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When I turn my TV on, my DVR remote will not respond for 2-3 minutes even on my second new Motorolia DVR DCT6412 Cable receiver ever since I hooked up my new Samsung 46" HD- TV by HDMI cable. Why and would a Amplifier help boost the Remote signal to the DVR

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Hi


Thanks for using FixYa. First of all you’ll need to check that all the cables are hooked up correctly as given in the link---


Digital Cable Box Hookup to HDTV

Amplifier cannot boost the remote signal to DVR. However, please check that the battery is fully charged or new in the remote. If this doesn’t resolve the issue then the problem may be with the processor failing due to which the remote is working after 2-3 minutes.

I’ll suggest you to run the HDMI from the PVR (personal video recorder) directly to the TV (mute the TV), and then run the optical audio from the PVR directly into the receiver's optical in.

Try using Component cables if this doesn’t make a difference. After using components cables your issue will be resolved.


Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or else revert for further assistance.


Thanks
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Posted on Feb 06, 2010

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Amplifier is not going to help with this problem ,you would really need someone to come in and CK everything out in order to know why you are having the problems you are having with your units.

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