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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-21-2015, 08:44 AM
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Views: 293,275
Posted By cmotomn
Univision 17.1 (WUMN 1080i) appears to be gone or...

Univision 17.1 (WUMN 1080i) appears to be gone or at least I can't receive it in Plymouth any longer. Anyone else?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-22-2015, 08:13 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
When is Comcast going to add Fox Sports 2 HD in...

When is Comcast going to add Fox Sports 2 HD in the Twin Cities? (currently FS2 SD is only available in Mpls/SW area)
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-12-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
How about the annual Comcast price increase on...

How about the annual Comcast price increase on Jan 1st? Basic cable "2 thru 99" is now $75.49/month for SD service on one TV!
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   11-23-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2,206
Views: 321,554
Posted By cmotomn
Here's a link to the DVP-CX995V service manual...

Here's a link to the DVP-CX995V service manual that contains all schematics and replacement part numbers.
http://www.scribd.com/doc/18164879/Service-Manual
...
Forum: HDTV Technical   10-17-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 554
Posted By cmotomn
Unfortunately the HD-DTA's do not pass 5.1 audio...

Unfortunately the HD-DTA's do not pass 5.1 audio as previously discussed here;

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/45-local-hdtv-info-reception/283200-minneapolis-mn-comcast-95.html
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-12-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Does anyone know when Comcast is going to remove...

Does anyone know when Comcast is going to remove the redundant HD's channels in the 200's and 400's? (depending on your city)

It's been several years since Comcast acquired the old Time Warner...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-03-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Yes, you should be able to get the new HD DTA's...

Yes, you should be able to get the new HD DTA's at any Comcast service center in the Twin Cities.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-03-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 2,967
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Posted By cmotomn
I've tried both Pace and Motorola HD DTA's...

I've tried both Pace and Motorola HD DTA's connected to HDTV's and AV Receivers but neither passed 5.1 audio.

Data sheet specs don't indicate any support for 5.1 audio and Pace just says "2...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-02-2013, 07:38 AM
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Posted By cmotomn
It appears the HD DTA's are specifically...

It appears the HD DTA's are specifically designed not to pass 5.1 audio and there are no menu settings/options either. So if a Comcast customer wants 5.1 audio, they will need to spend $10/month for...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-29-2013, 06:51 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Another thing about the new HD DTA's is that...

Another thing about the new HD DTA's is that they don't pass Dolby Digital 5.1 audio out the HDMI port, just 2 channel stereo. So in the past if you were receiving local HD channels via Clear QAM...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-28-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 2,967
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Posted By cmotomn
I've seen two different models of HD-DTA's in...

I've seen two different models of HD-DTA's in the Twin Cities; one by Motorola and the other by Pace. The Pace HD-DTA is listed in the Harmony database under Cables Boxes as the "Pace Digital Set...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-25-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 2,967
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Posted By cmotomn
Probably the best CableCARD options for PC's...

Probably the best CableCARD options for PC's would be the Ceton internal PCI card ($200) or SiliconDust external adapter ($150)
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-25-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Yes every Comcast customer gets at least 1 free...

Yes every Comcast customer gets at least 1 free CableCARD upon request (because the FCC requires them to do it);

http://customer.comcast.com/help-and-support/cable-tv/purchasing-a-cablecard
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-22-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Your full channel listing can be found here; ...

Your full channel listing can be found here;
http://www.comcast.com/customers/clu/channellineup.ashx

Local SD sub-channels are still in the 200's;
220 - WFTC BounceTV
221 - WFTC Movies!
243 -...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-22-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Actually all of the local HD channels for the...

Actually all of the local HD channels for the Twin Cities are now in the 800 range too;
800 - KTCI Life HDHD
802 - KTCA-HD (PBS)
803 - KPXM-HD (ION)
804 - WCCO-HD (CBS)
805 - KSTP-HD (ABC)
807...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-18-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Just a quick update about the missing Digital...

Just a quick update about the missing Digital Starter channels 881 (WE HD) and 963 (FSN+ HD) on the new HD DTA's. After 30 days of persistent calls & inquires to Comcast customer service & technical...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-01-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Has anyone else started using the new HD DTA...

Has anyone else started using the new HD DTA adapters in the Twin Cities area? I just installed 4 of them at $2/month/each and they work great for viewing all HD channels included in the Digital...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-23-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2,627
Views: 293,275
Posted By cmotomn
The end of Clear QAM digital cable in the Twin...

The end of Clear QAM digital cable in the Twin Cities is near! I just received my Comcast invoice and page 3 has a notice about starting to encrypt Limited Basic Service on November 19th, 2013. We...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-23-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
The end of Clear QAM digital cable in the Twin...

The end of Clear QAM digital cable in the Twin Cities is near! I just received my Comcast invoice and page 3 has a notice about starting to encrypt Limited Basic Service on November 19th, 2013. We...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-30-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
FYI - More Clear QAM shenanigans from Comcast...

FYI -
More Clear QAM shenanigans from Comcast this week in Plymouth. Several channels stopped working including; 5.2 KSTC HD, 5.3 Me TV, 5.4 Antenna TV, 5.6 This TV and 41.1 ION HD. After a rescan...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-26-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Two more Clear QAM HD channels appeared in...

Two more Clear QAM HD channels appeared in Plymouth after a rescan this week; CSPAN HD on 19.1 and TVGN HD on 19.2
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-27-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
TPT Life 2.3 is once again 1080i HD after a...

TPT Life 2.3 is once again 1080i HD after a rescan (Clear QAM) and it's now available in HD for the first time with cable box / card on channel 800.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-28-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
Here’s a quick update on TPT Life 2.3 in...

Here’s a quick update on TPT Life 2.3 in Plymouth being downgraded to 480i SD last week. After numerous attempts to open a trouble ticket with the local engineering group, Comcast tech support...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-22-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
FYI - There is a problem with TPT Life 2.3 in...

FYI - There is a problem with TPT Life 2.3 in Plymouth after the Comcast changes last night. This channel was broadcast in 1080i HD but it's now back to 480i SD. Other areas in the metro are still...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-22-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 2,967
Views: 363,529
Posted By cmotomn
KSTC 45TV is still on 5.2 in Plymouth after the...

KSTC 45TV is still on 5.2 in Plymouth after the rescan.
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