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Posted 05 July 2002 - 08:04 PM
My set up is:
DP34-500 w/3 inputs
Port 1: DP Twin-2 - 110
Port 2: DP Twin-1 - 119
Port 3: DP Single - 61.5
Posted 05 July 2002 - 08:18 PM
Most 501 owners are still at P154, and don't have local channel mapping. Again, a few lucky users have P155 and local channel mapping. A forthcoming update for the 501 will also give Dish home, and finally activate the Dish home button.
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Posted 06 July 2002 - 06:59 AM
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Posted 10 July 2002 - 11:10 AM
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Posted 10 July 2002 - 01:28 PM
Originally posted by MikeW
I prefer no Dish Home & allocate the memory to the guide. I didn't purchase a satellite to play games or check the weather. I have the internet for that info. I am so tired of "Info not available".
i hear you there...
Dish Home is definatly not for everyone...
I tried it - played it with it - and out it went for now (110 got hooked up to 4000 instead )
Would be nice if there was an easy/simple way to downgrade for people who would rather want to go back to No Dish Home software versions as they were before the software upgrade...
Or even better - let this be a suggestion - if some1 has any "pull"
around here - to have somewhere on Menu Options, Option to shut OFF Dish Home (for a while anyhow - if wanted), then someone can choose it back ON in a future too if wanted/needed
Posted 10 July 2002 - 01:36 PM
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Posted 10 July 2002 - 02:47 PM
Originally posted by Mark Lamutt
I'm still at p154 on my 501 as well. Charlie did say that the updates would be all rolled out by the end of July, so it's coming. I'd just as soon not get it, considering the absolute mess dish home made of my previously stable 4900 receiver, but it is coming.
I received Monday the 90-day compliance report from Dish Network. They did the most popular receivers first (4900, 301s), and should have the 501s by the end of July.
I will be posting an excert from that report later on tonight. I have been working late at work.
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Posted 11 July 2002 - 06:33 AM
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Posted 11 July 2002 - 08:19 AM
Originally posted by spartanrob
Still looking for an answer to my original question: Why don't I get Dish Home? My 301's have the latest software 170 (I get my locals on their real numbers) but when I tune to 100 it goes directly to 101?
Is there a Dish Home button on your remote? Have you tried it instead of manually punching in 100?
Posted 11 July 2002 - 10:20 AM
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Posted 11 July 2002 - 12:01 PM
OK, she came back and said the 301's don't have Dish Home yet and could not give me a timeframe. Only the 3900 and 4900's have it.
Posted 11 July 2002 - 01:41 PM
Posted 11 July 2002 - 02:19 PM
i thought i heard on Charlie Chat them mention that 301s
and 501s will be completed this summer..
So maybe 301s were not yet done, or maybe not all of them anyhow