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I have installed a new Panasonic hard drive dvd recorder and a new(linked) Panasonic viera tv with built in freeview. Having set one channel to record, I find that I cannot switch to watch another channel - the message given says 'tuner locked'. Can you advise please. The recorder is model DMR-EX768EBK Many thanks Colin Bailey

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Took advice from a work colleage and have managed to sort it

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