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#1 OFFLINE   LazhilUT

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 06:58 PM

Is there a way I can use On Demand to watch previous episodes of shows on ABC, Fox, etc.?

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#2 ONLINE   garys

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 07:05 PM

Are you asking about PTAT or episodes over 8 days ago? Older prime time usually not on DishOnLine. Dish does not use On Demand.

#3 OFFLINE   LazhilUT

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 07:43 PM

Looking for old stuff...episodes no longer on PTAT

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 08:23 PM

You may find some stuff, but not too much from big four.

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 08:57 PM

Best just to use a PC, but I suppose it would be possible with the right DLNA server to stream from abc.com, hulu, etc. to Hopper.

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Posted 11 April 2012 - 09:31 PM

Some shows are there... but it all depends on who produced the series. It is not dependable to find these episodes available On Demand.

I have noticed, however, that some of the networks have started letting you sign up with your Dish email/login and get access to stream shows if you miss them.

My DVR screwed up this Monday, for example, and I can logon to FOX Web site and view episodes that aired on Monday this week instead of waiting until next week when they go live for everyone else... and they usually have several older episodes as well.

ABC and NBC even have iPad apps so I can watch their shows on my mobile device.

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