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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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Switching from Direct TV to Uverse.

Hello,  I'm hoping you can help me.  This morning I was talking to "John Paul"  Who was explaining  the advantages of switching from Direct TV to Uverse, updating our internet, and giving us 5 dollars off on our Land line.  We agreed to changing, and then we were put on hold.  My husband waited for

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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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DVR Playback Freeze

New installation with a HR24-100 HDDVR and a HR25-100 HD receiver. I cannot get playback on the HR25. The picture and audio play for 1 second, freeze for 3 seconds and this pattern then repeats. All other functions appear normal on both units. Your thoughts/ Cheers, John S

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Monterey-Salinas, CASD238 John StreetSalinas, CA 93901This is listed as the Local Receiver Facility. This is where DirecTV gets it's signal. Who manages this facility and how do I contact them to fix this problem? Send them a letter?

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Santa Cruz ABC Black Screen/Freeze Frame

Freeze frame and intermittent signal for ABC in Northern CA for about 3 weeks now.  Picture clear for 1-2 minutes and then freeze frame/black screen for 5 seconds. Repeats every 1-2 minutes.   No sign of repair per 2 phone calls to Technical support???

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Thank you all for your replies to my question. I see that they do broadcast in 1080 but in i - not p. We have now decided to get a 1080p so we will be ready for all that comes along including Blu -ray. Thanks again. John

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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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Need help with billing

I signed up for service on 9/6 and installation on 9/21.  This was after I received many "win back" letters via usps and the one with code WBK11 was the offer that won me back.  I signed up for Choice package but I found out after installation on 9/21 that the agent signed me up for Select package.

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Concerning an item under My Account

Hello,My name is John Eline. I'm a Subscriber with DirectV. Under My Account/Pay Bills there is a CheckingAccount listed ending in 2123. I no longer have this account number. I would like to make a change to myChecking Account ending in 4000.How do I go about doing this?Thanks for your time and help

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Thanks shannon.. but not really a solution given the fact that you lose services and functionality.. Will stick with my assertion that hopefully the FCC will find it illegal and as John Oliver says, "Sorry Big Daddy ATT.. what you are doing is just p

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News Mix channel change stuck

Stuck on CNN.. will not highlight blue indicating it is working. Multiple resets to no avail. Side note: the screen saver is probably illegal and at least evil.

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Okay I had the same problem as you did today and I have an Airport Extreme as well. dcd is correct you can not have punctuation on the network name or password. Airport Extreme automatically names the network John's Network, so you have to change the

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DCCK and WPA passwords

I installed a new DirecTV Cinema Connection Kit today on my HR21 with whole house networking.  I then spent three hours of frustration trying to get it to work, followed by another 90 minutes with a DirecTV technician on the phone.  He was very helpful, and we did narrow things down a bit, but in th

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Wife got a call from man, John Anthony about satilite repositiong, was told recieveer need to be updated. then asked for $ 175. receiver did not need to be reset. sounded like scam. lucky she had not sent check. address was TV box,1950 w. Corporate

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received a call about my Direct TV Satellite positioning.

Yesterday, I received a call from a local number, claiming to be a rep from Direct TV.  Caller knew that I had Direct TV through my AT&T account, and claimed to be calling to inform that the satellite linked to my receiver was going to be repositioned.  I suspect this was a phishing call, because th

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Hi greywolf;This is exactly the same problem that I have and I mean to the tee !!!Right out of the blue this problem started one day last week. It'sdriving me crazy. Can anyone tell us where to buy the LNB for 101 Even Transponders?Thanks John

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Lost even transponders overnight

Tuesday night we lost many channels. Running the tests on our HR20 and our old RCA receiver (DRD430RG) it appears we are missing many even-numbered transponders on sat 101. For these tests I connected the units directly to the LNB (no switch boxes). Any suggestions on how to fix it?Test 1: HR20 700

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directtv reciever blue light

hi,on my reciever, when i record a timer program, the blue light goes on [ on the reciever] but when the program is over, the light stays on and i have to manually turn it off.why doesn't it go off automatically, like it went on ??thanks, john

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Yamaha Receiver Code?

Hi,I just had Directv installed and I cannot find a code that will work with my audio receiver. I have a Yamaha AV Receiver: RXV1400I have the white remote that came with my Directv HD box.Thanks in advance for anyone's help.-- John

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Captions Help Please

I just bought my new Samsung TV - HL-S6187W and hooked it upto my HR10-250 via HDMI and my captions are gone. I triedcomponent inputs but no luck. Can anyone help please?I am supposed to have the HR20 installed next week. Arecaptions working with this unit?Thanks - John

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Upgrading to 80hr Samsung TiVo

Just purchased a 80hr Samsung Direct TV TiVo off ebay. My question is regarding the latest TiVo software.....will the receiver, once I am done hooking it up, automatically update the TiVo software to the latest version?? Or, is there something I need to do to "push" the update??Thanks....Regards, Jo

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Incopatibility of 4K signal with surround sound 4K compatible receiver

Recently upgraded DirecTV receivers for 4K programming. Once installed, 4K signal plays only directly via 4K TV. When 4K compatible surround sound receiver is installed, this eliminates 4K TV. We uninstalled with great help from DirecTV. This was six months or so ago. Has this problem been solved ye

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I’m trying to cancel Direct TV

I’ve been trying to cancel my brother, John’s direct TV account since the beginning of January. I even returned the equipment via FedEx.John DIED on Dec 31st and I’ve spent over 2 hrs on the phone with different customer service reps trying to cancel service. Did John just get billed for another mon

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internal temp

My unit was running about 127deg on average, not enclosed, I had a comp cooling fan so I set it on top of dvr, exhaust side up, the temp went down to 77deg. I don't think you can run these units too cool, I may be mistaken, any thoughts from the more knowledgeable crowd? Thanks, John

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Complaint

Does anyone know if Direct TV is regulated. I need to make a formal complaint. I found some email addresses to a John Murphy, Bruce Churchill, Patrick Doyle and Ellen Filipiak who are showing Executives and I sent them an email but it may not reach them and I have had the worst experience with Direc

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