some of the old receivers like the extremeview magnum will show a signal strength and quality but no lock when aimed at dcII signals.You have to enter the tp info manually; freq and sr.
I think the old coolsats did also.
An interesting video...thanks for the link...
At one hour long it is a little more time than most would put in. Be better as a FAQ or PDF file. No real secrets, but does offer a little more info that we had had on DCII.
Do this still working?
You're traveling through another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. A journey into a wondrous land whose boundaries are that of imagination. That's the signpost up ahead - your next stop, the Twilight Zone!
DCII is used on one of the North DTV providers that covers all of NA with it's footprint so small dish will work 18-36".
This video is no longer available because the YouTube account associated with this video has been terminated. lol
there is also a pdf with all the slides availableCode:https://media.ccc.de/v/33c3-8127-how_do_i_crack_satellite_and_cable_pay_tv