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My Tvonics DVR FP 150 won't allow me to reformat the hard drive, won't allow me to record, access the library etc. but will allow channel change,access teletext. Any quick fixes?

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  • ldcorcy Oct 05, 2010

    It gives you the option to reformat, but when you try to do this it fails and says that recording and access to stored programmes is disabled

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It sounds like the hard drive itself has failed. Does it give you the option to format but just doesn't do it? What does it do instead?

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Tim

Posted on Oct 05, 2010

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    Tim Grayson Oct 05, 2010

    Ok that confirms, the hard drive has failed in the device. It is replaceable, but if you've never done anything like that before it is not easy. If you want I can find a hard drive for you that will work. Let me know if you think you want to try and replace it.

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    Tim

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