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Sharp LC-32P70E TV: EPG suddenly not showing

2 problems, maybe connected:

1.  Trying to set up for recording for tomorrow and next day - but no programmes showing in the TV Guide past today - just blank spaces where usually we see the names of programmes to come. Help, please!  Just suddenly happened evening.

2. Earlier today, trying to set to record from BBC Radio 3 later in the day - in preparation, no sound on Radio 3 or 4, but all other radio channels sounding normally. Recorded it, but no sound at time either.

Thank you,

Sandra Brown

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Hello, this sounds more like a cable or satelite problem. hame you tried reseting your cable or sat box? usually when you reset the box it will download the guide again...

 

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