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HR34 coming on by itself....anyone else getting this?

Discussion in 'DIRECTV HD DVR/Receiver Discussion' started by Soulweeper, Apr 28, 2013.

  1. Soulweeper

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    My HR34 has turned on by itself about 5 times or so in the last week, give or take a couple days. Well....it's always "on", but we've come in the living room and the panel lights are on. I checked, and there are no new updates either. Just curious if anyone else is getting this?
    Thanks.
     
  2. texasbrit

    texasbrit DIRECTV A-Team

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    Yes, many people are reporting reboots on their HR34s. DirecTV is triggering this for some reason.
     
  3. weadjust

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  4. acostapimps

    acostapimps Hall Of Famer

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    I hope you HR34 users are reporting this to tech support or any department that's in charge of that, I know I would.
     
  5. TomCat

    TomCat Broadcast Engineer

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    You can check the uptime in settings to see if it rebooted spontaneously when you were not looking.

    Also consider that these units can be set to work from an RF remote. Check to see if you have any funny recordings (not "Louie CK in concert" funny, but weird because you didn't schedule them). Your neighbors may be controlling your DVR without them even knowing it. If so, change the code.
     
  6. Soulweeper

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    That's not it.....at least not in my case.
     

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