[mythtv-users] Disabling HD-PVR "Bling" Lights

Justin Johnson justin.johnson3 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 11 16:44:49 UTC 2010

On Sun, Jul 11, 2010 at 8:18 AM, Doug Vaughan <r.d.vaughan at rogers.com> wrote:
> Justin,
>    I read a long time ago that if you manage to turn off those lights the
> circuitry is set up so that you also turn off the Fan which is definitely
> not advised. All I did was put a piece of black electrical tape across those
> front blue panel lights (leaving the recording light visible) and around the
> rim where the "bling" lights are. Assuming you take your time the "bling"
> light taping can almost look like it is part of the original design.
> It has been over two years now and I never had to change the original added
> tape.
> Doug

Thanks for the suggestions, I wasn't even aware that there was a fan
inside, it certainly doesn't make any appreciable noise. It seems like
the tape is probably the best idea. Thanks again.
--Justin Johnson

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