Forum discussion tagged with MPEG DVB.
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    Video editing machine

    Hey, there has to be a VHR, dubbing AND editing MACHINE some where on this planet. I DO NOT want to go through my computer on this one !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Please help me find one !!!!! Thomas Sanislo-------
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    Help Me Find a Media Streamer

    I'm curently looking for a media streamer which fits the following requirements. I'm looking for advice directing me towards products which fit my requirements if possible. ■Can play AVI, MPEG, and also MKV files ■Has built in storage ■Can connect to home network (Windows shares) over WIFI and...
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    Bass master classic instruction manual snes

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    Solved! Seeking 2.1 Home Cinema Setup

    Hello all, I am looking for a relatively cheap 2.1 home theater setup for a very small living room. I am needing something with a HDMI input and a SCART input for the PS3 and Sky Box (respectively) and to obviously output to two satellites and a small sub. I am a noob when it comes to...
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    Lnb frequency

    Hello, just bought notch filter and having difficulty converting my lnb frequency to low and high pass
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    ACER H243H

    Hello, I have problem with mu HDMI connector when I press input monitor jump over HDMI connector, (he jump to fast over the HDMI so he can´t detect the signal) I have PC on DVI and DVD on the HDMI Help
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    Solved! HD Divx Player. Do they exist?

    I was wondering if anyone knew of a hard drive based divix player that NATIVELY supports High Def files. 720 or 1080p files. Does anyone know if such a thing exists? I know they have upscaling players but I have a lot of HD files and can't watch them except on my computer. Thanks
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    How do I get a movie from computer to TV?

    I have a computer with some movies on it. I just put an LCD TV in the room next to the computer. I also recently got an new model of Insignia (Best Buy house brand) Blu Ray/Netflix DVD player. The DVD player is connected to the router via an ethernet cable. When looking at the "Connections" area...
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    detailed connection lcd tv equiped with dlna option to pc
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    Popcorn Hour Buyer BEWARE!

    Hi I want to actively make people aware of how dangerous it is to purchase this POPCORN hour media player online, Below are extracts of my experience after ordering the A110N and then their poor ass reply. I recommend WDTV which is half the price and less painful for the non wifi experience...
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    FTA DVB Mpeg-2 Two Room Hook Up

    I have two Traxis DBS1500 receivers that I bought from a ministry to watch FTA Galaxy 25 Prime Time Broadcasting's God's Learning Channel. I want to have one receiver in my bedroom and the other in the den. They sold me a Twin KU LNBF and an Aspen MS3X4WB-P Multi Switch. I understood the...
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    DVB-S pci vs PVR usb

    I don't know which better. PVR DVB-S PCI or PVR USB? I have twinhan 1030 (yellow) as DVB-S. used it for 3 years now or more but I have many problems (drivers & codecs) but the video quality is good to excellent (max 700 x 500) not HD. also I can only use one satellite. the other will not work...
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    Viewsat Ultra VS2000

    I just recently purchased a Viewsat Ultra with 18' Dish with Dual LNB. I connected and follows exactly what the manual said but it does not work. When I goes to Antenna setup, I did auto scan but there are no channels. This is what I get for my signal for the satellite picture on the left it...
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    Interesting historical broadcast

    Archived from groups: (More info?) On Intelsat 8 Horizontal 12174 SR 3979 there is a transmission of Weatherplus/WDSU New Orleans from the Friday before Hurricane Katrina running in real time. The on screen clock even matches up to today's time. Interesting...
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    Over there

    Archived from groups: (More info?) anyone found a clear feed or broadcast of this FX show?
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    Katrina attacks my BUD

    Archived from groups: (More info?) My neighbors Oak tree shed a large limb during Katrina and knocked the whole feed horn assembly into next yard. When I do get back to New Orleans, I wanted to replace the old C-Band only feed horn with one that would pick up...
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    Help Selecting Antenna Size

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I just purchased a Coolsat 4000 Pro receiver and now I need to purchase an antenna. I am only interested in receiving the FTA channels. Could someone please tell me what is the smallest dish antenna I could put up to receive...
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    New Guy

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I am new to FTA and to the group. I have just purchased a Coolsat 4000 Pro receiver and have hooked it up to a Dish Network dual LNB dish that I rescued from a dumpster. It is able to connect to a bunch of echostars (1,2,6,7,8)...
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    Circular polarization on a co-rotor 2

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Is there any way to get cirular polarization ku band on a prime focus feed? If so how. Ron
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    IP DVB to STB

    Archived from groups: (More info?) We have a IP STB for terrestrial use and want to add a satellite receiver to it. We want to send IP over a satellite link, down to a STB that has a Windows Media decoder in it.... firstly can you do this over a one way system...
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    FOX feeds?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Any FOX feeds on Ku, ..??
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    Intelsat America 8

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Have you logged onto the NEW IA-8 Ku bird at 89° West ? There were at least 3 on-going news feeds (N.O. Disaster) and two test card channels in MPEG-2 DVB, today. (09-03-05) Check Lyngsat for starters. Bye, zzz
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    Looking for Katrina wild feeds/backhauls

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Anybody found any? TIA, -Web
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    A call out for help!!

