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ATTN: DIRT Team - DVR's locking up, not responding to remotes
Posted 14 July 2012 - 06:06 AM
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Posted 14 July 2012 - 06:15 AM
Posted 14 July 2012 - 10:29 AM
Posted 14 July 2012 - 10:48 AM
Today the 722k is frozen in the Dish logo "Starting up..." screen. Resets with the button and the CSR "proper troubleshooting steps" of unplugging the receiver for 10 seconds twice did not prove effective. They're sending me a new receiver.
722 is on L725 firmware.
not sure about the 722k as it appears dead now.
We're in the SF Bay Area
Posted 15 July 2012 - 08:47 AM
Posted 15 July 2012 - 12:43 PM
As for me ... No "new" issues to report. My 722k downloaded L7.52 last week. The first thing I did that same morning was a power-down reboot - this follows the advice given on DBSTalk some months ago.
And, what was working with L7.50 then, is till working with L7.52 now.
What wasn't working, is still not working. For example,
1. The loss of aspect ratio when you come out of the interactive weather report still requires a graceful (come out of it using the Exit command button) termination.
2. And the Skip function arbitrarilly causes poor audio until you press the Pause button twice.
There are other "legacy" issues still unresolved but so far, I haven't seen any "new" problems arise due to L7.52.
VIP622DVR (Art Room)
DMA 18 (Denver)
Posted 16 July 2012 - 01:26 PM
Posted 16 July 2012 - 03:31 PM
This issue (lockouts of guide, etc) has been going on and off again since L7.50 on the 722k, and sill exists on L7.52 (but not as frequently in recent days).
If the problem is now on the 722 (not k), then DISH may have migrated some bad code to that model.
When posting, try to be specific on your DVR model.
MitsuDLP60" - (2x)PanaPlasma42" - (2x)Dish 722k, 612
Chaparral Monterey 100 - Prosat DVB-FTA
1000.2k-18" Dishes - 1-90cm Offset Ku -1-7.5' Mesh Dish
Posted 26 July 2012 - 10:48 AM
Here's how it happened:
Watched a recorded show, then deleted it.
Went back to watching live TV. Went to PIP position button - have it in side by side mode. Swap button to swap channels - here's where it locked up. No buttons on remote would work. Had to reboot . Then it worked OK.
Posted 26 July 2012 - 11:01 AM
1000.2 HD dish antenna with Solo Node
Living room: XiP813 Hopper (S238) to Visio XVT553SV via HDMI; connected to 100Base-TX LAN
Home theatre: XiP110 Joey (S286) to Anthem Statement D2 via HDMI, then to Panasonic TC-P65VT50 via HDMI
Bedroom: XiP110 Joey (S286) to Sony KDL-26M3000 via HDMI
Internet access: Comcast 10Mb/s; Dynamic IP; NAT on Linksys E3200 router
Posted 29 July 2012 - 07:23 PM