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# 68699 26-Sep-2010 18:46
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I had hopes that with the launch of a brand new STB, they might have finally sorted out the biannual screw up of the EPG.  Sadly no. :(


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  # 384631 26-Sep-2010 19:13
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Adb box or t-box? And, which channels?




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  # 384717 27-Sep-2010 06:14
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ZollyMonsta: Adb box or t-box? And, which channels?


The T-Box. All channels. I thought it might correct itself with an overnight update, but it is still wrong this morning.

For example NZI Business is on now (6:10am TV1), but the EPG shows it as starting at 7:00am.


 
 
 
 


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  # 384739 27-Sep-2010 08:48
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I haven't noticed this.. looks all fine on our T-Boxes.




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  # 384748 27-Sep-2010 09:16
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Just in case it's useful, here's a screenshot.

The current time in the top left is correct, but all the programs in the guide are shifted late by an hour.  You can see from the PnP that the Biggest Loser is on, but according to the guide, it doesn't start till 10am.  Good morning, on TV1, starts at 9am, not 10am as the guide says.

All the Sunday shows I had set up to tape, didn't record properly.


 

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  # 384753 27-Sep-2010 09:25
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Weird. All my Sunday programmes were recorded correctly with correct daylight saving adjustment as well.




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  # 384815 27-Sep-2010 10:52
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Yep. My sunday programmes all recorded properly as well?

Not at home so cant double check the times on the EPG, but from memory they were all correct yesterday.

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# 384835 27-Sep-2010 11:29
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I noticed this last night as well, however rebooting the T-box *did* fix it for me.

 
 
 
 


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  # 384875 27-Sep-2010 12:18
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Davos:
I noticed this last night as well, however rebooting the T-box *did* fix it for me.


Thanks Davos - That's all that is required, just a quick re-start.

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  # 384887 27-Sep-2010 12:33
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Hmm... I have done a restart but am still having a problem. All of my 'series link' programmes are recording at the proper time but then re-recording again an hour later. Unfortunately that meant several of last night's programmes failed. I'm concerned the same thing will happen tonight when I have two channels set to record simultaneously.



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  # 385094 27-Sep-2010 18:41
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Went to watch the news tonight and discovered my box had crashed (blank screen, no response to remote).  Did a restart and when the EPG came back up (took ages, ~30mins), it was now correct.
 



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  # 385188 27-Sep-2010 21:32
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NZDiva: Hmm... I have done a restart but am still having a problem. All of my 'series link' programmes are recording at the proper time but then re-recording again an hour later. Unfortunately that meant several of last night's programmes failed. I'm concerned the same thing will happen tonight when I have two channels set to record simultaneously.


Just realised that I am having this issue also.   I noticed before the reset that the scheduled recordings had adjusted themselves to the new times (eg. it was expecting to record 3news at 7pm).  But obviously when the new EPG data came down after the reset, it didn't update the schedule properly and is now double-recording programs.  These duplicate items result in some recording fails because the tuners are no longer free.


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