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Switching Dish receivers within the home
Posted 28 September 2010 - 08:12 PM
I have a Dish VIP 622 in the family/kitchen area and one in the home entertainment area. Switching the receivers is a no brainer. It's simple and straightforward but like was mentioned in the Directv thread, I want to make sure there are no issues with Dish Network or in switching the receivers.
Do I need to contact Dish Network after switching?
Posted 28 September 2010 - 08:17 PM
So, as long as you understand what you are doing, and/or come here for help instead of to Dish, move away.
NOTE: unplug your receivers and let them spin down and cool off a bit before moving them, and be VERY careful with the HDMI connections, which are very weak on the 622.
Posted 28 September 2010 - 08:41 PM
Posted 29 September 2010 - 04:47 AM
In that scenario, IF you move your 622 to another room you would have to do some re-cabling possibly to make things work right.
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