Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.




248 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


Topic # 78123 27-Feb-2011 22:51 Send private message

Our remote just very recently starting to act up...

The Channel Up/Down button doesn't work any more!

I have reset and re-program the darn thing (what a pain it was!), but that didn't fix the problem...

Any suggestion would be greatly appreciated!

Create new topic
Just A Geek
1950 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 313

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 443976 27-Feb-2011 22:53 Send private message

Warranty? CGA?



248 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 444218 28-Feb-2011 19:33 Send private message

I bought mine when it first came out... Probably out of warranty period now... :(

341 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 22


  Reply # 444266 28-Feb-2011 21:49 Send private message

New batteries?

DO you have young kids that like to chew on the remote?




Usual disclaimer regarding my employer
http://twitter.com/joff_nz

44 posts

Geek


  Reply # 444498 1-Mar-2011 16:58 Send private message

I had a similar prob with my remote and it was a signal sender I had next to the TIVO box that made the remote work in the bedroom. If you have one of those(signal sender) unplug it and see if that fixes it. Or any other sort of infra red device.



248 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 448036 13-Mar-2011 18:59 Send private message

Here's a quick update...

Someone at home played with the channel listings setting on the remote... That screwed up the up/down button...

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

My un-consented UFB install
Created by thurthur, last reply by mdooher on 28-Nov-2014 11:54 (77 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Gigatown winner town and plans
Created by freitasm, last reply by Demeter on 28-Nov-2014 08:59 (76 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Click Monday Deals
Created by mrtoken, last reply by Krishant007 on 24-Nov-2014 17:11 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


This is the end ...
Created by joker97, last reply by tdgeek on 28-Nov-2014 10:20 (44 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Seen any good Black Friday / Cyber Monday deals?
Created by Jaxson, last reply by Jaxson on 28-Nov-2014 11:39 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by Sidestep on 28-Nov-2014 10:32 (148 replies)
Pages... 8 9 10


The Warehouse pulling R18 games and DVD's
Created by semigeek, last reply by Geektastic on 27-Nov-2014 18:32 (64 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


A couple of Lightbox updates...
Created by Lightbox, last reply by NZtechfreak on 27-Nov-2014 22:56 (15 replies)


Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.