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Directcom to Reward Rockland Honor Roll Students – Candy Bars for Stars

On February 24, 2016, Posted by , In Community Relations, With No Comments

Direct Communications will be handing out candy bars to all to all the Rockland Junior and Senior High School students who received a GPA above 3.5 for the last term, on Thursday Feb 25, 2016, in the hallway at the Rockland school. Students should stop by our booth in the hallway during…

How to set up Direct Communications Email on your Android Phone or Device

On February 18, 2016, Posted by , In Customer Experience,Tech Support, By , , With No Comments

Configuring the Android Email Application Step 1. Navigate to Apps and Settings Step 2. Select Accounts and +Add account Step 3.  Find and select Email Step 4.  Enter your full email address and your password Select Manual setup Step 5. Select IMAP account Step 6.  Populate the necessary fields accordingly: Email address: This field should have auto-populated; if not, enter your full email address Username: Enter your full email…

How to set up Direct Communications Email on your iPhone or iPad

On February 18, 2016, Posted by , In Customer Experience,Tech Support, By , With No Comments

Updating Your Email Settings on iPhone and iPad 4S This easy guide will help you set up your iPhone or iPad to receive and send email using your new account settings. Step 1. Locate your email settings: On your iPhone or iPad, open Settings (typically on your homescreen) Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars (you may…

Calls Not Coming Through? You Are Being Discriminated Against By Big National Carriers.

On January 29, 2016, Posted by , In Customer Experience,Tech Support, By , With No Comments

Calls Not Coming Through? You Are Being Discriminated Against By Big National Carriers. Have you recently experienced any of the following: 1. Someone from a big city or out-of-state tells you they tried to call you but the call didn’t get through, or the call rang on their end but your…

Saying Goodbye to my Syringa Wireless Phone

On December 29, 2015, Posted by , In Customer Experience,Services, By , With No Comments

Yesterday I shut off my very last Syringa Wireless phone forever. I had to go to the Verizon Wireless store in Pocatello to port my wife’s number to Verizon. (Note: On December 31, 2015, all Syringa Wireless service will stop working.) I felt a real sadness, a loss, as I removed the…

Direct Communications Supports 4H Program

On October 12, 2015, Posted by , In Community Relations, By , , With No Comments

Direct Communications supported the Power County 4H/FFA Livestock sale at the county fair in 2015, purchasing several animals raised by local kids. Direct Communications has a long tradition of supporting 4H, as part of our ongoing effort to give back to our rural communities: supporting schools, hospitals, 4H, school sports and events that we…

What’s on ESPN3 in October

On October 9, 2015, Posted by , In Services, By , With No Comments

If you enjoy ESPN and ESPN2, you will be pleased to know that all Directcom Cable TV customers have free access to an additional ESPN sports network found exclusively online–it’s called ESPN3. Each month, hundreds of exclusive sports events are shown on ESPN3, from soccer to tennis to college football to rare sporting events…

End of Life for Syringa Wireless Service Coming- What You Need to Know.

On September 2, 2015, Posted by , In Community Relations,Customer Experience, By , With No Comments

It is with much regret that we must inform you that on December 31, 2015, Syringa Wireless will cease doing business. Therefore, as a retail partner of Syringa Wireless, Direct Communications will no longer be able to provide Syringa Wireless service after the end of this year. Your wireless account…

Local Channel Reconfiguration

On August 31, 2015, Posted by , In Customer Experience,Services, With No Comments

Due to significant increases in fees by local network broadcasters (ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX etc) to rebroadcast (or re-transmit) their programming, Direct Communications, after consulting with our TV customers, made the decision in March of 2015 to drop duplicate Utah and Idaho local channel feeds in order to keep your TV…

Fiber to the Home Coming Soon to Bennington Idaho

On June 25, 2015, Posted by , In Community Relations, With No Comments

Green lines – Fiber to go in trench shared with Bennington city water project. Blue lines – Proposed fiber-to-the-home build out. Orange line- Existing main fiber transport line connecting Bear Lake County to the world. 2015-Proposed Bennington fiber optic cable build by Direct Communications, showing where new fiber lines will…