[mythtv-users] Bad "Watch TV" channel

John Pilkington johnpilk222 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 26 16:15:16 UTC 2021

On 26/07/2021 16:55, Scott Simpson wrote:
> I have a Watch TV channel that wasn't working well so I went into the 
> database and updated the field "visible = -1" in the "channel" table for 
> it. Now my Watch TV channel is pointing at it by default and Watch TV 
> won't come up. Is there any way to reset the default Watch TV channel in 
> the database to be something besides that channel? I don't remember 
> which channel it was.
> I think the Watch TV logic should be something like
> if current Watch TV channel isn't disabled, use that channel
> else find next channel that isn't disabled and use that one
The easiest way to reset it may be to go to the programme guide, select 
any channel you wish, and  and 'Watch this channel'.

John P

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