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40.0 Remote

The Protect option in manage recordings allows you to preserve an event from being deleted from the DVR. Unprotecting the event will allow that event to be deleted.
  1. Press the DVR button
    DVR button on 40.0 remote (center of the remote with a raised horizontal line on the button.)
  2. Press the RED COLOR button
    red color button on the 40.0 remote (far left button in a row of four buttons in the middle of the remote.)
  3. Select Manage Recordings
    Grid of DVR Recordings Options
(use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  4. Arrow to and select the recording(s) you want to protect
    Grid of recordings on the left with a grid of menu options on the right (use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  5. Select Protect
    Grid of recordings on the left with a grid of menu options on the right (use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)

40.0 Remote

The Protect option in manage recordings allows you to preserve an event from being deleted from the DVR. Unprotecting the event will allow that event to be deleted.
  1. Press the DVR button
    DVR button on 40.0 remote (center of the remote with a raised horizontal line on the button.)
  2. Arrow to and select the program you want to edit
    Grid of recordings on the left with a grid of menu options on the right (use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  3. Select Edit
    Pop up box with options (use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  4. Select On or Off from the Protect drop-down list
    Pop up box with options (use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  5. Select Save
    Edit menu options (use the remote control to move through the grid of options.)

50.0 Remote

The Protect option in manage recordings allows you to preserve an event from being deleted from the DVR. Unprotecting the event will allow that event to be deleted.
  1. Press the DVR button
    DVR button on 50.0 remote (third button in the top row of four buttons.
  2. Press the Options button
    Options button on 50.0 remote (second button in the second row of four buttons.)
  3. Select Manage Recordings
    Grid of DVR Recordings Options
(use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  4. Arrow to and select the recording(s) you want to protect
    Grid of recordings on the left with a grid of menu options on the right (use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  5. Select Protect
    Grid of recordings on the left with a grid of menu options on the right (use the remote control to move through the grid of options.)

52.0 Remote

The Protect option in manage recordings allows you to preserve an event from being deleted from the DVR. Unprotecting the event will allow that event to be deleted.
  1. Press the DVR button
    DVR button on 52.0 remote (third button in the top row of four buttons.
  2. Press the Options button
    Options button on 50.0 remote (second button in the second row of four buttons.)
  3. Select Manage Recordings
    Grid of DVR Recordings Options
(use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  4. Arrow to and select the recording(s) you want to protect
    Grid of recordings on the left with a grid of menu options on the right (use the remote control to move through the grid of menu options.)
  5. Select Protect
    Grid of recordings on the left with a grid of menu options on the right (use the remote control to move through the grid of options.)