Verizon offers free dvr promotion hd expansion continues. Wd 1tb my book av dvr expander external hard drive usb 2. For general information related to verizon, feel free to stop by r verizon. Purchased a my book essential 2tb wdbacw0020hbksn which i think the only thing that doesnt match from the recommended ones, is one digit and think thats related to 2tb vs 1tb this device has only a. Aug 12, 2008 verizon this week unveiled a new promotion offering users who sign up for fios tv by october fourth a years free use of either an hd dvr, or an hd home media dvr. It is possible to use the av expander for pc and dvr use, but you will need to format it every time that you want to use it on one of them. Providing quality merchandise, honesty and reliability. Wd has some early black fridaycyber monday sales going on, for those on their mailing list. Western digital my book av dvr expander 1 tb usb 2. The company is not offering much in the way of detail with the devise as far as a year away at. Digital recordings, especially high definition hd recordings require extremely large hard.
Does western digital have any firmware that will allow this 6tb drive to be used as a tivo dvr expander. We hate commercials which is why we got rid of cable a long time ago, so a dvr would be perfect. Verizon fios hddvr box vxworks debug port open ars. Write down the percentage of used and available space, then power off the dvr and disconnect its power cord. I have verizon fios cable and dvr service with a western digital my book av 1 tb extender. The dvr models are the qip7216 and qip6416, neither of which supports any. I just purchased a western digital my book av 1 tb,external wdbabt0010hbk00 hdddvr expander for my vms1100 dvr. Mar 05, 2012 im not familiar with the fios dvr, but the easiest way to do this might be to find a cable that connects the nonhdmi output of the fios dvr so, perhaps the rca or component outputs to either a camcorder, dedicated dvd recorder, or computer video interface box. Have a motorola qip7216 looking to add the dvr expander. Most dvrs use an esata connection, the only drive supported by wd for dvr use, is the my book av dvr expander line. Then go the menu dvr enable more storage and follow the directions. April 1, 2014 by dave zatz first unveiled at ces 20, the verizon media server vms has finally started shipping under quantum tv via a phased rollout in select markets. Verizon fios hd dvr box vxworks debug port open 1 post emice.
The dvr expander drive only works with certain dvr s 7216, 7232 and cisco 435 and all those have esata connections. Wds my book av dvr expander instantly adds more recording hours to your dvr. Wdbabt0010hbk my book av dvr expander enclosure pdf manual download. Have the correct version of the img and a motorola 7216 stb. Tivo claims that the only drives they support are listed below. Are fios tv channels sent on an asneeded basis or are they sent all at once. Apr 21, 2016 i have 6 tb my book wdc external drive.
We recently got verizon fios, and want to buy our own dvr. I found that if you connect your external hard drive to your quantum dvr than do a. The verizon fios dvr model motorola qip 7216 is compatible with the my book av dvr expander, but requires setup different from other model verizon dvrs. When used with a dvr, the my book av drive expands the recording capacity of a single dvr and cannot be also used as an expander with multiple dvrs or as storage for other av devices. Sep 09, 2012 i have verizon fios cable and dvr service with a western digital my book av 1 tb extender. Up for bids is a used western digital my book av dvr expander wirh original plugscords that i used for a verizon fios receiver. Western digital dvr expander 1tb verizdish directtv wd my. Said i need the samsung remote which i cannot find. Dec 22, 2011 verizon has a new device that it is working on for late 2012 launch that is a fios tv media server. Follow reddiquette, learn something new, and enjoy some blazing fast fios. The roamio does not see my dvr expander and tivo support says that it might be an unsupported device. The perfect birthday present, gift or simply treat yourself to the best. Accessory usa ac dc adapter for western digital wd wd5000f032 wd0f032 wdg1s5000 tivo my dvr expander external hard disk drive hdd hd. The dvr expander is a tivo verified external device which adds storage capacity to your tivo box.
This will give you many more hours of dvr recording time. A verizon supplied receiver is required for access to the interactive media guide. Mar 25, 2009 the cable will essentially be hooked up like this. Specifications for the wd my book av dvr expander how to install a ce external. Check the recording space on your digital video recorder dvr. Western digital my book av dvr expander manual how to use the my book av dvr expander with the verizon fios dvr model plug in the my book av to the sata drive port at the back of the dvr. Dvr recording and live tv functions are supported on the dvr receivers only. Wd my book av verizon fios dvr expander for verizon customers 1tb blackmodel. Western digital retail wdbabt0010hbknesn 1tb my book av. Hooked up the dvr expander and followed all of the steps to enable more storage which included a few reboots of the stb. The dvr models are the qip7216 and qip6416, neither of which supports any form or internal or external capacity expansion. The following fios tv dvrs are compatible with esata devices. Tivo support asked me for the drive id which i dont have and am hoping you can help. Onyx usb cable for wd my book av verizon fios dvr expander wdbacs0010hbknevz.
A verizon supplied hd receiver is required for hd programming. The verizon fios dvr model motorola qip 7216 is compatible with the my book av dvr expander, but requires setup different from other model verizon. We will send a shipping notification email to your ebay mail address. Its in great working order only reason selling is i switched services and no longer need it. I installed a cablecard on my own that had been supplied by my cable service, verizon fios.
What hd receivers or dvrs are compatible with verizons. Wd my book 1tb av dvr expander wdbabt0010hbk hard drive hispeed usb esata30 overview product description western digital my book av 1tb esata usb dvr expander external. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or instore pickup. Using a 6tb wd ext hd as a tivo dvr expander wd community. I tested my hard drive av western digital 4tb av with usb and esata. Verizon fios tv lets you watch tv from virtually anywhere with a fios tv subscription.
