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No signal on some transponders; weak signal on others


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#1 OFFLINE   dberez

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Posted 05 September 2002 - 08:49 PM

Just got my older DirectTV receiver (HUGHES Model HIRD-D1) and Dish working for the very first time.

I do not have a signal on transponders 12, 18, 20 and 26.

I have a very weak signal (30) on transponders 4 and 28.

Is this due to spot beams for local channels?

I live in north eastern Oklahoma.

Thanks,
David

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#2 OFFLINE   caps620

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Posted 06 September 2002 - 07:29 AM

Yes those transponders you listed are D* spotbeams.

Here is a good web site to see the D* spotbeams

DirecTv spotbeam map




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