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Forum: Technical 16-09-2014, 17:23
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By davemurgatroyd
No chance - try reading it again - it is merely...

No chance - try reading it again - it is merely an agreement that the same technology will be used by the 3 broadcasters allowing manufacturers to produce and develop boxes that are capable of...
Forum: Technical 14-09-2014, 12:38
Replies: 68
Views: 2,137
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Probably a legacy from it replacing the original...

Probably a legacy from it replacing the original multi language analogue version from the 90s which only closed just over two years ago
Forum: Technical 14-09-2014, 11:13
Replies: 68
Views: 2,137
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Correct Eurosport International Germany...

Correct Eurosport International Germany (basically Eurosport 1) on 19.2 is the only sub free channel from them on any satellite
Forum: Technical 12-09-2014, 19:56
Replies: 68
Views: 2,137
Posted By davemurgatroyd
A high enough signal to allow reception in bad...

A high enough signal to allow reception in bad weather conditions - water in the air reduces the signal received significantly.
Forum: Sky 12-09-2014, 19:51
Replies: 106
Views: 15,330
Posted By davemurgatroyd
No HD but can be recorded Yes all but SS2 which...

No HD but can be recorded


Yes all but SS2 which has SNF Match of the day
Forum: Technical 12-09-2014, 11:40
Replies: 68
Views: 2,137
Posted By davemurgatroyd
It would need a DIY bracket and the dish is...

It would need a DIY bracket and the dish is almost certainly too small to provide any sort of "rain margin"
Forum: Technical 12-09-2014, 11:39
Replies: 68
Views: 2,137
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Apart from Sky News and BBC World News

Apart from Sky News and BBC World News
Forum: Technical 12-09-2014, 05:20
Replies: 68
Views: 2,137
Posted By davemurgatroyd
You are receiving the Astra 2 group at 28 East -...

You are receiving the Astra 2 group at 28 East - Eurosport Germany is on Astra 1 at 19.2 East. Your dish would need realigning but you would lose all the UK channels on 28 East then.
Forum: Freesat 12-09-2014, 05:15
Replies: 9
Views: 1,202
Posted By davemurgatroyd
"For Channel 4ís registered viewers, the All 4...

"For Channel 4ís registered viewers, the All 4 experience will be increasingly personalised" - this phrase in the press release implies that there will be some form of encryption or access...
Forum: Sky 11-09-2014, 21:50
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By davemurgatroyd
I didn't say there wasn't a need., but there are...

I didn't say there wasn't a need., but there are more people who need a WiFi connection than the RF output.Thus the IO link is to cater for those for those who still wish to use this antiquated...
Forum: Sky 11-09-2014, 21:27
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By davemurgatroyd
What planet are you on? Components cost money...

What planet are you on? Components cost money they are not given to the manufacturers free.
Forum: Sky 11-09-2014, 20:38
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By davemurgatroyd
They have replaced one built in function (RF...

They have replaced one built in function (RF output) that is beginning to fall out of usefulness with one that is gaining use - built in WiFi.

I would think far more people are now using WiFi than...
Forum: Sky 08-09-2014, 19:36
Replies: 66
Views: 8,039
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Perhaps you ought to check your facts before...

Perhaps you ought to check your facts before making libellous statements.
Forum: Freesat 08-09-2014, 17:12
Replies: 15
Views: 1,432
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Not really relevant here as it is highly unlikely...

Not really relevant here as it is highly unlikely to offer any advantages over the already installed receiver and with the major disadvantage that it almost certainly will not be capable of...
Forum: Freesat+ Recorders 07-09-2014, 15:07
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By davemurgatroyd
I think that may be out of date now -...

I think that may be out of date now - http://www.flysat.com/28east.php lists it on 2E. It is probably not on lyngsat as it has no actual channels on that transponder but merely the Sky EPG data...
Forum: Freesat+ Recorders 07-09-2014, 11:11
Replies: 7
Views: 449
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Note also that the Sky box when being booted from...

Note also that the Sky box when being booted from mains off needs to find its "default" transponder (11778 V) otherwise it will report "no satellite signal". So if booting the Sky box the Foxsat...
Forum: Freesat 06-09-2014, 00:39
Replies: 15
Views: 1,432
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Without knowing what is fitted you are not going...

Without knowing what is fitted you are not going to get any definite answers here - we also do not know how many connections are available from the dish.

Note that on the fringes of "good reception"...
Forum: Freesat 05-09-2014, 23:10
Replies: 15
Views: 1,432
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Two very major points to note here 1 Many of the...

Two very major points to note here
1 Many of the "automatic satellite systems" for motorhomes will only work automatically with the supplied receiver
2 Many of these systems are also set to seek only...
Forum: Freesat 01-09-2014, 19:49
Replies: 17
Views: 13,939
Posted By davemurgatroyd
DiSEqC is a system of communication used to...

DiSEqC is a system of communication used to either control switches between multiple lnbs or control a motorised dish. DiSEqC 1.0 and 1.1 (with 2.0 and 2.1) are used for switching between lnbs and...
Forum: Freesat 27-08-2014, 14:21
Replies: 24
Views: 1,097
Posted By davemurgatroyd
The current repairer is Unipart Technology who...

The current repairer is Unipart Technology who also handle mobile phone repairs for such as Vodafone, Virgin and Samsung.
Forum: Non-platform specific satellite TV 26-08-2014, 14:21
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Try this site as a startung point for free...

Try this site as a startung point for free non-mainstream live streaming services - http://www.lyngsat-stream.com/tvcountry/Europe.html
Forum: Freesat 25-08-2014, 10:59
Replies: 31
Views: 2,117
Posted By davemurgatroyd
It has now gone up to £36,000 p.a.

It has now gone up to £36,000 p.a.
Forum: Freesat 25-08-2014, 10:58
Replies: 31
Views: 2,117
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Please get your facts right the HD and +1...

Please get your facts right the HD and +1 channels are NOT PSB channels and will not be until there is a new comms act. ITV are meeting their PSB requirements.
Forum: Sky 23-08-2014, 17:35
Replies: 299
Views: 46,340
Posted By davemurgatroyd
It is not only CRTs that are 4:3 - there are...

It is not only CRTs that are 4:3 - there are still quite a few 4:3 flat panel LCDs around. I use a Samsung 4:3 19" in my bedroom. Although it is now 6/7 years old it is still working flawlessly and...
Forum: Technical 22-08-2014, 23:13
Replies: 0
Views: 269
Posted By davemurgatroyd
Pixellation on NHK World HD and RT HD

There is a problem on these two channels with occasional pixellation and smearing that appears to be a video encoding problem. It happens on many different models of receivers with various dish sizes...
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