I Love My Dvr

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 28 People

    I Built My Own TiVo

    Around ten years ago, I remember seeing an ad on TV for this new thing called TiVo.  I must admit I wasn't impressed.  "What's the big deal about being able to pause a TV program?"  That was my initial reaction.  Surprisingly, that was the ad's main point.  They hardly...
    deleted deleted
    Jul 16, 2011

    I Know What You Mean By That

    its the besthing since caned food you just cant live with out dvr its the best i can record all my shows will im gone doing something or i can just skip threw commercials i miss the tvo becuse you could skip the commercials but now they change that up you have to fastforward...
    reesethebeast reesethebeast
    22-25, M
    Apr 29, 2009


    I started getting into lots of TV shows lately, and along came Tivo to make that relationship so much better. I can fast forward through commercials, I can watch all the shows I missed while I was at work. I can watch one show and record another. It is certainly fantastic...
    JonFurniss JonFurniss
    18-21, M
    Apr 2, 2008

    I Love My Dvr

    I coudn't go on without my DVR lol. I can never just sit down and watch my shows when they airing time shows it. I have to set time out to watch all of my shows and dvr makes it possible I love it
    Missunderstood21 Missunderstood21
    1 Response Apr 28, 2009

    Love Is a Strong Word For a Machine

    That being said,I can't imagine TV before I had it. I love that I can stop and rewind live television. Especially with all the distractions raising a two-year old.
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    Apr 29, 2009

    This Is the One Thing In Life I Will Never Give Up

    I have to have my DVR.  Besides my son, everything else in my life I would happily give away - but don't take my DVR!!!   
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    Nov 19, 2008

    I Don't Know What I Would Do Without It.

    Especially, now when all the shows are coming back, I really put it to work. Mondays I watch DWTS no recording with my mom, but i do have other shows I watch at the same time on other channels. Like Gossip Girl, 90210, and Hawaii five o. Tuesdays its dwts again, and then NCIS...
    violet1698 violet1698
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2012

    Such An Awesome Invention

    I love to find different uses for the different buttons on the remote for the tv, the mouse for the computer, the buttons on the iPod, the buttons on the cable box, etc. I made myself a personalized tv guide which has tv channels I add to it. So it is a tv guide that just has...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti
    36-40, F
    Oct 21, 2012

    I'm On My Seventh Or Eighth One

    One time it crapped out on me when there was going to be this really big hockey game on that I couldn't possibly miss so I lugged it seven blocks to the comcast store to get another one.
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal
    18-21, F
    Sep 20, 2008

    HD DVR

      Having my Hi-Def DVR is kind of like owning a microwave. Once you've had one you can't imagine being without it...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Feb 5, 2010
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