How can I manually schedule a recording?

A Melita Netbox subscriber can also manually schedule a recording by:

1.  Pressing the Menu button from the Melita HD remote control.

2.  Press OK on My Recordings.

3.  Go to Schedule a new recording.

4.  Two options will be displayed; View guide or Set Manually. Press OK on Set Manually.

5.  Be sure to enter the correct information as displayed and explained below and once done, press OK on Set this recording.

  • Channel: Scroll to select the channel on which the programme to be recorded will be shown.
  • Repeat: The subscriber can dictate whether the recording is to be repeated or not.
  • Starting on:  Choose the date of the scheduled recording. In case of a repeated recording, this would describe the start of the recording period.
  • Once: The recording will not be repeated.
  • Daily: A recording will be done every day starting at the specified time and will continue for the specified duration time.
  • Monday to Friday: A recording will be done every day excluding weekends at the specified time and will continue for the specified duration time.
  • Weekly: A weekly recording will be done on the same day of the week at the specified time and will continue for the specified duration time.
  • Start: Select the start time for the scheduled recording.
  • Duration: Specify the duration for the scheduled recording.
  • Title: Type a description for this schedule. For easy identification, its best to type the name of the programme to be recorded.

 

To stop a manually scheduled recording, you can do so by:

1.  Pressing the Menu button from the Melita HD remote control.

2.  Press OK on My Recordings.

3.  Go to Scheduled Recordings.

4.  Thumbnails will show which programmes are to be recorded. Scroll to the programme you wish to remove from the scheduled recordings list and press OK.

5.  Press REC to modify. If the repeat is set to Once, press OK on Delete this recording schedule.

6.  Press OK to confirm.

7.  The below message will be displayed at the bottom of your screen to confirm scheduled recording has been deleted.

8.  If the repeat is set to Daily, Monday to Friday or Weekly, press OK on Delete this recording schedule.

9.  Select one of two options; Cancel this instance only or Cancel all future recording schedules and press OK to confirm.

10.  The below message will be displayed at the bottom of your screen to confirm scheduled recording has been deleted.


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