Phone: 712-755-5182

2412 Southwest Ave, Harlan IA 51537

Digital Terminal Adapters (DTAs)

HMU Logo

Energy Saving Tips

Now is the time to prepare your home for winter.

Thanksgiving

The HMU office will be closed Thursday, November 23rd and Friday the 24th. Emergency calls taken at 755-5182

Happy Holidays

Look For The Energy Star

Qualifying Energy Star appliances receive a rebate from HMU. Check the brochure before you buy.

Saving Energy = Saving Money

Click the link below for quick and easy money saving tips

themed object

Electric - Gas - Water - Cable TV - Internet - Telephone

 

 

get in touch

General Information

In June of 2015, we began delivering a new cable TV line up and new services to all customers in a digital format. In order to take advantage of all the new channels in High Definition and services, a device capable of decoding a digital signal is needed on each TV set. One such device is a Digital Terminal Adapter or DTA for short. A DTA is about the size of a deck of cards and accomplishes a lot for such a small size.

A DTA is needed when:

  • You want to watch all of the channels on the Basic tier of service on a particular television.

  • You subscribe to and want to watch the Expanded Basic or Digital tier of service on a particular television.

  • You subscribe to and want to watch premium movie channels, like HBO, or HD premium channels, like Velocity, on a particular TV.

  • You want to watch programs in High Definition (HD) on an HD capable TV.

  • You do not have an HD set top box or DVR already connected to a TV set.

  • You would like to listen to all of the music channels on that set.

  • You want an interactive program guide on that set.

HMU will install DTAs for you. However, they are easy to install. We encourage self installation when possible. DTAs come with easy to follow instructions and you can watch an installation video. If you have ever added a game deck, DVD player, or cable TV set top box to your TV, you can probably install a DTA in minutes.

Click this sentence to watch the How to Video to connect your new DTA!

 

slide up button