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Sticky Thread Sticky: Sky Digital FAQ - updated 31/10/2004 for new "Freesat" FTV cards by Jomtien
Sky Digital FAQ Summary: This article answers questions about the UK digital television satellite system "Sky Digital": the equipment needed for reception, and channels and services carried. This FAQ primarily describes the Sky Digital package as provided to UK residents. Residents of the ROI may...
February 28th 05 05:37 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: ***Newbies - Please read this message about the FAQ before posting*** by Jomtien
This FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) link below contains the answers to most of the common questions asked in these groups. Click on it and read it first and if you can't find an answer in it then please post here and someone will do their best to help you (or heap abuse on you as the case may...
February 26th 05 06:31 AM
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sky HD - 'vibrant colour ' by The dog from that film you saw
that's what their ad says. surely it uses the same colour depth as sd ? - eight bit is it ? - or does it actually have a higher colour depth? -- Gareth. that fly...... is your magic wand....
April 4th 09 12:44 AM
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Any 'Come back to Sky' Offers? by Ed[_8_]
Sky subs must be one of the first 'luxuries' to go in the Credit Crunch, so I'm fully expecting a round of offers from Sky soon - has anyone had anything in the post?
April 4th 09 12:43 AM
by Larry[_4_] Go to last post
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Shared disk - Sky + by paulfoel
My Dad has got his own dish and currently has Sky. He lives in a block of flats and recently they installed two new sky feeds on the wall into his flat, plugged his sky into this and said he no longer needs to use his dish. The thing is he was thinking about getting sky+ which I know needs...
April 4th 09 12:37 AM
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Multiroom Echo by Essex Laptops - Andy Usher
ok, I have now replaced my sky box with Sky +, so have 2x Sky Plus in rooms next to each other, now through the TV there is some echo, like one box is slighty behind the other, If I play through a Amp the boxes are together I changed the TV ans that is not at fault as it does it on the...
April 2nd 09 08:16 PM
by Paul Go to last post
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complete newbie question by giganews
Sky is *free* in my area at the moment, but they insist I have a telephone point near to where the box will be. Why ? freesat doesn't need a telephone connection. (I have read on the web that the line can interfere with other (ie. Orange) broadband services. I said I didn't want a telephone...
April 1st 09 12:31 PM
by Mike GW8IJT Go to last post
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complete newbie question by giganews
It is normally possible to pay Sky extra for no phone line. As you are being offered it free you could let them install an extension and then just unplug it! Thanks for the reply. I didn't know if the box would work without the telephone line.
March 30th 09 04:32 PM
by giganews Go to last post
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Sky remote control code for Samsung TV by Ed[_8_]
I have just replaced the sky plus remote control in the bedroom, but i cannot get it to work the TV It is a Samsung LE19R8, and the remote control is Sky+ Rev 6 I have looked at the satcure website, because I am sure the 0646 code worked before (the existing remote works the volume etc but...
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March 21st 09 10:01 AM
by Abo Go to last post
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Sky Broadband by Ed[_8_]
I'm thinking of getting Sky broadband as it is 'free' to sky customers. I have three questions I hope you chaps can assist 1-Is it reliable 2-Is the base pack with a 2GB download limit too little for someone that just emails and surfs 3-Has anyone got around the 60 install charge for the base...
March 18th 09 11:32 PM
by No-One[_2_] Go to last post
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New Sky HD epg by Ping Crosby[_2_]
Here are some photo's of the forthcoming new epg for HD.Many thanks to James Payne for uploading these http://tinyurl.com/dzozbo
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March 18th 09 03:39 PM
by RobertJM[_2_] Go to last post
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New Sky HD Box by RobertJM[_2_]
Anyone got the replacement HD box yet? I got mine last week but it's very noisy, seems the fan hardly ever goes off?? Rob.
March 18th 09 09:25 AM
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Sky to recall 90,000 hd boxes by shopbright
On Feb 17, 9:51*am, Ed wrote: Sky has confirmed that they will replace up to 90,000 faulty Sky HD+ boxes after manufacturer Pace discovered a 'flaw in its manufacturing process.' In what can only be described as an admirably swift reaction, Sky has ...
March 18th 09 09:23 AM
by shop-bright Go to last post
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s k y Deals by STEPHEN
hi my sky deal is running out this Friday and was looking for another deals out there. need sport and the usual channels including the discovery channel as well, don't need Disney or music channel
March 14th 09 10:10 PM
by Bikini Whacks[_4_] Go to last post
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SKY Red button now only suggests Channel upgrade on SKY News by Sky dish of the day
Sky News, I like to watch paper review via Red button, however this early morning when I press the Red button, I keep getting the "Upgrade Channels" enter PIN on screen display. Is this a software problem that will correct itself, or do I need to reset the box ? Occasionally my red button stops...
March 2nd 09 09:25 AM
by Hot Stuff Go to last post
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Sky is just great value by [email protected]
I've just got sky it's just great. When I phoned up to subscribe the girl who spoke to me was really helpful. Asked me if I had a short term memory problem and suggested that I world enjoy SKY movies . She also said that if anyone asked me what was on SKY 1 Simpson s would be the correct thing to...
February 19th 09 01:25 PM
by Zero Tolerance Go to last post
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I've seen the future of satellite TV by Peter[_3_]
Yes it's G2 leading the way forward after years of development ! Now watch the best low definition and poor sound TV ever transmitted ! Peter
February 19th 09 10:12 AM
by Peter[_3_] Go to last post
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Global Marketing & Sports Charity Organization by Industry Engineering
World Market Access Invitation 2010 Official Company Marketing Participation European PR Office Promotion Banner Sale: Tel:+ 46 (0) 705474830, Mr Roger K. Olsson Corporate Marketing with Olympic Biathlon National Team Development We are an constitution set together in a integrate policy...
February 18th 09 01:20 PM
by Industry Engineering Go to last post
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Sky to recall 90,000 hd boxes by David
"shopbright" wrote in message news:1cda4e32-00a4-434c- This will cost them a fortune, I wonder if that why their share price is dropping today. Why? Sky will be billing Pace surely.
February 18th 09 12:13 AM
by widgitt Go to last post
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Sky HD box now effectively free by Ed[_8_]
Yes, I know you have to sign up at around 45 a month to Rupert's evil empire, but if you were thinking of getting Sky HD, the box is now just 49, but you get a month's sub free if you sign up online http://www.sky.com/portal/site/skycom/skyproducts/getsky
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February 17th 09 10:19 AM
by shopbright Go to last post
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Sky to recall 90,000 hd boxes by Ed[_8_]
Sky has confirmed that they will replace up to 90,000 faulty Sky HD+ boxes after manufacturer Pace discovered a 'flaw in its manufacturing process.' In what can only be described as an admirably swift reaction, Sky has offered to replace all of the boxes 'as a precaution' as well as offering...
February 17th 09 09:51 AM
by Ed[_8_] Go to last post
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sky in ni by Gwyn
I am thinking of getting someone in ni to get my sky transferred to a ni sub is rte free on this or do you need to pay a minimum sub -- Gwyn. Remove rem if replying
February 12th 09 11:27 AM
by Jack Bauer[_2_] Go to last post
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