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  1. DIRECTV Installation/MDU Discussion
    I don't care for the two tuner or DVR recording features while I'm camping. I just need to be able to hook it up temporarily to a non SWM LNB Slimline dish. Is this possible or does this receiver require a SWM LNB? Thank you
  2. DIRECTV General Discussion
    Hi All, I have a few questions which I've had trouble finding answers for. I don't know much about the specifics of a DIRECTV system's operation, so any links to a decent overview would be nice. Unnecessary Background Information: I have an SDR that can handle the IF output from the DIRECTV...
  3. General Satellite Discussion
    Hi, I have a new dish pointed corectly toward HELLAS2 (39E) but I can't receive ANY channel sent with vertical polarization. Channels with horizontal polarization works perfectly. The signal strength shows 90% for all channels with horizontal polarization but 0 for all those with vertical...
  4. DIRECTV Installation/MDU Discussion
    I currently have a slimline 5LNB and the a SWM16 setup to support 10 tuners.. the LNB is going bad and I need to replace it. I have an HR24-200, HR23-700, HR24-200, HR21-100, HR24-100, HR24-100. All has been working perfectly for the past 7 years. I have been getting a 771 error occasionally on...
  5. DIRECTV General Discussion
    The picture keeps freezing on our Genie HR44-500. Upstairs on my HR24-200, when I reboot, it gives a 775 saying it can't communicate with the SAT. After several attempts, it eventually connects and comes back on, but after a while it goes out again. This has been happening in an increasing...
  6. Hopper System Support Forum
    Hello all I have ordered 2 Hopper 3's from Solidsignal and I am using the Eastern Arc will I get the HD channels there? I have to change the Lnb too to the Hybrid Lnb.72.7- and 61.5-degree orbitals. Richard
  7. General DISH™ Discussion
    I came home to find a total loss of signal situation. 31-12-45 error code. Tried resetting the box a few times. I ran a counter diagnostic but don't know what to look for. Switch test? Can someone tell me what to look for to determine if this is a bad receiver or a bad lnb? Or? I...
  8. DIRECTV Installation/MDU Discussion
    I have a Direct TV 5 LNB SWM and it seems to work fine with all my receivers. I have signal in the upper 90's and have experienced no problems other than this one. Every Morning about sunrise my LNB make a terrible rattling sound. It's a metalic sound and sounds similar to a machine gun firing a...
  9. DIRECTV Installation/MDU Discussion
    I am trying to hook up an additional dish to an outbuilding to avoid burying 200' of coax so I can watch Directv in the shop. My dish on the house is an AU9 Slimline. I need to get another dish for the shop but I'm totally confused as to which one to get. I found a used Slimline locally for $10...
  10. The Movies
    Gregory Peck, Karl Malden, Millard Mitchell 11:30 Central time One of the better old 50's westerns Aging gunslinger, Jimmy Ringo, rides into a strange town where he's immediately recognized. As kids gather at the saloon windows to glimpse the killer and townsfolk gossip about his exploits...
  11. General DISH™ Discussion
    8 changes seen 3/28/11 at 6:46pm ET (v25) Other Changes 295 EPIX1 Epix 1 129° TP 30 HD - x8C: Channel Group Added (3) 295 EPIX1 Epix 1 61.5° TP 31 HD - x8C: Channel Group Added (3) 296 EPIX2 Epix 2 129° TP 32 HD - x8C: Channel Group Added (3) 296 EPIX2 Epix 2 61.5° TP 10 HD - x8C: Channel Group...
  12. General DISH™ Discussion
    Just a heads up. Whenever you update your credit card info with dish online, if you have an outstanding balance, you will be charged the balance at that time. I received a new credit card as mine was expiring at the end of the month. I went and updated the credit card info on my dish acct as i...
  13. DIRECTV General Discussion
    Hey all, I didnt see this posted anywhere else, and its not listed in the HD thread either, but I was looking through the Guide and noticed A&E HD when I was getting ready to watch The Glades tonight. I hadnt noticed the channel was up and working before, was I asleep at the wheel, or is this new??
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