How to Restart or Powercycle the DVR
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To restart your DVR:
- Follow the menu path for your DVR:
- Press Thumbs Down three times and press Enter.
Roamio Series DVR or Premiere Series DVR with HD menus
From TiVo Central > Settings & Messages > Help > Restart or Reset System > Restart the TiVo DVR
Premiere Series DVR with SD menus or earlier DVR
From TiVo Central > Messages & Settings > Restart or Reset System > Restart the TiVo DVR
To powercycle your DVR:
If you cannot restart the DVR from the TiVo menus, you will need to powercycle the DVR:
- Remove the power cord from the back of the DVR.
- Wait at least 15 seconds and then reinsert the power cord.