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  1. jayelem

    Azbox PAL default resolution remote mistake

    I believe this has been covered somewhere on here , but the search option isn't much help tonight. Using remote in the dark and accidentally hit Resolution by mistake which really sucks , not the first time but somehow I blindly restored it in the past now you think I'd learn by now to be...
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    The Fourth Kind

    Saw the 12:01 Friday showing ,eventhough I saw the trailer I didn't know what to expect, Milla Jovovich appearing in both trailer and also at the begining of the movie with her scripted based on or inspired by true events really killed it for me . Enjoyed the story but don't feel like I have...
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    What I did last summer

    I've been off this forum for several months only occasionally checking in , so for those who have been wondering where I've been , here it goes. I had a fellow Satellite Guy and Sadoun Forum member from Phoenix visit me at my home for a couple of days over the summer , besides sight seeing we...
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    Have you ever bumped into a Wrestling Celebrity ?

    You know I still get star struck and eventhough this was over 10 years ago , I had just come out of Panda Express on a lunch break when a Mercedes SUV parked in the same lot and out came a gorgeous woman , it was Miss Elizabeth and she was going to Starbucks , the plates had WWE or WWF on them...
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    Craiglist-Chicago Free C-band dish/Receiver

    Location is Shorewood Illinois near Joliet. HCC 9300 w/ 7ft dish FTA satelite receiver, VCR with remote
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    Do you believe in Ghosts ? See my Digital Picture

    Yesterday night I pulled off the street into a forest preserve picnic area after dusk while I was talking on my cell phone , I saw a Coyote and grabbed my Camera , several blurred pictures later and hoping to get a decent picture I finally got one that was out of frame , I only was able to get...
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    Multi LNB Bracket - Whats your setup like ?

    This is a general question for those receiving more than one bird on their satellite dish , whether you're using a hose clamp or actual multi LNB bracket. If you have had success receiving signals from different satellite using for example a 90cm dish what was the biggest and smallest...
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    .TS files What software do you use ?

    After recording a program on a 8GB stick I opened it up on the computer and was looking for the proper software to both view and convert for DVD recording. What are members here using and if possible what free programs are available that you might be using? I know this question can also be...
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    Comcast Newsmakers so annoying

    Comcast Newsmakers is a five-minute interview segment which airs at :53 minutes after the hour daily on CNN Headline News. It really irks me when I'm watching something and I can't enjoy the last 5 minutes of programming because Comcast has to air it's NewsMakers segment. Does anyone else...
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    Need Your help , Fortec Dynamic-Mercury II users

    Thread deleted...... Registered at some stupid site to figure it out , the channels I was asking for cannot be seen because the channels were blocked because of a Soap Opera that had to be blacked out because of proprietary reasons ....... which is laughable since they play everything else in Cuba.
  11. jayelem

    Glorystar Contest - true meaning of giving thanks

    This is the best contest so far in terms of replies , I am reading everyone of them and I would love to respond to a few of them because they are very heartfelt stories. I wanted to start a thread here in the FTA shack on the subject so that the contest can continue without interuption. I...
  12. jayelem

    FTA in CUBA , helping a friend

    I'm helping a friend in Cuba set up his Dish , I'm here in Chicago area and he's in GTMO . Long story short he's a doctor who had been working in Africa , Namibia to be exact and that's how he got started w/ FTA , I've helped him thru e-mail many times and he has learned so much . He had a...
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    LOS : Line Of Sight Discussion for all ...

    What's your LOS ? If you have a motorized setup how much of the Clarke belt can you see ? Trees in the way , do you need a Chainsaw ? Got a Penthouse View - Horizon to Horizon Dream LOS - Do tell . Who has gotten the lowest bird in the sky , elevation under 10 degrees please ...
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    Contestants - I think it would be nice if ...

    Contestants - I think it would be nice if ... I know there is no rule about this , but I would love to see the contestants be a little more active in the forum. Nothing wrong with lurking and reading the threads , as a matter of fact I'm pretty sure I registered weeks before I made my...
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    Golf size Hail in Manteno , How're the dishes

    :(:(:(:(:(:(:( Havin a shhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhity Day sorry.
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    I've done it again , scanning duplicates and incorrect freq

    Anyone willing to give the quick tutorial on why my stb is scanning duplicate channels , what I noticed was that during the blindscan channels were being scanned twice and that the frequencies were 1000 apart so I was getting crazy numbers like 10.874 and then later it would scan in again but at...
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    Free C-band Dishes or just cheap deal

    Was looking at BUD's in different metro areas on Craiglist , some looked interesting and others were just ok , maybe someone on the forum can benefit, especially if the 4DTV receiver is worth it t Would've been nice if Craiglist had a North American search engine instead of having to go to...
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    Sharper Image - Hammacher Schlemmer FTA ?

    I was just thinking about this , with all the novelty tech gadgets that are sold by Sharper Image and Hammacher Schlemmer I'm kind of surprised they've never sold an FTA receiver with dish combo. Just a random thought since I remember seeing several Grundig shortwave radios and other neat...
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    DIY Install are you a FTA perfectionist ?

    I've learned so much since the first day I decided to read the forums and other technical sites including Sadoun's installation guides . Eventhough there were times when I got real frustrated , I now have quite a bit of confidence and have more comprehension on FTA Satellite equipment and its...
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    High wind gusts and adjustments

    I haven't said much lately in fact my dish doesn't travel much like it used to. 6 or 7 weeks ago we had some incredible wind gusts , we also had some mild days in January in the Midwest so I went on my porch roof and swapped out my universal lnb with a standard and slaved my DSR-905 to my CS...
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