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Dvd recorder with hard drive

Need a dvd recorder with hard drive that can store and burn dvd's from a Dish Network DVR. The newer ones, I'm told, don't store or burn the newer movies because of some encrypted code preventing them form being copied. My buddy has a Panasonic DMR-EH-50 that seems to still work well with his DVR. I'd just like to I'd like to play movies from my DVR, copy them to my Dvd recorder hard drive, then make as many copies as I'd like for friends and family. The one I had previous did that( Brand- ilo), but stopped working.

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    Was helpful. I purchased the item suggested but won't actually know if it will do what I'd like til I get it, so thanks for the advice.

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Reset all settings to factory defaults.
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Humax DRT-800 DVD Recorder/DVR
As a progressive scan DVD player, the DTR800 can play MP3s, CDs, DVDs or audio CDs. Most common types of recordable disks can be read, such as CD-R/RW and DVD-R/RW. The DRT800 can also decode Dolby Digital Surround and DTS Surround multi-channel audio formats. Using the component video outputs and the optical digital output, you can replace your DVD player with this unit. TiVo supports MP3 ID3 tags, so you can view the album and song names on your video screen.

The best part of this unit is the DVD recorder. The DTR800 has a “4X” DVD burner in it that can burn to DVD –R/-RW discs (sorry, it can’t write to DVD+R/+RW discs) and recording to DVD is nothing short of simple. Just select the programs you want on the “Now Playing” list and select “Copy to DVD.” It will show you how much space remains on the DVD and you can either add more or burn it. This allows you to save your favorite shows or share them with friends who have DVD players. Recording to DVD allows you to save previously recorded shows to DVD and free up valuable hard drive space. In the highest-quality mode, a one-hour TV program will take up most of the DVD. In high mode, you can fit two hours of TV shows onto a DVD-R or DVD-RW. If you still want to burn a two-hour movie you recorded in best mode, the DTR800 can span the movie to multiple DVDs. The DTR800 burns DVDs in the background, so you can still record and watch live TV while this is happening.


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Welcome to Fixya! You can Probably find a Panasonic at Half.com. Some of the Lower Model Pioneer Units work well with what you are Trying to do also.

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How can I transfer recordings to a hard drive?


Any external USB hard drive that uses a 3.5" hard drive (the larger drives they use in desktops) will work. These all come with an external power adapter you must plug into the wall.

The external hard drive units that use the smaller 2.5" hard drives are the ones they use in laptops. These require much less power, and can be powered by the PC's USB port although some do come with an optional power adapter. However the Dish receiver does not send enough power to its USB port to power the hard drive, which is why the tech told you to get one that has an external power supply.

Even then the DVR uses a drive format that your computer may not recognize. I don't know if there are tools out there that will let you connect a hard drive from a DVR, read and convert the TV shows stored there.


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