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Follow up / question on my external hard drive problem


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#1 OFFLINE   jksellman

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Posted 26 June 2011 - 02:48 PM

I wrote a few days ago regarding a stuttering problem on my HR20's external
1tb hard drive with recordings made after a certain date.
Yesterday I discovered that my DVR attempted to record a program on a channel that was part of a free promotion last week and was no longer available when the DVR tried to record it (on the same date that all my subsequent recordings were unable to play without serious stuttering,etc). When I tried to play that program (the movie Dr. Strangelove), I got the on screen message "searching for authorized content".
I deleted this "failed recording" and to my surprise, my problem went away too.
Is it possible that this caused the problem???? I don't know what else to think, but all is working (for now).

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#2 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 26 June 2011 - 03:01 PM

Possible.

{would be posting the followup in your original thread will serve better all readers and yourself ?}




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