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Naming Each Receiver in Your Whole Home DVR Setup

Last Updated: Tue, 16 Jun 2015 > Related Articles

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Use these steps to assign a name to each receiver in your Whole Home network.


If you have a Whole Home DVR setup with multiple receivers, you can opt to name each receiver through the onscreen guide to make identifying them easier. This will help when changing individual receiver settings, and scheduling recordings.


Go to the receiver you want to name. 
Press the SETTINGS button on the remote. 
  1. Highlight the Receivers option and press the SELECT button.
    Result: DVR Network displays in the middle box.
  2. Highlight the DVR Network option and press SELECT.
Highlight the Change Receiver Name option and press SELECT.
  1. Use the arrows and SELECT button to create a name, such as DEN, MASTER BR, SECOND BR, LR, BASEMENT, OFFICE, or KITCHEN.
  2. Press the B button on the remote to save the  name.
Repeat steps 1 through 5 for each receiver. 

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