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post #1 of 1 Old 02-08-2007, 06:02 PM - Thread Starter
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I just picked up a free DirectTV receiver/HD DVR with over-the-air receiver function as well.

I have no interest in activating any satellite service. Not DirecTV or anything else. But I do want to use this thing as a broadcast HD receiver and be able to use the HD-DVR function.

Does anyone here know if this is possible, or is this going to REQUIRE me to get service from DirecTV if I want to use those features?


Please email your response directly to me at cmjohnson@cfl.rr.com as I don't come around to AVS very much anymore.


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