Canadian TV, Computing and Home Theatre Forums - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 30 of 240
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: NovaMan
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   Today, 03:05 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
The same can be said of video, you can generally...

The same can be said of video, you can generally stream them from other sources, also. One can't beat the convenience of just tuning in the Sat. channel, be it video or audio, IMHO.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   Today, 11:29 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
Will there be an opening for 7 Canadian radio...

Will there be an opening for 7 Canadian radio stations now that Spokane is no longer carried? If so, we should have channels from every province in the lineup.

My suggestions:
OZ FM St. Johns,...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-07-04, 08:48 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
All true Billy34, but tvmaster and I were...

All true Billy34, but tvmaster and I were discussing the Comedy network, not the big USA nets. Seattle has been in HD for a long time all ready and yes Spokane Nets will be dropped.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2019-07-03, 08:31 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 74,121
Posted By NovaMan
MCIBUS, Wikipedia has a list of the recording...

MCIBUS, Wikipedia has a list of the recording equipment used for 4K video. It does indeed use different types of cameras.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_4K_video_recording_devices
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-07-03, 04:39 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
Personally, I would rather have one HD channel...

Personally, I would rather have one HD channel than 2 Standard Def. ones. I guess everyone does not have the same opinions when it comes to HD signals. I like the new lineup. A west HD channel...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-24, 06:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By NovaMan
I agree with ExDilbert. With Shaw Direct...

I agree with ExDilbert. With Shaw Direct reception is very reliable. As RuralRouter states your reception may be obstructed by trees or
as 57 our Moderator says, " it sounds as though the dish is...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-24, 06:42 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
One slight flaw that I've noticed on the guide of...

One slight flaw that I've noticed on the guide of my 630 PVR (since changing to the New Channel Lineup) are the listing of 6 non existing channels.
Channels 641 to 646 are listed with the...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-23, 02:17 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
cmiller, if I had read your post a couple of days...

cmiller, if I had read your post a couple of days ago, I probably would have been afraid to change my lineup. But, I have had no issues with the new lineup, yet.
tvmaster, yes, the chat feature,...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-22, 05:36 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
I switched today to the National Channel Lineup,...

I switched today to the National Channel Lineup, and I like the way it's arranged. I used the Chat feature and it was fast; about 5 minutes.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-11, 08:47 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
The sooner we get one numbering system the...

The sooner we get one numbering system the better. I agree that 3 will be just ridiculous!
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-10, 09:28 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
Thanks for the update LonSat. And sorry...

Thanks for the update LonSat. And sorry MikeDRiley, I have to keep my who, what, where, when, and why straight.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-10, 07:37 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
A while ago k801809 posted: "You can opt in...

A while ago k801809 posted:

"You can opt in on June 11th if you're Classic. If you're Advanced, you'll wake up to the new lineup on June 11th automatically

That sounds like it will be automatic...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-06-10, 06:20 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
What time will all channel numbers change for...

What time will all channel numbers change for Advanced Lineup People, and what channels will change tomorrow for Classic Lineup Folks?
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-05-31, 08:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 24,745
Posted By NovaMan
It seems to be the physical connection that...

It seems to be the physical connection that causes the problems and according to their web page is impossible. But I have found that many "digital minds" on this Forum have often figured out "legal"...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-05-31, 04:44 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 24,745
Posted By NovaMan
All video output (e.g., HDMI) is blocked for...

All video output (e.g., HDMI) is blocked for Android. Why? From my laptop, using Chrome, I can feed video and audio from FreeRange with no problems, but when I hook up my Android device the notice...
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2019-05-23, 03:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 151
Posted By NovaMan
1,000 Greatest Country Songs

Now on free preview on SiriusXm channel 4, for all the country music fans out there, the 1,000 greatest country songs of all time..in order from No. 1,000 to No. 1!

