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Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2017-09-26, 09:49 AM
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Posted By kcowan
The other thing you might try is to make the...

The other thing you might try is to make the Toronto address your new home address with 3 receivers.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-07-13, 11:38 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
So then the extra channels from G1 will just...

So then the extra channels from G1 will just disappear as he drives further south. But he would be wise to get a 1 metre dish for the camper because then he can receive those channels further south?
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2013-06-08, 03:38 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
I was just talking to SD about adding a used 630...

I was just talking to SD about adding a used 630 (before buying it) and they offered a new one for only $5/mo if I made a 3-year commitment. I declined because I have a phobia about getting locked...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-12-26, 02:22 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
Officially SD does not approve viewing of their...

Officially SD does not approve viewing of their services in both locations at once. In practice, there is no way for them to monitor it. So you are on your honour!
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-12-12, 02:59 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
1 in LR 1 in MBR at home. Away PVR in LR, PVR...

1 in LR 1 in MBR at home.
Away PVR in LR, PVR in MBR, Kitchen, Guest room.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-07-25, 12:40 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
Sometimes when we get to the cottage, I have to...

Sometimes when we get to the cottage, I have to request a reset but I do it online.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-07-18, 11:45 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
I always call in. I think the activation would be...

I always call in. I think the activation would be no problem but I have never de-activated online. The installer said to just activate the new one. He implied that de-activation was not necessary...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-07-16, 07:19 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
I would try to register all your receivers, and...

I would try to register all your receivers, and wait for Shaw to comment on you being over the limit. The Shaw Installer mentioned to me that they are OK with individual users being over the limit as...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-07-11, 12:33 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
I wonder about people with home, cottage and RV...

I wonder about people with home, cottage and RV or boat. My buddy falls in that category (actually a boat and an RV).
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-07-04, 05:32 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
You should have no problem. I bought a place in...

You should have no problem. I bought a place in PV and had a local supplier install a 75e dish. Then we hooked it up to the 530 that i had activated in Vancouver and voila it worked. No calls needed....
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-05-17, 02:16 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
Buy a receiver off craigslist and call them to...

Buy a receiver off craigslist and call them to verify that it can be activated on your account, then pay the extra $5, then ask them to send you a dish.
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2011-03-07, 03:16 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
If you rely on the contract's fine print, you...

If you rely on the contract's fine print, you will noy enjoy you SD service! Just relax and follow the advice from this forum
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2010-06-21, 03:41 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
You will have to buy a dish for your summer...

You will have to buy a dish for your summer cabin. Then buy a receiver. Both on craigslist. When you have it all hooked up, call Shaw D to activate it.

Dealing with Best Buy is a separate issue.
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Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2009-08-10, 11:46 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
And he would be deprived of experiencing the same...

And he would be deprived of experiencing the same stuff that his family is getting!

BTW I bought my receivers off craigslist from a guy who was taking them to Cabo when his "clients" cancelled...
Forum: Shaw Direct Satellite   2009-08-03, 08:06 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 172,748
Posted By kcowan
So if the kids stay home, do you have to make...

So if the kids stay home, do you have to make them promise not to watch TV? This seems to be silly. Is it political?
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