Every now and then I recall the words that one of my friends always asked when we were doing some work. “Right. What are you trying to accomplish exactly?” I had migrated a while back from Optimum Online to FIOS and put my new cable model where the old one was in the basement. I… Read more Light bulb! moment with FIOS
I’m downloading Ubuntu 9.10 Netbook Remix right now for installing on my Acer Aspire One. Normally I would BitTorrent it but with FIOS it’s coming down directly at +2.1 MB/sec.
I examined the logs for my visitors and noticed a couple of hits for the search “FIOS channel guide not updating”. When my FIOS was installed last week, I had that exact problem and here is what I found out. Make sure your FIOS cable modem is working. Log into http://192.168.1.1/ with the default admin… Read more FIOS channel guide not updating?
My Internet and TV viewing works well but for some reason the guide data is not being loaded onto the set top boxes. While I am waiting for the (hopefully) Monday morning fix to my TV guide data, here is what you get with FIOS. 1. A weather sealed FIOS box that performs the hand… Read more What you get with FIOS
The phone is flawless and the Internet connection is amazing. See the SPEEDTEST.NET results to the right. I just have a small problem with my digital TV service. At the moment I have no picture at all. Earlier I had picture and all my channels but I did not have the channel guide. An hour… Read more FIOS is a work in progress
Since Verizon messed up my order yesterday, they informed me that my order was set for 8 AM – 12 noon today. That sucked but it was better than waiting till next week. And I have to dial into work around 10 AM today so what the heck, I’ll just go with it. Before 8… Read more I want to believe (in FIOS that is)
Update: FIOS install delayed. Tomorrow is the new confirmed install date. Just like today was confirmed. Not a good way to start. I’m currently on Optimum Online and I’m having FIOS installed in my house today. It’s not that I have any real problem with Cablevision (I don’t) or have had support problems (Cablevision has… Read more Getting FIOS installed today