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Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2018-01-09, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,123
Posted By CSA60
You can add an ethernet switch box as a...

You can add an ethernet switch box as a "splitter". Check out Best Buy or the like.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2017-12-12, 10:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,320
Posted By CSA60
It appears with this feature you can watch...

It appears with this feature you can watch programs with the 'start from the beginning icon' several hours after they have aired. This might be useful from time to time.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2017-04-06, 04:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,320
Posted By CSA60
57, you are right. I guess it's not as bad as I...

57, you are right. I guess it's not as bad as I originally thought. Tried another channel (not the news) and it looks like I can rewind back to the point that I tuned in. Still the same...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2017-04-06, 04:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,320
Posted By CSA60
I'm not sure. I haven't had enough time to...

I'm not sure. I haven't had enough time to experiment with it. I'll try again tonight.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2017-04-06, 03:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,320
Posted By CSA60
I have no idea what the name Telus has put to...

I have no idea what the name Telus has put to this "feature". It showed up today with no warning.

I really don't see this as an upgrade. Previously I could turn on the news and if I got...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2017-04-06, 03:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,320
Posted By CSA60
Optik PVR - New Functionality (Restart) See Post 1 Link

Just turned on my TV and discovered that Telus Optik has "upgraded" the PVR functionality. Now when you turn on a program you will find that you can rewind them back to the very beginning and watch...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2016-04-11, 03:53 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 81,510
Posted By CSA60
Hi, I'm posting here again because there doesn't...

Hi, I'm posting here again because there doesn't seem to be a discussion group dedicated to receivers and installation for Telus. Anyway, Telus is installing Fiber in my neighbourhood this month so...
Forum: Internet Television: Streaming Services including Netflix and Apple TV   2016-04-05, 09:29 PM
Replies: 466
Views: 122,459
Posted By CSA60
While I resisted this theory originally, I am now...

While I resisted this theory originally, I am now almost convinced that Bell, Shaw(Corus) and Rogers have no intention to creating viable streaming services. After all, streaming TV will ultimately...
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-23, 06:22 PM
Replies: 436
Views: 112,844
Posted By CSA60
Not to mention they don't even have enough...

Not to mention they don't even have enough bandwidth for compressed 1080i/720p.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-17, 03:10 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
I'm gonna complain directly to Bell by dropping...

I'm gonna complain directly to Bell by dropping them. Waiting until the end of the year though for Telus to come out with it's pick-and-pay.
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-16, 11:30 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 57,296
Posted By CSA60
Never watched it because it wasn't in HD.

Never watched it because it wasn't in HD.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2016-03-14, 12:02 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 81,510
Posted By CSA60
As far as I can tell, Telus does allow you to...

As far as I can tell, Telus does allow you to sign up with no contract, you just don't get the same perks as you would if you sign onto a two year contract. And although it still difficult to make a...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2016-03-13, 08:06 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 81,510
Posted By CSA60
darkesha I haven't been a Shaw customer for...

darkesha

I haven't been a Shaw customer for over 16 years but they advertise data caps on their website. Are you sure they don't charge overage?

Also, I am thinking of switching over to...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2016-03-12, 09:49 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 81,510
Posted By CSA60
That's collusion and is illegal.

That's collusion and is illegal.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-10, 01:28 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
That's why I own all my own equipment. I...

That's why I own all my own equipment. I generally try to buy 2nd hand (Craigslist) or during boxing day sales and I think I generally end up paying somewhere between 50 - 60% of the regular retail...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-10, 11:44 AM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
That's exactly our situation. There are only 7...

That's exactly our situation. There are only 7 channels we want beyond Canadian Networks and PBS. To get them all we would have had to subscribe to Bell's most expensive "Best" package. As it...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-09, 03:17 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
I just switch to the Starter (Skinny Basic)...

I just switch to the Starter (Skinny Basic) package with Bell Satellite TV and the US Networks were in fact included in the package contrary to what I said before. This is not advertised on the Bell...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-08, 03:41 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
I'm with Bell Satellite and ultimately I'm...

I'm with Bell Satellite and ultimately I'm planning on switching to Telus Optik at the end of the year when pick & pay arrives (but we'll have to run the numbers at that time).

In the meantime...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-04, 07:47 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
Bell is not including US channels in the Starter...

Bell is not including US channels in the Starter package for satellite customers.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-03, 10:59 AM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
It's about protecting all their media investments...

It's about protecting all their media investments (although admittedly sports is a major one). Between them they own almost everything we watch on TV and they want to make sure there are as many...
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-02, 03:40 PM
Replies: 436
Views: 112,844
Posted By CSA60
Yeah, I switched from the exact same package to...

Yeah, I switched from the exact same package to the Better Package which includes AMC and all those CW channels a while ago and so they took them out of the Movie Central and apparently TMN packages...
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-02, 03:03 PM
Replies: 436
Views: 112,844
Posted By CSA60
bluedrongo Are you on one of the Legacy...

bluedrongo

Are you on one of the Legacy packages? With the exception of CraveTV they removed all those when they introduced Good, Better, Best.
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-02, 02:49 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 59,946
Posted By CSA60
Inglewood - playing games or completely clueless....

Inglewood - playing games or completely clueless. Right now their Webpage is a dogs breakfast. While checking on the options of downgrading from Select Package to Starter in Vancouver, I don't even...
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-03-01, 05:51 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
It's OK, but they don't seem to be aware of Telus...

It's OK, but they don't seem to be aware of Telus Optik. Typical Eastern viewpoint. :-)
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-01, 05:41 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 59,946
Posted By CSA60
I thought I was going crazy but then I realized...

I thought I was going crazy but then I realized you had to log in to see it. I'm on Select Package so mine says Good 2 and Select. So it appears that Good 2 is same as the old Good (maybe a...
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-01, 04:38 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 59,946
Posted By CSA60
HaHa! Good last point there. What do you...

HaHa! Good last point there.

What do you mean "a second good pack is created?"
Forum: Bell Satellite TV   2016-03-01, 04:19 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 59,946
Posted By CSA60
PardoxInsanity, I would say I agree and disagree....

PardoxInsanity, I would say I agree and disagree.
Certainly it was somewhat predictable, but I think you might agree that:

1) It is worse than most other BDU's without Bell in the name and...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2016-03-01, 03:57 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 81,510
Posted By CSA60
Leaving Bell Satellite TV after 16 years

Well March 1 has gone by and Bell have shown themselves to be completely contemptuous of consumers by not only making their ‘Skinny Basic’ virtually unworkable for the average subscriber but also by...
Forum: Home Computing   2016-02-27, 11:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,147
Posted By CSA60
Special Characters (Split from Skinny Thread)

Thank you so much for that. I'm not sure how that happen because I actually looked up whether naivety was acceptable because I didn't know how to do the accent aigu for the Canadian version....
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2016-02-26, 11:07 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 92,638
Posted By CSA60
Please remind me, where did I exhibit such...

Please remind me, where did I exhibit such nativity.
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