guide and select the program you want to view.

Use the color-codedkeys on the remote control to access the list of your favorite channels, program schedules for the previous or next day, or the timer screen for program reminders.

Record From the Program

Guide

1.Press the GUIDE button.

2.Press the arrow buttons to select a program, and then press the RECORD button.

3.Choose your recording options and then press OK.

4.Review the recording you just set in the Scheduled List, press the HOME key to go to the Recording Menu, and then navigate to the Scheduled List.

Block and Unblock Channels

You will see the Blocked Channel window when you tune to a program that is blocked by Parental Control Rating.

To unblock the program, press the INFO key on the remote control, press the red triangle key, and then enter yourfour-digitParental Control PIN in the PIN Entry window.

Program Information

To access program information, press the INFO key on the remote control.

The Info window displays detailed information about the current program. Press the right arrow key to scroll to information about the next program.

Options

To access the Options window, press the INFO key on the remote control, and then press thecolor-codedkey on the remote control for the channel options.

The Options window displays selectable audio and video settings for the current channel.

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