Watch TV Anywhere with DISH Network HD Satellite Providers
Installing DISH Network® satellite dish equipment just got more exciting with the debut of TV Everywhere. DISH Network HD satellite providers have always offered more options for receivers than DIRECTV®. Between the DISH Network TV HD satellite receivers and the DVRs, the SDs and the possibility of the DUOs, when you switch to DISH Network, you’ll have more choices to suit your needs. The new ViP922 Slingloaded HD DVR takes viewing to new places. It has the latest technology to help you watch TV Everywhere with your laptop or mobile device.
Can I watch DISH Network TV on my computer monitor?
The concept of TV Everywhere solves a problem that viewers face every day. People cannot always be home at the exact time that their favorite programs start. The DISH Network HD sat ViP922 DVR begins to address this by allowing you to record the basketball games, movies or shows that you would normally miss.
However, what if you’re in front of your computer more than you are at home? The ViP922 takes the next step and allows you to watch your recorded shows on your computer, wherever you are.
Does the DISH ViP922 HD DVR receiver work with my mobile?
You may not be able to be at home in front of the television to watch your favorite programs. The Dish Network Digital satellite company also knows that you’re not always toting around your laptop, either. Happily, installing Dish Network satellite dish receivers like the ViP922 means that you can stay connected to your DISH TV HD satellite entertainment via mobile devices like your phone.
How much storage memory is in the DISH ViP922 HD DVR?
With so much quality HD programming available in the HD DISH Network satellite TV guide, you’ll want to record your favorites and must-sees for later viewing. As you know, DISH Network HD sat programming takes up more space than recording in SD. The ViP922 anticipates all of your needs and offers 1 Terabyte of memory. This is the equivalent of 1000 gigabytes of storage space, which is the largest in the industry.
What Internet connection do I need for the DISH ViP922 HD DVR?
DISH Network TV HD satellite provider, Internetlion.com, helps you to be prepared for installation. In order to properly operate the functions and use the features of the new DISH Network HD sat ViP922 DVR, customers need a broadband Internet connection which can be provided by DSL, Fiber or Cable.
You need a minimum of 1.5 Mbps (megabit per second) downstream bandwidth Local Area Network or Wide Area Network. To use DISH television digital sateliteRemote Access, you need a range of 150 kbps to 600 kbps upstream bandwidth. If you want to stream HD for higher quality video, you’ll need a faster connection, like 3.0 mbps LAN. There is a Connectivity Test Tool if you are unsure about what you’re working with.
What are technical specs for DISH Network TV remote viewing?
Installing the DISH Network satellite dish receiver ViP922 requires the support of certain software and hardware. Windows users will need XP, Vista or OS 7 and preferably the Pentium IV class processor. The minimum browser versions that are acceptable are: Safari 4.0, Internet Explorer 7.0, or Firefox 3.5.
Mac users will want to prepare by checking for, or upgrading to a 2.8 Ghz Intel Core Duo Processor. You will need a minimum of 2 GB of RAM. Also, make sure you have a minimum of Firefox 3.5 or Safari 4.0 running as your browser.
What is DISH Network HD satellite Remote Access?
DISH Network TV HD satellite providers, like Internetlion.com, try to keep their customers up to date with the hottest new DISH Network TV tools. Remote Access is the best thing to happen to HD Satellite TV in a long time. It allows you to manage movies, educational programming and more in your personal DISH Network satellite TV guide and to operate your DVR receiver from a remote location with your computer or mobile device.
How do I set up my computer for DISH Network TV remote viewing?
- First, create an account on DISHnetwork.com
- Connect to DISH Network TV Remote Access
- Choose Watch Live TV by clicking on it
- Begin installing the necessary DISH Network satellite dish plug-ins
What do I have to do to be able to watch mobile television?
- Complete all of the steps that were necessary to watch TV from the DISH Network satellite TV guide on your computer
- Confirm the compatibility of your mobile device with the DISH television digital satelite ViP922 HD DVR system
- Open what’s called a Sling Account, which is for using your mobile device
- Download an application named SlingPlayer Mobile
- Enter the SlingPlayer application and watch from your mobile device!
DISH Network HD satellite providers know there are a number of questions that arise about new products. The ViP922 HD DVR is a tech savvy addition to the DISH Network TV fleet of receivers. Read more about it to see if it suits your lifestyle and caters to the way you want to enjoy your TV entertainment, which is no longer limited to the TV.
Disclaimer: Please note that this article was written when the satellite TV provider DISH was branded as DISH Network. As of 2/1/2012 DISH Network has changed their branding name to DISH. Article post date: 04/30/2010.