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Forum: Shaw Gateway   2012-01-14, 11:32 PM
Replies: 1,366
Views: 261,669
Posted By hedge
I have kind of an odd problem with one of my...

I have kind of an odd problem with one of my portals, it seems that if the system (tv + receiver) has been off and I turn it on I must press the OK button on the portal remote for it to wake up...
Forum: Shaw Gateway   2012-01-07, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,366
Views: 261,669
Posted By hedge
I've had the spontaneous resets but tonight I had...

I've had the spontaneous resets but tonight I had a different issue. The portal completely locked up and I had to pull the plug on it but everything was fine after that. I've had it for 3 weeks and...
Forum: Shaw Gateway   2012-01-04, 11:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,846
Posted By hedge
it's now working for me too, I didn't do anything...

it's now working for me too, I didn't do anything differently and didn't have a tech visit so I guess they fixed it on their end.
Forum: Shaw Gateway   2012-01-02, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1,366
Views: 261,669
Posted By hedge
I tried searching both this thread and the forum...

I tried searching both this thread and the forum but didn't get any results related to the gateway, I was searching 'episode limit'
Forum: Shaw Gateway   2012-01-02, 12:55 PM
Replies: 1,366
Views: 261,669
Posted By hedge
Is anyone else having problems with the system...

Is anyone else having problems with the system ignoring episode limit settings? my daughter has a number of kids show series recordings and to limit the space they take up I have the episode limit...
Forum: Shaw Gateway   2011-12-21, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,846
Posted By hedge
I just got gateway installed on Saturday, I...

I just got gateway installed on Saturday, I should have all the updates. I'm getting this error... should I be or should it be fixed?
Forum: Shaw Gateway   2011-12-20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 452
Views: 237,455
Posted By hedge
I got mine installed on saturday. The only thing...

I got mine installed on saturday. The only thing that stood out in the wiring is the number of splitters, I think I have 4 splitters now. You'd think they'd have a box or something that had the...
Forum: Shaw Gateway   2011-12-18, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,673
Posted By hedge
Gateway series recordings questions

I just got my gateway installed yesterday. I swapped all my pvr's so I guess I'm all-in. I've been monitoring the gateway threads and done some searching but I can't find answers to my questions...
Forum: Shaw Cable HD tuner and HD PVR Discussion   2010-12-14, 12:44 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 31,950
Posted By hedge
I've been getting some 1 minute recordings as...

I've been getting some 1 minute recordings as well. In my case it seems to be that it tries to record a series recording on a channel I'm not subscribed to.
Forum: Home Computing   2010-04-19, 03:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,521
Posted By hedge
You could also just run more than 1 video card,...

You could also just run more than 1 video card, depending on the mb
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2010-04-15, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,153
Posted By hedge
actually, I was surprized to see the new ps3...

actually, I was surprized to see the new ps3 doesn't use the standard 'pc' power cable... or at lease mine doesn't. My old ps3 does have the standard pc cable.
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2009-09-07, 11:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,042
Posted By hedge
GPS with video input for backup cam

I'm looking for a GPS unit with a video input. I don't need bluetooth, audio playback or any of that. I like the Garmin units so I'm leaning towards the Nuvi 5000. I hate that it doesn't have a...
Forum: A/V Receivers and Amplifiers   2009-09-03, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 10,849
Posted By hedge
I'm not sure if it's the same code but I had a...

I'm not sure if it's the same code but I had a similar issue with my 1014 receiver, the mcacc light was flashing. I was able to reset it with the below procedure:

ENTER + VIDEO2 buttons on the...
Forum: Telus Mobility, Public Mobile, and Koodo Wireless   2009-07-09, 12:22 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 15,470
Posted By hedge
anyone heard any more if this will be a reality...

anyone heard any more if this will be a reality or not?

I had a problem with my bb tonight and was talking to a Technical CSR and she told me that will be rolling the iPhone's out on HSPA in the...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2009-04-02, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,559
Posted By hedge
Are you sure your pvr doesn't have the ability...

Are you sure your pvr doesn't have the ability already? You mentioned motorola, On shaw they have a timers section in the menu for this purpose.
Forum: Home Automation and Security   2009-03-05, 04:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 12,214
Posted By hedge
This is how mine was built (previous owner) Just...

