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POSSiBLE HDTV SETUP

I am considering switching to HD. I have a new HD tv in one room and an older analog set in the basement. Both sets have regular standard Directv receivers. I prefer to continue to use the older TV. If I buy the HD service, have a new HD dish installed and get a new HD receiver for the HD TV, will m

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Symphonic TV inputs

I finally got the cables installed correctly.The service did not do a good job in the setup.Now,I got a problem.The rc-64 controller does shut the TV and the recevier off.Now when I go to inputs,it switches to GAMES.I need to get to the other,av1 av2.The vcr will not record It will play back,but not

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This is, unfortunately, EXACTLY why people resort to pirate sites to watch TV. I pay DirecTV over $145/ month so that they can dismantle the features that made me choose them? This is VERY reminiscent of the DirecTV GenieGO that I purchased and used

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Since last update (March 2019) unable to stream DVR Recordings outside home network

Since the last software update (March 2019) I am unable to stream my DVR recordings when not connected to my HOME network. Doesn't matter what WiFi I'm connected to (away from my home network), the playlist will NOT appear under Watch on Phone > Watch DVR > On DVR. Playlist will ONLY appear (when aw

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Hd dish question

I just ordered HD service and was told that my 3 LNB had to be changed to a 5 LNB dish.Right now, I have one cable, (from the 3 LNB) going to one tv and the other two to my main soon to be HD tv.Will I need to add more cables to get the HD or is it the configuration of the dish that really needs to

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Agreed on all, except one fun comment, Black Magic Woman was written by Peter Green who founded Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac when he left John Mayall's Bluesbreakers.  That actually is the original version and Santana is the cover.  However; obviously

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"Sonic Tap" superior to "Music Choice"

AT&T Directv needs to return to Sonic Tap. Music Choice has few selections and is inferior. AT&T Directv should consider returning to "Sonic Tap" or "Sirius Music" or proceed to carry "Stingray Music.

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Billing not getting combined

For months and months I've tried to get my bill combined.  Almost every month I call trying to get it resolved.  Going on a year now.  John - [edited for privacy – please do not post personal information] was just the most rude and difficult 'manager' I have dealt with.  So unfortunate a company thi

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I have tried to send a pic of my first few bills but it would not allowI still have tried to talk to someone that is not in the Philippines but to no avail all I’m asking it to tell me why my bill went up with the package I have I have all the paymen

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How do you file a complaint against direct tv for unresolved issues regarding my bill

Hello I am very dissatisfied with the service recieved from agents and supervisors with direct TV. The agents and supervisors have given me several different reasons for my having received a Ballon bill in February 2018. They initially told me that I was being charged for equipment that wasnt return

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Thank you for your reply. Can I buy a unit that would allow me to come out of the back of the receiver (RCA plugs) that would convert to coax output so I could hook up my system to the receiver??Thanks; John I believe I would need a RCA/video/audio p

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splitting satellite signal to multiple televisions

I have an internal system in my home that allows me to have connections to all of my televisions in the house. I just had a new HD/DVR recorder/receiver installed. There are two coax cables that come from the satellite dish to back of this receiver. One connection is listed as satellite 1 and the ot

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Slimline Dish Availability

I've been waiting to order the HR20 till this dish is available. Does anyone know when that might be? If it's not going to be available till next year I'll just go ahead and order now. But if it's a month or two I might wait. My current dish is the triple LNB oval one and is on the roof of my sun-ro

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Concerning the DirecTV Satellite Receiver Model HR54-500

Hello,   My name is John ***** and I'm a Subscriber to DirecTV and I'm currently using the DirecTV Satellite Receiver Model HR54-500.   I have some movies saved on the Satellite Receiver's DVR and would like to transfer them to a DVD Recorder/PLayer device. Is it possible to do this?   Thanks for yo

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signal

I am a RVer. So I set my dish every week or two weeks. I have been doing this for 13 years. So I feel I am very good at that. But now I have a HD receiver. I have no problem getting 101. But not 110 nor 119. Their are trees around, but I feel that only if the 3 satellites are far apart. Than that my

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Direct TV reward card

I still haven't received my reward card of $200.00 that I was promised by the salesman at the ATT store at Cape Girardeau, Mo. They told me that I would receive it in 4 to 6 weeks it has been 8 weeks and I still haven't received my reward can you please help me. John Chitwood                2357 Mad

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Discount promised, then rescinded

The $45 12-month discount I was offered April 6, 2019, by John in the loyalty department was rescinded in the Dec. 15 billing. Explanations from billing and loyalty departments Jan. 21 are unacceptable. If an employee promises a discount, why does another declare it invalid? This behavior reeks of d

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@Skiplack wrote: I was contacted about being a loyal customer yesterday and getting free hbo,cinemax for a year I haven't got it why ? Just wondering if it's legit john [edited for privacy-please do not post personal or unique information such as but

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Hbo,cinemax

I was contacted about being a loyal customer yesterday and getting free hbo,cinemax for a year I haven't got it why ? Just wondering if it's legit john [edited for privacy-please do not post personal or unique information such as but not limited to full names, employee ID numbers, email addresses, p

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The bit in the commercial is a reference to the Dramatic Chipmunk internet viral video/meme. According to the Wikipedia article:"The audio used in Dramatic Chipmunk is taken from the score of the 1974 Mel Brooks film Young Frankenstein, which was com

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Can someone tell me what this sound is called?

(Didn't know where to put this so here it goes...) Its an AT&T commercial and I was trying to figure out what this sound is called.I trued using Shazam to ID it but its too short for Shazam to pick up. If you can figure it out that would be fantastic!The sound starts at 0:20 and plays for the remain

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using my VCR

Having a problem with the VCR.I want to use it with the DVR,R15-100and with the direct tv d11-500.The service guy who installed the direct tv did a poor job.I don't think he try anything,he was in a hurry.i do have the cables install between the TV and the VCR.I'm think'n that I have to run a set of

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I have been getting the same run around that all the posts above are describing. I am currently on the phone with a Samsung supervisor "John" who is telling me I need submit the Direct TV account# with 2 zeroes at the beginning (and of course I know

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Samsung S7 and Direct TV Promotion Free 48 Samsung TV, account number is too short?

I have Directv and bought a new Samsung S7 on the Next.  When you fill out the form from Samsung for the offer, it asks for a 9 digit Directv account number.  My account number is only 7 digits.  Please explain...the usual att sends you to directv for answers and directv sends you back to att!

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Repeated Episode Recorded When Record New Episodes Only is Selected

Is there no way to get around this issue when a new show is repeated, and the DVR records it too? This seems to happen a lot with the John Daily Show, among others. Also, why is there no episode number in the description? Dish Network has had that for years for syndicated shows? Is that so difficult

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No broadcats in 1080p??

I have been told by several people and by a Salesman at Best Buy that there are no companies broadcasting in the 1080p format. The Salesman said that it will be a long time before we can receive these broadcasts since the cost to convert by the companies - like Directv, Dish and Cable companies woul

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