I've been a tech for Dish Network for 12 years & Directv for 3 years. I also was a Paratrooper (509th)...
Robert there's a phone line connection behind the receiver. Turn the receiver around & u'll see the phone connection.6 comments
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Robert the 211z receiver does not connect to a phone line.4 comments
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