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Forum: What's On In Sports?   2019-03-10, 01:57 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,473
Posted By Nickleback
Do you have to register with Sportnet's Premium...

Do you have to register with Sportnet's Premium service to see the Live feed?
Forum: What's On In Sports?   2018-04-13, 05:44 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,473
Posted By Nickleback
I just checked my Telus PVR recording schedule...

I just checked my Telus PVR recording schedule and magically there it was . Long Beach Grand Prix. Sportsnet 360 ( Channel 918HD ) at 1:00 PM PDST Sunday.

Funny thing is... I hadn't scheduled it...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2013-01-11, 01:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 15,877
Posted By Nickleback
The problem is not really with Telus or Cisco....

The problem is not really with Telus or Cisco. The problem is the HDMI standard which is an engineering nightmare. It is a very complex protocol..mainly because it is still in it's " teathing "...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2013-01-11, 01:09 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 22,184
Posted By Nickleback
Picked up a Telus CiS430-500 for $69.95 at Future...

Picked up a Telus CiS430-500 for $69.95 at Future Shop. Unfortunately sale ended on Jan 10th and the price is back up to $249.99. I'd recommnd flagging this product to notify you via E-Mail of sale...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2011-08-08, 07:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,094
Posted By Nickleback
New batteries usually solves that problem. Bright...

New batteries usually solves that problem. Bright sunlight can also affect the remote operation.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-11-06, 04:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,776
Posted By Nickleback
That's normal. When you reset the DSB it has to...

That's normal. When you reset the DSB it has to initialize the whole system again.

Check with Telus to see if you are on the new Optik service or the old MediaRoom service. Upgrading from one...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-11-06, 04:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,776
Posted By Nickleback
Message is now off. Telus has apparently repaired...

Message is now off. Telus has apparently repaired the pixelation problem on their end. Everything is working fine for me again.


Regarding your choice of routers. I notice you stated:

" He (...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-11-05, 10:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 11,776
Posted By Nickleback
Telus has a system problem right now. Techs are...

Telus has a system problem right now. Techs are aware of the problem and are working on it.

Don't know how many area's are affected, but it must be pretty wide, as Telus has a recorded message...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-10-04, 11:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,570
Posted By Nickleback
If I Hold the OK button down, my HD light does...

If I Hold the OK button down, my HD light does not blink, just the main power button.

This is on the new Optik platform.

Will check firmware version.
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-09-10, 11:43 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 246,002
Posted By Nickleback
Angry Just a note about my above reply. Before some...

Just a note about my above reply. Before some jumps in and starts blathering about " 1st posts " and "Shaw Employees"...I fully believe this scenario.

I have dealt with Telus Tier 1 CS " Out of...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-09-10, 11:18 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 246,002
Posted By Nickleback
Alicia..I am very sorry for your loss. ...

Alicia..I am very sorry for your loss.

Unfortunately, Telus's Tier 1 CS support is contracted out of Country and quite frankly their lack of Customer Service is appalling.

Call back, note the...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-08-29, 07:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,732
Posted By Nickleback
No... the PVR does not need to be installed by a...

No... the PVR does not need to be installed by a Telus Technician and programmed by them.



You can add a PVR any time you like...as long as you buy it new from Telus or any of it's affiliates....
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-29, 09:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 41,291
Posted By Nickleback
The purpose of this thread was to show people how...

The purpose of this thread was to show people how to save material already recorded to the PVR and to assist people on how to do that in case of a PVR switch out....as many are doing with the...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-28, 04:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 41,291
Posted By Nickleback
Copy from Hard Drive work around.

We all know that the Hard Drive contents are encrypted and that the contents cannot be copied.

However, I juts noted that my Panasonic Z85 has a full set of composite video and audio TV outputs. ...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-24, 03:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,846
Posted By Nickleback
Thank's for the reply. I just got hooked up on...

Thank's for the reply. I just got hooked up on May 12th.

