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  1. comcastsucks

    Americas's Everything package...

    Does it include Multi Sports Pack w/redzone, Encore Movie Package, Epix Package? It's hard to tell from the website…it seems it has some of each but not the whole package??? Any real world knowledge is appreciated !
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    30 second jump

    I seem to recall there was a way to change the 'fast forward' on a DVR receiver from the default where you see what you are fast forwarding over in sped up motion, to a jump where you just go 30 seconds down the road. Does this still exist? How do you make the setting?
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    On Demand question

    I have a Linksys WPN824v2 wireless router. Can I use this wireless router with powerline adapters, or do I have to use a non-wireless router? I don't want to go with the wireless solution as I can forsee too many problems with setup and speed, Also, are the kits DirecTv sells any good, or...
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    Are favorites lists 'smart'?

    Do favorites lists update if you have a channel marked as a favorite, and then its channel number changes? I am guessing no..but it would be nice
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    banner ads in gude

    Is there anyway to get rid of the banner ads in the guide? By banner ad I mean those things that advertise how to use things like DVR scheduler..
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    Active button on remote

    What is your opinion of the ACTIVE button on the Remote?
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    MAXW 514 boo boo

    7pm PST on Jan 14 Guide says American Graffiti, actual program American Gangster. Quite a different movie. Does this type of thing happen often on Direct? I am guessing someone somwhere inputs the programs, and just grabbed the wrong American G****
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    RC64R question

    Is it possible to setup the RC64R remote such that when in sat mode, he volume controls the AV receiver and not the TV?
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    House wiring option with wireless router

    I want to hook up my HD DVR so I can get on demand programming. The user manual says there are three options. Direct wire, house wiring, and wireless. They dont' suggest wireless. The house wiring option requires a broadband router. Can this router be wireless?
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    All FSN networks?

    I just got Directv yesterday..I seem to have access to all the Fox Sports Networks...not just my local ones. Anyone else experience this? I suspect they will go away next time they do a check on my system. But for now its cool!
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    For those of you losing some locals

    I dropped Dish today and went to Direct. Only reason was that they dropped my local ABC station (KATU/Fisher Broadcasting) When I called to cancel Dish asked if they gave me $10 off for 6 months if I stayed with Dish. I said no. They said how about $10 off for 12 months..Same answer...
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    OTA reception on VIP622

    I am having a problem with picking up OTA channels on my VIP622 receiver. I have a VIP 211 receiver using the same antenna and no problems. Further I am using a splitter on the 622 for FM and get excellent FM reception. Also, If I plug the feed I am using for the 622 OTA directly into the TV...
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    Favorites reset

    So today I pulled up one of my favorites and noticed a bunch of channels in it that weren't part of that favorite. I checked the other user definable favorites and found the same issue. I also noticed a new option on how to display the favorites from the menu screen...I interpret this as a new...
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    Mail address for dish

    Does anybody have the street address of dish network? I would like to send Charlie a note explaining my displeasure with his 'customer service'. To summarize: In April I had a problem with a receiver. I called Dish to request a replacement I got the replacement promptly BUT The didn't...
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    HD Receiver shortage?

    I had Dish installed last Saturday..they were supposed to bring a HD DVR and a standalone HD reciever. They only brought the HD DVR and a non-HD box. The installer told me there is a shortage of HD standalone boxes (211?)...they are supposed to bring the replacment out next weekend...which I...
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    Arcam code

    Anybody find a code for the remote for an ARCAM AVR300?