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#1 OFFLINE   Horsefan

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Posted 10 February 2010 - 01:22 PM

Is Family package going incognito like the Select Package? I currently have the Family Package but do not see it listed any longer on the website to new subscribers since the price increases.

With the economy like it is, you would think a low priced offering would be advertised on the website to new subscribers.

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#2 OFFLINE   gfrang

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Posted 13 February 2010 - 03:23 PM

Is Family package going incognito like the Select Package? I currently have the Family Package but do not see it listed any longer on the website to new subscribers since the price increases.

With the economy like it is, you would think a low priced offering would be advertised on the website to new subscribers.


When i changed from family to select and asked if they has a listing of channels i was told that select wasn't listed on the website,they only offer it to people that call and complain about prices.

Maybe they are doing that with family also.

#3 OFFLINE   Davenlr

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Posted 13 February 2010 - 03:27 PM

Can you provide a list of the channels available on Select? Ive been trying to find out for a while now. Specifically, are 206, 209, and 607 included? What is the current (new) price?

Family Pak info: http://support.direc...C9JUHhvcXRVag==

#4 OFFLINE   gfrang

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Posted 13 February 2010 - 03:57 PM

Can you provide a list of the channels available on Select? Ive been trying to find out for a while now. Specifically, are 206, 209, and 607 included? What is the current (new) price?

Family Pak info: http://support.direc...C9JUHhvcXRVag==


Here is what i got. 101,202 CNN,204 ,HLN 206 ESPN,229 HDTV,242 USA,245 TNT,247 TBS, 249 COM,261 FIT,265 A&E
276Disc,28TLC,281HDTH,283Nasa,306HDN,327CMT,329BET,331MTV,335VH1,364 r&r,365CNBC,360FNC,362TWC,375 LINK

I got from my guide might be one or two more also i have the HDextra witch makes a little bit better one thing i miss is History and the one i don't miss is Natgeo.

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#5 OFFLINE   Davenlr

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Posted 13 February 2010 - 04:02 PM

Sounds good. All the Nascar channels except Speed, darnit.

#6 OFFLINE   gfrang

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Posted 13 February 2010 - 04:18 PM

Sounds good. All the Nascar channels except Speed, darnit.


Price is 39 bucks i miss speed also.

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Posted 13 February 2010 - 04:23 PM

Yep, they always hold out one channel you need so you have to spend $20 a month more for it :)

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Posted 14 February 2010 - 01:13 PM

Yep, they always hold out one channel you need so you have to spend $20 a month more for it :)


Since I subscribed to Sports Pak, Speed Ch 607 HD is included, but not the SD Speed channel. They currently have a $5 off Sports Pak for 6 months offer.

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Posted 15 February 2010 - 08:59 AM

Yep, they always hold out one channel you need so you have to spend $20 a month more for it :)


Exactly :P

I have 1 or 2 channels that I really watch a lot and that are not included. :(
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Posted 15 February 2010 - 06:39 PM

I'd drop packages. But History channel and Speed would have to be on it.
95% of stuff I watch is on Discovery, History, Science and Speed for Nascar.
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Posted 17 February 2010 - 10:47 AM

I wish they still offered the Basic Package. I have Family but really don't see the value for $29.99. I am going to get my OTA set up fixed and just dump the service all together I think. Nothing against D I just do not need any channels other then local any longer. With Netflix streaming and blu ray discs coming in the mail I have all I can watch.




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