This is how mine was built (previous owner) Just enough privacy but still fairly open. The 'walls' are also on hinges so they can be propped open like wings.
...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2009-01-30, 06:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,727
Posted By hedge
If it doesn't work, before hacking it up I would...

If it doesn't work, before hacking it up I would consider using an IR repeater like used in hidden cabinets. I have used the hotlink, for the price it works great.

see the thresd:...
Forum: Shaw Cable HD tuner and HD PVR Discussion   2009-01-23, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,483
Posted By hedge
Are you sure about that? When they are turned...

Are you sure about that? When they are turned 'off' the motor continues to run but it is not buffering so I belive the heads are moved off to the landing zone. I have one in my bedroom and it's...
Forum: Shaw Cable   2008-12-31, 10:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,332
Posted By hedge
I have 3 of the pvr's but I also have a windows...

I have 3 of the pvr's but I also have a windows media center setup. I have the following:
- vista ultimate
- Hauppauge WinTV PVR150 MCE w/ MCE Remote
- Shaw dct700 cable box

With this setup...
Forum: GPS Devices   2008-12-28, 12:04 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 23,764
Posted By hedge
I just bought and installed the Pioneer Avic...

I just bought and installed the Pioneer Avic F700BT. It's an in-dash model that also has ipod hookup, bluetooth for my phone etc. I really liked the idea of the all-in-one device so I didn't have...
Forum: Home Fix-up including Appliances, HVAC and Power Tools   2008-12-12, 10:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 27,026
Posted By hedge
I just changed from gas to electric in my house. ...

I just changed from gas to electric in my house. Thankfully it was pre-wired for 240.

The electrician ran 8/3 wire to the stove location but had installed a double 15 breaker. At the receptacle...
Forum: Shaw Cable   2008-12-10, 12:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,426
Posted By hedge
I like this addition. The golf channel was the...

I like this addition. The golf channel was the last channel I had to watch in SD, I think everything I watch is now HD.
Forum: Home Theatre Construction   2008-12-05, 05:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,691
Posted By hedge
I would also say no, even with the wood it is...

I would also say no, even with the wood it is just nowhere near as strong with the studs oriented backwards. Why on earth would they frame it like that?
Forum: Home Theatre Construction   2008-11-28, 08:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,164
Posted By hedge
cable signal over cat5?

I need an extra cable outlet in a room that would be very tough to fish. In said room there is an unused cat5 connection. Could I solder/crimp coax connectors on the end and use it for my cable tv...
Forum: Home Automation and Security   2008-11-19, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,591
Posted By hedge
thanks for the suggestions. I've done some...

thanks for the suggestions. I've done some googling and it sounds like surge protectors can cause issues. Also lots of complaints about nuisance tripping. I've never seen it before, I guess it...
Forum: Home Automation and Security   2008-11-18, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,591
Posted By hedge
tv causing AFCI to trip?

In my newly acquired house I have an AFCI breaker to protect the bedroom(s). It looks like this has been code since '02 (house built in '04). It seems that my bedroom tv system (tv + pvr) is...
Forum: Shaw Cable   2008-11-16, 12:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,523
Posted By hedge
Their are now 2 levels of skip. I use a harmony...

Their are now 2 levels of skip. I use a harmony remote so I'm not sure how the buttons map to your remote.

-page up / page down now skip ahead or back 5 minutes
-advance jumps 30 s
-replay goes...
Forum: Shaw Cable HD tuner and HD PVR Discussion   2008-11-09, 01:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,168
Posted By hedge
I've noticed that as well. It seems that you...

I've noticed that as well. It seems that you can't setup series recordings on some channels such as the movie central channels. Why would they remove that?
Forum: Shaw Cable HD tuner and HD PVR Discussion   2008-11-08, 07:55 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 28,578
Posted By hedge
I have mine hooked up via hdmi switching (3416,...

I have mine hooked up via hdmi switching (3416, Pioneer 1018) and I'm not having any problems.
Forum: Windows Computing   2008-11-04, 10:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,012
Posted By hedge
To add to Bhoward's list 4. provides a...

To add to Bhoward's list

4. provides a secure connection to your fileserver from outside via https. I can retrieve files from remote locations. It even zips them up for you into a package after...
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