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Going Home For the Holidays? Take Your TiVoToGo

Did you know if you have a TiVo Series2 DVR connected to your home network you can take your TiVo recordings "to go" by putting them on your laptop, video iPod, Playstation Portable, Palm Treo, Creative Zen Vision:M, Nokia N80 and Toshiba gigabeat?

While the TiVoToGo feature is not currently available on Series 3, the DIRECTV DVR with TiVo or the original TiVo boxes (TiVo Series1), if you have PC with enough RAM, Windows Windows 2000 or XP and a compatible MPEG-2 decoder, taking your TiVo recordings out of the house should be much easier than you'd suspect.

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TiVoToGo is not currently available for Mac OS, but check out Mac Geekery's Guide on How to View TiVo Recordings on Your Mac or iPod.

Check out the TiVoToGo guide for set up help. Warning: Plan ahead as it may take up to an hour to transfer an hour long show to your portable device.

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