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The definition of digital recorders and players will tell you that these are electronic devices intended for recording and playing back video content. Once recorded, this digital content could be saved to a memory card or disk drive. It could also be streamed – digital media players are also in this category, and they allow users to connect their devices to the internet for easy access to the shows and movies they want.


Types of recorder, player, and streaming devices include set-top boxes with built-in DVR, digital camcorders, and digital media players like Amazon Fire, Apple TV, and Roku streaming devices.


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Online guidance for recorder and player issues


Some of the issues related to recorders and players already tackled by the Experts on JustAnswer include:


  • My Roku Streaming Stick won’t connect to my local network, but it connects to the wireless internet.
  • My EA1285 RS1285 radio says “no disc”.
  • My new Roku Express Plus will not connect to the internet.
  • My DVR seems to be working, but isn’t recording anything. What’s the problem?
  • I have tried 3 different remote controls on my Pioneer DVR-510H, and none work.
  • My remote for the TV is broken, how do I get another one?

When reaching out for help on JustAnswer, be prepared to answer questions that will allow the Expert to better assist you. These questions may be related to:


  • The type of device you’re inquiring about
  • The model and brand
  • The issue you’re experiencing, including how long you’ve had it
  • Any troubleshooting you’ve already attempted

Providing more information will allow the recorder and player technician to provide you with more accurate guidance that is specific to your problem.