Welcome to DBSTalk
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
501 vs. 301 in heavy rain
Posted 11 July 2002 - 10:09 PM
My 501 did not come back when the 301 did. The 501 switch check showed all ok with normal signals. Support had me turn off and unplug for 30 seconds. Then everything worked ok. Support said that needed rebooting like a computer even though we had no power loss. She said the lost of sat signal could cause the same issues as loss of power.
This is the second storm that I have had this problem with the 501.
Do 501's normally have to be rebooted after storms?
Do 501's normally go out before and come back on after 301's?
||...Ads Help To Support This Site...||
Posted 11 July 2002 - 10:39 PM
Posted 12 July 2002 - 06:45 AM
Posted 12 July 2002 - 07:20 AM
Also last night I had a show I was watching and recording at the same time on pause. When it was time for my next recording to start the PVR was still paused and did not try to record the new show. Has anyone else seen this bug?
Posted 12 July 2002 - 11:31 AM
Posted 12 July 2002 - 11:50 AM
and the other from 119W you could very well
have one come back before the other.
~ 12 Year Anniversary ~
Charter Gold Club Member
DBSTalk Club ~ 21k Club
Top 10 Poster
Posted 12 July 2002 - 04:24 PM
Posted 12 July 2002 - 04:31 PM
Keep America Beautiful, Ban Verizon From Your Home!
Down With Verizon!
Posted 12 July 2002 - 04:49 PM
Originally posted by Steve Mehs
Yes, the 501 does have OpenTV
I thought it did. Thanks for the info.
Posted 13 July 2002 - 07:02 AM
If you ordered it for $99 how did you get them to give it to you for that price? s plain