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Panasonic HDD Recorder DMR-HW120Has been working absolutely

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Panasonic HDD Recorder DMR-HW120 Has been working absolutely fine until yesterday when it failed to record some pre-set. programmes. Says recording is PAUSED and the recording icon just flashes. Tried just now with manual recording of programme while it's on but still no luck.


Also, just recently it's been telling me there are new channels almost every time I turn it on, which is a pain - which seems hard to believe. Just wonder if that's connected.

Hi there,

It sounds like the firmware is confused or corrupted.

Try resetting the recorder by unplugging it for an hour, then power it on and try again.

If it still behaves strangely, then it will need to be returned to Panasonic for repair.
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