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Thomson 80gb freeview recorder box (Top up tv model) UK

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I have an 80gb Thomson freeview recorder box, which I purchased from Comet in October. My problem is that not only does it freeze and turn itself off but it also fails to make recordings because it randomly doesnt pick up channels.

For example if I was to change channels from BBC1 to BBC2, then BBC2 would show up as if it had no signal. However if I were to turn off the box on to standby and then turn it back on again it would work fine. Sadly as I can't be there to do this when recordings are required I am missing my recordings and the therefor have a £100 **** freeview box which can't even do what a £10 can!

Any ideas? Who should I go to about this, Comet or Thomson?

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Have you connected the small cable at the back?

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