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Create Timers Hopper

There are three methods used to create timers
 

Method 1: Using a Live Program

1.Press the RECORD button while watching live TV or when you have highlighted a current program in your Program Guide

Method 2: Using a Future Program - Automatic Timers

1.Highlight a future program from the Program Guide, Browse, Themes, or Search screen

2.Press the SELECT or RECORD button

3.Highlight and select the "Record Series" option
4.Make necessary adjustments to the timer, then highlight and select "Create" to save the timer 
5.If a timer conflict occurs, see Resolve Scheduled Event Conflicts

Method 3: Using a Future Program - Manual Timers

1.Highlight a future program from the Program Guide, Browse, Themes, or Search screen
2.Press the SELECT or RECORD button
3.Highlight and select the "Record Series" option
4.Highlight and select "Manual Timer"
5.Complete applicable fields: Date, Start, and End time in which manual timer should take place. Highlight and select "Create" when finished.
6.If a timer conflict occurs, see Resolve Scheduled Event Conflicts

Method 4: Using DISH Pass (seldom used)


A DISH Pass timer is useful if you want to record across multiple channels

1.From Live TV, press the SEARCH button

2.Enter the program you wish to search for

3.Select the Green Hot Key