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Cant get HDMI input to work

I have a comcast motorola dvr with a HDMI input. So I hooked them together using an HDMI cable.But I get no picture when I use the HDMI input. works with the S video and componet video but not the HDMI. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2008

    Same problem for me, tried connecting my xbox 360 via hdmi and got nothing. Component works fine though.

  • sushy99 May 31, 2008

    I have had the same problem... I used to use a HDMI to DVI hookup for my cable, but recently had a DVR upgrade and it is a HDMI to HDMI. I bought a cable and at first it worked, but then I had to disconnect it and when I reconnected the signal was dead. I even exchanged the cable to no avail... I am very confused on what I should try next.

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Hello Kman69,
You have one of two most likely problem.
(1) You have a defective HDMI board. This is most likely the case with your set.
(2) You may need to do a software upgrade. This is not common with the Sony, but i have done my fair share of upgrade.

I have the board in stock, just in case you need it. The software is available (free) and is very easy to do.

Best regards
circuitcity


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