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VIP 622 Hard Drive Died

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#1 OFFLINE   Wildman63



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Posted 02 March 2007 - 02:53 PM

Just the other day, I mentioned my receiver had been running problem free since November 2006. That must have jinxed it. This morning when I started the TV, I got a message telling me to call Dish Network and posted an Oef1 error message. I called the number and was walked through a hard re-boot. The DVR part of the receiver shows "Feature Not Available" message. The technician I talked to told me the hard drive has failed.

A new box is on the way :mad:

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#2 OFFLINE   P Smith

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Posted 02 March 2007 - 02:55 PM

How many hours you lost ?

#3 OFFLINE   Wildman63



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Posted 02 March 2007 - 05:07 PM

I only keep (kept) a few hours on the drive. I use the DVR to schedule TV watching. Programs I want to keep I burn to DVDs using my spiffy new Panasonic DVD/VHS box. The sad part of this is this one worked great (still does) thru the HDMI port. Hope the replacemnt one does as well.

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