Products Affected: TracVision M1DX, M3DX, M5, M7, M9
DISH Network® recently changed the tracking parameters of its 61.5°W satellite. Since TracVision® antennas use these parameters to identify and track the satellite, the antenna may no longer be able to track 61.5°W.
As a result of this change by DISH Network, customers who wish to receive programming from the 61.5°W satellite will need to implement the following modification depending on the antenna type:
TracVision M1DX or M3DX: The satellite tracking parameters must be modified by entering antenna commands using the Flash Update Wizard* as follows:
1. Connect your laptop to the TracVision antenna’s main board and turn on the system.*
2. Enter the commands listed below into the Wizard’s “Command Line” box:
* Please refer to the Flash Update Wizard’s Help file for details.
Note: Once the software modification is complete, the interface box will report a tracking frequency of 12412.