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Cable H2H Recording VM only

Discussion in 'Zgemma Star H.2H' started by fbaggy, Dec 24, 2016.

  1. fbaggy

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    Hi all

    I am looking at getting one of these for a friend but they only have a VM feed and no sly. Would they still be able to watch one channel and record a second?
     
  2. Burlesy

    Burlesy TK Veteran

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    with a h2h you have 2 tuners.
    1 cable (VM) tuner
    1 Sat(sly) tuner
    The only way of doing that would be to get a usb cable tuner and then you would need to split the VM feed into 2 so you have 1 feed going into the internal cable tuner and another going into the usb cable tuner.
    IMHO that is alot of effort
     
  3. fbaggy

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    I see you have a dual DVB-C on an Xtrend ET8500 do you just split the cable feed for that?
     
  4. Burlesy

    Burlesy TK Veteran

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    Yeah I split the cable feed so now I have a 3 way splitter
    1 feeds router
    1 feeds orig. Vm box downstairs
    1 feeds my room.
    I then have another 2 way splitter in the room which splits the feed again so I have two cables from that splitter into the back of the xtrend :)
    Always have 5-1000 mhz splitters to reduce interference
    And use quality cable :)

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