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Help needed with HR10-250
Posted 25 January 2006 - 09:12 AM
Posted 25 January 2006 - 09:31 AM
Or, you could install a second dish and run two lines to your dvr from that.
Posted 25 January 2006 - 10:13 AM
Stacking technology (at least the relative cheap ones... $300 for the set) are only for the 101 sat, thus that would block out MOST of the DirecTV HD content.
See... www.tivocommunity.com for a forum dedicated to the HR10-250 (well pretty much dedicateD)
DIRECTV employee since April 2008.
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Posted 25 January 2006 - 09:00 PM
Posted 25 January 2006 - 10:34 PM
I just installed a HR10-250. I want to use the dual tuner function but I only have 1 satellite feed on that side of the house. I have tried a RF splitter, that didn't work. I called DirecTv and they told me to get a digital splitter from Best Buy. I tried that but it passed no signals thru to the 250, at least I got some signal with the cheapie splitter. Running a second feed from my 4X8 switch in the basement in not an option on this side of the house(Slab floor, Cathedral ceiling, etc.) I would appreciate any help
If you have two sat feeds going to your switch you can use a diplexer. A diplexer will carry to feeds through one line, then use another diplexer at the DVR end to split into two. It works, I am doing it. It must be a diplexer not a splitter.
Posted 25 January 2006 - 10:39 PM