Anyone else having an issue with HBO on Demand being not available? It does not show up when I go though the Menu-On Demand-Browse by Channel and when I tune to 1501 I'm told it is not available. This is occurring on multiple DVRs in the house.
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HBO On Demand not Available
Posted 18 August 2013 - 07:14 AM
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Posted 18 August 2013 - 07:58 AM
I get not available as well.
1 Genie HR 44 - 700
3 Mini Genie C41 - 100
1 AM21 OTA Tuner
Posted 18 August 2013 - 08:49 AM
Yup, same. Perhaps is down for "maintenance"
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Posted 18 August 2013 - 11:49 AM
Not Available here as well
HR44-700, HR22-700, HR21-200, SWM16
Posted 18 August 2013 - 01:36 PM
BR: HR21-200, Viso 32LX, DB350 Blu Ray
Dish: Slimline, SWM8
Posted 18 August 2013 - 05:45 PM
Down here for me as well. I sure hope they get it back up soon. I download and watch a lot from HBO On Demand.
Panasonic TH-58PX60U, HDMI to HR44-100, Native, DD, HDMI to Pioneer VSX-1123-k Receiver, Harmony One, Networked with Ethernet Cable, 35/4 Mbps DSL.
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Posted 18 August 2013 - 08:39 PM
Same here says "1501 (HBO) is currently not available". All other On Demand "channels" seem to be working fine.
Posted 18 August 2013 - 10:11 PM
It was working last night. I downloaded the John Adams series last night for my Mother-in-law (actually I am watching it again also...very good). So maybe this is only a short term issue.
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Posted 13 September 2013 - 06:23 PM
Is anyone else still having this problem? I can get all of the On Demand stuff except for 1501.
Posted 13 September 2013 - 06:45 PM
Okay, this is interesting. I have an HR44 connected directly to the internet via a network cable. When I tune to channel 1501 I get this message: 1501 (HBO) is currently unavailable.
When I press menu, and select Search & Browse, then select On Demand. I can search for the show that I was looking for and it downloads without issue.
Posted 21 September 2013 - 11:44 PM
Just curious if anyone has any advice. I am still getting this message: 1501 (HBO) is currently unavailable. It has been like this for almost a month. I have restarted the receiver many times and nothing resolves it.
Posted 23 September 2013 - 04:34 PM
Just checked and downloaded a movie. Other than the menus being slooooowwwwww, it worked okay for me. (1501 Collision Course - gotta love a corny Jay Leno & Pat Morita!)
DirecTV = HR20-700x2, HR20-100x2, R22-100+AM21Nx2, DECA Networked, R15-500x1 (not activated), D12-300x2, Slimeline-5, SWM16, WHDVR, OTA=21, WOW (Knology) Cable = 50Mbps Internet & Phone, Hitachi 65S700 65", Sanyo 50" Plasma x2, Hisense 42" LCD, Scepter 40" LCD, Vizio 26" LCD, Hiteker 32" LCD, Sony 7.1 Receiver, Sony 7.1 Speaker System
Posted 25 September 2013 - 09:43 PM
Working fine for me on a Genie HR44.