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post #7021 of 7042 Old 04-17-2015, 02:33 PM
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There's nothing free from TWC.

And my engineer friend at KXAN says the .2 is not a large priority with them right now.

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Clear QAM down to the last 21 channels for me on TWC Austin... it was nice while it lasted.
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Can anyone confirm if they set the freakin' CCI byte to 0x02 too?
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Can anyone confirm if they set the freakin' CCI byte to 0x02 too?
Locals are still copy freely.
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All clear QAM are gone for me. I suppose it's now time to install that antenna on my roof.
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All clear QAM are gone for me. I suppose it's now time to install that antenna on my roof.
I installed a antenna 9 years ago and don't regret it. With an HTPC, I have a nice DVR. Whenever I go to a friends or family members house with TWC and we are watching locals, I'm always surprised how bad their picture quality is compared to mine.
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Update on Cozi TV on the KNVA subcarrier. They're shooting for May 10. As it was put to me..."that's a target, not a deadline".

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Has KNVA lit up it's .2 again, this time with Cozi? I did a new channel scan and didn't pick it up. Wasted to make sure it was not an antenna issue.

Shortly after Easter, a contact emailed me and said "by May 1" but he didn't know if it was going to be 36.2 or 54.2. They are all the same ownership and he works at all (KBVO too). May 1 will be here soon enough. I wish some station would have Antenna TV, which I watched when I was in San Antonio. It is 4-2 OTA for those that can receive it.
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Update on Cozi TV on the KNVA subcarrier. They're shooting for May 10. As it was put to me..."that's a target, not a deadline".

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Guess it's slipped some since Mark emailed me. I'm still going to rescan on May 1 just to see.
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I noticed channel 23-2 with "APEX" displaying in an oval shape with a background that changes colors. Anyone know what it is and why no 23-1?
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Guess it's slipped some since Mark emailed me. I'm still going to rescan on May 1 just to see.
I rescanned and not there. Guess May 10 maybe. I hope someone adds AntennaTV as a subchannel too.
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I rescanned and not there. Guess May 10 maybe. I hope someone adds AntennaTV as a subchannel too.
New update on CoziTV - Now it looks like June 1, which BTW is also the same date that Buzzr TV launches.
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FWIW, the analog repeaters of KNVA (KHPX, KHPZ, etc.) have been converted to 1080i digital...
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New update on CoziTV - Now it looks like June 1, which BTW is also the same date that Buzzr TV launches.
Thanks! Was someone here in Austin supposed to pick up Buzzr?

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Thanks! Was someone here in Austin supposed to pick up Buzzr?
The paper is reporting that we are getting 36.2 and 7.3 sub channels. The writer makes no mention of lower quality video. I guess the new standard is streaming to a tablet.

http://tvradio.blog.austin360.com/20...al-subchannel/
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COZI-TV is up and running on 36.2. There are still some adjustments to the station ID (eventually it won't be on all the time), but it's supposed to be 16X9 (when programming permits) and looks pretty good right now.

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I just did a new channel scan and 7.3 was detected and says Buzzr but as of yet, no audio or video
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BUZZR is live now on 7.3
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BUZZR is live now on 7.3
Thanks for the heads up. Windows Media Center 7 sees COZI (36.2) just fine (no guide listings yet), but it isn't seeing BUZZR (7.3). I could add it manually, but of course, no guide listings.

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I can pick up both 7.3 and 36.2 from E of Circleville (between Taylor and Granger) on several units (TV directly and one DVR) but not on several other DVRs despite repeated scanning. Anybody know the technical details for each channel to force the manual addition to those units?
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I can pick up both 7.3 and 36.2 from E of Circleville (between Taylor and Granger) on several units (TV directly and one DVR) but not on several other DVRs despite repeated scanning. Anybody know the technical details for each channel to force the manual addition to those units?
KXAN is digital frequency 21 and KTBC is digital frequency 7, so if you are manually tuning them 21.2 an 7.3 respectively.

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