bfo 08:39 18 Jan 2008

I have connected this DVD recorder to my Panasonic TV (with integral Freeview) via an HDMI cable.
All works well on HDMI channel.
However,despite advice to the contary,when I am recording a programme (eg via timer) I can't seem to be able to watch another Digital channel (only Analogue)at the same time.It locks me out only allowing viewing of the channle being recorded. Thoughts please?


  oresome 17:09 18 Jan 2008

I've just looked and this recorder does have it's own digital tuner, so you should be able to record one digital channel and watch a second using the TV's own digital tuner.

I'd first ensure the aerial feed links to both digital tuners. I'm not familiar with the HDMI connection, but the recorder should be able to operate without this connection. Will the TV display a digital channel with this cable disconnected and whilst the recorder is recording another digital channel?

If yes, the aerial connections seem to be OK

  MCE2K5 23:21 18 Jan 2008

Try selecting TV button on the TV Remote, Works for me.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Alienware 17 R4 2017 review

These brilliant Lego posters show just what children's imaginations are capable of

Mac power user tips and hidden tricks

Comment réinitialiser votre PC, ordinateur portable ou tablette Windows ?