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Topic # 84141 25-May-2011 14:14 Send private message

Do you leave your T-Box switched on permanently.? There seems little point in turning it off, or am I wrong.?

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  Reply # 473941 25-May-2011 14:21 Send private message

Yes I do.

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  Reply # 474090 25-May-2011 18:56 Send private message


I'm considering a Tbox. We are pretty power conscious and turn most things off at the wall at night, including our current standard Telstra decoder, TV, Computer etc... If I go for a Tbox will I be rendering any settings useless every night ie. series record type functions?... and yes of course I realise it won't record if its off!!


 

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  Reply # 474094 25-May-2011 19:23 Send private message

You won't lose set recordings/settings. Your safe to turn off at the wall. Bare in mind it takes about 5-7 minutes for boot up each morning.

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