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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-11-2015, 08:48 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
They're coming in fine for me

They're coming in fine for me
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-06-2015, 04:42 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I've got a question hopefully some of you who...

I've got a question hopefully some of you who have been around a lot longer than I have can answer. I collect old sports broadcasts, and have a lot of Clemson/South Carolina games going back to 1977....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-05-2015, 07:19 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Yup, I finally was able to get ahold of a local...

Yup, I finally was able to get ahold of a local technician yesterday morning who saw the same problem and passed it up the line to their supervisor. By the afternoon he'd called back and asked me to...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-03-2015, 05:21 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
That's what I'm concerned about... I realize it...

That's what I'm concerned about... I realize it isn't active now, but it will be for the pre-season games coming up (4 nights anyway, per the NFL's announcement). I figured this would be difficult to...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-03-2015, 02:04 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
So does anyone on the forum have a contact for...

So does anyone on the forum have a contact for Charter in our area? (Maybe one of our friendly TV engineers could pass this concern on?) The national Charter HDTV thread people say the channel is...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-01-2015, 08:02 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Charter appears to be suffering another major...

Charter appears to be suffering another major outage in the upstate this morning
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-31-2015, 11:38 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Yes, I just recently upgraded to the "Gold"...

Yes, I just recently upgraded to the "Gold" package for football season to add these extra channels. I'll go back to Silver at the end of the season. Until a few days ago it was showing a list of the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-31-2015, 11:04 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Are you using a cable card too, or a Charter...

Are you using a cable card too, or a Charter issued box? Trying to narrow down whether they've done something to affect CableCard users, or if the signal is actually out.
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-31-2015, 07:47 AM
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Views: 336,598
Posted By cpalmer2k
Up until a day ago the NFL RedZone channel (824...

Up until a day ago the NFL RedZone channel (824 in my market) was showing a title slate with the days/times it would be live for the Pre-Season on it. Now I get a "No signal" message on that...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 07:49 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Looks like the first Presidential Debate will be...

Looks like the first Presidential Debate will be shown on WYFF next Monday night...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 04:40 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Can anyone with Charter confirm whether or not...

Can anyone with Charter confirm whether or not Channel 824 (the RedZone channel) is working for you or not? It is part of the sports tier and Charter Gold. It was displaying the title screen listing...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-28-2015, 05:02 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I realize this is a long shot, but a discussion...

I realize this is a long shot, but a discussion on the Greenville SC thread about old videotapes got me to wondering. Does anyone out there have any video recordings of any of the Myrtle Beach area...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-27-2015, 03:01 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Here is a video clip I posted last year from...

Here is a video clip I posted last year from WSPA's coverage of President Ford's Visit to Greenville.

https://youtu.be/M2HAwnnfhjc
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-27-2015, 02:52 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Not sure which one edited your post, but one...

Not sure which one edited your post, but one somebody made last night originally had a reference to WSPA's old broadcasts of the "Spartanburg Christmas Parade". I also remember this, and miss the old...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-25-2015, 07:57 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I know for a fact WGSE (now WFXB, the Fox...

I know for a fact WGSE (now WFXB, the Fox affiliate) released a home video because they took a lot of heat for it. I don't have ANY video coverage directly from Myrtle Beach, so I would be interested...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-24-2015, 08:32 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I have several really early recordings... I have...

I have several really early recordings... I have an SCETV broadcast of President Nixon's visit to the State Legislature in 1973... WSPA coverage of a Ford visit in 1975, and WBTV coverage of a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-16-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 11,047
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Well adding Decades! would be a good thing in my...

Well adding Decades! would be a good thing in my opinion, they air some of CBS' lesser seen classic shows on weekend marathons. I'm kind of curious why the station hasn't been able to use "Must...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-07-2015, 05:04 AM
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Views: 653,303
Posted By cpalmer2k
Your current setup has the TiVo out of the box on...

Your current setup has the TiVo out of the box on space... the TiVo OTA has a 500GB hard drive out of the box for roughly 75 hours of HD recording. All the new units are user upgradable though. I...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-06-2015, 06:37 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
No, the $399 TiVo OTA includes lifetime service...

No, the $399 TiVo OTA includes lifetime service (no monthly fee). You actually can buy a 'discount code' off eBay for about $35 that brings the price of the TiVo down to $335 (including the code)....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-06-2015, 04:59 AM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
That close you might not have the issues I did. I...

That close you might not have the issues I did. I still can't fathom frankly why people are gobbling up the DVR+ when the TiVo OTA with lifetime is $399 now. Add together the price of the DVR+ and...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-05-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 15,428
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Posted By cpalmer2k
DirecTV HDTV

Most of the techs in our area only get 34s. They would give me a 44 if I agreed to a new two year agreement and signed up for their maintenance plan. Honestly I'm happy with the TiVos though. They...
Forum: HDTV Programming   07-04-2015, 12:16 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
The only reason I keep DirecTV around at this...

The only reason I keep DirecTV around at this point is because I'm a DNS subscriber and get the NY national network stations and if I ever cancelled I would lose my grandfather status on that. All my...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-02-2015, 07:55 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
I'm in the process of updating my Charter channel...

I'm in the process of updating my Charter channel line-up on TiVo and I noticed two channels... 900 and 901 are both "Local Origination" with nothing but color bars on the screen. Has anyone...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-25-2015, 08:45 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
Trust me you'll be very happy. I'm running two...

Trust me you'll be very happy. I'm running two Roamios... one a basic model with Charter Cable Card and the second is an OTA model dedicated to the Charlotte affiliates in my living room. Both are...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-25-2015, 08:39 PM
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Posted By cpalmer2k
WSPA noted at the end of tonight's broadcast...

WSPA noted at the end of tonight's broadcast that they plan on carrying the events from Charleston live tomorrow starting at 10:45am. I wonder if the other local stations will follow suit? It seems...
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