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    There are images specific to the Sony unit. Go...

    There are images specific to the Sony unit. Go to http://www.xtreme-emu.com
  2. Well.... since the Phillips image works on...

    Well.... since the Phillips image works on multiple receivers, it may not have been worth the effort to make multiple images. Maybe someone has an image specifically tailored for the Hughes, but I...
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    If you can't find one, you could always re-xtreme...

    If you can't find one, you could always re-xtreme with the DSR6000 image. Then the Phillips remote would work.
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    I've never seen or used them before, but I think...

    I've never seen or used them before, but I think what you are looking for is a signal stacker. You will still need a dual LNB and a multiswitch, but the stacker will combine signals onto a single...
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    My unit resets when all of the guide data is not...

    My unit resets when all of the guide data is not available. Has your fully populated yet?

    I also accidentally moved from a 3 lnb dish to a singe lnb dish. I didn't realize it and kept getting...
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    I believe the only difference is the remote...

    I believe the only difference is the remote control software. If you load a Sony version on a non-sony machine, it will only work with the Sony remote.
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    Not sure about your errors, but here's what I...

    Not sure about your errors, but here's what I would do if I was starting off where you are.

    1) Put the drive back into the PC and run fdisk (or Disk admin in NT, 2000 or XP.) Delete all of the...
  8. I've seen a few different tools used to edit the...

    I've seen a few different tools used to edit the boot299.btl. What tools are you using. (I'm not really a programmer.. a little VB and mostly batch and perl), but I would like to start playing...
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    People have problems with the images and Nero. ...

    People have problems with the images and Nero. You can also download CDRWIN (eval freeware) although I use Roxio which works fine.
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    Are you burning the image with Nero? I think I...

    Are you burning the image with Nero? I think I saw some people with the same problem.
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    I would try running the process that is provided...

    I would try running the process that is provided for the image (booting off the cd and running 25xtreme - unless that's what you're already doing...)
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    What size hard drive are you using?

    What size hard drive are you using?
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    I don't think your modem is TAPI compliant.

    I don't think your modem is TAPI compliant.
  14. Thread: Broken Trim pot

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    Radio Shack probably has them. If you want to...

    Radio Shack probably has them. If you want to order online, I would try JDR Microdevices.
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    Re: really?

    [QUOTE]Originally posted by keith721
    [B]i heard it was a :eek: "tragic blimp accident" :eek:

    Are there any other kind of blimp accidents??? ;)
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    I can't imagine that you need to apologize for...

    I can't imagine that you need to apologize for spending your time on yourself.

    Just the same, welcome back. I know how tough it is to try and balance a life and work as well as a hobby.

    PS. I...
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    If you are asking if unplugging power will...

    If you are asking if unplugging power will isolate the receivers, then the answer is no. It will still pass some signal (or voltage in the event of a lightning strike.)
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    Call it ghetto if you want, but I bet nobody has...

    Call it ghetto if you want, but I bet nobody has a better signal than you.....
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    Remember that the image you are restoring came...

    Remember that the image you are restoring came from a 30 gig drive, so you need at least that much to restore it (even if it is not using that much for data)

    PaulAS
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    I got that error when there were non alphanumeric...

    I got that error when there were non alphanumeric characters in the title of the movie. Try renaming it to something with numbers and letters only. I think the script is called Tivotitle.
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    Make sure you delete any partitions on the drive....

    Make sure you delete any partitions on the drive. If the drive comes with a low-level format utility, use that too.
  22. I doubt you will find one document that answers...

    I doubt you will find one document that answers all of your questions, but you can definitely find the answer to each one in the sticky threads at the top of this forum.

    The how-to's are a good...
  23. I have both DirecTivo and UltimateTV. In my...

    I have both DirecTivo and UltimateTV. In my opinion, they serve different purposes.

    I use my DirecTivo for playing... modifying titiles, sorting and general testing

    I use my UltimateTV for...
  24. Thread: Tivo CULT !?!?

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    And I thought I was the only one who had...

    And I thought I was the only one who had jokes.....:D
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    uh..... We did go to high-school together and I'm...

    uh..... We did go to high-school together and I'm fairly sure I dated your sister....
  26. Thread: Tivo CULT !?!?

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    So how was it JJ? Was your flight OK?;)

    So how was it JJ? Was your flight OK?;)
  27. Thread: Beta Test

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    I would be interested in seeing the site they...

    I would be interested in seeing the site they forward you to. If you don't want to post it, pm me and I'll take a look.
  28. Thread: HDTV/DSS/DTiVo

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    If you're looking for an HDTV tuner (not directv)...

    If you're looking for an HDTV tuner (not directv) than Hauppauge makes one. I was actually looking for an HDTV capture card (which I can't find). I wanted to take the output from my Sony HD...
  29. Thread: HDTV/DSS/DTiVo

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    By the way... I think JVC makes an HDTV recorder,...

    By the way... I think JVC makes an HDTV recorder, but I don't know much about it. Here's the link....

    http://www.jvc.com/featured_product.jsp?modelId=MODL026758
  30. Thread: HDTV/DSS/DTiVo

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    To the best of my knowledge, an HDTV DirecTivo...

