Uses for Old DIRECTV Receivers?

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Old directv satellite receivers uses?

A practical use for entertainment could be to use some features with MediaShare, built in OTA antenna tuner, and running "TV apps". All of this is built in to newer receivers.

Uses for old DirecTV receivers and dish?

No it does not. Technically, it never is 'off'. The two lines that come into the back of the DVR are both solid constant feeds coming in, and the DVR is constantly monitoring start times that are y... Read More »

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Who makes DirecTV receivers?

DirecTV satellite receivers were manufactured by several electronics companies until 2005, when DirecTV started making its own models, with outside production limited to a few companies such as Sam... Read More »