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  1. Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television
    Hello, I have OTA at my house and I really enjoy it. I have learned a lot from this Forum, thank you. My son and daughter-in-law have a house in NW Calgary but can't drag in the channels like I can. I've tried a few different antennas but haven't gone the 'pro' route of antennas yet. I was...
  2. Free to Air Satellite Television
    Hello: Maybe someone can help me out. I'm totally new. Here the problem. I've got a 1.9m motorize dish feeding a skystar-HD2, with a BSC-621 dual band LNB (5150,10750) I'm located in southern Ontario. For example I can receive on AMC-1 PBS 4091 V 14029, but nothing else tunes in. I would think...
  3. Sasktel
    I am looking at getting Sasktel MaxTV and Internet. Installation of the ethernet cabling is included. Does anyone have recent experience with the cabling? how's the quality? do the cables run inside the walls or do part of the cables run on the surface of the wall? did the wall jacks look...
  4. Bell Aliant Home Phone, Internet, IPTV
    Hey all, I'm upgrading my internet and phone to FibreOp tomorrow. I install Bell TV (satellite) for a living, but don't deal with the phone and internet at all, so I just have a few questions regarding the install to make sure I can make it as easy for the guys showing up tomorrow as possible...
  5. Free to Air Satellite Television
    Hi everyone, I used to have free to air tv, but when it went offline for awhile, didn't get it vack to work until a bit. I am now looking for how it works nowadays. In my time we used usb keys with sonicview. What do I need now. Do I need to change my dish positionning (used to be set up on...
  6. HDTV: Front/Rear Projection Screens & Televisions
    Hey all, Spent the entire day searching and reading and searching and reading (the internet as a whole, but google of course led me here more than a few times) ... I'm moving into a new condo on the 30th with an 18.9' living room, so of course I'm going front projector all the way (w/ a 9.2...
  7. OTA Reception Results
    Getting started. I live just north of the Racetrack/Casino, Quinn Rd I have lived with rabbit ears for years and want to upgrade to an outside antenna system for 3 TVs picking up as much UHF and VHF signals as possible to start with. By living with cheap rabbit ears running two TVs for years, I...
  8. Home Theatre Construction
    Hi Guys, I am new to this forum and I need help somehow making these work. These are all I have can somebody help me put them together without burning the receiver. I dont even know if the current receiver can handle this but other wise I will purchase a new one. I included the specs of the...
  9. Industry News
    According to a report from Reuters, Wal-Mart Stores in the United States has being rolling out a new home installation service for televisions, home theatres and computers. The company began rolling out the service early in October and says it will be available through all U.S. stores in time...
  10. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    Here's the deal. I have never subscribed to Bell ExpressVu before and I just bought three new receivers from London Drugs. Two are the HD PVR Plus receivers and one is the basic HD receiver (6131). None of the receivers came with smart cards, I thought that they required cards? Anyway, I...
  11. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    So I recently decided to add another dish and a couple of recievers. I have 4 9200 pvrs at home (all proffesioanlly installed) and working well. I bought a dish and 2 3100 refurb combo at the bell store (the guy said they were old models but that was the only box that came with a dish. I spent...
  12. Where Can I buy and general buying discussions
    Not sure if this is the correct forum to post this question. I bought a plasma TV and HT system from Visions the other day and purchased their $99 installation deal. THis includes delivery and setup of the TV and HT. Does anyone out there have any experiance with this? I am wondering exactly...
  13. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    Hello, I am having problems setting up my 6141HD reciever. I think I have read just about every thread on this site and I still haven't come across someone having the same problem that I am having. I set my dish up and found a signal for 91 (about 86%) with the skew set for my location...
  14. Rogers Cable TV
    I just got basic Rogers digital cable with the MeTV package. We have one digital box in the living room. I'm new to the whole digital cable thing so any help would be appreciated. By hooking up other TV's to coax outlets from previous cable hookups, will we be able to get any channels? If we...
  15. Bell Satellite TV
    From press release issued today Customers who order Express Install will receive next-day installation of Bell TV, Bell Internet and Bell Home Phone services. A single one-time fee of $59.95 applies to all next-day Express Installs whether a customer orders it for one, two or all three Bell...
  16. Bell Satellite TV
    In the second post of this thread are ten tips (each with its own video) from BellTV that can help BellTV customers fix many common problems associated with their BellTV or ExpressVu receivers once they have been installed. Hopefully these tips can help some of our members from having to make a...
  17. Rogers High Speed Internet and Home Phone
    Hello everyone, I was wondering if anyone knew the installation process for the Rogers home phone. I was having a bet with my buddy that almost every installation they do for home phones (switching from one provider to another) do not require the cable box outside and that it's all done in...
  18. Bell Satellite TV Hardware Installation Forum
    There has been a lot of discussion on the 92XX regarding installation; so much so that I've decided to put together this thread. Now, let me start off by saying that I haven't installed a 92XX myself; most of this info has come through my own research and reading online. If you find anything...
  19. Over-The-Air (OTA) Digital Television
    Okay, some of you might be stuck with HAVING to use the attic for your OTA antenna, but boy oh boy does it cost you signal strength and cause a bunch of other problems. If you are thinking about it or you have no other choice, at least be aware of the situation at hand. I saw a great post about...
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