Did not realize I would have all this space. Anyhow, unconnected 3 wires, removed HR21 and replaced with HR24 and reconnected SWM unit, but it won't recognize the HR24. Any ideas? i recorded several movies from Showtime/HBO. Why do some of the recordings expire and others will not until I delete it? If it is recorded, why should it expire? I am just in the planning stage right now, but obviously have a challenge on how to manage each of the devices independently, and would ideally have a single remote. Any suggestions on how to set this up, what works, ... I tried to talk via telephone & they hung up on me. The majority of my HD is now compressed, so bad that it's worse than watching a DVD on Composite wiring. (I can't wait till my agreement is up.) Good evening. I have been a DirecTV customer for 11 years now. I upgraded, via free promotion, to a Genie over a year ago. 3 tv's (genie and 2 dvrs, whole home) and my current bill is over $120 per m... Do I need to have internet to use a dvr How do you set a reminder with the Genie? I found some info on "Ultimate TV" but the instructions don't apply to the Genie. Don't want to record, just want a reminder to popup when it's time. Thanks My Genie annoyingly automatically auto-plays the next episode after watching an episode. This also plays the "next" episode from the On Demand episodes - example: I watch an older S2 episode of Archer an... There was a software upgrade last night, 0x99c, and now Pandora and Youtube are gone. Any clues? All other On Demand is working and downloading fine. When I go to "Extras", both are gone. I keep getting a note from Directv saying to change my status on a question I asked. The question has been answered and I want to update status to answered and complete. How do I do this I just upgraded my home DVR from to a Genie system, we had two TV's one a DVR and one just an HD receiver. The HD receiver had auto tune on it which was a great feature for watching TV. I have found out here (on this ... I just bought a 60" 4K Smart Led Samsung with 3D. I am unable to view 3D channels on Directv as apparently the 60" model is not compatible. Seems improbable. Has anyone else had same or different experience with 60" T... I have the HR44-700 Genie and mostly watch recorded TV series. I just found that I could not skip commercials while watching "Marriage" recorded from the FX channel. An error message appears that says "this program ca... I don't know. Maybe I'm the only guy in the world who falls asleep in front of the TV. But I don't think so. This new Episode thing is great, in most ways. But I can't help wonder if they did... Recently upgraded to the Genie system. My old DirecTV hardware recognized my Sony STR DN1050 Receiver but Genie does not? The Genie remote control software is in the Genie itself and not the remote. So... While viewing TCM I received error message 771 (no satellite signal). Only TCM seems to be affected as all other channels are fine and only on this one receiver. I have reset my dish but the same problem r... I am an avid watcher of "The Blacklist" and set dvr to record it after the super bowl but unfortunately it started late so I didn't get it all recorded as the dvr started recoding it according to the tv guide. Is ther... I do not see anywhere in my email preferences here where to stop receiving weekly email updates. The subject of these email is always in the following format. DIRECTV Technical Forums Updates, January 8 - Janu... Is there a way to Page Down when viewing the Guide rather than scrolling one channel at a time? I let the box run a self diagnostic and let the box try to repair itself. Still no signal this morning.