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Don't blame RTV. I bet if you sit there with an atomic clock next to the
unit it will be accurate to within a few seconds. I have 4 units and 3
match my PC time perfectly while one is usually off by just 1 second.
The culprits are the networks and even some individual stations. Look at
the listings. A lot of shows are now scheduled to begin at 7:58, 8:59,
etc (check the time for ER tonight at www.nbc.com). Even if the show is
listed to start at the top of the hour it's no guarantee. They will,
however, generally end before the end of the hour. I don't know if
they're doing it to sell more ads or thwart recording but it's damn
> Hey all,
> My Replay often records the shows anywhere from 10 seconds to 1 min
> early, especially on Prime time fox shows... this has become a very
> big inconvenience, aside from setting a buffer is there anyway to
> force a time offset globally?