Hopper DVR Timer (1 Viewer)

texasone

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I got trained on the VIP 721 when using the DVR function. I could record a single show, in all episodes, in a week at a time. The Hopper 52. remote seems to only allow setting a timer one show at a time, even though that show may have new episodes. Is there a manual to read that shows all the Hopper timer steps? Thanks.
 

Bobby

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Find your show in the Guide, click on that show and you will get a drop down that will offer you these choices: Record This, Record Series, Record Future Airing, See Program Info. Just drop down to Record Series and you are all set.
 

HipKat

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Or find your timer in the Timers tab in the DVR menu if you set it already, select it, select Edit and you can make the changes there, too
 

texasone

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Thanks for the informative replies. From what I am understanding, the Hopper doesn't offer the viewer the option to for example go to channel 185, and then record every new show, whatever the content. I am not sure how many days are in the guide, 7 days ahead? I got addicted to that with the 721, just click on the channel and record the entire week ahead. Dish has said that this isn't an option with the Hopper.
 

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You’re wanting the dish pass from the 722. Set it to record all “new” in the descriptions. At least that’s how it sounds.
 

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