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    NBC-HD: XXVIII Summer Olympics : Opening Ceremonies 9pm EST

    Sony commercial - memorized... Hey guys! What are you doing? Watching the game. In High Def? Yes Can we watch with you? I don't know... We brought chips ... And salsa... OK! I hate Sony!
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    NBC-HD: XXVIII Summer Olympics : Opening Ceremonies 9pm EST

    Not sure I'm not sure - I'm between the hills and don't get any OTA channels.
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    NBC-HD: XXVIII Summer Olympics : Opening Ceremonies 9pm EST

    321 in SF Bay Area I'm watching 321 in SF Bay Area and it looks great!
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    NBC-HD: XXVIII Summer Olympics : Opening Ceremonies 9pm EST

    I guess it was a Greece commercial... Picture quality is outstanding! I only get 321, but it is enough. Thank you VOOM and NBC!
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    NBC-HD: XXVIII Summer Olympics : Opening Ceremonies 9pm EST

    Some new commercial... The NBC commercial! Cool!
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    NBC-HD: XXVIII Summer Olympics : Opening Ceremonies 9pm EST

    It looks like I can see 321 NBC HD Few days ago I called VOOM and asked representative if I will be receiving Olympic HD feed on 321. She said that I will not be receiving this channel because I can get OTA NBC HD coverage. I explained to her that I'm not getting a single OTA channel because...
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    San Francisco - East Bay Hills OTA HD Reception

    You don't have East Bay Hills between you and Sutro tower. I'm right next to Mt. Diablo on the North side ( Concord, near corner of Ygnacio Valley Road and Clayton road). I don't think it is possible to get anything from here.
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    San Francisco - East Bay Hills OTA HD Reception

    What is your approximate geographical location?
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    San Francisco - East Bay Hills OTA HD Reception

    I got 0 local channels I got supposetly better antenna, but still not a single local channel from SF, installer called Voom, they re-mapped me to SAC locals and he repositioned the antenna - same result - 0 locals from Sacramento. I basically gave up on getting locals. My only option is to...
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    TNT-HD being narrated?

    I just spoke with VOOM CSR, they are aware of the audio problem and working on resolving it. He advised me to switch to regular TNT (506) until problem is resolved.
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    Adjusting your HD picture quality

    I see it on all channels and only on DVI input, so I think is got to do with DVI cable. I wonder if anyone knows about difference between Dual-link and Single-link DVI cables, can I use either one with VOOM?
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    Adjusting your HD picture quality

    I don't get any OTA channels yet, hopefully SquareShooter will fix it this Friday. My DVI cable is about 2.5 meters - standard VOOM cable that came with the box. I ordered a new DVI cable from eBay store that someone recommended here as being better than Monster it should arrive within next 3-4...
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    Adjusting your HD picture quality

    I have a silly question: When I view dark shots on any HD channels I see barely visible 'snow', if the shot is darker then 'snow' becomes more visible and annoying. Any ideas on how to get rid of this?
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    Local channels from satellite?

    By the way - VOOM and Installs Inc. approved me for SquareShooter and they will install it next Friday at their expense. I will let you know if it improves OTA reception. I was almost ready to pay for Squareshooter and it's install out of my own packet... :)
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    Adjusting your HD picture quality

    Thank you for all replies, I was able to improve picture with manual convergence . Auto convergence did not help much, as right side of the screen was sharper then the left side regardless of the connection ( DVI or Component). I wonder if plasma HD screens have this type of problems, or they...
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    Adjusting your HD picture quality

    I'm trying to improve quality of my HD picture. I got 56' JVC AV-56WP74 Projection set and using DVI connection. It seems to me that my HD channels are not as good as when I had HD channels from cable. It looks like colors are slightly separated. It is more visible when there are small...
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    Local channels from satellite?

    Prelimenary results of the pool I see that over 60 people voted in this pool so far and main surprise for me from these preliminary results is the fact that over half of VOOM subscribers apparently not happy with their OTA reception. Hope someone from VOOM reads this forum.
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    Local channels from satellite?

    I'm familiar with that legislation, but it only applies to the areas that are exclusively used by resident, such us patio or balcony. Roof is property of HO assotiation and this FCC regulitions unfortunately does not apply here.
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    Local channels from satellite?

    When I was on the phone with VOOM CSR yeasterday he told me that they get many requests to carry local channels on satellite. He said that company is aware of that , but did not speculate any further on what they might decide.
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    Local channels from satellite?

    The only thing that is free in this world is Swiss cheese in the mousetrap. :)
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