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Anyway to keep VMS4100 on at all times?

Anyway to keep VMS4100 on at all times?

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Contributor Dash38
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Is there a setting on new vms4100 (vms 4100) that allows me to keep STB on at all times?  Currently when I turn off my Sony, the STB powers off automatically.  I can’t find a setting.  This is very problematic Bc I have a brother in Japan who uses sling box (slingbox) and he can’t make STB stay on or turn on unless my tv is on.  On all other STB, there is a user setting about power management but I can’t find.  Also is there anything on smart tv itself I could togglenso it does not “tell” STB it is off?  

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I have the VMS1100 and they way you get there is Menu/Settings/System/Media Server Settings/Auto Power Off then set to None

When you turn off your TV, you’ll probably also need to hit Menu on the remote to turn the VMS back on. 

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Also, check your TV and STB setting for HDMI-CEC or something like that.

Make sure that is disabled.


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