It started on May 15 but it...
Forum: SiriusXM Satellite Radio   2019-05-03, 10:48 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 125
Posted By NovaMan
That Warmer Time of Year

Yes, I guess it's prom time in many schools, across North America. SiriusXM is now running their limited time Prom Channel. On Prom Radio (Ch. 4), you’ll hear prom classics from the ’80s, ’90s and...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-04-22, 07:44 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
Ripping off a band-aid fast is often the best...

Ripping off a band-aid fast is often the best method..Get the pain of new channel numbers over quickly.

It's time to rip off the band-aids. It's time to open up the wounds and let them heal.
...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-04-22, 03:31 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 133,714
Posted By NovaMan
Yes, excellent work..Just one question. By...

Yes, excellent work..Just one question. By Summer Shaw Direct will be operating with one, national lineup. Why are we classic customers waiting until July 1st to change; and why in smaller phases? ...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-04-01, 04:21 PM
Replies: 1,591
Views: 441,118
Posted By NovaMan
Yes, Jasper Joe, but you gain CBC News Network HD...

Yes, Jasper Joe, but you gain CBC News Network HD and CTV News Channel HD and you still have CTV Ottawa for your local news.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2019-04-01, 10:09 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,767
Posted By NovaMan
Watch CBC News Network for real am news. As...

Watch CBC News Network for real am news. As Tidus says, the rest are all infotainment.
Forum: Television Industry / Channels and Providers   2019-03-28, 04:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,498
Posted By NovaMan
Here in Rural Nova Scotia, I don't get any CTV...

Here in Rural Nova Scotia, I don't get any CTV simsubs. I get local Halifax Global simsubs and CITY simsubs from Montreal. The CITY simsubs are the only ones that I have an issue with, since NS...
Forum: AM/ FM, Internet Radio and Music Industry   2019-03-26, 12:20 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 33,368
Posted By NovaMan
CING 95.3, now Energy, is heard coast to coast on...

CING 95.3, now Energy, is heard coast to coast on Shaw Direct Satellite channel 862.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-03-25, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1,591
Views: 441,118
Posted By NovaMan
I'm not a moderator but I'm sure your link would...

I'm not a moderator but I'm sure your link would be allowed. The rules read:

"No Commercial posts and links are allowed - Commercial is anything that is not a personal website (i.e./ has a...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-03-08, 10:00 PM
Replies: 1,591
Views: 441,118
Posted By NovaMan
I would vote (if they gave us a vote) for one set...

I would vote (if they gave us a vote) for one set of channel numbers, with channels grouped in more logical order. We would all need to learn new numbers, but in the end the setup would make more...
Forum: On the Web   2019-02-19, 04:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 856
Posted By NovaMan
Yes, that is an entertaining ad, MCIBUS!

Yes, that is an entertaining ad, MCIBUS!
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-02-08, 05:51 PM
Replies: 1,591
Views: 441,118
Posted By NovaMan
I like this LONSat, and do away with the two...

I like this LONSat, and do away with the two lineups in favour of one. Your new one looks a lot more like Classic than Advanced.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-02-07, 09:02 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 241,169
Posted By NovaMan
Update... Shaw Direct passed the test. The 7pm...

Update... Shaw Direct passed the test. The 7pm Atlantic schedule was sim-subbed correctly. Well done!!
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-02-01, 05:59 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 241,169
Posted By NovaMan
Yes, all looked good this week. Unfortunately,...

Yes, all looked good this week. Unfortunately, it is not NTV that changes their schedule as often as Global Halifax. Global Halifax shows the odd 7 pm change in program most weeks . This week, I...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2019-01-28, 03:43 PM
Replies: 650
Views: 241,169
Posted By NovaMan
Last week it did say Chicago Med, 7pm on Global...

Last week it did say Chicago Med, 7pm on Global and Chicago Med, 8pm on NTV. This week our grid is showing Entertainment Tonight on both channels at the same time.

While we are on the topic:
...
Showing results 1 to 30 of 240

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome