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Upgrading Hard drive manually in Motorola Comcast DVR?

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So I didn't know where else to put this, this seems logical though.

So we have a 40gb HDD in our comcast DVR and I was curious if I could buy a 2tb drive and just throw it in there and it would work? Or if any of you guys/gals know how I can do this myself for the price of a new HDD?

Thanks,
Mike
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Its against TOS from Comcast, but even if you did depending on your box its limited to 160GB or 250GB hdd size. It maybe possible to capture the video through the firewire port.
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Oh yeah forgot that we are renting the box

What's this regarding the firewire port?
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