Help at a startup level

Is there a forum to research proper equipment needed to start with a pc/sat system. I think im about 3/4 the way there just stuck due to improper dish…working with a dish 500…in addition didnt see a Hi lobby so HI and hope not to be a pain due to lack of experience and knowledge…any assistance would be greatly appreciated…thx russ c

A nice forum can be found here…
…in case you get no answer or just for fun.