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942 Sunday's 10:00pm guide problem


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#1 OFFLINE   DRJDAN

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Posted 17 May 2005 - 10:55 PM

I live in Dalas,TX. Every since I have had my 942 (April 19), the Sunday night 10:00 pm news for channel 5 and 8 does not show on the guide. In place of the 10:00 news, the 10:20 sports shows. These channels have news 10:00 - 10:20 and sport 10:20 - 10:45. The 10:00 news just does not show up. When I select the 10:00 time to record, it shows the 10:20 sports show. This probem only happens on Sunday night, as all the other days the news runs 10:00 - 10:35.

I also have a 501 and no problem. The 10:00 news shows at 10:00. The 10:20 sports shows in the 10:30 time slot with (10:20).

Has anyone in Dallas had this problem?

Has anyone in other areas had this problem?

Is this a problem with the guide data or the way the guide deals with two programs starting during the same 30 minute time window?

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#2 OFFLINE   Mike Johnson

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Posted 18 May 2005 - 09:43 AM

Looks like this is the "NBR can't set timers for short programs" bug that I posted here.

For now, to record a short program that starts at the top of the hour, you have to set a manual timer, even though NBR will find it in the guide.
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