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Additional Directv Everywhere channels launching tomorrow


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#21 OFFLINE   cypherx

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 09:58 AM

Thanks, I've been looking forward to DIY, one of my favorites!

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#22 OFFLINE   tonyd79

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 10:04 AM

You sure about that? I thought it had to be supported by your TV service provider, and DirecTV didn't support it yet. At least that is how it works with the WatchESPN website. If you tell them you have DirecTV it says "DIRECTV currently does not offer WatchESPN. Fill out the fields below to tell them you want access."


Maybe you are right. I thought I saw them advertise it as anyone.
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#23 OFFLINE   tonyd79

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 10:19 AM

Is this working on iPhone, too? It tries to find my receiver.
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Posted 05 October 2012 - 12:24 PM

Are these networks viewed through that particular channel's website/app? Or like D* can you watch it via the TV provider app/website?


Disney, Disney Junior & Disney XD: http://watchdisneychannels.com/

Pac-12 Networks: http://xfinitytv.com...specials/Pac-12

BTN: http://xfinitytv.com...rk/big10network

CNN/HLN - Under Live TV tab: http://www.cnn.com/video (D* also has this)

WatchESPN (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNU, ESPN Goal Line/Buzzer Beater): http://espn.go.com/watchespn/index

All the live networks are also combined together on http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/
Under the "Watch Live Now on XFINITY TV" section

Most of these you can also watch live via iPhone/iPad/Android Apps

Edited by Joe Spears, 25 October 2012 - 08:37 PM.


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Posted 05 October 2012 - 03:23 PM

Can these added channels be viewed online on a pc? Or are they available only on iPad right now? Thanks.

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 03:44 PM

in canada bell has27 channels that can be streamed on a smartphone.

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 03:46 PM

Is this working on iPhone, too? It tries to find my receiver.


Tried on my iPod Touch - also tries to find my receiver. Digging through the support entries to "What do I need to watch movies and shows instantly on my laptop, tablet, or phone?" it says under Cell Phones:

"Coming soon to iPhone, iPod Touch running iOS 4.2+ and later (iOS5 us recommended for best results)."

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 03:54 PM

Can these added channels be viewed online on a pc? Or are they available only on iPad right now? Thanks.


You can access the file system on a PC. I don't think streaming is allowed unless it is a controlled ecosystem. Hence unjailbroken iPhones / iPads.

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#29 OFFLINE   lucky13

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 04:01 PM

Where can I find the list of channels I can steam on the iPad away from home?

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 05:56 PM

Is this working on iPhone, too? It tries to find my receiver.


Sony Movie Channel is working.

To get the channels select watch on iPhone then networks. Tap icon of the network to view their programs.

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 06:05 PM

DIYHD Live is showing the wrong channel. The feed on my iPhone is showing CNN.

Update: Now DIYHD is showing the correct program.

Edited by Blurayfan, 05 October 2012 - 07:02 PM.

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 09:08 PM

Ya gotta love it..
I use it more than I thought I would be using it..

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Posted 05 October 2012 - 09:31 PM

You have to add the channels in your app and make them visible.

Click on the live TV streaming icon (looks like a pencil). That will pull up a list of channels that are streamable....go to the bottom and make sure to add the channels that were just launched.


I'm using an HTC Inspire. I must be missing something. I don't see an icon that looks like a pencil. The only subscribed networks available are Audience and SMC.

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Posted 06 October 2012 - 09:34 AM

Is there any other company that can stream live TV content outside the home (other than a Slingbox)? Or is D* the only one for now?


I guess it uses the Sling technology, but I can stream any channel live that I get via satelitte or OTA via my Dish 722K with Sling adapter.
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Posted 06 October 2012 - 11:03 AM

2 channels will launch in home

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DIY

4 channels will launch out of home

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AXS TV (Formerly HD NET)
Shorts
Sony Movie Channel


I don''t see these new channels as being available on my Android phone.....anything "special" I need to be doing. I currently see Audience, Cinemax, Encore, HBO, Sony, and Starz.

The DirecTV Everywhere thing works great on my droid phone, sure wish it would on my tablet.

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Posted 06 October 2012 - 08:08 PM

Where can I find the list of channels I can steam on the iPad away from home?


What channels are currently available for live streaming outside your home network? I only see the Audience Network.

Edited by Birdieman30, 06 October 2012 - 09:12 PM.

DirecTv, you keep using this word "Everywhere."
I do not think it means what you think it means.

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Posted 06 October 2012 - 11:54 PM

I guess it uses the Sling technology, but I can stream any channel live that I get via satelitte or OTA via my Dish 722K with Sling adapter.


This is completely different, its streaming from the Internet, so you are not using or tying up your DVR at home, and you don't have to rely on a good upload speed on your home network, which if you are like me, don't shave a very good one...

Te down side is you don't get every channel outside your home with DirecTV, at least not yet.

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Posted 07 October 2012 - 05:37 AM

The Android phone app has not yet been updated.

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Posted 07 October 2012 - 10:12 AM

These new channels only work on my ipad 3 (to watch live away from my home ) not on mac,pc and Android tablet on these channels I only have the option to record
I forgot does not work on iphone 4 or 5 also

tech support was total waste of time

Can these added channels be viewed online on a pc? Or are they available only on iPad right now? Thanks.


Edited by dbstv, 07 October 2012 - 10:29 AM.


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Posted 07 October 2012 - 01:41 PM

These new channels only work on my ipad 3 (to watch live away from my home ) not on mac,pc and Android tablet on these channels I only have the option to record
I forgot does not work on iphone 4 or 5 also

tech support was total waste of time


Did you add the channels to your live streaming channel lists?

If so, I guess it's a process to get everything to work on all devices, I am sure if it works on one, it will eventually work on all.




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