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LG 42 LCD TV HDD initialization in progress message

I have a 42 inch LG LCD with built in DVR functions. Recently, the TV gives a "HDD initialization in progress" message when I try to access the recorded programs menu. Also, live pause and rewind are not functioning (since the HDD is not recording). I cannot format using the TV menu. Any ideas?

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  • rizwanriaz Jul 06, 2010

    The exact model is LG 42LB5RT.

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    When I go to access recorded programs from file list, I get the message /HDDO storage is
    not ready. This message is continued constantly.



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Change the hdd or remove it then connect it to PC and do for it format , it will work .

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