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This Sucks

Discussion in 'DIRECTV SD DVR/Receiver Discussion' started by Nosey, May 9, 2006.

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  1. Nosey

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    Ok, since I can't get my dish working (which I spoke with my dad tonight, he has a standard receiver, he is coming over at 10am tomorrow and we are going to align my dish with his receiver, then we will hook up my r15 and hopefully have a signal)..

    anyways, before I left home tonight I hooked up my roof antenna and setup to record ncis and the unit off the air on "nbc"...

    around 930 I was checking something in the tv guide and relized that they are on cbs not nbc, so I called my dad, who has a dvd recorder and was going to see if he could record the west coast feed later tonight, well, he has locals and I guess with locals you loose your national feeds..

    so if anyone watched ncis and the unit tonight please tell me that they were not good episodes and I didn't miss much!!!!!

    whats funny is my dad said he pays extra for the local feed but I bet he doesn't get a discount for not having national feeds....

    ok, that was just a vent for my screwup, no replies are needed :)
     
  2. gimme5

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    So, if you don't get locals, you actually get the west coast feed as well as the east coast feed? That's pretty cool...
     
  3. thumperr

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    both episodes of 'The Unit' were very good. sorry...
     
  4. ISWIZ

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    Actually, if he ever gets locals, he will be charged extra for the "Coast" feeds if he elects to keep them. That's what I do.
     
  5. Nosey

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    thanks for the info thumperr, thats just what I wanted to know:flaiming

    now will have to watch for the rerun's of them..

    and of course, can't really find anything I really want to watch or haven't seen tonight..
     
  6. cybok0

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    NCIS was pretty good
     
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