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AM21 not compatible with HR34, according to DTV

Discussion in 'DIRECTV General Discussion' started by wyy183, Oct 22, 2012.

  1. cpalmer2k

    cpalmer2k New Member

    May 24, 2010
    A follow up question to this... I'm about to be a new account owner, and have chosen the HR34 for our living room and Genie C31 clients for the bedroom and office to run off it. I was planning on adding an AM21. Assuming the AM21 identifies the additional locals in its scan will I be able to watch the channels coming in on the AM21 via the Genie clients, or only on the HR34 itself?
  2. dettxw

    dettxw MRVing

    Nov 21, 2007
    Choctaw, OK
    You can either watch an AM21 OTA tuner live on a C31 client or an OTA recording, both work.
    The AM21 provides two OTA tuners to be used in some mix of watching on a C31 or watching/recording on the HR34.
  3. cpalmer2k

    cpalmer2k New Member

    May 24, 2010
    One more follow up question.. can you exclude some channels the AM21 finds on the HR34? For example we get an ETV station with about 5 subchannels that I don't really care to scroll through. Can I have it not display those, or is it an all or nothing deal?
  4. NR4P

    NR4P Dad

    Jan 15, 2007
    Sunny Florida
    Yes you can edit off air channels and prevent the channels/sub channels from displaying in the guide.
  5. Beerstalker

    Beerstalker Hall Of Fame

    Feb 9, 2009
    Peoria, IL
    To add to this I believe you can do it in two seperate places as well. Inside the antenna set-up screen, as well as in your cutom guide if you are using one. I think I make sure to include all of them in the antenna set-up screen, but then only include the ones I really want in my custom guide. That way if I ever do want to check out what is on those channels for some reason I can just switch my guide over to all channels, and they will show up, then I can go back to my custom guide to get rid of them again. This saves me from having to edit the channel list in the antenna set-up section over and over.

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