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Thanks guys, I've unchecked the 480i, and I believe that will do the trick, by the way it is a "Samsung" good call texasbrit.. John

HDMI not supported mode?

I turned on unit and got "not supported mode" message, I am useing HDMI cable I changed cables, put hd dvd player HDMI in its place, and again same message, then switched back to original cable after a few minutes it worked fine, then a little while later it went to same message stated above. I can

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Need ideas to make bucket pole holder of some sort

Landlord at my apartment complex said she doesn't want the satellite to hang off the side i was wondering if anyone had any idea what size pole or specification i need to look for my step dad is a carpenter and says he has an idea how to do it we also watched a youtube video but we just cant figure

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Local ABC Affiliate Channel 23 (WATM) Johnstown PA

Is anyone else out there having the problems we have with the local channel 23 (ABC) here?  It is constantly blacking out for seconds at a time along with the audio.  It is the only channel we have this problem with.  It is always worse in the morning, no matter what the weather.  It is sunny today

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RETURNED EQUIPMENT FOR MARY JANE JOHNSON

Hi, I returned the equipment in time at the Dacula GA UPS. Now the Direct TV folks filed on my wife credit that she did not return the equipment. How could you correct this error? The equipment was shipped by UPS who said once we gave them that they will handle as soon as possible. How could this ha

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Well, you ain't seen a tractor till you seen a big John Deere in 1080i. Golly, I got the shivvers just typing the words. Think they'll have a segment on milkin machines?

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RFD HD Channels...DirecTV to Carry?

The RFD channel is supposed to launch it's HD service on November 1st ( http://www.rfdtv.com/HD.asp ) and I wondered if anyone had heard if DirecTV plans to carry it. Any inside news?

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It doesn't work. CNN link just goes around and around "connecting" and won't go through! I don't want to miss John King, but I guess it's too late, now...!!

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Where is FoxNews?

I was watching Fox News this morning and a 6:00am the programming changed to Fusion and FoxNews is nowhere to be found?  Trying to get technical support on the phone for the last ten minutes.  How does this happen?????

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Ok Ace I tried that the Dolby was off so I will see what happens I will try renting john wick again. Thank you fingers crossed it does sound louder.tom

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Quality of audio on Fox News & Fox Business News Network??

I'd like to know why all of a sudden the audio quality of  Fox News Network & Fox Business is so poor??  Seems like this just started this past week, and it hasn't improved at all.  Not only is the audio quality is poor but the volume is low and sounds "Tinny".  This has only occurred on Fox News &

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code needed

I have just bought a Westinghouse TV. Model # SK26H590D and I can't find a code to program the Direst TV remote. Can you help? Thanks, John Kelly

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I have the same issue but did not notice the HD part but I will I'm sure it's the same issue. Rented john wick2 and could not hear the characters talk.

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Volume problems in HD

Hello all,About a week ago, the voices on nearly all the HD channels began coming in so low that I can barely hear them (there are a few that come in fine). The music, however, continues at full volume. When I change to the same channel in non-HD, the voices come in perfectly fine. I noticed when I

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Older receivers will work with newer dishes. They won't receive any more channels though. Only the receivers John mentioned will get local HD via the dish or the new HD channels.

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question about installing 5LNB dish

I'm expecting to have a 5LNB dish installed on a new house. I'm told it requires a tripod rather than a simple mast. Is that what others have experienced? WInds where I live can get to 70mph in winter storms. I don't want the thing torn from the house.

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Trying to program my RC73 to add my Denon AVR1312 to turn on all three devices at once.

Right now my remote works fine at turning on my DVR HR44-200 and my Vizio tvI just want to add my Denon AVR1312 so all three turn on and off at one push of a button!Thanks, John K.

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SAT 99 & 103

Hi GuysIs it normal to not get any readings from Sat 99 & 103 ?Or do I have to re-align my dish again? The other 3 Sats are finewith hi reception.I'd appreciate any input............. John

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Magnavox 15MF400T/37 Series TV

I am trying to set a code on my DirecTV Hughes remote control HRMC-5 to be able to turn on and off this new tv. No luck at all. Any idea what the code is? Thanks, John Harris

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I called the 800-531-5000. I'm not even confident this John 1043 gave me his real name and number but he is not pleasant or helpful. I'll wait for the supervisor to call me and if not I'll try one more time.

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Canceled service

I contacted DirecTV 2 weeks prior to canceling my service due to moving out of my home. On this call I was advised to take my equipment to a UPS store and just give then my account # and everything would be handled. I explained to the lady on the phone there is no UPS store willing to take them wi

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Need more information, John ....* Brand/model DirecTV Receiver?* Do all of your Receivers have this problem?* Check your signal readings on each transponder and satellite, then post back your results here.

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Picture going out on local channels

My picture has begun going in and out on the local channels but not on the other channels. Must have something to do with the local channel receiver.The connection is pretty rusty on the ground wire. Could it be that simple or is it something more tecnical?Thanks,John

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I’ve read that some folks have called multiple times before they finally were able to cancel the NFL Sunday ticket. How many calls does it take before I have to send a letter to Mr. Randall Stephenson or John Donovan?

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Problem Canceling NFL Sunday Ticket

Called to cancel earlier today and spoke with Alex. After several attempts to sell me additional services, Alex told me that the NFL Sunday ticket on my account had been canceled and that I would be receiving an email confirmation in about 10 minutes.   I asked Alex if the system generated a confirm

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Hopefully John will be reprimanded, maybe even fired for making such a false claim.    By the way, you would need wait at least two years after cancelling to come back to DirecTV and get those sweet new customer deals.

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chat live

You have a terrible "chat live" service. I spent time with "John" and he said I can get free premium channels for life. Considering I've been a loyal customer for years, it's about time I get a great deal like that, especially since I could cancel/re-order or order as a new customer and get a better

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Recording shows from DIRECTV using DVD Recorder, or a VHS tape recorder?

What is the proper procedure,  if I desire to copy from DIRECTV to a DVD or a VHS tape? Thank you for the help.      John from Chesterfield Twp, Michigan.     P.S.  Everything else in regards to DIRECTV works great.

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Price increase

I received a letter about the DTV PRICE INCREASE IN JAN..I don’t mind the price increase.. but fix the problems I’m having first..I’m not gonna pay more per month when I’m still having problems y’all can fix.. please contact me.. thanks John in louisiana

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