[mythtv-users] Feature Request - Live TV record option in OSD

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Fri Mar 17 03:48:44 UTC 2006

On 3/16/06, Phill Edwards <philledwards at gmail.com> wrote:
> I very, very rarely make feature requests as I think the developers do
> such a fantastic job and give so much of their time that it's probably
> a bit of a cheek. However....
> I've just upgraded to 0.19 and really like the fact that you can
> convert LiveTV into a recording. The problem for me is that you need
> to press "R" to do this. While I could map this to a button on the
> remote, it's not something I would do often enough to use up one of
> the precious buttons. And dragging the keyboard out is a hassle in
> today's remote control age! So I thought it would be a good option to
> put on the OSD - "Start" & "Stop" Live TV recording.
> Regards,
> Phill

You have other options.
1) go into the guide while in live tv select the show and use the
show's menu to record.
2) change the group filter in the watch recordings menu to show the
livetv recordings and change the group of the recording you want to


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