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Convert TiVo Recordings to MP4 on Mac or Windows


Have the need to convert Tivo to MP4? Want to convert TiVo HD Recordings to MP4 with high output video quality? Looking forward a TiVo to MP4 for Mac version or Windows version? If so, you come to the right place, the following article will explain why we need converting TIVO videos to MP4, introduce the best TiVo to MP4 Converter and shows a easy guide on how to easily convert Tivo files to MP4 on Mac or Windows computer.

Why Need to Convert TiVo to MP4?

The files recorded with TiVo is an encrypted video format which is protected by DRM. Therefore, TiVo files will fail to open with most media players. In order to solve this dilemma, we can directly convert TiVo files to MP4, then TiVo will be compatible to your pc as well as portable devices like iPad, iPod, iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Samsung phone, etc. Thus, a TiVo to MP4 video converter which can load and recognize TiVo videos will be the ideal solution.

Best TiVo to MP4 Converter

iDealshare VideoGo is a perfect TiVo to MP4 Converter for Mac and Windows. It can batch convert all kinds of Tivo files to MP4 video format with high video quality. Besides converting TiVo to MP4, this all-in-one TiVo to MP4 Video Converter also can be applied to convert TiVo to AVI, MKV, WMV, MPG, MOV, FLV, DV, TS, VOB, RMVB, H.264, Apple Prores, WebM, 3GP, 3GPP, 3GPP2, etc.

Many editing functions are also available including trim and crop TiVo video, split and merge TiVo files, adjust the TiVo video image brightness, contrast, saturation, add or delete subtitle as well as subtitle adjustment, and so on.

Tutorials on How to Convert TiVo Files to MP4

Please follow the below step-by-step tutorials on converting TiVo to MP4 with iDealshare VideoGo.

Get ready: Free download TiVo to MP4 Converter

Free download the best TiVo to MP4 converter - iDealshare VideoGo(for Mac,for Windows), install and run it, the following interface will pop up.

TiVo to MP4 converter Mac Version-iDealshare VideoGo

Step 1 Load TiVo files

Drag and drop files recorded from TiVo to this TiVo to MP4 Converter, or click "Add File" button to import TiVo files. Batch TiVo to MP4 conversion is available.

Tips: When you add TiVo files, a Windows will pop up to ask you to input the Media Access Key.

How to Convert TiVo to MP4?

Step 2 Specify MP4 as the output format

Click "Profile" button, and in the "General Video" drop-down list, select "MP4" as the output format.

Step 3 Start TiVo to MP4 conversion

Click the BIG ROUND button at the right bottom side to start TiVo to MP4 conversion. After several minutes, you will be able to playback TiVo files on your pc and portable device as you wish.

What is TiVo?

TiVo is a kind of digital video equipment, which can help people very easily recorded and view TV program selectively. TiVo became widely used after it appeared due to it can skip the annoying advertisements. The newest generation of TiVo even possesses the function of searching, for example, if users input "Britney" in the address bar, TiVo will automatically show all the programs recorded relating to Britney Spears. So, TiVo has a nickname called "Google of television".

What is Media Access Key?

The Media Access Key is a specific 10-digit number assigned to every TiVo account holder to ensure safe transfers and replay to his or her PC. The Media Access key is an important component for the installation of the TiVoToGo software.

How to Get the Media Access Key?

  • To get the MAK for your TiVo:
  • 1.Sign in to your TiVo account (see above)

    2.Go to TiVo's Key page http://www.tivo.com/tivo-mma/showmakey.do

    3.Copy down the ten-digit number. That is your MAK

  • Alternatively, you can simply use your TiVo, and do the following:
  • 1.Go to the main TiVo menu

    2.Go to Messages and Settings

    3.Go to Account and System Info

    4.Go to Media Access Key

    5.Copy down the 10-digit number