What's on the Front Panel?
Turns the DVR on and off
2 Video and
Connects to video and left/right (L/R) audio outputs of an external device to deliver the
audio and video to a TV or other device.
Note: These connections are not available on the 8240C.
Displays the list of recorded programs
Exits menus, the on-screen guide, and program information
Displays a description of the selected program. This button is available from the on-screen
guide and while viewing a program
Accesses on-screen services, such as the on-screen guide,
video-on-demand, or pay-per-view
7 IR Sensor
Receives the infrared signal from the remote control
8 LED Display
Displays the selected channel number and time of day. The LED also displays the following:
• Message (
• Power (
9 VOL + and VOL - Increases and decreases the volume
10 CH + and CH -
Scrolls up and down through the channels
Provides access to your on-screen choices
12 USB Port
Connects to external equipment, such as a keyboard or mouse (reserved for future use,
may not be available on all DVR models)
Note: This illustration may vary from the actual product.