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Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-22, 05:20 AM
Replies: 233
Views: 103,892
Posted By QCK
Thanks to Rob T for the message above, and some...

Thanks to Rob T for the message above, and some personal advice, I was able to do an hard drive install as well with a "Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB 2.5 Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-76E1T0B/AM)" hard...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2018-03-22, 08:36 AM
Replies: 826
Views: 436,281
Posted By QCK
Anik F2 went in service in Oct 2004. Anik F1R...

Anik F2 went in service in Oct 2004. Anik F1R went in service in Oct 2005.

I searched some to find out when they would be replaced but haven't found anything yet. If anyone knows any information...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2017-10-26, 02:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,504
Posted By QCK
Anytime I have an issue with just one or two...

Anytime I have an issue with just one or two transponders it has been a dish alignment issue.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2017-09-01, 11:52 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 486,149
Posted By QCK
I would upgrade to the 75cm dish, not only will...

I would upgrade to the 75cm dish, not only will you get a stronger signal but it will help with rain fade as well. 10 points and Ecb number will be better as Jim mentioned.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2017-05-19, 08:18 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 67,885
Posted By QCK
Well try it and let us know, I'd love to be able...

Well try it and let us know, I'd love to be able to do this as well.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2017-05-19, 01:58 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 67,885
Posted By QCK
You will need one line for each individual tuner...

You will need one line for each individual tuner from either a multi-switch or the LNB at the dish. No splitters allowed to feed a Shaw Direct 630 PVR, sorry.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2017-05-11, 07:53 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,788
Posted By QCK
The latter, after the loss from rain my picture...

The latter, after the loss from rain my picture comes back, and shortly after that the any recordings will continue.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2017-05-11, 03:01 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 21,788
Posted By QCK
I have four 630s running and have not had this...

I have four 630s running and have not had this problem arise.
Forum: Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum   2017-04-27, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 497,419
Posted By QCK
That is correct.

That is correct.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2015-02-05, 08:19 AM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 913,158
Posted By QCK
A factory reset will not solve the problem. All...

A factory reset will not solve the problem. All times are from Shaw's own reference to what the start of the hour is.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-10-26, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 913,158
Posted By QCK
lmao, it seemed like it was so close at one time....

lmao, it seemed like it was so close at one time.

Programming fixes from SD are few and far between and even when the make them they do not usually fix the issues correctly. Case in point the 630s...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-09-23, 02:00 AM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 486,149
Posted By QCK
Yes you can do this, as you know you will not get...

Yes you can do this, as you know you will not get any channels from the G1 satellite, but the rest of the channels will work fine. I'd get the 75cm Xku LNB to put on your Texas dish so the focal...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-08-15, 05:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,991
Posted By QCK
Yea that sucks, and I see on their website that...

Yea that sucks, and I see on their website that they want $199.99 for Leafs TV!

Unreal...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-08-11, 03:18 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 92,731
Posted By QCK
It's not you, the data typically gives you 12 to...

It's not you, the data typically gives you 12 to 13 days.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-07-21, 03:22 AM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 913,158
Posted By QCK
+1! :confused:

+1! :confused:
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-07-10, 11:40 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 36,837
Posted By QCK
Not a chance, you will still pay the same low...

Not a chance, you will still pay the same low rate.
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2014-07-03, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,710
Posted By QCK
The 101st Grey Cup was last year...

The 101st Grey Cup was last year...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2014-03-24, 10:11 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 247,395
Posted By QCK
Dish Network charges between $7 - $17 for each...

Dish Network charges between $7 - $17 for each additional receiver & the warranty is another $7 a month. Seriously there is no reason to complain about $5.99 and the warranty included for up to six...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-12-22, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 913,158
Posted By QCK
No the 630 has not changed physically. I'd call...

No the 630 has not changed physically. I'd call SD up and ask for customer retentions and see if they will give you some money off of one. Ask for free shipping too.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-08-23, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 913,158
Posted By QCK
It just happened to me twice in the past few...

It just happened to me twice in the past few days. :(
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-07-10, 02:46 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 170,573
Posted By QCK
Yes the non-powered Zinwell WB68 multi-switch...

Yes the non-powered Zinwell WB68 multi-switch works just fine with Shaw Direct and it costs far less.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-05-23, 11:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,610
Posted By QCK
The receivers still reboot for no apparent reason...

The receivers still reboot for no apparent reason with this update :(

Well really I know the reason, poor programming code with does not handle the memory well. I just keep wishing they would hire...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-05-10, 10:58 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 110,041
Posted By QCK
Today I requested the new LNB and the CSR said it...

Today I requested the new LNB and the CSR said it would be $50 including the install. I asked her if she could wave the fee and she said ok. No issues or haggles. Having it installed Monday. The will...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-03-26, 02:43 AM
Replies: 611
Views: 206,794
Posted By QCK
Yes Im'm sure he was.

Yes Im'm sure he was.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-02-14, 08:58 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 486,149
Posted By QCK
No issues with this. I have HAFH so they know I'm...

No issues with this. I have HAFH so they know I'm in the US some of the time.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-01-03, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,334
Posted By QCK
The online refresh has not worked for me for some...

The online refresh has not worked for me for some time now. It seems you must call now to get a re-hit.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2012-10-15, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,042
Views: 913,158
Posted By QCK
It is just bad dish alignment or tree branches...

It is just bad dish alignment or tree branches have grown in the way. If there are no tree branches in the way adjust the dish yourself or get a service tech out. Your dish probably has moved...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2012-09-09, 08:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,497
Posted By QCK
ditto, thanks. Just no way I'm paying $50/month...

ditto, thanks. Just no way I'm paying $50/month just for the NFL.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2012-08-28, 04:58 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 25,038
Posted By QCK
I sent a request through email for the NFLST &...

I sent a request through email for the NFLST & NHLCI combo package and the NFL Redzone at the pricing they had last year and their response says the old pricing is not available anymore. It is stange...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2012-08-04, 10:51 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 65,296
Posted By QCK
No, there is no issue with that button and the...

No, there is no issue with that button and the new firmware, maybe a problem with your remote.
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