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Angels and Demons VOD - appeared on my dvr this morning


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#1 OFFLINE   Leinie

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 07:52 AM

Anyone else get this?, it must be a glitch like Monsters and Aliens.

One time can be a mistake, twice is getting to be a problem.

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#2 OFFLINE   LarryFlowers

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 08:00 AM

None of my DVR's are showing this.
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#3 OFFLINE   Leinie

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 08:04 AM

It's on both our R22 and our HR23

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 08:05 AM

Had it this morning as well. But, upon closer inspection it was listed as a 2 minute recording.
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Posted 04 December 2009 - 08:43 AM

Had it this morning as well. But, upon closer inspection it was listed as a 2 minute recording.


Then it is a preview..
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#6 OFFLINE   sooner02

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 02:06 PM

I had it, just deleted it.

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 03:01 PM

Same here, Angels & Demons HD 1080P 7:00am 9980 *DTV

What is that? I am hope I am not being billed for a PPV? I never order PPV's.

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 03:06 PM

Yeah, I had it. It was just a 2 minute preview of the movie. I watched it and then deleted it.

No harm.

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 03:08 PM

The trailer showed up on the list of recorded programs on my HR21. However, when played there is no sound. Is this Directv's new way to promote "Cinema"? :confused:

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 07:23 PM

Dear DTV,

Strike Two

Putting this in my queue just produces questions from the wife and frustration from me.

Stop spamming me! I already pay $96 a month. I am a big boy and if I want to order the freaking movie then I will. :mad:

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 07:42 PM

It's a preview. Just delete it. Spam..:confused: I don't think so.

Dear DTV,

Strike Two

Putting this in my queue just produces questions from the wife and frustration from me.

Stop spamming me! I already pay $96 a month. I am a big boy and if I want to order the freaking movie then I will. :mad:



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Posted 04 December 2009 - 07:50 PM

It's a preview. Just delete it. Spam..:confused: I don't think so.


Really?? I dont remember scheduling that to record. If its not SPAM then what exactly do you call a recording that is unsolicited (For the second time)?

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 07:53 PM

Really?? I dont remember scheduling that to record. If its not SPAM then what exactly do you call a recording that is unsolicited (For the second time)?


It was probably an accidental mistake....quit stressing over it.

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 09:24 PM

Really?? I dont remember scheduling that to record. If its not SPAM then what exactly do you call a recording that is unsolicited (For the second time)?


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Posted 04 December 2009 - 10:21 PM

Same here, Angels & Demons HD 1080P 7:00am 9980 *DTV

What is that? I am hope I am not being billed for a PPV? I never order PPV's.


You won't be charged for it, even if you watch it, since it seems to be only two minutes. You're only charged for PPV if you watch more than five minutes.

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Posted 04 December 2009 - 11:37 PM

The trailer showed up on the list of recorded programs on my HR21. However, when played there is no sound. Is this Directv's new way to promote "Cinema"? :confused:


It not only had no sound but also the video looked like poor VHS quality. What a way to advertise a 1080p presentation! :rolleyes:
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Posted 05 December 2009 - 06:01 AM

it's sneaky, evil, marketing at it's worst. D spends enough air time on cross channel promotions, they don't need to clutter my recording list too.

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Posted 05 December 2009 - 06:16 AM

i had no sound with mine.

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Posted 05 December 2009 - 07:34 AM

They are obviously testing ways to put stuff on your "recorded programs" that you did not put there. Not a good idea

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Posted 05 December 2009 - 07:40 AM

Take a chill pill. It is only a previewo f a ppv. It is a form of advertising. Directv needs to get revenues so they add the preview to a dvr that they own.

Cable and Dish do the same thing.
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