My DVR just reboots over and over agaark>iark>n.

ark>Iark>f your DVR ark>iark>s just rebootark>iark>ng over and over agaark>iark>n, ark>iark>t may be experark>iark>encark>iark>ng the <abbr rel="tooltip" data-orark>iark>gark>iark>nal-title="Stands for "Hard Disk Drive." "HDD" is often used interchangeably with the terms "hard drive" and "hard disk." However, the term "hard disk drive" is technically the most accurate, since "hard drive" is short for "hard disk drive" and the "hard disk" is actually contained within the hard disk drive.">HDDabbr> overwrark>iark>te error. Thark>iark>s sometark>iark>mes occurs the fark>iark>rst tark>iark>me your HDD fark>iark>lls up wark>iark>th recorded footage, and the DVR ark>iark>s uncertaark>iark>n ark>howark> to ark>iark>nark>iark>tark>iark>ally store the overwrark>iark>tark>iark>ng fark>iark>les.

ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v><ark>iark>frame title="YouTube video player" src="" frameborder="0" wark>iark>dth="480" heark>iark>ght="390">ark>iark>frame>ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>To fark>iark>x thark>iark>s, please complete the followark>iark>ng; ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>-Dark>iark>sconnect all cameras by unpluggark>iark>ng all <abbr rel="tooltip" data-orark>iark>gark>iark>nal-title="BNC is a miniature quick connect/disconnect RF, Radio Frequency, connector used for coaxial cable. Digital recording equipment uses the connection for synchronization of video signals.">BNCabbr> cables from the channel ark>iark>nputs on the back of the DVR.ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>-Reboot the DVR.ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>-When the DVR turns back on, you should now be able to ark>getark> to the HDD Management Menu. (When the HDD fark>iark>lls up and the DVR ark>iark>s attemptark>iark>ng to contark>iark>nue to record, thark>iark>s ark>iark>s when the DVR starts freezark>iark>ng, rebootark>iark>ng, etc. Removark>iark>ng the cameras makes the DVR stop recordark>iark>ng, so dark>iark>sconnectark>iark>ng the cameras and rebootark>iark>ng the DVR should enable the end user to access all menus.)ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>-Reformat the HDD usark>iark>ng the DVR's HDD Management Menu. Thark>iark>s wark>iark>ll erase all vark>iark>deo fark>iark>les on the HDD.ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>-Re-connect the BNC vark>iark>deo cables to the channel ark>iark>nputs on the back of the DVR.ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>Theoretark>iark>cally, thark>iark>s should fark>iark>x everythark>iark>ng untark>iark>l the HDD fark>iark>lls up agaark>iark>n. The DVR should not act negatark>iark>vely every tark>iark>me the HDD fark>iark>lls up, so hopefully you should not need to do thark>iark>s every tark>iark>me theark>iark>r HDD fark>iark>lls up.ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v>ark>Iark>f your DVR contark>iark>nues to freeze or reboot after completark>iark>ng these steps, please contact Zmodo Technark>iark>cal Supportark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> ark>iark>v> Tags: freeze, frozen, HDD, reboot, record, restart
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2013-08-20 23:29
Alex Crewell
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