IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) has transformed the way we consume television content, offering a flexible and convenient streaming experience. With Amazon Firestick being a popular device for accessing IPTV services, many users wonder if they can record their favorite shows and live events for later viewing. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore various methods to record IPTV on Firestick, allowing you to capture and watch your desired content at your convenience.
Method 1: Record IPTV on Firestick with TiviMate
TiviMate is a popular IPTV player app for Firestick that also offers a recording feature. Follow these steps to record your IPTV content using TiviMate:
Step 1: Install TiviMate
If you haven’t already, install the TiviMate app from the Amazon Appstore. Simply use the search function on your Firestick home screen to find and download the app.
Step 2: Set Up TiviMate
Once TiviMate is installed, open the app and set it up with your IPTV service provider’s details. Enter your M3U playlist URL or Xtream Codes API credentials to access your IPTV channels.
Step 3: Enable Recording
a. From the TiviMate home screen, navigate to the settings (gear icon) in the top-right corner.
b. Select “Recording” from the settings menu.
c. Toggle on the “Enable Recording” option.
Step 4: Record IPTV Content
To start recording a program while watching it:
a. Open the channel you want to record in TiviMate.
b. While watching the program, press the “OK” or “Select” button on your Firestick remote.
c. A recording menu will appear. Click on the “Record” button to start recording.
d. To stop the recording, press the “OK” or “Select” button again and select “Stop recording.”
Recordings are saved to your Firestick’s internal storage or an external USB drive if you have one connected.
Method 2: Record IPTV on Firestick with Plex DVR
If you use Plex as your media server, you can take advantage of its DVR feature to record IPTV content. Follow these steps:
Step 1: Set Up Plex Media Server
If you haven’t already, install and set up Plex Media Server on your computer or NAS. Make sure to add your IPTV channels to Plex using a suitable IPTV plugin, such as “xTeVe” or “Telly.”
Step 2: Enable DVR Functionality
a. Launch the Plex Web interface and access your Plex Media Server.
b. Navigate to “Settings” and select “DVR & Live TV” from the left sidebar.
c. Click on “DVR Settings” and choose your desired settings, such as storage location for recordings and preferred video quality.
Step 3: Record IPTV Content
a. On your Firestick, launch the Plex app.
b. Navigate to “Live TV & DVR” in the main menu.
c. Select the channel you want to record.
d. While watching the program, press the “OK” or “Select” button on your remote.
e. A recording menu will appear. Click on the “Record” button to start recording.
f. To stop the recording, press the “OK” or “Select” button again and select “Stop recording.”
Plex will store your recorded IPTV content on your Plex Media Server for later viewing.
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Recording IPTV content on your Firestick allows you to enjoy your favorite shows and events at your convenience. By using apps like TiviMate or leveraging the DVR feature in Plex, you can easily record live TV channels and on-demand content. Whether you’re using TiviMate’s built-in recording capabilities or Plex’s comprehensive DVR functionality, capturing IPTV content on your Firestick enhances your streaming experience, ensuring you never miss a moment of your preferred entertainment. Happy recording!