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I have 2 Humax 5050, I'm in France, when I start the machine

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I have 2 Humax 5050, I'm in France, when I start the machine it shows the date as july 1970, is this a sat problem or the PVR?
JA: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?
Customer: as I said i'm in France and the model numbers are not the same as in the uk, it has a 360gig hard drive and it is about5 years old.
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I've been having this problem for about a week, but i'ts the same on the other Humax we have a 500gig drive and it happened on the same day.
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: yes it frezzes up a lot and I have restart it from the main switch on the back.
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: UK Electronics
Expert:  Richard replied 18 days ago.

Hi there and welcome

this is automatic based on the Postcode you enter when you first set it up

Do you recall entering this in?