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? on what types of wireless ethernet adapters i can use for HR24
Posted 07 June 2010 - 05:56 PM
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Posted 07 June 2010 - 05:59 PM
DECA uses the same coax cable that's used for connecting the receivers to the dish for the network connection and the HR24/H24's have the DECA adapter built into them. Look at the Connected Home subforum here for more info.
See post My Setup for configuration info.
Posted 07 June 2010 - 06:00 PM
DIRECTV employee since April 2008.
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Posted 07 June 2010 - 06:29 PM
The HR2X and H21/22/24 receivers all have built on support for the Linksys WGA600N adapter.
These will work nicely. I have a couple that I happen not be be using.
Posted 07 June 2010 - 06:41 PM
I agree with this on a couple of points.
The cost of a DECA install is about $20 more then the wireless adapter would be.... and that would cover all your equipment, not just the one.
IMHO, if someone is just putting together a network for MRV, DECA is a much better option; especially considering future DirecTV hardware.
At the very least I would recommend a wired network. It ensures the best possible MRV perfromance.
My 2¢ FWIW.
Since it costs 1.66¢ to produce a penny, my 2¢ worth is really 3.32¢ worth. That 3.32¢ is my own and not the 3.32¢ of DIRECTV, Dish, or anyone else for that matter.
Posted 24 June 2010 - 04:25 AM
Posted 24 June 2010 - 04:39 AM
There's some good information on that topic here:
Has anyone else had trouble getting the WGA600N to work with the HR24? I have tried the connect several times, but it keeps coming right back again to connect.
DirecTV Customer Since 1996