TiVo lost signal for all but one channel after rescan

Scott Fybush scott@fybush.com
Fri Aug 2 12:24:58 EDT 2019

I've heard of issues here in Rochester with TiVo's lists not 
corresponding to what's now actually on the air, too.

I have access to a Plex/HDHR system in Newton and rescanned it this 
morning. It has no trouble seeing WGBH on RF5 (which has not been the 
case for some friends in central Mass.), and it's picking up some 
channels that Plex hasn't updated yet in its guide.

Most notably, WGBH has put a 44.2 subchannel on WGBX to carry the WGBH 
2.1 programming in SD. (As I expected they would do, and I still expect 
it will end up in HD sooner rather than later there.)


On 8/2/2019 12:18 PM, richard@chonak.com wrote:
> At present, my Plex DVR software isn't in sync with my HDHomeRun tuner 
> either.
> Some DVR systems depend on program guide data from companies such as 
> Gracenote; they use yoir zip code to generate a list of stations in your 
> market. This can cause discrepancies between your TV tuner"s data and 
> the channel list in the DVR software.
> --RC
> /Sent from my T-Mobile 4G LTE device/
> ------ Original message------
> *From: *Larry Sochrin
> *Date: *Fri, Aug 2, 2019 10:23 AM
> *To: *npierce.aq3h@dappermapper.com 
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> <mailto:;bob.bosra@demattia.net>;scott@fybush.com 
> <mailto:;scott@fybush.com>;
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> *Subject:*TiVo lost signal for all but one channel after rescan
> I rescanned this morning, both a standalone TV and a TiVO connected to another TV.  The stand alone TV came through just  fine but my TiVO only has the signal for channel 7.1, and nothing for any other channels, although it shows the station names, logos, and program guide info but no audio or video. TiVo support isn’t open for an hour and I’m not sure what to do. Any suggestions?

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