Antenna signal strength causes roamio to reboot

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  1. Nov 2, 2019 #1 of 16
    Jeremybme

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    For the last week I’ve been trying to adjust my antenna I’ve had no issues with the signal
    Strength meter Until today. Today when I run it and change the channel the roamio reboots.
    Anyone else notice this ?

    software version 21.9.6.v5-846-6-846
     
  2. Nov 2, 2019 #2 of 16
    JoeKustra

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  3. Nov 2, 2019 #3 of 16
    JoeKustra

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    I posted in the v5 thread: happens with cable also.
     
  4. Nov 2, 2019 #4 of 16
    Jeremybme

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    Thx for the reply. Annoying but at least it’s not just my TiVo.
     
  5. Nov 3, 2019 #5 of 16
    Teeps

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    21?
    My roamio is still on 20.7.4.RC42-846-6-846
     
  6. Nov 3, 2019 #6 of 16
    JoeKustra

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    You are still running TE3.
     
  7. Nov 4, 2019 #7 of 16
    Teeps

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    If by TE3 you mean the original interface you are correct.
    After reading the horrors posted, by the early adopters of the "new and improved" interface.
    I chose to stick with the original...

    Having lived through nightmare conditions with "updates" and "new & improved" computer programs and interfaces at work.
    I prefer to stick with what aint broke until forced to switch by something beyond my control. XP to win7 for instance.
     
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  8. Nov 8, 2019 #8 of 16
    Mordy

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    Same here . It is now Nov 8th.
     
  9. Nov 8, 2019 #9 of 16
    Teeps

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    Have either of you tried to put the OTA signal through an attenuator, or, a 2 way splitter?
     
  10. JoeKustra

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    ??? I can duplicate the problem with my cable feed. Signal % = 90, SNR = 36dB.
     
  11. Mordy

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    You know I just rebooted and the problem seemed to go away. Guessing they must have sent out a fix on some recent update ?
     
  12. JoeKustra

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    Still v5. Still restart when channel change.
     
  13. lman

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    But the important thing is, you have Tivo+.
     
  14. Mordy

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    SPoke too soon I guess, Nov 12th , doing the same thing.
     
  15. Mastiff

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    So are we waiting on TiVo to push out a fix? I just came across this, which is annoying since I'm trying to set up a new antenna.
     
  16. Gordon Currie

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    Yes, we are waiting...

    BTW, I have Signal % = 72, SNR = 29dB with my Roamio OTA. So all the 'fixes' that cable/satellite owners post do not apply.
     

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