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Can't get it out of Demo mode

Bought this used, with no remote, people were using a harmony universal. Had a demo prior to buying, worked great. Got home & hooked it up. When I plugged it in it powered up just fine, went into it demo mode, message said push the power button while this message is displayed to exit demo. Pushed it, nothing still in demo, no buttons work. I have checked and rechecked all connections, there is nothing hooked up wrong, no crossed wires or grounds. HELP ME PLEASE!!!!

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Re: Can't get it out of Demo mode

Hi sir,


if all the buttons dont work when pressing it, maybe there is a lost connection of the buttons or buttons are shorted. try to check it out...


hope it can help...

Posted on Oct 13, 2007

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