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Losing local channels on SD Receiver


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#1 OFFLINE   static2229

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:21 AM

I have recently noticed that the local channels on my SD receiver had vanished from the guide. I have an SD Tivo unit with a 5-LNB dish. Is there something I can change in the settings to get these back or is the only option to upgrade to a new HD receiver?

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#2 OFFLINE   jimmie57

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 10:15 AM

I have recently noticed that the local channels on my SD receiver had vanished from the guide. I have an SD Tivo unit with a 5-LNB dish. Is there something I can change in the settings to get these back or is the only option to upgrade to a new HD receiver?


Which Software version do you have ?
From what I read over here : http://forums.direct...rtalPageId=1002
it needs to be 6.4.

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#3 OFFLINE   litzdog911

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Posted 25 November 2012 - 02:35 PM

Also, where are you located? If your local stations are beamed from the 119ºW satellite, be sure that your Tivo is configured for the "Phase III 3-LNB Dish" under the satellite setup.
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