Archived from groups: alt.video.ptv.replaytv (More info?
On Fri, 01 Apr 2005 02:27:27 GMT, John in Detroit
>Agreed, I spoke with the internet sat. antenna company today (Free call
>for me even if I don't use thier 800 number, and I did not)
>She thinks I'll be able to hard wire to my router, but to be honest she
>did not seem to know much about the internet interfaces on the device
>(Web page says one thing, Sales girl another... Oh well, she's supposed
>to be sending me some more accurate info)
>I'm hoping this thing works cause of all the hardware I've looked at,
>and I've looked, literally, at tons of hardware, this thing is the most
>amazing of the lot... It allows me to access the internet while doing
>the speed limit on a freeway (or for that matter breaking it) should I
>wish, And though I can not type and drive at the same time.... I can
>drive and listen to the radio... www.live365.com (As a premium member I
>do not have to put up with all the spyware/adware installing ads that
>non paying members have to put up with)
>It should be nearly as good as XM radio for me
The internet radio should be fine (that is, assuming you don't have a
#$%^! internet service like Starband was).
>Mark Lloyd wrote:
>> A router is a good idea in any case. You'll need a switch too,
>> although most routers come with one (usually for 4 devices) in the
>> same box now.
>> I don't know specifically about a wireless antenna link, but that
>> unnecessary use of wireless is nearly always a bad idea.
>>>>I have a replaytv 5500 series dvr. Since I do not have a phone or
>>>>ethernet line near the tv, I purchased a Netgear ME101 wireless bridge
>>>>to connect to the RTV.
>>>>I tested the bridge out on a laptop and the signal is very strong -
>>>>works with no problem. However, when I hook up the bridge to the RTV,
>>>>it shows no connection, either on the ethernet port or on the bridge
>>>>When I connect the RTV directly to the router (not wirelessly) I am
>>>>able to get a connection. I don't understand what I am doing wrong....
>>>>If anyone has an idea, please let me know. Thanks much...
has a Replay 5xxx
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