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi all, I'm a newb, so bear with me. I'm located in London, ON (42.9391N, 81.3424W). I'm trying to receive G10R using a 76cm dish with a 0.6DB LNB. From the Panamsat site, Galaxy 10r has an EIRP of about 49, which theoretically...
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    TechTV's "Call for Help" back on satellite.

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Fans of the former TechTV should be pleased to hear that the Call for Help TV show starring Leo Laporte has returned to the G4 network on AMC-10 starting August 29th at 11AM Eastern / 8AM Pacific. For additional info...
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    ABC missing on Anchorage mux

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Haven't been watching the Anchorage MUX for the last 10 days. Tonight, Sunday, Aug 14th, I found that ABC was missing. Has this been gone for a while or just an aboration of tonights transmission? I hope it comes back. There is...
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    For Sale: Chaparral Corotor II Plus Wideband Feedhorn with..

    Archived from groups:,, (More info?) My son is selling on eBay a Chaparral Corotor II Plus Wideband C & Ku Feed Horn that includes LNB's (LNB's were purchased separately). There is a day and a half left on the auction...
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    toroidal LNB skew question

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi, I have a wavefrontier toroidal 90 dish. The instructions don't address skew for the LNB, I guess most applications are intended for circular polarized ones for Direct or dish or evu. Well I am trying to get AMC4 (see...
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    Archived from groups: (More info?) anyone know where to find fx, missed over there last night and want to start watching it. saw it when i was in n.c. last week, looks promising. is fx the same as any fox station?
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    AMC-6 KU channels?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi all, Can someone give me a regular ku channel on AMC 6? I've been trying to get my dish lined up, and I need a regular KU feed on AMC-6 to use for as a refrence. It doesn't matter what kind of feed, as a long as its always...
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    NBC Leno on AMC1 or AMC4?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hi, Newbie here, just got a FTA receiver (Fortec lifetime ultra, with fsku-v LNBs) with one main goal- to get the east coast feed of Jay Leno (I am on the west coast). I have a T90 toroidal dish and started with AMC4 (just...
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    schematic for power supply of pansat 2500a

    Archived from groups:, (More info?) anybody know where I can get a schematic for the power PCB for a pansat 2500a? EMP from a nearby lightning strike caused a problem. receiver won't power up, I am checking the SMPS PCB, no visible damage, have...
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    Archived from groups: (More info?) I'm a little confused, I know that I need two splitters to add my new fta system to my 4dtv system, but I don't know which splitters to buy. Dc power pass on both legs or just one. I know how to wire it up with the diseqc switch...
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    DiSEqC/current booster.

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Does anyone know of a current booster I can use for my DiSEqC setup? Right now I'm trying to test this Jaeger DiSEqC positioner, the relays click in but theres too much loss in the 200' of cable to move the thing. Any suggestions...
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    Blind Search and Smart Search

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I've seen the terms blind search for some receivers and the term smart search for the Pansat receivers. Is this the same function just named differently or is it altogether a different way of finding channels and freq. Ron
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    Digital Audio AC-3

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hello Guys, I am an old C band DX'er and new to Mpeg FTA DVB. I'm looking for inexpensive, small physical size solutions, to decode the AC-3 digital audio output from the Pansat 2700A. (S/PDIF) I would find, most satisfactory, a...
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    Winegard 1 meter dish and a SG 2100

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I am replacing my existing 1 meter dish with a Winegard 3100 1 meter dish. I hav a stock SG 2100 HH mover. I looked at options for mating the two. Doing a Google search, I found on DVB resource page one install where the user...
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    NASA TV video quality

