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Subject: Re: Sirius XM and DISH
From: Peggy Houdek <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Peggy Houdek <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:51:13 -0400
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I think maybe they did.  Sometimes I have it on for hours and they don't kick it off. Only occasionally have I had the infamous:  Are you still there?  It seems to me that if they are allowing recording, then there's no reason for the 90 minute limit.  Will be interesting to see.

Peggy
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  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: Mark Bednar 


  Dear Ellen,I dropped my Sirius internet subscriptionbecause they would interrupt the programwith audible beeps every 90 minutes towhich you had to respond. This makesit impossible to record for later listeningwithout the audible interruptions, plusyou have to be there to respond or theconnection terminates.
  Do you know if they removed the 90-minuterequirement?
  Regards, Mark Bednar

    

      ELLEN BRANER GRINELL wrote:  
  As some of you know , the DISH satellite service includes many Sirius XM 
  stations including Met opera radio. One of the advantages of this had 
  been to record operas for future playback via the DISH DVR. However, 
  when I tried to record Tristan on Monday, I got a message stating that 
  this program is not available for recording. Upon investigation, I 
  discovered that ALL of the XM channels now have this message.

  After several time consuming phone calls, I was told that Sirius is now 
  allowing recording on its internet service (for which I would have to 
  pay extra for) and is now prohibiting DVR recording via DISH. If you 
  are in the same position, beware!





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