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Command mode I accidentally set the command mode on my rdr-gx330 dvd recorder to dvd1. Now I cannot operate my dvd player with my remote control, and I can't change the command mode because to do so I need to use the remote control. How can I get the dvd recorder to reset to dvd 3?

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  • jrfield Nov 10, 2008

    I actually fixed it this way already. Thanks for your help.

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    won't do bravia sync with bravia tv, no remote for dvd player, was using tv remote for tv and dvd player, but accidentaly changed dvd players settings and now i need to hard reset the dvd player WITHOUT the remote. please help!

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I did the same thing and lost all remote control to the recorder. Try holding ENTER & 3 in unison for as long as it takes (30 secs or more ) to view change on TV screen. This should get u back to system menu where u can change back to dvd 3 (default ) If doesn't work get a one for all remote and enter code 0533 which will get u in to the recorder command lines. PS enter & 3 worked 4 me.

Posted on Nov 08, 2008

  • pineoly Nov 10, 2008

    Glad It worked Out $ Ya!!! Pineoly

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