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Discovery HD out?


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#1 OFFLINE   Love my Dish

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Posted 19 August 2002 - 06:56 PM

Is anyone else having problems with Discovery HD? (Monday, August 19, 8:50 pm EDT) I am getting a blank screen with occasional extreme pixellization. I had this a few day ago also, but thought it was just cloudiness. I really don't want to pay $7.99 for a channel if it is not up all the time.

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Posted 20 August 2002 - 11:42 AM

I had the channel on at the time you mention & did not see any problems. However, I was busy & not monitoring it continuously.

Still, I haven't seen any problems on DiscHD since I got turned on Ch 9420. Incidently, even tho I'm on the "left" coast I'm getting it on 61.5.
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#3 OFFLINE   Love my Dish

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Posted 22 August 2002 - 05:56 PM

I found out that my my new adapter is defective. They are going to replace it.

#4 OFFLINE   Steve Mehs

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Posted 22 August 2002 - 07:58 PM

Reports on AVS say there has been moderate pixelation on Discovery HD on C-band, which then would be passed down to E*, for the couple of days.
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