There is a lot of detailed explanation below to be thorough, but an overview is presented here.

  1. Set up Record Preferences.
  2. Scan the Channels.
  3. Watch TV by selecting the desired channel.
  4. Or set up a batch job to record a program and watch later via Ctrl-Alt-s in the main window.
  5. Or record a currently running program by using the buttons in the Record window.
  6. Load a previously recorded program.

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