Using existing hd with upgrade from 2 to 4 tuner

Continuing the discussion from Upgrading from 2 tuner to 4 tuner:

@TabloSupport Does this mean that when I upgrade my 2-tuner unit to a 4, a
I have the new unit accept the existing hdd by adding my new unit’s S/N to my user account before turning the new unit on?


No you need to have Tablo migrate the database on the old Tablo to the new Tablo to use the same HDD

Contact them directly with a Support Ticket to do this.

Of course yes you will have to add the new Tablo to your account to get the subscription services.

Hey! Just as an FYI, instructions for this are now available:

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Might be time to upgrade from a dual tuner to a quad tuner.