cTiVo Alternatives

    cTiVo is described as 'free Mac application to download shows from your TiVo (Roamio, Premiere, HD, S3 or S2 devices) and convert them to many popular formats and devices'. There are three alternatives to cTiVo for Mac, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is TiVo Desktop (free), which is free. Other great apps like cTiVo are KMTTG (Free, Open Source) and iTiVo (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Aug 23, 2016

    • TiVo Desktop software works with your network-connected TiVo box, your Mac and your PC. View 6 alternatives to TiVo Desktop (free)

      Discontinued

      As of June 5, 2013, the free version of TiVo Desktop is discontinued. If you already have an existing copy of the free version of TiVo Desktop, it will still function normally - nothing has changed. New TiVo Desktop customers can purchase TiVo Desktop Plus to take advantage of the full set of Desktop features.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • kmttg is a Java based program to facilitate TivoToGo (TTG) transfers that can download, create pyTivo metadata, decrypt, run comskip & comcut (commercial detection and removal), create closed captions files and re-encode multiple shows. View 3 alternatives to KMTTG
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • iTiVo WAS a Mac front-end to your Series 2, Series 3, and TiVoHD device. It will download shows to your Mac, and convert them to many popular formats / devices. View 5 alternatives to iTiVo

      Discontinued

      No longer maintained. On the website cTiVo, which is maintained and works on newer OS releases, is suggested to replace iTiVo

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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