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DIRECTV Scheduler Version 2 out for Android


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#1 OFFLINE   Doug Brott

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 06:30 PM

Unfortunately, I can't check because I don't have an Android phone, but It looks like a new Scheduler app for DIRECTV is out. Let me know what you think.
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#2 OFFLINE   carl6

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 07:39 PM

My EVO is having a problem recognizing the updated app is installed. If I go to it via the market/downloads route, I can run it and it seems to work just fine. I just scheduled a recording. I need to figure out why it isn't showing up as an app otherwise. Don't know if it is related to something in the app update, or something else on my phone.

Edit: uninstalled it and re-downloaded it and now it is there properly (but did not retain my login info so need to re-do that).

Second edit: The program did in fact get scheduled to record, but I never got an email confirmation (which if I recall correctly I used to).

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#3 OFFLINE   MadMac

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 07:42 PM

Had the same problem here (Droid Eris). Shutting the phone down and restarting it cured it.

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 07:50 PM

Updated on my LG Ally. Seems to work fine. Much like the STBs, the Channels I Get setting is about 80% right.

Since you can't record any of the Sonic Tap channels, I don't quite see the point of having them in the scheduler.
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Posted 24 November 2010 - 08:10 PM

Updated on my LG Ally. Seems to work fine. Much like the STBs, the Channels I Get setting is about 80% right.

Since you can't record any of the Sonic Tap channels, I don't quite see the point of having them in the scheduler.


OK, I finally found it. As luck would have it, when I searched for 'Directv Scheduler' I got the Sunday Ticket app. A much simpler search found it. It seems to work ok on my Droid 2.

#6 OFFLINE   Alan Gordon

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 08:15 PM

Downloaded it earlier today... :)

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 08:18 PM

Updated fine on my Droid X and is working fine so far.

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 08:19 PM

Works fine on my Droid so far. :)

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 09:49 PM

Works just fine on my Motorola Droid as well. :)

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Posted 24 November 2010 - 09:59 PM

Working good on the Droid. I've had good luck with the old version also.

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#11 OFFLINE   Doug Brott

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 12:00 AM

There should be an iPhone version in the next week or so ...
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Posted 25 November 2010 - 12:58 AM

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Got the message of update. Did update and it worked fine looks good .

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 01:07 AM

Nice little app. Whenever I use it I feel always marvel at how far TV has come in the past 20 years.

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 01:07 AM

There should be an iPhone version in the next week or so ...


Any idea how it will be different from the current version? If all it still does is allow you to remotely schedule, it won't be much of an enhancement. I'm hoping they'll add the ability to manipulate your DVR list and to-do list. That would bring it more in line with the Dish capabilities.

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 02:04 AM

Posted this yesterday at 1:48 am: http://www.dbstalk.c...425&postcount=6
Posted this comment in Market: " In Browse by Channel the type in the top tabs are unreadable, cutoff at the top....Nexus1."
Also posted this issue in the Scheduler forum: http://forums.direct...ue=last_30_days

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 06:44 AM

Whoa, it is sweet looking, nice update!
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Posted 25 November 2010 - 07:22 AM

Mine just keeps spinning around trying to load but never does. Any suggestions?
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#18 OFFLINE   BubblePuppy

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 07:35 AM

Mine just keeps spinning around trying to load but never does. Any suggestions?


Try this, in your phone go to settings, applications, click on the app and then clear data. Then try the app again.

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 08:00 AM

Looks like it works pretty good on my Samsung Captivate. Nice looking app.

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Posted 25 November 2010 - 10:04 AM

Ya it seems a little faster loading but who knows. Looks like they just tweaked the graphics and maybe something "under the hood" that we don't know about. All in all it worked for me to set a recording for the downstairs DVR of "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving" tonight.
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