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722k reboots when trying to archive programs to EHD


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#1 OFFLINE   Sunder

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Posted 13 July 2012 - 06:17 PM

I have a 722k with an EHD, a WD Elements 2TB. When I try sending programs to the EHD, the receiver reboots. I can access the EHD, view programs on the EHD, even restore programs from the external to the receiver. However, sending programs to the EHD is a no go.

I called tech support, and was told that, "This is an unusual problem, and it has been submitted to the engineering department." I was then told to have a nice day, and that was it, lol.

I have tried 2 other EHD, different USB Cables. I have tried the front USB Slot, the power cord pull... all with the same result. I am out of ideas, any help would be appreciated.

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Posted 14 July 2012 - 10:13 AM

I have a 722k with an EHD, a WD Elements 2TB. When I try sending programs to the EHD, the receiver reboots.
I have tried 2 other EHD, different USB Cables. I have tried the front USB Slot, the power cord pull... all with the same result. I am out of ideas, any help would be appreciated.


After that, I guess I would try to watch everything on the internal drive and ask Dish to replace the unit as 'defective'.

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#3 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 14 July 2012 - 10:43 AM

Try restore setting to default from menu

#4 OFFLINE   Sunder

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Posted 14 July 2012 - 10:53 AM

After that, I guess I would try to watch everything on the internal drive and ask Dish to replace the unit as 'defective'.


I have been thinking the same, thanks. I was hoping to save some of those recordings, oh well.

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Posted 14 July 2012 - 10:54 AM

Try restore setting to default from menu


Will this reformat the internal HD?

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Posted 14 July 2012 - 11:00 AM

Nope.

#7 OFFLINE   Sunder

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Posted 14 July 2012 - 11:28 AM

Nope.


Thank-you, I'll give it a shot.

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Posted 05 September 2012 - 05:47 PM

Bringing up old thread to see if OP had any luck as I used same steps.
Same problem here with a 722 rebooting only when sending to device.
Three EHDs, Iomega Prestige 500GB, 250GB and a WD MyBook 640GB.
The Iomega worked once to Transfer/Restore, rebooted during 'Send'.

Never tried before the latest L725 software as it's drive now near full.
No problems with DVR recordings so I know 3 Year old drive still good.




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