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How to remove channels from favorites list


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#26 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 03:19 PM

Bummer !

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#27 OFFLINE   garygaryj



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Posted 18 August 2012 - 09:52 PM

Try this -
Settings (Yellow) > Factory Defaults
Settings > reset your Solo/Duo Mode to what you wanted
Settings > reset your Shared View to On (if you select Solo)
All of your Channel lists will have to be named and selected, as if for the first time. Your timers should come back from back-up, but if not after a bit, use the System Wizard (press & hold the zero)
Settings > HDMI > Reset it back to your 1080i or 720p

Edited by garygaryj, 04 September 2012 - 11:43 AM.

#28 OFFLINE   knealy



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Posted 16 September 2012 - 03:20 PM

I had this problem some time ago. I have since learned not to add channels to my favorites during free previews. I just use the My Channels option to display them. It's a bit of a pain, but better than having unavailable channels show up in red.

But here's how I got rid of them without losing all that I had saved. I called tech support and explained my problem and got them to temporarily re-subscribe me to the channels I wanted to delete from the favorites, and had them note in my file that I was just re-subscribing long enough to delete them, -about 15-20 minutes. Then I deleted them, and either had the tech stay on the line, or called them back (I don't recall which) and they unsubscribed me and waved the charges. This may require a supervisor's attention and someone in the US.

In any case I learned my lesson and never add channels to my favorites list that I'm not sure I'll be staying with, and certainly not free preview channels.

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