I got directv last week but the installer did not have the connection kit to get on to internet said he would order it and comeback out next week. anyway week later I call he says he has the kit to stop by his shop pick it up its something i can do my self.
I get it its a black box says DECA and small ethernet cable and a power plug. I plug it up connect the ethernet cable to sat box it dos not work. I call back he says he has no idea how to install it and tells me he will get someone to call me .
New guy calls he says i need a splitter and spilt the cox cable thats running to the receiver to the box and the deca i go back to shop get wire and a splitter hook it up still nothing call the guy back he says he will get another installer to call me that puts them in all the time he calls said guy gave me wrong splitter, I need a power block splitter call guy back go get the power block still dont work
call DTV they say they will send out another tech in 3 weeks.. i keep searching found a little info so now i hook a cox cable to the extra port on my swim switch outside my house to the Deca and plug the deca up to my router run network test and Bingo i have internet service
But when i go to Tv apps it says error 301... I have a HR24 and two H24 I have a att 2wire modem I set the HR24 to Dmz mode to allow all traffice but still get error 301 ( called att about port fowarding they connect me to network team want 199.00 to walk me thru ) anyway weird thing is my DVR and H24 in master bedroom get error 301 the H24 in kids room pull up the apps.
Was on phone with DTv for 2 hours still could not get it fixed the dvr downloads movies the apps just dont work
NOTE After resetting the modem and the receivers the two bedroom receivers the h24's are both getting the apps the DRV the HR24 is still getting 301 please help
Edited by wizzap, 18 June 2011 - 11:04 AM.