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Missing Guide Info WTF


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#26 OFFLINE   Lowry666

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Posted 14 September 2012 - 06:46 PM

Can anyone tell me which transponders on which sats have the guide info? I seem to be having the same problem as the original poster, and maybe my dish in need of a tuneup.

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#27 OFFLINE   Diana C

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Posted 14 September 2012 - 06:54 PM

Most people here would not, at least until they had tried to grok the situation with the help of the vast experience represented here. [including several non-subs of DirecTV.]

I, for one, pride myself for solving technical problems without calling the Mfg. or provider unless necessary.


I bet you don't stop to ask for driving directions either. ;) :lol:

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#28 OFFLINE   harsh

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Posted 16 September 2012 - 12:23 PM

Can anyone tell me which transponders on which sats have the guide info?

The transponder information isn't particularly useful as you cannot reasonably peak to a particular transponder.

Which slots have the guide data depends on your LNB configuration. Do you know specifically which LNB setup you have (single, Phase III, Ka/Ku 3, Ka/Ku 5)?

If you have a whole slot (or evens or odds) that are giving you poor CONUS signals, that's where you probably need to be concerned.

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