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HR34 Genie, 0x067C - Issues/Discussion


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#26 OFFLINE   west99999

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Posted 27 February 2013 - 08:12 PM

Can someone who has got this update please try watch now from OnDemand?

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#27 OFFLINE   rmmccann

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Posted 28 February 2013 - 08:25 AM

I wouldn't count on it... That's what they told me FW will fix it, wait, wait, wait..it got worse until it was not working at all. IMO don't let them string you along, call them and tell them its a piece of crap and want a replacement.


If I'm going to call and complain and demand a replacement, it's going to be for an HR44 and it's not going to happen until I'm closer to retention. All in all I haven't had a lot of problems with the HR34 - this freeze up thing has only started happening since the last update.
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Posted 01 March 2013 - 10:00 PM

Has this gone National yet. Have not received it yet and was wondering. Usually I get a NR right away.
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Posted 02 March 2013 - 12:19 AM

If I'm going to call and complain and demand a replacement, it's going to be for an HR44 and it's not going to happen until I'm closer to retention. All in all I haven't had a lot of problems with the HR34 - this freeze up thing has only started happening since the last update.


I may have done the same if I wasn't able to watch TV. yet it was impossible, it was that bad. Ill still get a HR44 believe me.

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Posted 02 March 2013 - 12:42 AM

good luck getting an hr 44 i install in a bata test market for the 44 and we havent even gotten ours yet

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Posted 02 March 2013 - 04:02 PM

Has anyone had an issue with the HR34 HDMI output? My Pioneer 822 would not change resolution. 'had to "lock down the resolution" to 1080i just to watch TV. Direct will replace the Genie. This HR34 worked just fine for about 4 months. My H25 worked great into the Pioneer all the way to 1080P. Just wondering...

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Posted 02 March 2013 - 10:46 PM

i have the genie and my software verison is 0x6af is that the same.

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Posted 03 March 2013 - 07:46 AM

i have the genie and my software verison is 0x6af is that the same.


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Posted 06 March 2013 - 08:54 AM

Been looking at the RedH site, and it appears they have paused/halted the rollout of 67c. It has not been in the stream since 3/1.

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 10:19 AM

Been looking at the RedH site, and it appears they have paused/halted the rollout of 67c. It has not been in the stream since 3/1.


I can understand why. My HR34 has been very slow since the update. All commands, menus, etc are laaagggy. Ugh. I am patiently awaiting the next mess of an update ...

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 10:38 AM

Been looking at the RedH site, and it appears they have paused/halted the rollout of 67c. It has not been in the stream since 3/1.


And what is the 0x067E that keeps showing up?

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Posted 07 March 2013 - 11:32 AM

And what is the 0x067E that keeps showing up?

I don't know this as fact, but there could be a closed group of testers that are authorized to rec'v special builds during the week. 0x067E could be for that purpose. To test,evaluate for possible general release. Of course it could be something entirely different.....

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Posted 08 March 2013 - 11:41 PM

If I'm going to call and complain and demand a replacement, it's going to be for an HR44 and it's not going to happen until I'm closer to retention. All in all I haven't had a lot of problems with the HR34 - this freeze up thing has only started happening since the last update.


I would have done the same, yet the system was completely inoperable. The replacement unit is acting up also yet not even close to the previous. Still a pain though, pausing a show, coming back not starting, FF issues, a few lock ups.... DTV is a piece of work.




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