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Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) November 19th 17, 05:26 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 34
Views: 16
Posted By Mark Carver
OT: thoughts in my head today

On 19/11/2017 17:06, Bill Wright wrote:

5. I hate hedge cutting.

So do I. It's not the hedge cutting itself, it's the clearing up of all
the debris, which seems to be 95% of the total task...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) November 18th 17, 06:50 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 8
Views: 8
Posted By Mark Carver
Does the BBC allocate HD to different areas ?

On 18/11/2017 18:41, NY wrote:

For some reason,

I've explained the reasons in here multiple times now !

redirection and temporary retuning of a receiver, so that signals could
be sent...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) November 15th 17, 08:30 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 20
Views: 19
Posted By Mark Carver
overheard

On 15/11/2017 19:05, Ian Field wrote:


"Mark Carver" wrote in message
...
On 15/11/2017 11:58, NY wrote:

By the way...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) November 8th 17, 08:15 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 10
Views: 18
Posted By Mark Carver
95.05Mc/s

On 08/11/2017 18:47, Bill Wright wrote:
On 08/11/2017 18:34, Bill Wright wrote:
On 08/11/2017 18:28, Bill Wright wrote:
95.05Mc/s
That was the frequency when Radio Leicester started...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) November 5th 17, 07:05 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 37
Views: 80
Posted By Mark Carver
Retune Day 30 November

On 05/11/2017 18:00, tim... wrote:

oh god, another one!

You don't need to retune (this time), unless you actually want to keep
that particular channel.


--
Mark
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) October 31st 17, 08:28 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 73
Views: 60
Posted By Mark Carver
MSF radio clocks.

On 31/10/2017 19:44, Phil M wrote:

A few years ago, the clock on my Astra was out by about three minutes,
which puzzled me as it should be set by the rds.* I finally noticed that
it only...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) October 30th 17, 07:37 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 73
Views: 60
Posted By Mark Carver
MSF radio clocks.

On 30/10/2017 17:06, Huge wrote:
On 2017-10-30, Mark Carver wrote:
On 30/10/2017 15:51, Jeff Gaines wrote:
On 30/10/2017 in message...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) October 19th 17, 08:40 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 132
Views: 168
Posted By Mark Carver
FM stereo tuners - Xpost (OTish)

On 19/10/2017 20:16, R. Mark Clayton wrote:
On Thursday, 19 October 2017 13:50:50 UTC+1, wrote:
On 19/10/2017 13:28, R. Mark Clayton wrote:


Very common in north...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) October 15th 17, 05:50 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 11
Views: 50
Posted By Mark Carver
Aerial amplifier interference question

On 15/10/2017 17:47, sintv wrote:
Ive had 2 recent customers complaining that their Freeview reception had gone. One had a loft amp and the other had a masthead amp in the loft, with both aerials...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) August 20th 17, 07:53 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 44
Views: 172
Posted By Mark Carver
Query: Reception on Cambs. - Norfolk Border

On 20/08/2017 19:41, Woody wrote:

No, in this instance Belmont is the preferred site even if it doesn't
radiate (IMO the dreadful) Anglia TV.

All that's left of the legacy English and Welsh ITV...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 8th 17, 08:04 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 42
Views: 254
Posted By Mark Carver
2001: A Space Odyssey

On 08/07/2017 19:54, Wolfgang Schwanke wrote:
Mark Carver wrote
in :

One thing that that TV showing BBC 12 I hope isn't...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 8th 17, 07:36 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 42
Views: 254
Posted By Mark Carver
2001: A Space Odyssey

On 08/07/2017 19:09, Paul Cummins wrote:
In article ,
(Mark Carver) wrote:

My dad took me with him to see it at the cinema, not...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 8th 17, 06:14 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 42
Views: 254
Posted By Mark Carver
2001: A Space Odyssey

On 08/07/2017 14:36, Chris Hogg wrote:
On Sat, 8 Jul 2017 14:01:05 -0000, "Phi" wrote:

BBC2 @11:15

Damn! I saw it twice in one week when it was first released, I was...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 1st 17, 05:58 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 16
Views: 151
Posted By Mark Carver
Dropout on digital audio

On 01/07/2017 09:04, Martin wrote:
On Fri, 30 Jun 2017 22:46:40 +0100, Alan White

Yesterday on Freesat 159 and Drama on Freesat 158 as I pointed out to
you in...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) July 1st 17, 05:58 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 16
Views: 151
Posted By Mark Carver
Dropout on digital audio

On 01/07/2017 11:51, Brian Gaff wrote:
Why would you need a sub for those as they are free on freeview. Seems a bit
strange.

Not really. If they're on wide-beam satellite, then their viewing...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 10th 17, 12:43 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 4
Views: 114
Posted By Mark Carver
told you so

On 10/06/2017 11:07, Woody wrote:
It was clear but amazing how many OBs were done using a phone on 4G -
even whilst moving on a Battle Bus - and the quality of picture that
resulted.

Although...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 4th 17, 07:27 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 04/06/2017 18:36, critcher wrote:


1080i actually, but you won't notice much difference for most content.

thought they were 1080p like freeview hd ?

Freeview's HD channels dynamically...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 4th 17, 04:02 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 04/06/2017 14:46, Martin wrote:
On Sun, 4 Jun 2017 15:28:53 +0200, Ulrich Onken
wrote:

On 04.06.2017 15:11, Mark Carver wrote:

Whatever you...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 4th 17, 03:59 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 04/06/2017 14:44, Martin wrote:
On Sun, 4 Jun 2017 14:11:46 +0100, Mark Carver


Whatever you say Martin, whatever you say....

It's impossible not to...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 4th 17, 02:11 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 04/06/2017 12:47, Martin wrote:
On Sat, 3 Jun 2017 19:44:45 +0100, Mark Carver
wrote:

On 03/06/2017 10:18, Martin wrote:

Freesat recorders record...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 4th 17, 02:01 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 04/06/2017 09:26, Roderick Stewart wrote:
On Sat, 3 Jun 2017 12:43:10 +0100, "tim..."
wrote:

so what are these sparkles then?

An artefact that appeared...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 3rd 17, 07:44 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 03/06/2017 10:18, Martin wrote:

Freesat recorders record things like subtitles automatically. Sky boxes don't.
With a Sky box, if subtitles weren't enabled when you recorded, then subtitles
...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 3rd 17, 07:33 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 03/06/2017 19:06, Woody wrote:
"Mark Carver" wrote in message
...
On 03/06/2017 18:37, pamela wrote:

What...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 3rd 17, 07:03 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 03/06/2017 18:37, pamela wrote:

What definition are the SD channels on FreeSat? (Such as BBC, ITV,
Channel 5, Quest, Dave, etc.)

Most BBC channels are 720 x 576. I think BBC Parliament is...
Forum: uk.tech.digital-tv (Digital TV - General) June 3rd 17, 06:58 PM Posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Replies: 112
Views: 402
Posted By Mark Carver
Freesat?

On 03/06/2017 16:17, alan_m wrote:
On 03/06/2017 09:59, Martin wrote:

There's not a lot of difference if the TV has upscaling.

An HD TV has to upscale SD, otherwise the SD image would be a...
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