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    AT&T nears DirecTV purchase
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    Are 722's obsolete?

    The best Dish receiver I have owned thus far has been the 722. It seems that the lifespan of these recycled receivers is falling fast. My last one made it six months, they sent out a replacement a week ago and it has already crashed twice. I only use one TV and it seems for some reason Dish...
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    Blockbuster now on Roku on Roku BB on demand $3.99 Stream on Dish VOD $6.99 Rent Dish PPV $5.99
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    Dish Pro Dual LNB and DP 44 for High Def

    Does anyone know if a hookup using the old Dish Pro Dual LNB (as opposed to a DP Plus)..utilizing a DP 44 for a 129 Wing a suitable installation for HD? Receiver is a 722...
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    DEAR Blockbuster:

    "VERY long wait" the equivalent of saying "we don't want or need your patronage.......go back to Netflix"
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    Meditation can be hazardous

    WEB UDPATE: Man dies trying to walk up Mt. Shasta barefoot - Yreka, CA - Siskiyou Daily News
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    Netflix reverses course, abandons Qwikster

    Netflix Inc. is abandoning its widely panned decision to separate its DVD-by-mail and Internet streaming services because it would make them more difficult to use. Subscribers will be able to use both services under one account and one password, CEO Reed Hastings said Monday in a blog post...
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    TWO External Hard Drives?

    Is Dish okay with that?
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    It boggles the mind.....

    That a company as technologically advanced as Dish Network.....Can't put up a dependable web interface.
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    Three large explosions from the Sun over the past few days.....

    .................. have prompted U.S. government scientists to caution users of satellite, telecommunications and electric equipment to prepare for possible disruptions over the next few days.
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    622 Diagnostics

    Does anyone know if there is a way to track a HISTORY of signal drops from a specific satellite ?
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    Medford, Oregon locals

    Does anyone know which satellite these are broadcast from??????:)
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    External Hard Drive 3 receiver limit

    I am currently on my 4th 622. Plugged in the EHD to play a VOOM concert and got a message saying the EHD had to be reformatted due to the three receiver rule. Since Dish dumped VOOM a lot of this programming will be difficult to replace, A call to Dish support yielded no help. Anyone know if...
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    Anyone see this before??

    Turned on the old 622 yesterday to catch a movie, was greeted with the message "corrupt hard drive, press to delete all recordings" Rebooted two or three times and could get nothing, then did a hard reboot and got a picture and the failed hard drive message. I could watch live but no PVR and...
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    Where did Starz go??

    As an AE pack + HD subscriber Starz was part of the deal, Just took a rate increase but Starz disappeared this morning. Anyone else? :confused:
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    Customer log-in down??

    Have been unable to log in since experiencing a $160 overcharge on my second account. Anyone else unable to log in????
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    622 HDMI Audio

    Last night I heard a tapping as if someone gently rapping rapping inside my panny's speakers!!! apologies to Poe actually it was more of an occasional audio "thump" turns out to be the 622 HDMI audio feed, no problem with component + analog or toslink. Is there a way to disable the HDMI...
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    Satellite locations

    This is probably here somewhere but I can't find it. What are the locations for the DirecTV satellites other than 101, 110, and 119?? I am thinking of the 5 LNB dish. Thanks for your responses!
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    Anyone here switched from Dish???

    Specifically How does the HD DVR compare to the Dish 622. C-net rates the 622 much higher. If the 622 is that much better the HR-20 must be pathetic...........Anyone here dumped the 622 for an HR-20??? Whadaya think?? Thanks for responses!!!!
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    Cableing Problem??

    My 622's (two so far) seem to function fairly well in single user mode, recording one program at a time and even watching one live. If I record two I start having problems and If I record two and watch one delayed a few minutes well it pretty much comes unglued with stutter, pops, and drops...