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Guest Message by DevFuse


Transform DishNetwork to FTA.

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#1 OFFLINE   Miguel Piff

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Posted 18 July 2005 - 10:26 AM


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#2 OFFLINE   Darkman


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Posted 18 July 2005 - 10:37 AM

would not this be.. more or less along the lines of hacking technics or simular?

if so, this forum is a NO HACK Talk forum.. and these sorts of discussion are not allowed here...

I suggest you go and search for these types of answer(s) elsewhere...

Otherwise.. Welcome to DBSTalk .. and if follow it's rules - Enjoy your stay ;)

#3 OFFLINE   Pepper



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Posted 18 July 2005 - 10:44 AM

I would not be opposed to learning this type of stuff, however I can see that any method of legally doing what he's talking about could be easily modified for illegal purposes.

I personally have an old DVR 522 unit that Dish would never activate due to outstanding balances, I would LOVE to convert it to FTA so I could record that (legal free to air) stuff.

Even if there is a legit purpose to this thread it belongs in the FTA area not Dish Network.
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#4 OFFLINE   Darkman


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Posted 18 July 2005 - 11:03 AM

Ti (Ta) .. hehe :)

(the first post)

#5 OFFLINE   Stalky14



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Posted 18 July 2005 - 12:07 PM

But it would be neat if we lived in a world where you could just buy a standard DVB-FTA settop box with a card slot and subscribe to the service you want and they send you their card. This locked-into-one-hardware-vendor thing is BS, to say nothing of having to get a different box for every service you subscribe to.

It's not like this in Europe, is it not? (But then it seems they get a whole bunch of channels FTA , the equivalents of which are locked down tight here.)

Isn't this what CableCard is supposed to fix on the Cable side of things? Does anyone think it will be successful?

#6 OFFLINE   Neil Derryberry

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Posted 18 July 2005 - 12:20 PM

We're not even going to get close to hack talk here... so, thread closed. I invite you to visit the fta forum here if you want to discuss fta.
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