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Rdk-03033 message. TV and cable function for a while, then

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rdk-03033 message. TV and cable function for a while, then after leaving the set on one channel for a while, the remote no longer will change channels, and "we're having trouble connecting to the x1 platform" message. This has happened with 2 different cable boxes. My secondary simple cable box works fine on my upstairs TV
JA: What's the exact make and model of your television? And how long has this been happening with the channels?
Customer: I have a vizio 55 inch TV. model E50-c1 the lockup occurred multiple times with my initial cable box, so I thought it was the box. took it back for replacement, and the new one is now doing the same thing
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I've unplugged everything, waited 1 minute, then plugged it all back.
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: just that the problem has occurred with multiple boxes and remotes. and the secondary basic cable setup in my upstairs room works find
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Jack replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  Jack replied 2 months ago.

This is a comcast problem , not the tv

Reboot the cable box by pulling its power cord 30 secs and if that does not work then have it replaced again

I must see this complaint 20 times a week here , it would seem to be a bug with their system

Again this is definitely not a tv problem

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