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Cannot get freeview anymore

I've been able to view freeview digital channels on this DVD recorder since I got it over 1 year ago. About a week ago it lost the digital signal / channels and I can now only get analogue channels. I've tried to rturn it to the default setting and re scanning for channels but no joy. Under settings tuning digital channels it is greyed out for digital signal. Any ideas?

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Re: Cannot get freeview anymore

See the solution (which is basically power off, re-scan) at the bottom of this thread
worked for me...apparantly a known bug with software 1.14

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Re: Cannot get freeview anymore

It sounds like it is a signal problem check all conections to arial also if your signal has gone week you will have trouble picking it up but first check all cables and conectors if this dont solve problem then the problem might be that where the arial plugs into the digital box this might have a bad solder or circuit problem just make sure all cables and connections are secure does it let you see the signal strengt in the setup mode some do some dont let me know how you get on

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