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Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   Today, 06:57 AM
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Posted By LONSat
Ok CBS and Global Toronto are both on F birds so...

Ok CBS and Global Toronto are both on F birds so it not a G1 issue. I believe ExDilbert is correct there is some sort of blackout/failed simsub going on. Someone at Shaw should be able to tell you...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   Yesterday, 03:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By LONSat
Quiche. There are dessert Quiches too.

Quiche. There are dessert Quiches too.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   Yesterday, 09:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 425
Posted By LONSat
What type of LNB do you have an old barrel type...

What type of LNB do you have an old barrel type or a quad LNB hopefully xLnb to get all three satellites. You say single line, and that got me thinking of the old days when most of the English...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   Yesterday, 09:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 425
Posted By LONSat
Do you have a multi switch. Are your cables...

Do you have a multi switch. Are your cables connected from the LNB to the proper input. Another unusual possibility would be you have the wrong channel map for the type of LNB you have and the...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-21, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By LONSat
Copying this from another site: Shaw Direct...

Copying this from another site:

Shaw Direct has recently implemented the third and final phase of its transition plan from MPEG-2 to MPEG-4 satellite encoding. This change will bring many exciting...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-20, 09:29 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 57,342
Posted By LONSat
Jimsathome You said in a reply above that the...

Jimsathome You said in a reply above that the chart had been updated as of Aug 14. The date at the top the page doesn't refer necessarily to the Anik bird, the date is just the date that the...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-19, 09:14 PM
Replies: 912
Views: 139,564
Posted By LONSat
They will be on F1R T3 ...

They will be on F1R T3

https://www.shawbroadcast.com/Documents/2019/aug/15/Ph_3_Seq_Events-MPEG2_MPEG4_TABLE_V_17.pdf

Step 11
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-19, 09:58 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 57,342
Posted By LONSat
Ask and you shall receive

Jimsathome Hopefully this helps

https://drive.google.com/file/d/18ZzTdPydY138lopyfzk3WcqkGdvBfVMx/view?usp=sharing

The file at the link above lists all the final channel locations based on...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-18, 09:58 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 57,342
Posted By LONSat
The spreadsheet I linked to is only F1R and F2 no...

The spreadsheet I linked to is only F1R and F2 no G1 signals included. Tp17 and tp 18 are Bell Media controlled. Once Shaw is down with the conversion those Standard Definition signals will no...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-17, 10:16 PM
Replies: 912
Views: 139,564
Posted By LONSat
I have posted plenty of things about the changes...

I have posted plenty of things about the changes with links to all the changes which included the fact that Spokane would disappear. The Spokane channel drops has been talked about here at digital...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-17, 02:56 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 57,342
Posted By LONSat
Jimsathome At this link...

Jimsathome

At this link https://www.shawbroadcast.com/Content/English/mpeg4.htm look for Final outcome F1R F2 phase 3

I think the next link will take you directly to excel sheet
...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-16, 10:11 AM
Replies: 912
Views: 139,564
Posted By LONSat
Just like too many cooks, too many channel...

Just like too many cooks, too many channel maps................. ;)
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-15, 09:52 PM
Replies: 912
Views: 139,564
Posted By LONSat
They are scheduled to drop Sep 25

They are scheduled to drop Sep 25
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-15, 12:04 PM
Replies: 912
Views: 139,564
Posted By LONSat
Interesting CNBC was on the Shaw Broadcast...

Interesting CNBC was on the Shaw Broadcast schedule to be dropped from F1R but I believe it is also on F2 still Std Def but in it's future HD spot. I wonder if the channel map is pointing to the...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-15, 09:48 AM
Replies: 912
Views: 139,564
Posted By LONSat
August 15 2019 Standard Definition Channel drops

The following channels in Standard Definition will drop today

The second column indicates where the HD version is located (satellite)
G1 HD version highlighted in yellow - lost to some
Pale...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-15, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 447,300
Posted By LONSat
Never thought I would ever read the line Dildo...

Never thought I would ever read the line Dildo culture at digital home.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-14, 02:41 PM
Replies: 271
Views: 57,342
Posted By LONSat
Bayguy I believe Jimsathome issue is that he has...

Bayguy I believe Jimsathome issue is that he has at least one dead feed line so he will be missing some signals be they vertical or horizontal from one orbital slot. As Shaw drops Std Def signals...
Forum: News, Weather, and Sports   2019-08-13, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By LONSat
hashtag? I always thought people were pounding...

hashtag? I always thought people were pounding things ;)
Forum: What's On Television?   2019-08-13, 01:07 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 17,627
Posted By LONSat
For anyone who shifted to Shaw Directs National...

For anyone who shifted to Shaw Directs National channel lineup zap2it has added the National lineup as a choice for online listings.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-13, 09:05 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 447,300
Posted By LONSat
Yes those channels will be moving to an F bird...

Yes those channels will be moving to an F bird and according to Shaw's schedule they will be dual fed (on both G1 and F2) starting September 23rd. They should be available between the 23rd and the...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-12, 09:40 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 447,300
Posted By LONSat
Canucktraveller - that list is neither the...

Canucktraveller - that list is neither the Classic or Advanced lineup, it is based on the new National numbering sequence that everyone will eventually migrate to. For now just use it as a...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-12, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 447,300
Posted By LONSat
mellaby You are welcome. Of course the listing...

mellaby You are welcome. Of course the listing is subject to change any time in the future and of course E & OE applies.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-12, 12:37 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 447,300
Posted By LONSat
I created this channel listing based on the...

I created this channel listing based on the information from Shaw Broadcast and Shaw Direct. When all the transitions are done, largely by the end of September, the following link shows you what...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2019-08-09, 11:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 502
Posted By LONSat
Gentleman I saw plenty of complaints about...

Gentleman I saw plenty of complaints about Rogers home phone and internet services being down tonight and spotty phone service for the last week for some. Downdetector shows Rogers customers from...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2019-08-09, 09:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 502
Posted By LONSat
It’s a Rogers issue and they haven’t said what...

It’s a Rogers issue and they haven’t said what caused the outage yet.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-08, 10:43 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 28,743
Posted By LONSat
If you are getting all your channels with the old...

If you are getting all your channels with the old LNB and not the new xLNB then the channel map for that receiver is not the correct one for the xLNB (ie the newer LNB)
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-08-08, 11:00 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 100,164
Posted By LONSat
I thought simsubs were only to replace a Canadian...

I thought simsubs were only to replace a Canadian signal over an American signal. I don't recall ever seeing a Canadian signal replace another Canadian signal. Is something unique to the Maritimes...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-07-31, 05:49 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 77,429
Posted By LONSat
Codes listed here ...

Codes listed here

https://assets.aws.shawdirect.ca/uploadedfiles/shawdirect/content/supportsection/files/mirc600_0313v2_urc600_new_logo%20(1).pdf

RCA 11547, 11447, 10047, 10051, 12434,
12247,...
Forum: Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television   2019-07-31, 04:25 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 119,634
Posted By LONSat
Global Toronto has been on the channel 41...

Global Toronto has been on the channel 41 frequency since it launched in analog and converted to digital. So by it using 41.1 is reflective of it's original channel. Once it moves to the frequency...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-07-31, 04:05 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 447,300
Posted By LONSat
Good to know for those with RV's and such. ;)

Good to know for those with RV's and such. ;)
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