How do I watch show recorded to my old DVR after a move

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How do I watch show recorded to my old DVR after a move

I have moved and my last home have uverse dvr.  My new home also does, but it is a new account since it had been in a roommates name.  Can I watch the shows that were on the old DVR box.  How do I do it if I can?  Which box do I hook up where?  I need very specific details. 

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Re: How do I watch show recorded to my old DVR after a move

nope you can't

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Re: How do I watch show recorded to my old DVR after a move

Each box (DVR) is provisioned to a physical address.  Once that box is removed from said address, it will not work at any other address or on any other account. 

 

This is the reason you can't move a box to another residence and/or a box bought from ebay or craigslist will not work.

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Re: How do I watch show recorded to my old DVR after a move

Call cs and see if you can get them to provision it?  They will probably say no but they might say yes.  Just a thought.

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