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I have a panasonic dvd recorder DMR-EX769DB ser.no: 95288-135431-3862P

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I have a panasonic dvd recorder DMR-EX769DB ser.no: 95288-135431-3862
Problem: If I set to record a program at 10.00pm it will only record until 10.30
and then switches off the recording. Bearing in mind I have no technical knowledge
if there is a solution to this, I would like pass the information on to the technicians
who are trying to sort this out for me.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  MasterFixIt replied 1 year ago.
Hi, I am Tech Michael and will be assisting you today. I am a Master Technician that's dedicated to giving you the best Answer possible.If you are new to the site, this is briefly how it works:1. We may need some back and forth to exchange information (if needed) and there is no extra cost for replying.2. I will give you the best possible Answer for your problem without the ability of actually being present with you.The better you describe the problem, the quicker I can help ;-)3. Remember to leave a Positive Rating after we're finished. it doesn't cost anything additional to rate kindly;-)I am only compensated for my time and expertise if you rate kindly.How old is your DVD recorder?Is this a new problem that seems to have just developed?Thank You,Michael
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi Michael
This DVD must be about 7 or 8 years old.
The problem arose on the 8 Sept. We had the machine re-tuned at by technicians who have done this
in the past. I noticed that when I programmed for a recording at 10.00pm only half of the program was
recorded. I have never had this problem before. On Monday back it went for more appraisal but the problem
remains the same.
I hope this makes sense to you.
Fiona
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I cannot rate Michael as yet because I have not had any advise.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have not had any results as yet to the problem quoted...why is this
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have given the information as asked.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I find this most unsatisfactory
Expert:  MasterFixIt replied 1 year ago.
Hi Im sorry for the delay!The system was having this problem its rare but its also fixed nowIm here.
Expert:  MasterFixIt replied 1 year ago.

This problem is in the HDD drive.

Its possible it may need a new HDD,

does the time still stay in memory when you set it?

Thank you

Tech Michael