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 ^ Size            | 3.4"​x3.4"​x0.8" ​                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            | ^ Size            | 3.4"​x3.4"​x0.8" ​                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            |
 ^ Ports           | Antenna, Ethernet (100baseTX),​ Power, USB (for [[DVR]]) ​                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      | ^ Ports           | Antenna, Ethernet (100baseTX),​ Power, USB (for [[DVR]]) ​                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      |
-^ Power supply ​   | <​wrapper> ​ 12V 1.0A regulated power adapter (higher A rating ok) \\  ​1.7mm ID / 4.0mm OD plug, 9.5mm depth, center positive </​wrapper> ​ |+^ Power supply ​   | <​wrapper> ​ 12V 1.0A regulated power adapter (higher A rating ok) \\  ​--.--mm ID / --.--mm OD plug, --.--mm depth, center positive </​wrapper> ​ |
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-===== Using the FLEX as DVR storage =====+===== DVR storage ​mode =====
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-<​wrap ​note>This section only applies to the [[DVR|**HDHomeRun DVR service**]]. Third party DVR services such as Plex, Channels, Jellyfin, Emby, and others, will not use the USB port on the FLEX for DVR storage.</​wrap>​+<​wrap ​tip>This section only applies to the **[[DVR|HDHomeRun DVR service]]** and/or official HDHomeRun app.</​wrap>​
  
- ​- ​Ordered List ItemPlug ​a USB hard drive into the FLEX's USB port +Third party DVR services such as Plex, Channels, Jellyfin, Emby, and others, will not use the USB port on the FLEX for DVR storage. Please consult the documentation for those programs about their DVR server requirements. ​  
- - In a web browser go to http://​hdhomerun.local + 
-   ​- NOTE: That address will go do the first HDHomeRun device found on your network. If you have more than one HDHomeRun device, use the "​device ID" printed on the bottom of the unit instead of "​hdhomerun"​ in the address. For example, if your device ID was 104FFFFF then you would go to http://​104fffff.local +The HDHomeRun FLEX has a USB port that can be used for [[DVR]] storage: 
- - Then click the "​Format"​ button. That will erase and format the hard drive for recordings, and when it is done you will be all set up+ 
 +  ​- ​Plug a USB hard drive into the FLEX's USB port 
 +  - In a web browser go to http://​hdhomerun.local 
 +    - NOTE: That address will go do the first HDHomeRun device found on your network. If you have more than one HDHomeRun device, use the "​device ID" printed on the bottom of the unit instead of "​hdhomerun"​ in the address. For example, if your device ID was 104FFFFF then you would go to http://​104fffff.local 
 +  - Then click the "​Format"​ button. That will erase and format the hard drive for recordings, and when it is done you will be all set up
  
 Once the DVR storage is ready, you will be able to set recordings and watch them from any device running the HDHomeRun app, as long as you are connected to the same local network. Once the DVR storage is ready, you will be able to set recordings and watch them from any device running the HDHomeRun app, as long as you are connected to the same local network.
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