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Polaroid LCD TV not working with HDMI- says HDCP issue?

My TLX-04240B worked fine at 11am. At 2pm when I tried to access the TV or DVD (both connected with HDMI cables) it won't show anything. For the DVD I get a blank screen. For the TV (which is connected through a Series3 TIVO) I get a message saying that HDMI connection is not authorized "click select for more information" so I did. It says my TV is not compatible with HDCP Digital Rights Management Standards. When did that change? I've had the TV for 18 months and no problems. I followed the troubleshooting from TIVO's website which suggested checking in the settings if HDCP is enabled (it was not, but there's no option to enable it). It said to disconnect both ends of the HDMI cable, then reconnect. Tried that (with both cables) no change. The only other solution it gave me was using the RCA cables. That works. But I bought a 1080p TV for a reason- not to use the RCA cables.

Polaroid website has no suggestions. Any ideas?

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Mind you they are used but taken from good units.

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