locked up box

mechanic

Active Member
Can anybody throw any light on why the Panasonic tuct20 should lock up on channel 8 after doing an update?Trying to reset by unplugging for a while does not help.
 

Clem_Dye

Distinguished Member
No, but it might be worth seeing if you can force some sort of factory reset. That may clear the problem and allow you re-scan for channels, etc. If the lock-up is a follow-on from a firmware upgrade then you may have a more significant problem. In that case, a new box may be the order of the day.


Clem
 

mechanic

Active Member
Thanks for the reply Clem. I will see if i can do a rest somehow.I had a similar prob with a Phillips dtr 1500.That had to be returned to Phillips to be resolved.So i dont hold out much hope fpr the panny,but thanks again.
 
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dbs4

Guest
My Panasonic TU-TC20 has also been locked up for about a week. I phoned the Panasonic helpline last thursday,( numbers on underside of box ). They told me its because there is some kind of pre-changeover to digital testing going on at the Blackhill & Craigkelly transmitters. Apparently they have been inundated with calls regarding locked up boxes. I've phoned a couple of times since, ( latest about 10 am this morning ) they're still trying to sort out the problem.
 
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bowesworld

Guest
I've just spoken with Panasonic as well. Freeview have updated something on the transmitter in Scotland that has caused a problem with Panasonic freeview boxes. I was told that Freeview are going to reverse the update before this weekend so all should be well again.
 

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