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Guest Message by DevFuse


Programming in the clear on Dish


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#1 OFFLINE   wyattcox


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Posted 07 July 2010 - 11:33 PM

Our landlord left Dish Network Receivers and a Multi-LNB dish when they moved.

Curious that if we hooked an off-the-shelf FTA receiver to the feedline if we would get anything.

***NOTE -- I am NOT asking about hacking or pirating, just wanting to see if there's anything ITC right there without having to borrow a ladder and risk my life ***

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#2 OFFLINE   jeffgbailey



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Posted 08 July 2010 - 03:06 PM

the only free channel in the clear is Dish 101...the rest are scrambled

#3 OFFLINE   Jon Ellis

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Posted 08 July 2010 - 06:02 PM

Last time I checked an unactivated receiver several years ago, I could also get NASA TV and AngelOne. Maybe that's changed.

#4 OFFLINE   jeffgbailey



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Posted 09 July 2010 - 01:24 PM

Those got scrambled earlier this year sadly :(

Cheap Charlie even scrambled the test cards that say "you're on 61.5, 129 etc"

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