Recent content by hoophead

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    Odd 4k channel 540 issue.

    Actually I did see there was an Iowa game on but still could not get excited about the quality of 4K on that channel. Disappointed!
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    Odd 4k channel 540 issue.

    Hmm, bought Samsung UN55NU8000 in May, 2018. It still shows in the listing but never could get excited about what would be scheduled on that channel. So, any ideas when/if DISH has any plans to return to 4K?
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    Purchased Samsung TV UN55nu8000 and Dish shows no remote code for it.

    Remote code for Samsung un55nu8000 model? Thanx in advance
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    dishanywhere problem

    Have not been able to watch live programming from the grid in anticipation of our upcoming vacation. Thought I would check here first if anyone else has had this problem.
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    Joey won't release tuner after use.

    For example, using the joey down in the exercise room and when completed turn off said TV. Later, in the living room where the hopper resides, I want to view a channel and it tells me all tuners in use. Upon investigating it shows me the joey did not release that channel from the exercise room...
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    Hearst Television Inc. blacks out DISH customers in 26 markets

    Milwaukee's ABC is affected, but we have an outdoor antennae facing Madison, for variety's sake, and just transferred recordings for one channel to the other. "AlaJoe said: ? What receiver do you have They told me the OTA dongles for the hopper were sold out and to look on Ebay or amazon" When...
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    Upstairs hopper does not like playing recordings from downstairs hopper

    We are, usually (but not every time) able to go after and find any programs on 'hopper1' but 'hopper2' might play it for a few minutes and them stops and 'hopper1' then usually just reboots. We have had a CSR eventually tells us we probly need to replace 'hopper1'. We have many movies saved...
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    FIRST LOOK - Hopper OTA Module

    I am not finding this ota-tuner. coulld you send me the complete address for purchase?
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    VIP722 recording problem

    On occasions when i set up a recording it shows in the timers list but not in the 'schedule' list. When that happens the recording does not, well, record. I check to see if something of higher priority is ahead of this program but is notl Any reasons for this and/or how to resolve this once and...
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    Would like to professionally increase antenna reception

    Fox=73 app., CBS=66. Fairly solid; tonight it was CBS=71 and FOX=72
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    Would like to professionally increase antenna reception Being a virgin at tvfool, is this what you were inquiring about?
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    Would like to professionally increase antenna reception

    Looking for experience, even on the side, for Madison channel reception problem. Have Winegard HD9095P with no preamp/filter. UHF Yagi roof mount. R66 cable - no spllitters. App 5yrs old. All Madison channels app. 42mi away from Watertown house. Receive excellent reception on their NBC, PBS...
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    Took way too long to receive next DVD

    Sent last back on a Monday the 12th of November and received next the day after Thanksgiving. Emailed my concern with no response. Never took that long even with the Sandy situation. And, no, the next was not 'short wait'
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    XM Subscriptions

    Cannot find a free trial for my 2008 used car with a SAT button. Looking for a three month trial so it wont run out during an extended vac coming up this winter.
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    Picking up Madison,WI channels from afar

    Brian - fast forward. Thank you for helping me out again :popcorn