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Recording Programs on the Advanced TV DVR

 

Solution

Refer to the table below for steps to create a single, manual, or series recording or to stop a recording in progress.
 

Notes:

  • If the DVR is turned off, scheduled recordings will take place as it is plugged in to a power source.
  • When recording two shows at once, you can watch either show, or a previously recorded show. You cannot tune to a third channel or watch On Demand programming.
Action Steps
Record the show you are watching or viewing in the on-screen guide.
  1. Using the Cox remote control, press the REC button.

    Result: The Record window displays with the show title in the header and Record this show selected.
     
  2. Press the SELECT button to begin recording.

The DVR will record the show from the beginning if it has been tuned to the channel from the time the show began.

Create a manual recording.
  1. Tune to the channel you want to record, or navigate to it in the on-screen guide.
  2. Press the REC button on the Cox remote control.

    Result: The Record window displays with the current show title in the header and Record this show selected.
     
  3. Press the up or down arrow button to highlight Create a manual recording.
  4. Press SELECT on the remote.

    Result: The Manual Recording window displays with the current show title at the bottom of the window.
     
  5. In the Manual Recording window, use the right and left arrows to move between columns and the up and down arrows to change the following settings in each column.
    • Type - Choose Individual to create a one-time only recording, or Recurring to record for a given time frame on multiple specified days.
    • Channel - Choose the channel from which to record.
    • Day(s) - Choose the day, for individual recordings, or days, for recurring recordings, on which to record.
    • Start - Choose the start time for the manual recording.
    • End - Choose the end time for the manual recording.
  6. Press the A button on the remote to confirm the recording.
Record an entire series.
  1. Tune to the channel you want to record, or navigate to it in the on-screen guide.
  2. Press the REC button on the Cox remote control.

    Result: The Record window displays with the current show title in the header and Record this show selected.
     
  3. Press the up or down arrow button to highlight Record entire series.
  4. Press SELECT on the remote.

    Result: The Series Recording window displays with the current show title in the header.
     
  5. In the Series Recording window use the up and down arrows to move between rows and the left and right arrows to change the following settings in each row.
    • Episodes to record - Choose to record first-run only or first-run and repeats
    • Channels - Choose to record only from the currently selected channel, or any channel.
    • Airtime - Choose to record only at the currently selected time, or any time the show airs.
    • Save - Choose whether to save the recordings until space is needed, or until you manually erase them from the DVR.
    • Episodes to Keep - Choose to keep all recordings, or up to the five most recent.
    • Start time - Choose to start the recordings up to 10 minutes early or late.
    • End time - Choose to end the recordings up to 10 minutes early, or 1-5, 15, or 30 minutes, or 1-3 hours late.
  6. Press the A button to confirm the recording.
Stop the current recording.
  1. Tune to the channel you are recording, or, press the DVR LIST button on the Cox remote control, then use the up and down arrow buttons to highlight the current recording.
  2. Press the STOP button.

    Result: The Stop Recording window displays with Stop now selected.
     
  3. Using the up or down arrow, select Stop now, Do not stop now, or Play again from beginning.
  4. Press the SELECT button to confirm your choice.

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