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    Dish getting tight - no resolution offer from ceo@echostar.com

    Guess the way to go now days is to have the house wired for cable, after their special is over, get Dish and leave the dishes up when going to Direct when their special is over and leave Directs dishes up when their special's over and keep rotating services. Things are getting tough though...
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    Will keep it in mind in case the financial situation improves. A little expensive but worth it with the guide. Water under the bridge now since we're used to the Magnavox DVR which acts like a vcr having to use time/channel programing.
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    I wonder. Also could have used a TR50 here but were not available when I was looking so bought Magnavox DVR from Walmart, wife can't live without DVR since we had the 522.
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    Thanks, I've since installed another DTV converter box and wife will have to be happy with that. Just wanted to vent my frustration with the products.
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    We use Dish locals (now free) up north do not have an antenna there. We do want to see the local news and sports from up north. We use DTV box down south for locals and remote view the DVR from up north. I really want to avoid any commitments and don't want to be tied in if we should...
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    Yes, but we cann't quite afford HDTV right now.
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    Oops, I should have said watch local news and sports from back home. We cann't quite afford HDTV yet anyway. I see your a Forbidden Planet fan too.
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    Failed again so re-enabled NAT filtering and tried port triggering had trouble figuring port but found service PID and used that but it failed after a short while. Guess I'll give up, I think I have a lemon. The wife is happy with the Hava for now.
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    I thought of moving the receiver back and forth but sometimes we like to watch the local news and sports.
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    TR-40 Requires power recycling.

    Being retired and on a tight budget we were using a Slingbox Solo to view our Dish 522 back home and a TR-40 for locals at our snowbird mobile home in a senior park in FL. Seems I got a lemon Slinbox which failed a little after the warrantee expired so I replaced it with a Moonson Hava now I...
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    Failed again, re-enabled SPI Firewall and now trying with NAT filtering dissabled.
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    Oops, Hung again this morning after about 45 min., now trying with router SPI firewall disabled.
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    Was also having problems with our voip phone (NetTalk) and was reading on thier forum where someone had to go back to the origional firmware on their Netgear WNR 1000 to get that to work so I went back to the origional firmware and the voip works fine so started up the Slingbox and it's been...
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    Using version 2.0.4.521 will check it out but it was happening before the recent upgrade.
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    I did have a problem with my router here at our snowbird location and upgraded to a Netgear WNR1000 yesterday. Wanted to test it out this morning but the SlingPlayer wouldn't connect. Heard roomers they were moving their servers to Denver so gave up trying to connect then this afternoon I was...
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    From my origional post; "Thinking the Slingbox problem was a buffering problem tried running with buffering off but that didn't help. Changed capacitors still the same problem. It seems to occur after half hour of viewing, remote only, but sometimes sooner."
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    Oops, Hung the last 2 times I tested it so I guess I'll have to wait till we get back from snowbirding to try something else.
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    Slingbox Solo Intermittant Hangs

    Having problems with my Slingbox Solo hanging and frustrated with the idea of investing another 25% of the cost just to talk to their customer support after the 1 year warranty I bought the Monsoon Hava Platimum but I did leave the Slingbox hooked up so we'd have both to play with while...
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    Can't add my Slingbox to DishOnline

    Strange they don't elude to that on the web site.
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    Can't add my Slingbox to DishOnline

    Have a 522 dvr and Slingbox Solo. Wondering if anyone else is having this problem?
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