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LG DVD/HDD recorder RH2T80 hard disc problem

My LG DVD /HDD Recorder should insert Chapter Markers automatically as it records from TV Broadcasts on the hard drive. It does not, making it impossible to "Skip" thru the record when reviewing. Is this a fault in the machine or wrong info in the Manual? Please help!

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  • ozpete Feb 18, 2008

    Thank you. I did not want to believe this, but it was eventually confirmed by the manufacturer's rep via the supplier, who also pointed out a somewhat clumsier way to achieve the "skipping" by way of the Display function. Thanks for your help.
    Ozpete, Wollongong.

  • ashley1969 Feb 06, 2009

    Hi damo68, is it possible you could email me the firmware update please, this machine is starting to pi*s me off bigtime.
    Thanks in advance Ashley



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I've got the new firmware. Email me @

It'a 7MB file, just copy it and play & you should be ok.

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My RH2T80 records chapter markers on the hard drive as well as DVD. Make sure that AUTO CHAPTER is not off. You can set it to 5, 10 or 15 minutes. To skip chapters while playing a recording you need to press the right triangle button next to the ENTER key. If you use the 'SKIP' keys - it will skip to the next recording and not SKIP chapters (a bit stupid really but when you know its simple).
I have other issues with this model and am trying to get a firmware update. Will never buy LG again.

Posted on Dec 29, 2008


"Auto Chapter" applies only to DVD recording, not the HDD. See page 23 of the user manual.

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