    To the best of my knowledge, an HDTV DirecTivo (or standalone Tivo for that matter) does not exist. There are HDTV PVR's out there, but the Tivo units only have standard TV (or std Directv) tuners....
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    1) You can't use the cable without a bash prompt...

    1) You can't use the cable without a bash prompt
    2) You won't get a bash prompt without reloading your hard-drive
    3) You can't reload your hard-drive without removing it.

    xtreme is an...
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    I'm not sure what number you are using. If it's...

    I'm not sure what number you are using. If it's toll free, they definitely get a copy, if it's not toll free and you have caller ID blocked, then they won't.

    Hope this helps...
    PaulAS
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    Unfortunately, if it is an 800 number (or other...

    Unfortunately, if it is an 800 number (or other toll-free exchange) they can see your number whether you block it or not. This is a phone company "feature." They figure if you pay fo the call, you...
  34. I wouldn't use this... I hear it sucks.... ;)

    I wouldn't use this... I hear it sucks.... ;)
  35. Thread: New Tivo Sub?

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    Technically, I don't think the card needs to be...

    Technically, I don't think the card needs to be in the receiver or even working to fulfill the contract. You just need to pay for a subscription based on card number. They may ask you if it is...
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    Let's see how long before JJBliss regrets putting...

    Let's see how long before JJBliss regrets putting in the reg codes....

    Any bets?
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    New version of Tivo Virtual Remote

    In case anyone's interested, the new version of he Remote has been posted at the end of this thread...

    http://www.dealdatabase.com/forum/showthread.php?s=&threadid=9109

    Just some small...
  38. Thread: re: touch

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    Sounds like you did it right, but check to be...

    Sounds like you did it right, but check to be sure. Type (without the quotes) "cd /etc" & press enter and then type "ls" and then enter. See if SubTest is there (spelled correctly and the proper...
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    I have sent both cable and OTA signals through...

    I have sent both cable and OTA signals through multiswitches. i found that you get what you pay for. I started with a cheapo unit and lost a ton of signal quality, but changed to a quality...
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    I would be interested in getting my hands on...

    I would be interested in getting my hands on another DTivo. I'm not sure if advertising is allowed, so PM me if you wouldn't mind.

    Thanks
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    Any chance you messed up your rc.sysint file? If...

    Any chance you messed up your rc.sysint file? If you can get the original put back, I would try that first.

    Hope this helps....
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    If the SendKey utility is not in the path, the...

    If the SendKey utility is not in the path, the you need to do one of two things...

    1) change to that directory (ex... "cd /var/hack") and then run "./SendKey"

    2) run "/var/hack/SendKey"

    the...
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    Sony will take a copy. It does not need to be an...

    Sony will take a copy. It does not need to be an original...

    PaulAS
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    The first thing that comes to mind is heat. Is...

    The first thing that comes to mind is heat. Is it boxed away in a cabinet or is it out in the open? Try pointing a fan at it to keep it cool and see if it stays on. If not, you can probably rule...
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    press Menu (This should bring you to the Directv...

    press Menu (This should bring you to the Directv menu)
    select "Messages and Setup"
    select "System Reset"
    select "Restart the Receiver"
    press Thumbs Down three times
    press Enter

    Hope this...
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    BigDog, I'll mess around with it and see if I...

    BigDog,

    I'll mess around with it and see if I can get the proprtions to stick..

    PaulAS


    Newsflash!!!! JJBliss get busted!!!
    See the story here....
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    Being that I'm not a programmer by trade, just...

    Being that I'm not a programmer by trade, just goofing around, the last two suggestions sounded something like Charlie Brown's teacher. jk...


    Actually, it is VB and the properties of the form...
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    I am using a cheapo Colographic Predator II card....

    I am using a cheapo Colographic Predator II card. Nothing really special about it, but I definitely wrote the interface on that machine.

    I'm not sure why yours if giving you grief, but I'll keep...
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    This happens every night. The receiver checks...

    This happens every night. The receiver checks for updates in the stream. I don't think there is anything you can do about it (yet). Since there are no updates, I don't think you have anything to...
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    I agree. I've seen the same type of problem at...

    I agree. I've seen the same type of problem at work. Try to download the latest and greatest driver for your card and upgrade.

    Let me know how you make out...

    PaulAS
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    JJ, Since you have the latest source, can you...

    JJ,

    Since you have the latest source, can you make the window attribute resizable? If you need help, let me know...


    TheBigDog,

    Aaack!!! that's one ugly window...

    Resizing will probably...
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    Can you take a screenshot and send it to me? I'd...

    Can you take a screenshot and send it to me? I'd like to see if it's just falling off of your screen, or if the fonts are causing scaling problems.
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    When I coded the interface, I didn't do testing...

    When I coded the interface, I didn't do testing at different resolutions. I think my desktop was 1024x768 large fonts.

    What resolution are you running?

    PaulAS
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    Unused buttons are something JJBliss and I spoke...

    Unused buttons are something JJBliss and I spoke about. If we have time, we will include in the setup screen an option to set the unused buttons up to run macros and such.

    You'll see it...
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    I don't think a gender changer will work. You...

    I don't think a gender changer will work. You will need a null modem adapter (or make your own cable from about $3 work of parts from Rat Shack...

    Hope this helps...
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