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# 105874 12-Jul-2012 18:32
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I've been having trouble lately with recording anything either manually or series link. it will freeze at certian points during the program, I then can't watch any point beyond that. I even sometimes get a message that flashes on the screen (Not sure what it says, it flashes quickly.) at which point when the program resumes I am missing upto 10-15 minutes of the program.

I thought maybe a HDCP issue, I had the mysky going to my receiver (Yamaha RX-V465) then to my 32" LCD. I tried connecting directly to TV and even using different HDMI cables, but same problem.

any ideas or help before I actually give sky a call?

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  # 654895 13-Jul-2012 09:25
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Maybe it says recording interrupted due to signal loss?

That usually has a prompt for you to accept, but I have watched a rugby game before in terrible weather, and lost about 45 mins of the game.

You could see what the signal test is like on the Sky Box.

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  # 654897 13-Jul-2012 09:28
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How old is the MySky box? My previous one started to act weird like that for about a month before the hard-drive failed.




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  # 654899 13-Jul-2012 09:33
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Yep, I've had a hard drive failure in MySky as well, and we lost all our recordings in the end (nothing of too much importance thankfully).







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  # 655151 13-Jul-2012 16:13
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strength is at 82dBuV
Quality ranges between 13-15dB

that's accross all 4 tuners.

I've only had it since Feburary and it looked new to me when I got it.

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