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Spectrum cable box error codes list

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TVs have quickly been evolving to become relevant with the streaming services that are taking over the entertainment industry. However, while they may have come a long way from the clunky CRT boxes they used to be, modern TVs aren’t perfect and still run into bugs and glitches from time to time. 

In this article, we’re listing all Spectrum cable box error codes, their descriptions, and potential solutions to help you resolve any errors faster. 

Here’s a quick list of all the Spectrum cable box error codes:

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Spectrum cable box error DUI or DMI

Cause: Lack of signals from the video interface.

Solutions

  • Check for damaged, loose cables or faulty connections. 
  • Restart the Spectrum set-top box. 

Spectrum cable box error DI

Cause: Triggers when using an outdated program guide. 

Solutions:

  • Restart the set-top box and wait for the update to complete. It can take anywhere from 15-60 minutes. 

Spectrum cable box error EC220 or E220

Cause: The set-top box is trying to receive HD signals on a Standard Definition (SD) receiver or TV. 

Solutions:

  • Restart the set-top box to reset signals.
  • Check for loose or damaged cable connections. 
  • Check to ensure you’re getting the right programming according to your receiver, subscription and TV.
  • If you have an SD TV, either downgrade your plan or upgrade to a better TV.

Spectrum cable box Error 1, Error 5 and Error 7

Cause: Indicates several problems including connectivity issues, no internet access or WAN signals or an outage from Spectrum. 

Solutions:

  • Restart the router
  • Check cables and modem.
  • Check for Spectrum outages.
  • Contact Spectrum Support. 

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Spectrum cable box error E14

Cause: Triggered on receiver boot failure. 

Solutions:

  • Reset the set-top/cable box.
  • Contact Spectrum Support. 

Spectrum cable box error IA01

Cause: Usually caused by misconfigured files or poor cable connections. 

Solutions:

  • Check your connections.
  • Check cables for bends or damage.
  • Restart the set-top/cable box. 
  • Contact Spectrum Support.

Spectrum cable box error E09

Cause: Indicates a dead battery or memory failure. 

Solutions:

  • Charge the cable box. 
  • Reset the set-top/cable box.
  • Contact Spectrum Support. 

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Spectrum cable box error E208 and E211

Cause: Generally triggered by subscription errors or an incomplete Video on Demand (VOD).

Solutions:

  • Restart the set-top/cable box. 
  • Contact Spectrum Support.
  • Check if the content you’re trying to access is included in your subscription. 

Spectrum cable box error D.000, CLR and Etl.d

Cause: Update in progress or issue downloading additional software or updates.

Solutions:

  • Wait for 15-60 minutes for the update to complete.
  • Restart the router.
  • Ensure proper connections. 
  • Contact Spectrum Support. 

Spectrum cable box error STAM and STAB STBH-3802

Cause: Triggers due to weak or no signals from the cable box.

Solution:

  • Check cable connections.
  • Restart the router.
  • Check incoming WAN cable.
  • Contact Spectrum Support.

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