If you have a Tivo box in your home, you may often use it to recording TV programs. It's really convenient for us to replay our preferred TV shows when we have no time to watch lives. However, for these wonderful excerpts, you may want to watch them anytime anywhere. So you need to put these TV recordings on your portable devices.
Since you just received the Iconia Tab A700. Thanks to its High Definition display, it allows us to enjoy TV shows on Iconia Tab A700 with pretty good visual effects. The problem is, how to transfer TV recordings to Iconia Tab A700? Don't worry, in this article, you will find the the best answer.
As we know, Tivo Box recording videos in Tivo format, which is encryption. And can't be supported by almost all tablets. In this case, we should convert Tivo to Iconia Tab liked video formats. So a professional Tivo converter for Iconia Tab is necessary. Here i will take Pavtube Video Converter as an example to show you how to do it.
In advance, you should transfer the videos to your desktop from Tivo hard drive.
1. Install the TiVo Desktop for PC, launch it.
2. Click “Pick Recordings to Transfer.” A window showing your TiVo box’s “Now Playing” or “My Shows” list appears.
3. Highlight any title in the list to see more information about the show. Check the box next to the title of the show (or shows) you want to transfer.
4. Click “Start Transfer.” Transfer times vary, but may take as long as the show’s duration to complete the transfer.
Transcode Tivo recordings to Iconia Tab A700 via the Tivo conversion software.
Step 1. Install this Tivo to Iconia Tab A700 converter on your computer. Drag and drop your tivo files into this program from PC, A window will pop up to let you enter the “Media Access Key”. Please finish it ( Go to “TiVo Central” menu >> “Messages and Set Up” “Account and System Information”, and your Media Access Key would be there ). After that, you can freely import your Tivo shows.
Step 2. Choose the best video format to Iconia Tab A700. Click on " Format >> Android >> Acer Iconia Tab A700 Video (*.mp4) ".
Step 3. Start the Iconia Tab A700 Tivo conversion by clicking on the "Convert" button.
Now, you have learned how to do it. Next, copy the converted Tivo files to Iconia Tab A700. After that, you are able to play Tivo recordings on Iconia Tab A700 anywhere anytime.