Tuesday, November 21st, 2023 12:22 AM

How to DVR specific NBA League Pass channel

I have an NBA League Pass subscription.  Each team has its own channel, and so for any given game there are usually two broadcasts (one for each team).

I have DVR set up for all games for one team (San Antonio), however, for League Pass games it is more likely to record the channel for the other team (probably because of alphabetical order).  Is there a way to set up the recording so that when its a league pass game, it records only from the San Antonio channel?

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13 days ago

@user_dt3lzl Thanks for reaching out! If you have a X1 DVR series recording setup for all San Antonio games, you should be able to modify the series and select just the San Antonio channel to record from.

Take a look at step 5 in the following article. In the channel section you should be able to specify only from that one channel. Record a Series on X1

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Unfortunately, the only options for channel are "HD preferred" and "SD preferred".  I cannot specific a specific channel.  

For example, the next game is Thursday vs. Atlanta, but it is set to record on the Atlanta channel.  


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To help ensure you get the recordings you want to receive, it would be best to manually select each recording using the guide, selecting the game you want to record, and set up the individual recording. I find this is easier to achieve when using the Xfinity Stream application or web portal to schedule the future dated recordings. Can you give this a try and let us know if you run into any further issues? 

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