Fios wd fios dvr expander with correct img and motorola 7216. Let me know if these links work, or not, for anybody else. Fios tv digital video recorder dvr users are getting two powerful fios features as part of a free service upgrade announced tuesday aug. I just bought a wd my book av dvr expander because the store and the box said this product was compatible with my directv dvr hr 20 unit, and would quickly and easily add 120 hours of hd storage to my dvr the remedial. My fios is the easiest way to access and control your tv, internet and home phone fios services when you want, where you want. Western digital wdbabt0010hbknesn my book hard drive retail1. Yes thats true however youd still be missing out on the added capacity on the dvr in the meantime, so it would be a smarter option to go with the dual interface my book av, even at the added. You can easily resolve many common issues, such as missing. We havent had tv in 10 years, but we moved to an area with verizon fios and the local tv and hbo came with the awesome internet. Western digital my book av 500 gb external wdbacs5000ebk. Verizon fios now offers dvr video subscribers the capability to expand the storage capacity of their settop box through use of an external storage device esata drive.
My question is if there is any way to transfer the recordings i have on the extender drive to my pc. Purchased a my book essential 2tb wdbacw0020hbksn which i think the only thing that doesnt match from the recommended ones, is one digit and think thats related to 2tb vs 1tb this device has only a usb connection for the back of the. I have a qip64162 connected via hdmi cable to a new 1080p tv. A regular qip 7216 dvr can be upgraded at any time by calling verizon or. We recommend going with an additional terabyte of storage, like this wd 1tb my book av dvr expander external hard drive. Control your tv through the app to play content, manage your dvr, watch.
Dvr approved external storage mediacom dslreports forums. Couple that with the new 7232 p2 hd dvr which has a. Is this a supported device for tivo roamio i have a my book av dvr expander wdbabt0010hbk esata that has been used exclusively with a tivo premiere dvr tcd746320. Verizon fiosfaq frequently asked questions on verizon fios. I love my tivo, but i had an issue a few months ago where the cablecard stopped working and it was such a nightmare to get fixed. This is the upgrade to a device released by the company a year ago. Apr 04, 2010 a verizon supplied receiver is required for access to the interactive media guide. Storage capacity depends upon system quality and signal type analog or digital.
Its time for a dvr upgrade dvrdaddy specializes in upgrading your existing dvr to increase performance and recording capacity. Wdbabt0010hbknesn wd my book av verizon fios dvr expander for verizon customers 1tb blackmodel. Expand your dvr storage so you can record more of your favorite tv shows. Hd fios moving to mpeg4 hd hockeyofficial toronto maple leafs 202014 hockey thread. Track down a dvr with this capability, confirm with your service provider that you can get a cable card, and then make your purchase. Or, transfer and store videos from your compatible camcorder to free up space for more recording. Onyx usb cable for wd my book av verizon fios dvr expander. Wd my book av verizon fios dvr expander wdbacs0010hbknevz backed by 2year limited warranty have a question.
My current motorola silver multiroom dvr does not see the expander and also has. Or, transfer and store videos from your compatible camcorder. Fios broadens multiroom fios functionality media manager. Buy the wd my book av dvr expander wdbabt0010hbk hard at a super low price. The second way is to get a tivohd which allows watching high definition channels. Also, tivo is selling a western digital my book av dvr expander 1tb on their website but they do not give the model or part number. View and download western digital wdbabt0010hbk my book av dvr expander user manual online. My ability to create favorite channels on my iphone and ipad devices does not work. Can i expand the storage capacity of my dvr with an esata device.
Dvrs do i have to use the verizon fios one rent, buy. Advanced multimedia and remote dvr features now available. I have verizon fios cable and dvr service with a western. Can wd elements be used as a dvr expander as well as for. However, usb connected drives are not compatible with fios dvrs. Mar 06, 2008 verizon fios hd dvr by ilibao mar 6, 2008 10. However, we get charged a monthly fee for the box, and it doesnt have dvr capabilities. Add an external drive to your fios dvr verizon forums. Using my dvr expander with scientific atlanta dvrs 6 using my dvr expander with scientific atlanta dvrs connecting the dvr expander to a dvr 1. Forums us isps cable comcast xfinity tv dvr external dvr. You will still need to get cable cards from verizon in order to watch tv with it.
The qip7100 is a stb without any support for dvr functionality. Wd my book av dvr expander wdbabt0010hbk hard drive 1 tb. When i set the picture setting on the set top box to 1080i i get a green vertical line down the right side of my screen. Review about wd 1tb my book av dvr expander external hard drive usb 2. Apr 26, 2009 unfortunately, cable card dvr s are hard to find, expensive, and youll have to pester verizon or comcast to get a cable card. Verizon readying fios tv media streamer for late 2012 slashgear. According to western digital, the new my book av dvr expander is tivoverified and compatible with tivo series3, tivo premier, tivo hd, and many other dvrs, including directtv r15, hr20, hr2, hr23.
Verizon fios tv lets you watch tv from virtually anywhere with a fios tv. Please follow the instructions exactly below to connect the my book av to this specific model dvr. I pushed the buttom on the lower right at bottom of screen hardly visible help please. All ontopic posts will be accepted, even those which may put verizon in a negative light.197 591 1640 712 1622 263 631 1237 352 947 713 1131 601 892 893 373 1295 1000 322 1004 123 1506 73 361 126 1205 1072 882 1469 1216 669