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  1. Items for Sale
    6131 HD receiver $50 3100 SD receiver $20 manuals for both Dish, 2x LNBs, SW44, power injector - free but you have to take the dish down (I am disabled & can't climb). Contact Peter [email protected] 416-236-2915 click link for picture https://1drv.ms/f/s!AiMsGRQLO0z3hzTBcC8Z6FgPxRHc
  2. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    I just inherited a 9242. Current receiver is a 6131 with an external hard drive for PVR capabilities. Dish is up on the roof, but looks like the dual LNB feeds into an SW21 switch that is located very near the dish, then a single cable feeds off the roof and into the house. We went through an...
  3. Industry News
    Bell TV, formerly known as Bell ExpressVu, Dish Network Canada and ExpressVu Dish Network, is the division of Bell Canada that provides Direct-to-Home satellite television service across Canada. The service, which launched on September 10, 1997, has over 1.8 million subscribers and competes...
  4. Industry News
    Bell Satellite TV, still known by many Canadians as Bell ExpressVu, this week began an exchange program that will see the company replace every Bell TV MPEG-2 HD satellite receiver currently in use with upgraded MPEG 4-HD receivers. Under the plan, Bell will replace an estimated 240,000 High...
  5. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    Some background: I have two 6131s connected to a single dish using 2 SW21 switches. Around a month ago, I lost all satellite signal - 0 strength on both satellites on one of the 6131s. I called Bell twice over the span of 2 days to troubleshoot and nothing worked. I came home from work the...
  6. Home Theatre Construction
    Hi folks, Wondering if you might be able to help me with a small issue. I recently purchased HDMI over CAT6 wall plates from Monoprice I haven't been able to get a signal through with my Bell 6131 receiver. After reading through alot of the customer reviews, people talk about DirecTV...
  7. Bell Satellite TV PVR, HD PVR and HD Receivers
    Bell replaced my 6131 under warranty. I had recordings on my EHD that I would like to view on the new 6131. I copied the files from both partitions on my EHD to my PC using ext2fsd. After the new 6131 formatted the drive I copied all of the files from the backed up EHD partition only back to the...
  8. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    After finally getting an HDTV I was excited to watch some HD channels, but none show up on the guide. After going through the satellite and transponder combo's and check switches with help from Bell, nothing worked. They told me it was because my dish is too small and I need to get a 20". Do I...
  9. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    Should I use 1 or 2 dishes? This is my situation: - I have an existing Bell ExpressVu 18” dish with dual-LNBs; - The dish is aimed at Sat.91 (84% signal); - Each RG6 coax-cable is connected to a separate 3100 SD-receiver; - I’ve had this set-up for about 9 years, and it has worked well. I now...
  10. Bell Satellite TV PVR, HD PVR and HD Receivers
    This discussion thread is for owners to discuss the new ExpressVu 6131 HD Receiver when it becomes available. Any posts discussing when it will be available or from NON-owners will be deleted and the poster will receive an infraction. Once again, this thread is for OWNERS only. For...
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