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Bought white sky box at a car boot sale - cheapest service please by Information
Dont have an TV arial in this house bought 4 years ago Been happy to watch iplayer on puters and use big TV only for Dvds and iplayer thru wii. We are not huge TV watchers , th idea of payingf for TV monthly really really grates me Anyways bought a sky box to plug into the guy disg on wall thats been redundant for past 4 yeasr
February 6th 11 10:54 PM
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NEW EPG.UGHH by Gary[_4_]
What a mess. the new EPG is. Gary
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February 4th 11 01:59 PM
by Mike Henry Go to last post
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Series Link question, Sky+ by Pete Zahut[_4_]
First episode of the new series of Monk aired last night at 21.00 but due to recording two other programmes at the same time I couldn't get it then. I noticed it was repeated at 04.00 this morning so I set the box to record it then instead. If I set a Series Link for the 04.00 repeat, will it work or will it want to record the initial showing of the programme 7 hours earlier at 21.00? TIA
January 30th 11 07:07 PM
by James Hession Go to last post
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January 29th 11 07:40 PM
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satellite Dish history by Dickie Mint
Got a Humax DSAT PVR and have decided to engineer the two feeds it requires from a quad lnb on the dish, as you can't get the main channels on one polarisation. (Did they deliberately spread the main channels across the polarisations?) But I'm confused as to whether my existing Satdish will take a new quad lnb, special bracket or otherwise. The satcure website seems quite useful, and...
January 26th 11 08:30 PM
by Dickie Mint Go to last post
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January 20th 11 12:55 AM
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Sky+ Digibox HD problem by Tim Walters[_2_]
The playback of some programs on my digibox HD is jumpy with small gaps. I've done a full system reset, but this has not solved the problem. My question is: does this problem mean the HD itself is damaged? If so, then it would make sense to think that the damaged area(s) is/are in fixed place(s). In which case, if I have a recorded program with jumps in it, I should keep the program because...
January 12th 11 08:47 PM
by Ret.[_2_] Go to last post
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Annoying Sound Problem by the_constructor[_2_]
Ever since I have had SKY+ I have noticed that whilst watching certain channels, there is a dip in sound of about 2 seconds. Is this a fault of the SKY+ box or is it SKY themselves introducing this problem to stop people enjoying the programmes. I have just purchased a Freesat+ box made by Humax and am hoping that this problem is not on there as well. Jim
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January 9th 11 07:05 PM
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changed from Sky to Sky+ by Dog is love
I got Sky+ for Xmas and now I have a redundant Sky box...do I have to buy another card from Sky to get it working again ?
January 2nd 11 09:37 AM
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ITV1+1 Testing by Mark Carver
From another forum, from a normally reliable poster:- Quote:- Currently testing on DSat and available through add channels All of the ITV1 regions have an ITV1+1 DOG. 10891H 22.0 5/6 10125 - UTV (not delayed) with the EPG now/next an hour out
January 1st 11 03:55 PM
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Sky to drop Bravo, Bravo 2, and Channel One (was Virgin 1) by Vincent
So I just noticed this: http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/broadcasting/news/a277046/sky-to-shut-down-bravo-channel-one.html It seems that Sky are dropping Bravo and Channel One (used to be the Virgin 1 channel). That's a shame, there's some great shows on those channels. They say they'll redistribute some of the shows to Sky One, but I can't see them putting Spartacus on Sky One, can you?
December 29th 10 08:39 AM
by Vincent Go to last post
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Sky Subscription by petetop
Hi Sorry if this is OT. I won a 12 month full package subscription to Sky, to which I am extremely grateful. This runs out in two weeks and I don't wish to carry on with the full package. I only found out by ringing Sky and asking when it was finishing as I was sure we were coming to the end soon. We only had entertainment pack before we won the full package. When I was on the phone I was...
December 28th 10 10:55 PM
by Mike Henry Go to last post
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loosing signal by George Reid
Over past week or so, I've had recordings fail and, last night, while watching Sky 1, lost the signal completely on all channels. I switched off and re-started box and, after a while, the signal was restored. Whether this was as a consequence of may action or coincidence, I'm not sure. The box is an HD box, within its guarantee period. Before calling Sky, are there any checks I could make...
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December 21st 10 02:43 PM
by George Reid[_2_] Go to last post
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Snooker - 11 Dec 2010 by George Reid[_2_]
OK, so it overran. I had HIGNFY in my planner. I noticed that it started to record then stopped several times and the start time in the planner changed by 5-10 minutes. I assume this was BBC updating the start time for the EPG. Although they changed the start time to reflect the delay, they did not change the stop time (until later). As a result, when HIGNFY did start, it was after the...
December 15th 10 10:22 AM
by Pete Zahut[_4_] Go to last post
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Sky to introduce new HD EPG system by slap dash
http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/digitaltv/news/a292944/sky-to-introduce-new-hd-epg-system.html or http://tinyurl.com/3xpk4at Sky is reportedly preparing to launch a separate electronic programme guide (EPG) numbering system for high definition homes, as a way to boost HD channel usage. According to Broadcast, the new approach will see the satellite broadcaster introduce a 'HD Swap Bouquet'...
December 14th 10 08:17 PM
by George Reid[_2_] Go to last post
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Gutters n dishes by gordon Sinclair
Really nice to know that gutters and sky dishes dont mix..I'm run off my wet feet replacing them..and I'm undercutting Sky
December 10th 10 05:03 PM
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December 10th 10 09:59 AM
by Martin[_2_] Go to last post
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"installing" Sky on a communal system by tim....
I'm about to move into an apartment block that already has a satellite on the roof with a (double) feed into each flat. I've been hearing stories that I can't "subscribe" to Sky via their website but have to by it some other way? There's no option for this on the Sky ordering process and no information either. Does anyone know what I need to do?
December 7th 10 12:50 PM
by Vass[_8_] Go to last post
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Working Customer 'Service' email address? by Starman2112
Hi Anyone got a working Sky / Sky+ working Customer 'Service' email address, please?
December 6th 10 07:24 PM
by Mike Henry Go to last post
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cancelled meeting by George Reid
Hi Have phoned round to postpone Management Team meeting. Everyone was in agreement - the only one who asked "Why?" was Ken Mackie. Considering the number of times meetings have been changed for him, I thought that was a bit rich! How were roads into work? Lindsey and Garry are having a "snow day" - they can't get out of the
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December 2nd 10 06:49 PM
by Martin[_2_] Go to last post
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