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LE40R74BDX HDMI input stopped working

For some reason my HDMI input has stopped working with my Sky HD box.After 28 months of use my lcd will no longer accept a input from my sky box,it states that HDCP is not supported so i connected it through the component inputs and it works fine
Anybody fixed a simular problem
The problem is not with the Sky box as it works fine on my other lcd through the hdmi

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I work for sky as an engineer (not a subby)

HDCP is the encryption that is sent down when a program is transmitted. I have had this several times over the years and have found out that you need go to the manufactors web site or call them to update your telly this will sort out this problem.
I would do this sooner then later... reason I am telly you this is sky have take the Component inputs off all the sky boxes now.... The box you have is a THOMSON (have a look.... make you smile)lol this was due to people connecting there sky HD box to there pc via Component and using programs like Copy+ and extract + to copy the content.

If your box breaks down. then you are snookered if you telly is not going to accept the skyHD through a HDMI connection.

Hope this helps

Cheers

Little Dish Fitter

Posted on Sep 02, 2009

  • Mick Sep 17, 2009

    HDCP is the incryption sent down to your box with the signal. IF you go to the samsung web site there are updates you can download to your pc then put them on a memory stick and plug into your samsung tv.



    Note: please write down the model number as there are various downloads for the different models of samsung. This should sort this problem out for you.... I have seen this a lot with the new SONY BRAVIA's



    Hope this Helps



    Little Dish Fitter

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