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Forum: Home Fix-up including Appliances, HVAC and Power Tools   2018-12-10, 09:00 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 70,874
Posted By Davee
Current propane to me is $.62 per litre &...

Current propane to me is $.62 per litre & Electricity roughly $.16 KWH all in (Ontario) I run a low efficiency propane water heater say 65% efficiency & cost as propane = $2192 for my house vs...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2018-01-01, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
Unhappy Regular pixellating certain HD channels CNN + ?

I have strong signals but CNN in particular goes bad:frown regularly I have to reboot & OK for a while
SD rep had no ideas Anyone?
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2018-01-01, 04:39 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 179,891
Posted By Davee
Just got a year for $99 Should have pushed harder

Just got a year for $99 Should have pushed harder
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2017-12-17, 12:21 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 179,891
Posted By Davee
Looking for best current deals still

Looking for best current deals still
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2017-12-12, 10:14 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 179,891
Posted By Davee
I am due ! Any current results form someone? I...

I am due ! Any current results form someone? I have always taken a 1 year deal
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2017-08-28, 11:28 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 59,297
Posted By Davee
Expressvu vs shaw

I have shaw & had no hardware problems with either the 630 or 600 series What is your complaint? Here to see if switching is worthwhile I have almost all inclusive on Shaw at 102 a month They...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2016-08-10, 11:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,062
Posted By Davee
Beginner help

Need help (good link or?) for a beginner with wireless router , Laptop(win10) , EZcast dongle (HDMI version) VLC media player to organize & set up video receiving & casting .
1) Canadian tv...
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2016-02-05, 03:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,318
Posted By Davee
So I waited till earlier pd sub was due to die ,...

So I waited till earlier pd sub was due to die , phoned & negotiated 1 year deal on the new car for $131.58 I have never paid close to full price & never will !

Isaid one vehicle only to ease...
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2016-01-25, 02:41 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 179,891
Posted By Davee
Cancel & activate

Went to cancellation dept re radio finishing 1 year Explained want to cancel & reapply for a new radio in a month after free trial
Operator said save activation by doing all now So i lose 1 month...
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2015-12-06, 11:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,318
Posted By Davee
2'nd car free for 3 months & then?

Radio on 2'nd car WAS on free till Feb 26 but quit after about 2 weeks

Will try & reactivate by phone Monday

1'st car is paid till Jan 16

What will they do If I want to transfer remaining...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2015-07-30, 01:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 960
Posted By Davee
Question Internet to TV wireless

What is best simple set up to watch & control internet pages on a non smart TV Wireless keyboard to computer & ? to stream to TV in HD. I have WD Live which handles some of the stuff but not all
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-03-21, 09:18 AM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
My first 630 was about 1year old when I would get...

My first 630 was about 1year old when I would get occasional pxln Did not get worse until 2 years old when channel changing slowed to 10 seconds+ & finally" HD not detected " Are you sure the frwd &...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-03-10, 07:21 AM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
Got a new 630 & yes it cured the slow channel...

Got a new 630 & yes it cured the slow channel change issue. But I had to change the remotes address to avoid changes from 2'nd unit upstairs. Was unable to do back up to USB so had to fight with the...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-03-05, 11:06 AM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
Last night on turn on I got HD not detected ...

Last night on turn on I got HD not detected Phoned Shaw & was told HD failure =new unit required ~$14 shipping 3 to 5 days . Apparently it is also responsible for the extremely slow channel...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-03-04, 08:15 AM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
Will be taking up the channel change delay later...

Will be taking up the channel change delay later today & will report . Since they directed a factory reboot B4 for another problem & this did not help I wonder what is next. It is not the remote as...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-02-21, 08:12 AM
Replies: 1,255
Views: 350,038
Posted By Davee
Seems to gone even worse ~10 seconds unless...

Seems to gone even worse ~10 seconds unless going to a channel being recorded. So slow you often double push return to last channel & 20 seconds later a double change to where you started from
This...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-02-20, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
The problem seems much worse if the 630 is doing...

The problem seems much worse if the 630 is doing a recording But changes quickly to the channel which is being recorded I have seen 10 seconds to move to unrcording channel .
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-02-05, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1,255
Views: 350,038
Posted By Davee
Anyone else with "slow change 5 second ...

Anyone else with "slow change 5 second syndrome?" Any fix known ?
What time do others see?
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-02-02, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1,255
Views: 350,038
Posted By Davee
Since factory reboot almost all OK Still taking 5...

Since factory reboot almost all OK Still taking 5 seconds to change channels Anyone else see this?
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-01-14, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1,255
Views: 350,038
Posted By Davee
Took 3 days to get an email ( weekend) Said...

Took 3 days to get an email ( weekend) Said needed to do factory default reboot
We did this AFTER downloading profile to a USB stick Wiped my harddrive but noting of value anyway Seems better...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-01-12, 02:24 PM
Replies: 1,255
Views: 350,038
Posted By Davee
Reported by E mail - no response yet

Reported by E mail - no response yet
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-01-10, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1,255
Views: 350,038
Posted By Davee
Question Self booting & loss of remote control 2 year + HD630

2 reboots on its own about 5 minutes apart while watching a single channel - Once back up on its own the remote control will not do anything Same thing happened 2days ago Unit is cool & well...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-01-07, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
I have same issue Wen t to test & got "hard...

I have same issue Wen t to test & got "hard drive failure screen" which was OK after a power off reboot Channel changes take almost 5 seconds!
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-01-05, 01:52 PM
Replies: 2,954
Views: 911,046
Posted By Davee
Unhappy No response - remote HD630

Experienced a loss of all control even though working on TV & audio unit Front panel reboot did nothing! Had to depower for ~10 seconds B4 regaining control

Channel changing has been slow as hell...
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2014-12-08, 09:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,318
Posted By Davee
Question Adding 2nd car

Any promos or trial offers for 2'nd car (used) with radio in place ? Present sub ends Feb 15 . Seems like std is $9.99 / month Any 2'nd unit activation fee? :confused:
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-08-26, 07:25 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 91,448
Posted By Davee
Found how to set default user when on screen to...

Found how to set default user when on screen to select user highlight chosen profile & go to perferences - There you will find set as default user
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-08-25, 01:09 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 91,448
Posted By Davee
Shaw Direct overwhelmed?

Cant get through to website re new crappy guide
????
1) Always starts up in owner profile -changeable? (because wont allow edit channel favs???)
2) Nasty to change users all the time!
...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-08-10, 11:54 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 91,448
Posted By Davee
Question Crappy favourites instructions

First = old favourites are gone ! Finally found I need a new profile & then get to a preferences page that is supposed to allow selection of channels Do multiple selections to delete crap channels...
Forum: Wind Mobile   2014-05-06, 10:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,269
Posted By Davee
Suppliers using bell towers?

Bell & Telus work here but others? Anyone have an alternative that uses Bell which might be cheaper? Tried to find multi carrier coverage map no luck:confused:
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2014-04-22, 11:11 AM
Replies: 425
Views: 267,766
Posted By Davee
Why would I need anything other than a sign in to...

Why would I need anything other than a sign in to USA site? It is a laptop as used in Canada but now in US & server is US
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