What type of external hard drive works with Bell PVR?

Many major brands of external hard drives are compatible with the Bell 6131, 6141 and 6400 HD receivers. The minimum requirements are as follows: 7200 RPM rotation speed. Between 50GB and 2TB of capacity.

How do I transfer shows from Bell PVR to external hard drive?

9500 – Whole Home PVR

  1. On your Bell Satellite TV remote control, press menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Multimedia.
  3. Scroll to and select External Hard Drive.
  4. Scroll to and select Archive recordings.
  5. Select the recording you want to transfer and pick Archive Events.

How much storage does Bell PVR have?

The Whole Home PVR includes a 160 GB hard drive, or you can upgrade to our 500 GB PVR hard drive.

Can you transfer recordings from one Bell PVR to another?

Scroll to and select Archive recordings. Select the recording you want to transfer and pick Archive Events. A message will appear on the screen with the estimated transfer time. You can watch TV while the transfer is in progress.

Can an external hard drive be used as a PVR?

Simply connect an external hard drive to your HD receiver (models 6131 and 6141) to enjoy all the features of a PVR. A 500 GB hard drive will provide about 60 hours of extra recording time in HD or about 490 hours in standard definition.

Is Bell 6400 receiver a PVR?

How to record shows on my Bell Satellite TV (6400 HD receiver) PVR using the show’s name or a keyword (name based recording)

Can I download movies from my Bell PVR?

* Only Fibe TV customers with a PVR will see an Recordings option for “Recordings”. All others users will only be able to download Video-on-Demand content.

Can you put PVR shows on a USB?

With the equipment, you are able to record programming at any time, day or night, and view the information at a later date. However, if the PVR is full, it is possible to record programming directly to an external hard drive through the USB connection on the PVR.

How many recordings can BELL PVR hold?

You can also record up to four shows at once and store up to 150 hours of 4K content or 320 hours of HD content. You can also record up to two shows at once and store up to 150 hours of HD content, or twice as much with a second Whole Home PVR.

How many hours does a PVR record?

Stored recordings Storage Capacity: Currently, the BlueCurve PVR can record up to 60 total hours of HD programming. Keep Your Recordings: You can keep your recordings for up to one year, but you may need to erase some recorded programs from time to time in order to make room for new ones.

Can you copy PVR recordings to USB?

Yes, but it’s not recommended. If you’re trying to copy a recording to a USB, you will need to use the “Copy” option in your PVR’s menu. This is because the “Save” option only saves recordings to the hard drive. How do I transfer shows from my PVR to my computer?

Can I transfer recorded TV programs to USB?

Some TV sets allow users to record TV programmes directly to a USB hard drive, without using a VCR or DVR (digital video recorder). This involves plugging a USB memory stick or external hard drive into the correct USB port.