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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 2017-04-13, 11:09 PM Thread Starter
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Problem with WMC and CHCH

I've had a WMC PC runing for about 6 years and recently channel CHCH has stopped working. If I use the HDHOMERUN software I can watch the channel but if I use WMC it says it can't find a signal. I live in hamilton so my signal strength is 100%. Last night I formatted and reinstalled and it still doesn't work. I get 15+ other channels no problem in WMC, and I get the channel in View - Anyone have any ideas?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 2017-04-14, 11:51 AM
 
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This is discussed in the OTA station status thread. It's been an issue since October. CHCH is aware of the problem and it should be finally fixed Monday morning.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 2017-04-21, 08:30 PM
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I work around the problem by doing a channel rescan. Then I edit the channel (11.1), edit sources and uncheck the 100% signal sources. I have 3 tuners and six sources appear. 3 are automatically assigned by WMC and show 100% signal strength. The scanned sources in my case show 94% signal.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 2017-04-21, 09:03 PM
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CHCH might have fixed it now - see this post:

http://www.digitalhome.ca/forum/81-o...ml#post2908513
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