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Pace Twin Annoyance by Martin Cooper
"Spock" wrote: When programming a future event, how do you get rid of the "No information" text in the timer box. The manual implies the left arrow will delete but it only moves the cursor without deleting, This may have only hapened since tha last upgrade...
September 16th 03 08:48 PM
by Richard Watkinson Go to last post
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Aerial Installation by Rob Horton
Hi, I had the great idea of installing my own TV aerial. Purchased a huge Televés wideband with 3 directors, a long 2" diameter aluminum pole, some sturdy galvanised wall brackets and 50M of CT100 cable. Problem is, about half way up the ladder, my instinct to be on the ground overcomes my DIY...
September 16th 03 07:15 PM
by Wrightsaerials Go to last post
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Ftn query by sixeightsevensix
Does ftn stand for anything? Who's the target audience. Bravo style programmes and ricki lake, anyone!!
September 16th 03 07:12 PM
by Chris p Go to last post
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Best aerial for DTTV at reasonable cost? by Matt
I'm looking to install a new aerial at the back of my property in an attempt to escape some of the interference caused by the vehicles, particularly the local yobs on their earsplitting hairdryers, passing by on the road outside. Currently on the roof I have Wickes high gain aerial, a rebadged...
September 16th 03 07:12 PM
by Wrightsaerials Go to last post
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DV cameras - bitrates etc. by Martin Angove
Just a quickie. Can anyone tell me what the standard bitrate is of the picture information recorded onto a miniDV tape by a domestic camcorder? Is it fixed, is it variable? What sort of error correction information is recorded? Presumably the quality of the encoder varies between cameras...
September 16th 03 04:50 PM
by Tim Mitchell Go to last post
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DAB, DVB and DSat audio bit rates by Eddie
"Agamemnon" wrote You need a bit rate of 256 Kbps using mp2 to obtain the same quality and frequency response equivalency as 128 Kbps using mp3. First off, that's ********. With today's MP2 encoders, 192kbps MP2 sounds as good to my ears as 128kbps MP3. ...
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September 16th 03 04:04 PM
by Martin Angove Go to last post
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Aerials - Horizontal vs Vertical by Robert Hallam
Well the plot thickens - back in January it was Vertical now this week same aerial has become Horizontal. The aerial fairies must have been at work and sorted this guy out. Only 8 months of poor reception - doh! Or wouldn't it have made much difference ? What do you think ? Rob H "Robert Hallam"...
September 16th 03 11:08 AM
by Mark Carver Go to last post
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Alert: Argos 16-day money back guarantee does not apply to by JPG
On Fri, 01 Aug 2003 14:20:56 +0100, (Simon Gardner) wrote: In article , JPG wrote: Alert: Argos 16-day money back guarantee does not apply to DTTV boxes! Thicko alert: Which condition Argos makes clear at...
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September 16th 03 03:07 AM
by James Go to last post
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BBC parliament by Mike GW8IJT
"The Fat Man" wrote in message ... Just done a rescan on my Pace box and find BBC Parlaiment is on CH 45 , 101 and 102.! Any ideas why? Perhaps you are getting a signal from two different sources, try...
September 15th 03 06:19 PM
by Stuart Meech Go to last post
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BBC parliament by Bryan Jones
"The Fat Man" wrote in message ... Just done a rescan on my Pace box and find BBC Parlaiment is on CH 45 , 101 and 102.! Any ideas why? Sounds to me like a test, BBC News Interactive Multi-screen anyone? Or am...
September 15th 03 05:14 PM
by Bryan Jones Go to last post
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Hauppauge Dec 2000t can now play back via scart! by David
Some people have been waiting a long time for this. I noticed over at Digital Spy forum that software version 2.16 (beta) is out. Download it from here http://www.hauppauge.de/sw_dec.htm I've tried it and it works. Now, with this box you can record DTT onto computer and playback on any TV via...
September 14th 03 11:59 PM
by David Go to last post
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Mp2 quality by Paul
How close to CD quality is the mp2 audio recorded by my DigiTV card (recording radio [email protected]/48,000Hz/16bit)
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September 14th 03 11:40 PM
by Simon Slavin Go to last post
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Problem with Philips IDTV - Anyone help? by ripper
My Philips IDTV has started to suffer from picture break up. The picture freezes and small squares appear on the screen. It may be termed pixellation. The problem only affects some channels. I have tried to update the software but get "Update Error" every time. There is a phone number in the manual...
September 14th 03 10:22 PM
by Mike Cawood Go to last post
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Problem with Grundig freeview box by Tom Cumming
We have got the Grunding freeview receiver box, and have got a small problem with it. Some channels (mostly the BBC ones) are listed twice in the service list, and normally one has better reception than the other. For example, BBC News 24 is on no.40 and no.809, and no.809 gets a far better...
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September 14th 03 04:45 PM
by Tom Cumming Go to last post
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Radar pioneer on TV tonight by Alex Quant
"Dave" wrote in message ... Yep saw it- very interesting indeed. Suspect that the full story would take a bit longer than 30 mins though. There was a very informative 1 hour programme on the development of RADAR during WWII...
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September 14th 03 12:35 PM
by Matt Go to last post
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BBC Parliament by Agamemnon
How can I get BBC Parliament to display full screen and not in a window surround a by test ? I tried pressing the text button by the just goes to back to the same display and the "0" button doesn't work either, nor are there any hints on the screen of what to press. I know its transmitted in 1/4...
September 14th 03 02:34 AM
by Stuart Meech Go to last post
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Rigger's Diary - the great cascade by Wrightsaerials
In 1998 a large residential home for the elderly was built near here. The electricians installed the TV distribution system because it was cheaper than bringing in a sub-contractor. - - - - - time passes . . . - - - - - - Today I finally went to have a look at this job. The officer in charge had...
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September 14th 03 01:12 AM
by Orange Go to last post
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Daewoo SetPal by Alan
In message , Tony Briscoe wrote Bought a Daewoo SetPal Digital Receiver in the past few days. Very pleased with the quality of the signal, but the picture on my Sony TV seems very pale, lacking contrast and brightness. I...
September 13th 03 11:23 PM
by BillR Go to last post
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Nokia Mediamaster 260 T PVR by paul dixon
Anyone know of pricing/availability for the Nokia Mediamaster 260 T PVR? http://www.nokia.com/nokia/0,8764,41468,00.html Technical Specifications Personal Digital Recorder * Hard disk drive: 80 GB
September 13th 03 08:35 PM
by BillR Go to last post
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Recording Digital Channels with Sony 32DX40? by Agamemnon
"Brownie" wrote in message ... Sorry for being a thicko here - I'm usually not a technophobe but I am a little confuses here and Google didn't reolve this for me. I have a Sony KD32DX40 IDTV and a matching Sony...
September 13th 03 07:51 PM
by Agamemnon Go to last post
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