Monthly Archives: May 2007

DISH Network and MGM Sign Video-On-Demand Movie Deal

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. and LOS ANGELES, May 29, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) — EchoStar Communications Corporation (Nasdaq:DISH) and its DISH Network(tm) satellite TV service today announced an agreement with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (MGM) to carry the studio’s current and catalog movie titles on its Video On Demand platform, DISH On Demand, as well as through its Pay-Per-View […]

Dish Networks Record Link Feature

Dish Network receivers have a new timer feature, called Record Link, is being added to many DISH Network receivers. This timer option, shown as “EXT”, sends data to compatible devices using the video signals, eliminating the need for IR blasters or emitters. The data included in the video signal can be additional programming information or […]

DISH On Demand from Dish Network

DISH On Demand is DISH Network’s Video on Demand service. Movies On Demand, part of DISH On Demand, lets you rent the movie of your choice for 24 hours. Pause, Rewind and Fast- Forward your movies. . Dish Networks Dish On Demand: Supported Receivers: • DISH 508 • DISH Player-DVR 510 • DISH Player-DVR 625 […]

Dish Network’s DishCOMM Technology

DishCOMM is a technology that allows compatible DISH Network satellite receivers to send and receive data via the home power lines. • DishCOMM is based upon HomePlug 1.0 technology, but adds capabilities and features specific to DISH Network receivers. • The first implementation of DishCOMM will allow compatible receivers to share the phone line. • […]

Dish Network Remote Control Programming Tips

Introduction This document only provides the steps to program various remote features. For more details on each feature, refer to Chapter 8 – Remote Controls of the Installation Reference Handbook. Highlights • Discrete ON and OFF commands for learning remotes • Limited Mode & Easy Limited Mode • Power Scan • Recover Button • Extended […]