[mythtv-users] False "previously recorded" flag for new episode?

Grant Emsley grant_emsley at yahoo.ca
Mon Dec 12 10:16:36 EST 2005

My copy of Grey's Anatomy recorded fine.  I'm on Rogers in the Grand River 
area (Ontario), so recording from channel 12 at 22:00-23:00.

Hmm....next week it's scheduled for 22:01-23:00...no conflicts though so it 
should still record.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Cymen Vig" <cymenvig at gmail.com>
To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
Sent: Monday, December 12, 2005 7:45 AM
Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] False "previously recorded" flag for new 

On 12/11/05, Universo Dos Mil <universo2000 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12/11/05, Mark Oliver <mark_oliver at java2000.com> wrote:
> > Universo Dos Mil wrote:
> >
> > > For some reason, tonight's new episode of Grey's Anatomy (which had
> > > the correct Zap2It description & whatnot) didn't record on my Myth
> > > box, being marked as "previously recorded," even though it obviously
> > > wasn't. Anyone know why this happened and if there's a fix?
> > >
> > > Thanks!
> > > -David
> >
> > If you go into Manage Recordings -> Upcoming Recordings and then select
> > the show (it will probably be designated 'R' indicating that show has
> > already been recorded), you can then choose the option 'record anyway'
> > Not much help for a past event, though.
> > mark
> That I know.  I'd like to find out why this happened, though, and how I 
> can
> prevent it from happening again.

The same thing happened to me. I took a look at the Sunday lineup and
opened up the show from listings. It was not attached to any schedule
even though I thought it would be. I noticed my recording schedule did
have 9:01 PM - 10:00 PM on that channel while the show last night was
listed in 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Maybe that was a factor? I added a
second schedule to see what happens in the future.
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