Jump to content

Welcome to DBSTalk

Sign In 

Create Account
Welcome to DBSTalk. Our community covers all aspects of video delivery solutions including: Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS), Cable Television, and Internet Protocol Television (IPTV). We also have forums to discuss popular television programs, home theater equipment, and internet streaming service providers. Members of our community include experts who can help you solve technical problems, industry professionals, company representatives, and novices who are here to learn.

Like most online communities you must register to view or post in our community. Sign-up is a free and simple process that requires minimal information. Be a part of our community by signing in or creating an account. The Digital Bit Stream starts here!
  • Reply to existing topics or start a discussion of your own
  • Subscribe to topics and forums and get email updates
  • Send private personal messages (PM) to other forum members
  • Customize your profile page and make new friends
Guest Message by DevFuse


Weather Channel to Relaunch Nov 11 with Weather All the Time

  • Please log in to reply
81 replies to this topic

#81 OFFLINE   cypherx


    Hall Of Fame

  • Registered
  • 2,720 posts
  • LocationPA - Berks County
Joined: Aug 27, 2010

Posted 10 December 2013 - 07:59 PM

I finally saw Lot8's yesterday on the weather channel. Looks like the HR24-200 generates SD overlay graphics up until the last slide when they show the new HD format of the west coast animated radar. I'm not sure if non DVR's generate Lot8's or not. I didn't even know DirecTV did this, never saw it before. I thought they showed the national feed like Comcast shows on the HD version of weather channel.

...Ads Help To Support This SIte...

#82 OFFLINE   KyL416


    Hall Of Fame

  • Registered
  • 1,779 posts
  • LocationTobyhanna, PA
Joined: Nov 10, 2005

Posted 10 December 2013 - 08:48 PM

They've been doing it since 2008 in addition to things like a severe weather alert and tone:

At first it was only available on the SD feed, but eventually the HD feed got it too. It's available on every D, R, H and HR series receiver.

Edited by KyL416, 10 December 2013 - 08:55 PM.

spam firewall