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Get the most out of your EPG

Excited about the start of the 2013 TV season? Recording your favourite shows means you can watch them when it suits you, but no one likes to sit through a show only to find that the last 10 minutes are missing.

Knowing how to use your electronic program guide (EPG) will help you to avoid these annoying situations. To help you get the best out of your EPG, the ACMA has some helpful tips that are as easy as 1,2,3!. 3. Consider a smarter device: Some recorders alter preset recording times as schedules are updated by the broadcasters. Remember this the next time you upgrade your recorder. 2. Make it a double feature: Record the show you want and the next one to never miss an ending again. Many recorders also allow you to add time to the end of any planned recording, so check your user guide. 1. Get time on your side: The EPG schedule is updated daily, and is more accurate closer to the recording time. Set your recorder as close to the program time as possible to benefit from the more accurate timings. Tired of missing the end of your recorded programs? Follow these simple tips to make the best use of your electronic program guide (EPG). Using your EPG … easy as 1,2,3 ACMA logo ACMA logo

Last updated: 22 November 2016