This is not true. I understand how things work and understand that there's nothing in this world that's perfect. This is especially true of equipment that relies on software/firmware to operate.nathan said:I think it's understood by now that 57 is a Scientific Atlanta apologist
The fact that the IPG is incorrect or has name changes that affect recordings, or power surges affect the unit have nothing to do with SA.
Yes, it could be better, but even TiVo, which are the "benchmark" have some issues if you read the other forums - the issues may simply be different.
My "spreadsheet" is no different than creating a backup of my HDD on my computer. It comes in useful if/when something happens, which it almost inevitably will.