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6/21/2017 8:25:40 PM
Posted: 11/20/2011 1:56:30 PM EDT
Link Posted: 11/20/2011 2:05:46 PM EDT
It doesnt work in eskan village....and were pretty much a resort base, just sayin
Link Posted: 11/20/2011 2:24:51 PM EDT
Probably not.

The netflix server will see where the connection is coming from and block you out. I suggest giving them a call and ask directly.
Link Posted: 11/20/2011 2:52:38 PM EDT
Can't you use a US based proxy?
Link Posted: 11/20/2011 3:16:45 PM EDT
Originally Posted By HiramRanger:
Can't you use a US based proxy?


Yea, if you can route through a US proxy that isn't blocked (or if you set up your own) that should get around the "restricted to US IP address" issues.
Link Posted: 11/21/2011 1:55:18 PM EDT
Link Posted: 11/21/2011 5:48:22 PM EDT
In Kandahar you would be fucking your buddies if you did get it to work.
Link Posted: 11/22/2011 12:19:20 AM EDT
dont waste your money... go get yourself a 2 or 3 TB and fill it with movies before you leave ...A tablet is worthless!!! at least where i was
Link Posted: 11/22/2011 6:59:01 AM EDT
Originally Posted By daemon734:
In Kandahar you would be fucking your buddies if you did get it to work.


^ This. When I can't check my email to write my wife because someone is streaming a video, downloading I-tunes, etc that's just inconsiderate of others.
Link Posted: 11/22/2011 12:45:14 PM EDT
I wasn't able to run streaming video anywhere in Afghanistan, even on their supposidly "high speed" service when it was available. Maybe things have changed since I was there in '09
Link Posted: 11/25/2011 6:57:07 AM EDT
We tried to get Netflix at Manas and if I remember correct a message prompt saying since wew weren't in CONUS it wasn't going to work. It didn't matter anyways because our Comm guys got us better movies on their TV channel.

Do what has been suggested, get a good portable hard drive, fill it up with movies and leave some room for more when you can trade movies.
Link Posted: 11/25/2011 8:34:37 AM EDT
You'll find media servers out there on NIPR all across Afghanistan. While I was out there, we found one that had about 10 terabytes of data, like 4 TB of movies, 4TB of TV shows, and another 2TB of music. Much easier and more complete than Netflix.
Link Posted: 11/27/2011 4:38:31 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/8/2011 7:59:28 AM EDT
everyone has movies over here so it wont be hard to get something to watch if you end up in Dwyer you can look thru mine
Link Posted: 12/8/2011 8:18:17 AM EDT
Not going to work. The haji indian wi-fi network is too slow. They even blocked x-box live, not just via an x-box but the website to login to.
Link Posted: 12/9/2011 7:08:15 AM EDT
Kandahar was too slow to get anything in the barracks. However, my coworker was able to get youtube and such on his work computer, when hardwired to the connection. For my nook, I just burned a bunch of DVDs onto a portable hard drive and used my computer to watch or move to the nook.
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