Re: [VOOM/DISH/OTA] Dishnet installation-4 orbital locations needed

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That's correct. I believe you could record 1 OTA and 1 Satellite channel
simultaneously but not two OTA.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Heitner (Yahoo)" <ddprobert@yahoo.com>
To: <VOOM@yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Friday, May 20, 2005 6:17 PM
Subject: RE: [VOOM/DISH/OTA] Dishnet installation-4 orbital locations needed


> Even if I was able to get cbs via satellite, which I seriously doubt, that
> doesn't help me with NBC, ABC, FOX & UPN :-(
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> Sent: Friday, May 20, 2005 7:12 AM
> To: VOOM@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: Re: [VOOM/DISH/OTA] Dishnet installation-4 orbital locations
> needed
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> I believe I mentioned to you that WCBS-HD is available via Sat with a
> waiver
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> that takes about 45 days if you can get it at all. Then you could record
> WCBS-HD while recording an OTA HD show. Of course, if you are not in the
> Eastern time zone it is a moot point.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Robert Heitner (Yahoo)" <ddprobert@yahoo.com>
> To: <VOOM@yahoogroups.com>
> Sent: Thursday, May 19, 2005 7:10 PM
> Subject: RE: [VOOM/DISH/OTA] Dishnet installation-4 orbital locations
> needed
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>>I have since learned that the 942 only has 1 OTA tuner, not 2 and
>>therefore
>> it is impossible to record 2 local channel programs in 1080 HD (again
>> example of CSI Miami and Medium or Desperate Housewives and L&O Criminal
>> Intent). Without this ability, I will not switch. .. and believe me, it
>> makes me mad as @#$% as I really want those 10 Voom channels!!
>>
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>> From: VOOM@yahoogroups.com [mailto:VOOM@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of
>> satguys2004@yahoo.com
>> Sent: Thursday, May 19, 2005 2:15 PM
>> To: VOOM@yahoogroups.com
>> Subject: Re: [VOOM/DISH/OTA] Dishnet installation-4 orbital locations
>> needed
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>> Robert Heitner \(Yahoo\) Wrote:
>>> So is it worth it then?
>>>
>>> I am also still unclear to whether or not the 942 can do the following
>>> ;
>>>
>>> Using only my HDtv (ie no other televisions involved), can it record
>>> two
>>> over the air (ie local channels) channels at the same time in HD?
>>> - In other words will it record CSI Miami(CBS) and Medium(NBC) at the
>>> same
>>> time, IN 1080 HD
>>> Using only my HDtv (ie no other televisions involved), can I picture
>>> in
>>> picture between the two channels it's recording?
>>> - In other words, if I'm watching CSI Miami and the commercials start,
>>> can
>>> I pause it, PIP to Medium and watch that and then PIP back to CSI
>>> Miami?
>>>
>>> I understand it has this TV1,TV2 crap where you can watch another
>>> television
>>> using the feed from the DVR. I am not interested in that whatsoever.
>>>
>>> I told my Dad last night that for a $250 FEE to LEASE the box, it had
>>> better
>>> do everything I want or I'd be a fool or pay that kind of money.
>>>
>>> I _really_ want to switch to Dish so I can get the 10 Voom channels
>>> (especially RAVE), but I'm not forking out hundreds of dollars if it
>>> doesn't
>>> get me what I have today with Time Warner Cable (minus Voom channels)
>>>
>>> -- Robert
>>>
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>>
>> Robert--Have you decided to go with Dish and have you already ordered
>> an installation?
>>
>> If not and you want to save $50 off that $250 you have to pay up front
>> for leasing the 942, I can give you a DishClub Referral Code, which, if
>> you use at the time of sign-up will save you $50 off the initial
>> activation fee--that's ON TOP of the $49.99 credit you get on your
>> first bill.
>>
>> I tried it about 1 1/2 weeks ago and did not have to pay the $50 and I
>> still got the $49.99 credit, so, effectively the 942 was $200.
>>
>> Also, if you find you need to pay $100 for the extra dish, I can tell
>> you how I was able to avoid that fee--for first-time Dish subscribers
>> (or not a member within the last 6 months--or under another family
>> member's name).
>>
>> Let me know (Private Message me by clicking on my name) if you still
>> could use the DishClub referral code and save $50.
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>>
>> --
>> bookwalk, Posted this message at http://www.SatelliteGuys.US
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