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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-24-2017, 03:29 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
I am picturing Tom Servo with his hand on a...

I am picturing Tom Servo with his hand on a rotator control, carefully scanning the airwaves for signs of heretofore unknown broadcast signals!

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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-14-2017, 11:36 AM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
I have been experimenting with Playstation Vue...

I have been experimenting with Playstation Vue for several weeks. Cost-wise and programming-wise, it is exactly what I need if I wind up finally cutting the cable. My experience with the Roku 2 has...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-09-2017, 12:56 AM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
It is very difficult to keep up with all the...

It is very difficult to keep up with all the sales, acquisitions and mergers. Repacking, since it involves moving stations to new frequencies to free up spectrum for cellular would be way, way above...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-08-2017, 05:06 AM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Thanks for sharing.

Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-28-2017, 05:12 AM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Mediacom has the regional sports charge as well....

Mediacom has the regional sports charge as well. I no longer subscribe to Directv, so I guess I am out of the loop on their local station carriage.

You bring up an interesting point about the...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-27-2017, 02:26 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Something to think about

I was looking at my Mediacom cable bill, and noticed the $8.43 item for the local broadcast station surcharge. Of course, the local stations never tell you that the cost of their annual extortion...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-25-2017, 02:49 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Odd that you would ask... I have that case and...

Odd that you would ask... I have that case and recently looked into replacing the motherboard, but keeping the Phenom II X6 1075T processor. I figured I could upgrade to USB 3 and DDR3 ram for about...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-06-2016, 07:11 AM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Alas, the good old days. When men were men, and...

Alas, the good old days. When men were men, and digital was analog!!
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-25-2016, 02:09 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
[QUOTE=Viking1204;47720689] Question, can you get...

[QUOTE=Viking1204;47720689] Question, can you get to SlingTV through the TIVO OTA?[QUOTE]

Tivo's don't have a SlingTV app, but I used to have the OTA and it was never a problem to access SlingTV...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-24-2016, 07:55 AM
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Views: 660,387
Posted By mobilelawyer
I am working on that now. Good lord, it is...

I am working on that now. Good lord, it is difficult to get the Hauppauge to read the codes from the TiVo remote. I literally have to touch the emitter on the remote right up to the face of the IR...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-23-2016, 02:19 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
1212 WinTV 8 - Can't Configure IR Blaster for TiVo

I used to have my HD-PVR hooked up to my DirecTV DVR. I have gone back to cable and am now using a TiVo mini with my HD-PVR. I have the Hauppauge Capture program working just fine, but I cannot get...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-26-2016, 05:35 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Roamio OTA sub-channels

Yes, the OTA does download the programming data for all the sub-channels. I have been using one and can confirm. My personal favorites are 35.2 GetTV, 35.3 Comet TV. The latter has some great sci-fi...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-25-2016, 02:57 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
OTA Only

In an effort to save money, we are dropping Directv. Programming will now be over the air, or streamed over the internet. We think we can survive, but I am worried about the upcoming football season....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-28-2016, 03:21 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Disappointing. I was happy to see ion TV...

Disappointing.

I was happy to see ion TV pop up on WKRG 5.2. My wife has an insatiable appetite for Law and Order, and she does not care whether it is in high def or standard definition. If we...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-28-2016, 11:51 AM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
I have noticed a new WFNA sub-channel, 55.3,...

I have noticed a new WFNA sub-channel, 55.3, which appears to carry the Justice Network.

http://www.justicenetworktv.com/

All crime, all the time?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-13-2015, 04:25 AM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
WFGX Sub-channel 35.3

Was active this morning, showing PI ads only when I tuned in, but identified as "Comet".

Comet TV website...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-19-2015, 05:52 AM
Replies: 1,854
Views: 291,926
Posted By mobilelawyer
Windows 10 HDMI Issue

I have posted about this in the thread dedicated to the TX-NR626 thread, but I also own this the 808 and I am seeing this issue replicated in both units.

The Onkyo is used to switch audio and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-19-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 540
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Posted By mobilelawyer
The problem consistently seems to be replicated...

The problem consistently seems to be replicated in both receivers, the 626 and the 808. It has to be an HDMI hand off issue, and, as reported, it was never evident in prior versions of windows (7 and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-16-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 540
Views: 105,176
Posted By mobilelawyer
Note in my original post that neither computer is...

Note in my original post that neither computer is set to go to sleep, so that is not the issue. The 626 had the dvr as the pass through device, so I changed the pass trough to the pc to see if that...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-12-2015, 05:19 AM
Replies: 540
Views: 105,176
Posted By mobilelawyer
Windows 10 Issue

This is a recurring problem with my TX-NR 626 that I have only experienced with Windows 10. It did not happen under windows 7 or 8.1.

The receiver is used to switch between signal sources...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-20-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 11,927
Posted By mobilelawyer
DBVLink Synology Server - Kodi Client

I clean installed Windows 10 on my HTPC, but could never get NextPVR working on subchannels for my local OTA stations, so I decided to give the DBVLink software a try, and it is working well. I am...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-06-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4,389
Views: 419,360
Posted By mobilelawyer
Be prepared to spend some money to get the best...

Be prepared to spend some money to get the best reception. Sometimes all the money in the world will not help. For example, a tall pine forest next to your house and between your antenna and the TV...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-23-2014, 03:31 PM
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Posted By mobilelawyer
Satellite or OTA Problems

When I went home last night, I had the same problem on all channels: freezing up and pixelization, and I got a message the receiver had lost the satellite signal. I ran through diagnostics and a...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-22-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 4,389
Views: 419,360
Posted By mobilelawyer
WPMI signal during SNL on Saturday night. ...

WPMI signal during SNL on Saturday night.

Did anyone else have reception problems? I am on directv, and when we tried to look at the recorded program last night, there was constant freezing and...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-12-2014, 01:04 PM
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Views: 419,360
Posted By mobilelawyer
I read a post from a friend in Birmingham,...

I read a post from a friend in Birmingham, describing the OTA channel change for the ABC affiliate there, which came about because a license swap. He said that only about 10 per cent of the viewers...
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