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Celestial dvb8800hd unit performed ok for months and now will not go out of standby mode

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  • r_rae Feb 28, 2009

    Our Celestial ddvb8800HD set top box worked well for months, now won't work at all, it just keeps going into standby mode. We have lost the installation instructions and we are not able to get it up and going.

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Problem solved by looking past the inseparable remote control and indexing the channel button on the unit. Fiddling with remotes can be a real waste of time.

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