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Can I setup a Genie Mini (C41-500) in a room without a cable connection?

We are doing some home remodeling and need to make a room that does not have any TV or cable/directv connections into a room we can have TV/DirecTV. We do not want to make this room a permanent TV room, just temporary. Want to know if we can take our Genie Mini and set it up in this room?

We are doing some home remodeling and need to make a room that does not have any TV or cable/directv connections into a room we can have TV/DirecTV. We do not want to make this room a permanent TV room, just temporary. Want to know if we can take our Genie Mini and set it up in this room?

Can I setup a Genie Mini (C41-500) in a room without a cable connection?

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Mar 25, 2014 4:05:08 PM
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Unless you have a wireless mini Genie, you would need a coax cable connection

Unless you have a wireless mini Genie, you would need a coax cable connection

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How do I know if it is a wireless Genie?

How do I know if it is a wireless Genie?

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Mar 25, 2014 4:11:51 PM
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We'll if it had a coax before than is not wireless

We'll if it had a coax before than is not wireless

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C41W is the wireless mini Genie and you will need the WVB connected by coax to your SWM system if you don't already have one.

C41W is the wireless mini Genie and you will need the WVB connected by coax to your SWM system if you don't already have one.

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