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As the DVR restarts, all four LED lights on the front bezel of the DVR will be on at the same time. 2. Thanks! Don't forget to change the jumpers on the new drive from 1.5Gbit/s to 3.0Gbit/s.A PC with SATA capability, at least 500MB ram, and a CD-rom drive.A Torx T-10 screwdriver. If you want images or slices, use emule. this content

file is there, but it won't let me run it. If you are successful, the blue and amber lights will blink in alternating patterns to indicate the code has been accepted. There is a handy DOS2UNIX.exe program that removes all of the windows formatting for you in a file. Open a web browser window and go to mfstools.sourceforge.net then click on the gzipped tar static link. http://www.tivopedia.com/error-51-hardware-error.php

Hm-mmm Scott The "fact" that the ch logos are gone until the next softwae update is NOT a fact for everyone. Terms of Service | Privacy Policy Questions? Also, I'm planning on swapping a drive back and forth frequently between two tivo's (the old tivo will still be used for recording unscrambled files and the new tivo for playback

Also make sure to include the block details (displayed below), so we can better troubleshoot the error. Turn off multi-room viewing on all units. The scripts tells me that it is done and to reboot but when i do that , i still have the error #51 message.I tried then the solution of erasing all Reply With Quote 01-06-2009,08:46 AM #3 WK-Michael View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage WeaKnees!

When the yellow and red LEDs come on, release the PAUSE button and then press the one or two digits of the kickstart code from the list below on the remote For TiVo repairs and TiVo parts, please visit WeaKnees - the TiVo Superstore. If it does successfully record the questionable show, your TiVo will probably disappear, never to be seen again. __________________ (1) Philips DSR6000 (~149 Hours)

POST #6 | Report this post to http://archive.tivocommunity.com/tivo-vb/showthread.php?threadid=161307 If you're dying to copy over your shows and season passes from your upgrade drive, search around for info on using the 'mfstool add' function on WinMFS instead of mfstools.

I'm not sure at this point if it's a big deal or not to get that message. All rights reserved. Sucuri, INC HOME BLOG CONTACT Sucuri WebSite Firewall - CloudProxy - Access Denied What is going on? You'll see this screen while the install is proceeding: 52 Emergency Software Reinstall This attempts to reinstall the last version of the TiVo OS on the unit.

It would be really cool if TiVo could see all of my images because it's neat to see pictures come up from random times over the years to remind you of have a peek at these guys Bit of a shame to lose the season passes but I was only a week in setting thumbs etc. Remove the SATA hard drive inside.Power off your computer, and open up the case.Disconnect any hard drives for your PC, you only need 3 drives attached: the original SATA TiVo drive, If you want to cancel your account, click continue button , then click DONE button. * Do you really want to close your account?

Popular topics in your subscribed forums will be sent directly to your inbox. news This site is not affiliated with TiVo Inc.Page generated in 0.04069495 seconds (73.78% PHP - 26.22% MySQL) with 20 queries. When the yellow light comes on, release the PAUSE button and then press the one or two digits of the kickstart code from the list below on the remote control. (You To Perform a Kickstart Code, pull the plug to power down the TiVo.

Dial in all of your TiVos. TiVoCommunity Forums View Site marcolisi 10/09 #1 Tivo that lost its serial number /error #51 Hello guys, I have a tivo s3 hd and i had to format my hard disk Check your System Information screen to be sure you have at least 7.3 SO3 Error Database corruption, often asociated with a hard disk problem. http://odenews.net/tivo-error/tivo-error-n18.html This can now be done by just plugging in the drive and rebooting.

Also, is there a way to save the crypto keys this file deletes, in case it somehow fails and one needs to get back the ability to play their previously recorded Last Thread Next Thread >>> What does Error #51 Mean? <<< TiVo Community Forum Archive 1 > Main TiVo Forums > DIRECTV Receiver with TiVo Search The Internet Search -> See More DOWNLOAD APP Apple Store Google Play

TiVo Kickstart Codes and Information TiVo kickstart codes enable certain diagnostics at boot time.

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Join Date Jul 2002 Posts 25 Hi guys, many people are having difficulty in FTPing small scripts to their TiVo. This error simply means that the software on the hard drive has been serialized to a different motherboard, and needs to be reserialized to the current motherboard to work. (Error 51 Plus: we'll recommend forums for you based on these topics you chose. check my blog At the boot options prompt, simply press enter to boot with the default settings.Once the Knoppix GUI is booted up, open a console by clickingthe icon of the black screen towards

IMPORTANT: be sure to have the source drive after the 'if' and the destination drive after the 'of'. This willtell you how far along it is in copying the 250GB over to your newdrive.While this 'dd' command is running, get ready for the next step. Reply With Quote 07-20-2003,07:35 PM #3 captain_video View Profile View Forum Posts Diamond Member Join Date Feb 2002 Posts 6,414 Another fine addition to the DDB library of useful hacks. Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Albums Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders Who's Online Advanced Search Forum Category: NEW TiVo, DTiVo, Extraction FORUMS!

TiVoŽ is a registered trademark of TiVo Inc. If you are successful, the green and amber lights will blink in alternating patterns to indicate the code has been accepted. captain555captain555 0 followers Apr 28, 2008 at 6:44:48 PM | #5 More Options Hide Options Forward Report Abuse Print [Archived] No, it never work, I just got At least C&DE is an easy fix. (I didn't have anything of value on either drive.) __________________ Visit my moblog

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I'm not sure at this point if it's a big deal or not to get that message. I get the same message, but everything seems to be working fine. awestunawestun 0 followers Apr 27, 2008 at 10:50:42 PM | #2 More Options Hide Options Forward Report Abuse Print [Archived] Error 51 means that the TiVo service This it did worked.

I had upgraded the drive space and hacked the system to allow a USB network card - does this hack get removed with the C&DE?