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DISHPRO DISH PVR (DISH DVR) 501, 508, 510, 522, 721, 921 and 942 Video On Demand (VOD) FEATURE IDEAS

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New features and changes for PVR functions that would like to be seen for each subcategory listed below:

                           
                                       PAUSE
> Extend Pause time buffer on hard drive past one hour on 501/508, past two hours on 721
 
> When a program is paused, there should be a feature that allows me to reposition the Time Remaining bar on the screen via the Position button
 
                                        FF
                                      REW
> Pressing "CANCEL" during FF or REW clears gray status bar

 
                               SKIP AHEAD
                                SKIP BACK
> Simple skip ahead feature(example: pressing 2-skip forward goes 2 minutes forward, 2-skip back goes 2 minutes back)
 
                                     PLAY
                                     STOP
> Variable speeds in between the ones we have now
 
                                   RECORD
> One Touch Record - press record once to record until you press stop, each time record is pressed after that records it for 30 minutes, 60 minutes, and further on in increments of 30 minutes
 
                                    TIMER
> Each time you hit Record it changes your recording option from once, daily, weekly, mon-fri, off without having to go to the timers menu (shortcut)
 
> When time of show changes, have recording adjust to that time (Tivo does this)
 
> Record only new episodes, do not record a repeat
 
 
                                    EVENT
> Recorded Events Editing (edit out content not wanted in a previous recording such as commercials)
 
                          PROGRESSION BAR
 
> Timer instead of scrolling bar
 
> While recording pressing info should show the amount of time you are into the recording

> Variable speeds in between the ones we have now
 
>clear the (minute by minute) progress bar by just pressing "Play"
 
> transparent progress bar
 
>obtain "time remaining" in a recording by pressing the cancel button
 
> While playing back a pvr event show the amount of time left of the show just as it does when you pause a show
 
 
                              SLOW MOTION
 
> Add feature to 501
 
> Change buttons used to access this feature
 
                           FRAME BY FRAME
 
> Add feature to 501
 
> Change buttons used to access this feature

                                    OTHER
 

> Dont clear buffer on channel change 
 
> Transparent Pause, Play, etc Icon put in the corner
 

 

 
 

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