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#1 OFFLINE   music_beans

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Posted 01 May 2005 - 08:29 PM

What did the VOOM channels show when they shut down on April 30th at around 3:00am? (testcards?)
Do you DVR?

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#2 OFFLINE   Nick

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Posted 02 May 2005 - 05:22 AM

I felt a momentary sadness when I woke up early (5-ish) Sunday, turn on my new flat panel tv/mon and saw that the VOOM programming had gone dark. The Moto receiver showed "No Signal" for the channels I checked, but pressing the VOOM button got the 'Sign up with Dish' message, so I called a Dish CSR from bed and had 10 of my VOOM channels back in a matter of minutes.

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#3 OFFLINE   kspeters

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Posted 02 May 2005 - 06:31 AM

So Nick, you must have legacy equipment then?
I've got dishpro and need to do some changing to get the voom channels I think ;-(

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Posted 02 May 2005 - 07:03 AM

yep same here i have the super dish which is a dish pro and the voom dish pointed at 61.5 but when i hook the voom dish up to the 811 all you get is these channels from voom plus a few free ones that dish has on 61.5, but i lose my other programming from the superdish and i dont care for that is there a way to hook up both the voom dish and the superdish to the 811?




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