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942 Losing Locals


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#1 OFFLINE   the_bear

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Posted 05 February 2009 - 09:03 AM

When I turn the 942 on in the morning, local channels do not appear on the guide. A reboot fixes the problem until the next morning. This has been happening for about a week. I currently subscribe to DishFAMILY + locals.

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#2 OFFLINE   puckwithahalo

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Posted 05 February 2009 - 12:12 PM

Not sure what's causing that, would have to delve for more information...

You do need to call in and get the 942 upgraded though. In the somewhat near future that 942 is going to become a very nice paper-weight (no specific date, but whenever the upgrades to the new smartcards is done). Ask for the discontinued receiver promotion.
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#3 OFFLINE   the_bear

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Posted 07 February 2009 - 11:39 AM

I was hoping to wait until the very last minute to upgrade, just like the 20 million people not prepared for the DTV transition.

#4 OFFLINE   huffman.c

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Posted 07 February 2009 - 10:48 PM

I lost locals on my 942 about a week ago too, with the same fix. Is the 622 the replacement?

I also have an 811. Is the 211 or K the replacement?

Thank you


Disregard please, I found the discontinued receiver thread

Edited by huffman.c, 07 February 2009 - 11:32 PM.
found answer


#5 OFFLINE   BattleZone

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Posted 08 February 2009 - 01:52 PM

I was hoping to wait until the very last minute to upgrade, just like the 20 million people not prepared for the DTV transition.


So, you're a glutton for punishment? Or just don't like HDTV? :lol:




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