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HR20 only plays recorded content


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#1 OFFLINE   Fuzzybear

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Posted 17 June 2013 - 12:20 PM

I have an HR20 that recently started only displaying recorded content. I cannot watch regular television or anything that is in the guide. I do have connected home (whole Home) DVR service. My thought process is the receiver is shot and its showing recorded shows from other receivers. ??



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#2 OFFLINE   The Merg

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Posted 17 June 2013 - 12:28 PM

Can you provide a little more info as to what happens when you try to watch LiveTV? Also, have you performed a menu reset of the receiver?


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Posted 17 June 2013 - 12:33 PM

You can test your theory by going in to the menu and selecting just that DVR in List. 

 

What happens when you select a live show from the Guide? A future show? 


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Posted 17 June 2013 - 02:38 PM

I will try all of the above tonight. thanks.



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Posted 17 June 2013 - 05:57 PM

When watching live TV, are you getting any error messages, like searching for satellite signal?
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