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Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2015-05-19, 11:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,249
Posted By Ralph2
Telus responded to my query with this: We just...

Telus responded to my query with this:
We just checked our records and it appears you have setup an Optik TV account. For you to access your Optik TV Channels and watch them on your computer you...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2015-05-19, 11:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,249
Posted By Ralph2
Thanks.. Installed Bluestacks.. and could not...

Thanks.. Installed Bluestacks.. and could not find the app to connect to Telus.. But no doubt my grand kids will find something on Bluestacks..
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2015-05-18, 05:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,249
Posted By Ralph2
Thanks for trying.. would an Android app work on...

Thanks for trying.. would an Android app work on my computer? I do not have a smartphone.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2015-05-17, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 10,249
Posted By Ralph2
Question Access Optik with computer??

Is it possible.. if so.. how can I access the programs on Optik TV on my computer?
Specifically I want to be able to get the music channels and have background music for my grandson while he sleeps...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2015-04-28, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,524
Posted By Ralph2
Thanks.. but I have returned all the parts.. they...

Thanks.. but I have returned all the parts.. they were bought on spec.. that it would work and if not could be returned.
I posted this only because.. perhaps someone else wanted to try this.. and...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2015-04-28, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,524
Posted By Ralph2
Yes you have it right.. split the optic audio...

Yes you have it right.. split the optic audio signal, one side goes to the sound bar, the other to an adapter that converts optic to RCA. That RCA out then powers a wireless headphone. Mute.. mutes...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2015-04-27, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,524
Posted By Ralph2
Lightbulb Splitting optic output to run two sets of speakers

I have an LG TV with a LG sound bar. The sound bar uses Sound Sync (I think they call it) so I can control the sound level trough the TV (and see the volume level on screen). :p Works perfect..
...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-09-23, 07:49 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 242,670
Posted By Ralph2
I went with Telus after a similar line of...

I went with Telus after a similar line of frustration. I had Bell before Shaw and gave them up for frustrations with them.
I think they are all similar and each has its own tricks and cheats to get...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-08-23, 09:37 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,216
Posted By Ralph2
Thank you for the response. I agree that I will...

Thank you for the response. I agree that I will have to re configure the remote. I did not think to check where the "sound" was coming from, the lights (my only indication of a volume adjustment)...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-08-22, 11:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,216
Posted By Ralph2
Question My Harmony 650 has started acting strange, all of...

My Harmony 650 has started acting strange, all of a sudden it will not change channels.. sometimes. BUT.. one of the strange things is that it is now (occasionally when it acts up) shows the volume...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-04-16, 10:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,588
Posted By Ralph2
Thanks.. I have a hard time thinking that my...

Thanks.. I have a hard time thinking that my house was singled out just to mess with me..
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-04-15, 11:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,588
Posted By Ralph2
4 month later and the varying volume levels on...

4 month later and the varying volume levels on different channels is STILL my biggest complaint. Is no one else bothered by this?? Obviously Telus is not. MSNBC is the worst.. move to either one of...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2014-02-03, 11:01 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 136,673
Posted By Ralph2
Panasonic SC-HTB370

Has anyone any experience with this sound bar and the Optik TV remote and The LG 42LN5700 TV?
I like the idea of having the sound bar split and vertical..
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-02-01, 02:32 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 242,670
Posted By Ralph2
I bailed a month ago and went to Optik TV from...

I bailed a month ago and went to Optik TV from Telus. I think it will be cheaper, there is more HD channels (that I watch) and the picture is as good or better. I get "thrown in" 3 times the speed on...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2014-01-21, 11:03 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 136,673
Posted By Ralph2
Question Sound bar advice

Not sure if this is the right part of this forum to request advice on this issue.. but as a good number of people have recently taken advantage of the Telus Promo and are now owners of the LG...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-20, 12:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,165
Posted By Ralph2
Hi sddrive. My sound problems are with my...

Hi sddrive.
My sound problems are with my second TV a Samsung model 40D55OORF. It had adequate sound when hooked up to the DVR STB and lost volume when connected up to the secondary STB.
With my...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-19, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,165
Posted By Ralph2
Thanks Password. I am curious as to how you get...

Thanks Password.
I am curious as to how you get your video to the TV on your Hauppuge PVR or into your Panasonic DVD/ Home theater system. I am suspecting that by using HDMI it bypasses the RCA...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-18, 10:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,165
Posted By Ralph2
Resolve part of my own problem by finding a...

Resolve part of my own problem by finding a setting in the TV setup that boosts the sound level. I have no idea why that setting did not affect the sound when it was "upstairs"..
Still would like...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-16, 05:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,165
Posted By Ralph2
Question Volume issues

With the addition of my promotional TV.. the old one went downstairs. WHY.. would the volume on this TV now be "much" lower? All that is different is the STB.. same remote.. same HDMI cable etc. I...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-05, 08:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,216
Posted By Ralph2
Yes.. from what I understand.. have not yet tried...

Yes.. from what I understand.. have not yet tried it.. you can add background images to the LCD screen to show the channel you want. I think.. you can do this for quite a few channels.. paging up /...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-05, 01:11 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,216
Posted By Ralph2
I know.. but thought it might be nice to have an...

I know.. but thought it might be nice to have an icon in the favorite section as well
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-04, 08:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,216
Posted By Ralph2
I have been downloading icons to use with my...

I have been downloading icons to use with my Harmony 650. I can not find one that reads something along the lines of PVR or Recorded TV or DVR.. anyone find something that would work to point to my...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-03, 09:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,216
Posted By Ralph2
Thank you.. I was on the phone with Telus.. They...

Thank you.. I was on the phone with Telus.. They don't know.. go into setting it "should" show there.. Amazing.
Will need to download and look at the manual.. off hand I can not find the button to...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-03, 08:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 29,216
Posted By Ralph2
Okay.. I purchased a Harmony 650.. What is the...

Okay.. I purchased a Harmony 650.. What is the model number of my STB.. Where does one find that? From the box there is 1461470-CIS430 Installer MR Rental.
The Harmony 650 seems to have telus in...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2014-01-02, 07:30 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 244,212
Posted By Ralph2
Thanks for the recommendation of the Harmony 650....

Thanks for the recommendation of the Harmony 650. Please give a report on how well it works.. what features of the Slimline are compromised.. or improved on.. And.. Most important.. will ONE button...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2013-12-30, 10:31 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 244,212
Posted By Ralph2
This "Slimline" remote may just be the sole...

This "Slimline" remote may just be the sole reason I will give up on Optik TV. I really want this to work, am happy with most of the package.. but this remote is just too frustrating for words.
...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2013-12-27, 12:54 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 244,212
Posted By Ralph2
Unhappy Place to vent on slimline remote

Is there someplace where one can make "suggestions" on the remote that comes with Optik TV?
I have just moved from Shaw Direct.. so have some comparisons to comment on... that could be deal breakers...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2013-12-23, 11:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,207
Posted By Ralph2
Good to hear.. if this was a common occurrence it...

Good to hear.. if this was a common occurrence it could influence my final choice.. Thank you
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2013-12-23, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,207
Posted By Ralph2
Question Program lineup in guide wrong

New user of Optik TV (day 5) and found that Sunday 22 Dec the program lineup was all wrong from about 1700 to midnight (?) for CNN. The program guide on Shaw Direct was true.. whereas Optik had it...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2013-12-23, 08:31 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 33,748
Posted By Ralph2
I tried my Optik TV on my Samsung tablet.. and...

I tried my Optik TV on my Samsung tablet.. and after some registration problems found it worked just fine.. tried a few movie clips and live TV. But.. found that live TV has a delay of some ~30...
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