Software for your PC to work with your TiVo DVR. TiVo Desktop software for the PC works with your network-connected TiVo DVR and your PC. # Publish your personal music library to your TiVo DVR for playback through your TV and home entertainment system. # Publish your personal photo library to your TiVo DVR for viewing photos and slideshows on your TV. # Transfer shows from your TiVo DVR to your computer in order to view them. # TiVo Desktop software is free to download Windows XP Service Pack 2 or Windows Vista.