    Archived from groups:,, (More info?) Anyone else think the video resolution of NASA-TV has degraded since the digital switchover? In particular some of the recorded video file material looks atrocious, but even live events...
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    Primstar dish?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I am using a Primestar dish and have a Pansat 2500 receiver. The Primstar dish works great to pick KU signal. My question is? does anybody know if I can put a motor on it to make the dish move to other satellites? The pole seems...
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    Archived from groups: (More info?) Ok, over the past few days I have been researching this FTA stuff. I have a bunch of questions. What is the best size dish to get? Will an 18" BEV dish an LNB work? How about a Starchoice 30" and LNB? What is a good receiver to...
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    Weather Satellites?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Are there Weather Satellites on Ku?
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    What is the best FTA rcvr with AC3 audio these days ?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I have had a Fortec Lifetime receiver for the past couple of years. It appears to be developing a problem and I have begun to give some thought to purchasing a replacement for it. This receiver has a couple of bad points that I...
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    Coinnecting two lnb to one receiver with power to both

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I ahve a dual output ku lnb with separte v and h out which requires both inputs to have power simultaneously.I need to connect this to a Pansat 330a receiver with one input. Can someone reccomend a switch that will switch between...
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    Nimiq polarities

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Are the Nimiq satellites polarized linear or circular? Thanks Take care, Rich God bless the USA -- I just had one of those "what the hell am I doing?" moments. -Adam Savage, Mythbuster
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    HD on DVB

    Archived from groups: (More info?) What receiver can get high def on DVB?
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    telstar 5 dsr2700

    Archived from groups: (More info?) hello i have a samsung 2700dsr reciever and i live in canada. i get close to 120 sometimes more channels. most are from europe or church tv. what can i do to get more local channels or configure to get more north american or...
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    AC3 sound on some channels

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Has anyone an idea for an inexpensive external decoder from the S/PDIF jack on the receiver? (Pansat 2700A) I don't want/care to go the entire receiver pkg. (removed my receiver from the setup last spring, never used it -- not a...
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    Archived from groups: (More info?) Hello.... I just got a second LNBF model: 785L and I found some info on it saying it HAS to have 2 receivers hook up at the same time. Can anyone else confirm this? My trick to bypass this is to get a Y splitter and connect to...
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    Who's is "best" these days.... & other stuff (TAN-TV)

    Archived from groups: (More info?) While I realize this question is highly subjective, and I've read some of the "hype" in Tele-Satellite magazine, what's your opinion on who's (and what model) FTA receiver is king of the hill these days? I'm not looking at this...
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    support for coolsat pro

    Archived from groups: (More info?) How can I update the satellite information in a Coolsat pro 4000? I am unable to find support. Is this a "beginner" FTA receiver, .. what others are available - that have Customer Service and Technical support?
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    Help setting up FTA system

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I bought a FTA system - Coolsat 4000pro, Pansat 900S rotor, Fortec Star dish. The instructions are confusing to me. a) The LNB has two ports. Which one do I hook up to the rotor? Niether is noted as #1 or #2. b) This system came...
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    detailed CAT information

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I am wondering how to get some more detailed Conditional Access Table information from a Transport Stream. I can check for the PID and create the CATable with the basic information from the DVB standard (CAT length etc.), but...
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    Fortec Ultra Opinions

    Archived from groups: (More info?) HI all. I'm thinking about buying a FTA receiver. Probably the Fortec Ultra. I've never used an fta receiver before and would like to know what I can expect to have to do once I buy this unit. I assume I'll have to buy a dish for...
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    Wave Frontier Toroidal Dish

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Anyone have any luck making the T90 Toroidal dish work? I'm about to throw it off a cliff!!
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    Second LNBF on dish?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) I've got a 24" dish with linear LNBF pointed at IA-5 (Telstar 5). I'd like to hang another DSS LNBF on the arm to pick up Dishnetwork at the 110 slot. It is 13 degrees from the IA-5. Am I correct that I hang it 13 offset from...
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    Pentagon Channel on G10R Ku

    Archived from groups: (More info?) What happened to the Pentagon Channel on G10R Ku? It no longer shows as FTA, although the trasnponder is still there. Where did it go? S
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    Disecq inquiry

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Is it possible to use a Disecq switch AND a Disecq dish actuator on the same line? My 22KHz/0KHz switch isn't working, and I was thinking about replacing it with a Disecq switch. Setup is- MPEG-2 receiver slaved to a BUD dish...
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    internet on a pci card?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) several pci cards indicate one way internet, but I haven't found any info on doing it, who I have to pay for the service or if it is worth it... any information appreciated!
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    Arize TP1000 - lip synch?

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Brand new user, at this point, I just got a small Ku band dish installed to access one specific FTA channel. And I don't know much about the technology yet... One question though: my Ariza tp1000 seems to suffer from the...