Dish Question Regarding Remote Recievers

Discussion in 'DISH™ High Definition Discussion' started by PJens25, Jul 17, 2019 at 12:29 AM.

  1. PJens25

    PJens25 New Member

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    Hi. I'm currently with Direct, thinking of moving to Dish. Tired of Direct removing channels we watch, and no PAC 12, etc.
    Question is, after I have my home service, can I buy a portable HD Dish, couple HD Wally's activated through Dish, and get satellite TV remotely? I do this today with Direct. Doesn't cost anymore monthly except for the monthly box charge ($7). Thanks.
     
  2. James Long

    James Long Ready for Uplink! Staff Member Super Moderator DBSTalk Club

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    Both DISH and DIRECTV require all of the receivers to be installed in the same household. DISH does allow for "tailgating" ... using a portable dish and a receiver on a temporary basis. There are limits as to how the account can be configured based on what equipment you have at home.
     
  3. PJens25

    PJens25 New Member

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    Yes, the receivers I use remotely are installed in my home service. They are assigned to my garage and work shop. I also use them there as needed. I simply just take them with me when I to use them remotely on a portable dish.

    Can I do this with Dish Network?
     
  4. RBA

    RBA Well-Known Member

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    Depending on equipment you buy it should be possible.
     

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