Probably a coincidence, but a Telus truck was working in our back lane last week, two days later I got the software update. On a whim I...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-21, 01:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,651
Posted By Nickleback
Cisco 430 service password

Does any one have the service password to view details ( and advanced setup changes ) about your Cisco 430 PVR?

Or is it available on another screen other than " Configuration ".

You can PM...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-21, 01:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,846
Posted By Nickleback
Minerva software update question

Is there any site that will list the changes that a software update makes? I'm still on Minerva, and this morning I got a software upgrade to 3.1.134.04R ( I think that's right ).

Would be nice to...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-14, 12:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,397
Posted By Nickleback
If it happens again, try using component...

If it happens again, try using component connection for the audio as well. Usually the most reliable.

I was expecting you to say HDMI, with which handshake and audio issues are quite common....
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-13, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,397
Posted By Nickleback
Are you using HDMI connections or Component?

Are you using HDMI connections or Component?
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-13, 06:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 981
Posted By Nickleback
It would help if you told us what channels you...

It would help if you told us what channels you were trying to record it your programs on. Likely an issue with C1 flags due to copyright issues.

IE: TSN has the rights to all F1 races in Canada....
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-06-10, 03:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 22,002
Posted By Nickleback
Are you using an HDMI cable to connect your TV to...

Are you using an HDMI cable to connect your TV to the Telus PVR? Is so it could be a handshake issue.

My installer warned there were some funky issues when using HDMI. He recommended component...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-05-29, 01:39 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 13,561
Posted By Nickleback
You're using HDMI for HD and Component for SD? ...

You're using HDMI for HD and Component for SD?

Why is that?
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-05-29, 01:37 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 13,561
Posted By Nickleback
Regarding the low audio. My Telus installer...

Regarding the low audio. My Telus installer warned me about that.

He said that Telus is aware of the problem and hopefully will have it fixed within a couple of months. Apparently worse on the...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2010-05-28, 11:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,169
Posted By Nickleback
Fat32 has a size limitation of 32gb when...

Fat32 has a size limitation of 32gb when formatted with WinXP or Win2000.

When the Paragon Partition Manager crashed it probably hose the MBR on your external drive.

XP has limitations on what...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2010-05-28, 11:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,042
Posted By Nickleback
Don't worry about buying factory reconditioned...

Don't worry about buying factory reconditioned units. They can be great buys and in general go through the same testing procedures as the new units.

In some cases, refurbished parts go through a...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-05-27, 10:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,930
Posted By Nickleback
Well... if you live in BC, TV Week has all the...

Well... if you live in BC, TV Week has all the Channel numbers listed for all of the carriers clearly listed. I'm sure there must be similar publications in other Provinces.

Other than that, what...
Forum: Telus Mobility, Public Mobile, and Koodo Wireless   2010-05-27, 02:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,231
Posted By Nickleback
Wzup on June 8th?

Hmmmm...Telus has a countdown clock on their main site with a bit of a teaser....

http://telus.com/


Any...ahem..." rumours" as to what it may be? ;)
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-05-25, 08:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 13,561
Posted By Nickleback
Thumbs up BTW, I haven't tweaked my Picture setups on my TV...

BTW, I haven't tweaked my Picture setups on my TV since switching from Shaw to TTV. That definitely needs to be done. Color, tint, sharpness, etc all need to be changed slightly.

Once that is...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-05-25, 08:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 13,561
Posted By Nickleback
Thumbs up I found that SD picture quality with TTV, is...

I found that SD picture quality with TTV, is slightly less than on Shaw Cable using the analog mapping, on my Panasonic 42" plasma. HD is fine.

However, when you switch to the Shaw DT700 digital...
Forum: Telus IPTV (also known as Optik TV)   2010-05-16, 03:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,333
Posted By Nickleback
No Monaco F1 on Speed..

Now this is frustrating. I just switched over to TTV from Shaw. I have my Shaw connection as a secondary service until May 20th.

I'm a big F1 fan and like to record the F1 races on both TSN and...
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