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I have a 129-25803 Kenmore dehumidifier. It was working great until one day after I emptied it, it ran again but the water was going on the floor. Somehow, the water now drains from the drain hose instead of in the water bucket. I have no idea why this all of a sudden happened. I know it's a simple fix but haven't been able to figure it out. The manual says nothing in the troubleshooting section about water draining from the hose and why it happens. I think it may be a setting or something. Please help.

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