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Guest Message by DevFuse


Forced to watch commercials

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Posted 07 November 2012 - 11:09 AM

I do not get my Local Channels from DTV as they are not available in my area. I utilize an AM-21 for my OTA channels.

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#27 OFFLINE   Bstacey


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Posted 14 November 2012 - 06:34 PM

This isn't exclusive to directv. I have the same thing on Comcast. Some ondemand networks (abc for sure) prevent fast forwarding commercials.

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Posted 14 November 2012 - 07:07 PM

My comments and opinions are my own and not necessarily those of DirecTV.

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