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Freeview is better than Analogue even with a poor aerial by zzapper
Hi, I hesitated to get Freeview for a year, because I feared that I'd have to pay for a new aerial because C5 was very poor, c4 poor, only BBCs & ITV1 were any good on the old analogue. Anyway I finally plunged and bought the Phillips £99 decoder DTR1500 from Tesco. The Freeview pictures are...
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October 26th 03 10:48 AM
by Mat Overton Go to last post
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Tempted to buy a Sony KD28DX40 TV - a wise move? by Tony Hall
Hello, I've been thinking about buying a 28" widescreen TV for a while but I've been in no rush. However, Costco have an offer on until Oct 5th to buy a Sony KD28DX40 28" digital TV for £469.99 (inc. VAT, 3 year guarantee, stand etc)....I'm very tempted. Is this a reasonable TV for the price?...
October 26th 03 09:49 AM
by Brownie Go to last post
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all in one handsets by tomm
You know the 4, 5 or 8 etc in one remote handsets? I have a tv, video & dvd player which I suppose should be no problem.I also have an old Pioneer on-digital box which I am using to watch freeview. 1 question: Will one of these all in one handsets work with the old on-digi box?
October 26th 03 01:52 AM
by Mr Balloon Go to last post
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old pace ondigital reset by alex
hi can any one tell me how to reset a pace ondigital for freeview it works fine on freeview but still showing old sky channels i have used reset on the back but i want to clear all the channels as its still showing all the old sky channels anyone help thanks alex
October 26th 03 12:32 AM
by alex Go to last post
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Perpetual motion? by Mat Overton
Tonight as I sat in the office Hil came in with the bulb out of the oven. Would I look in the CPC book and find her a new one? The bulb is a 25W mini screw fitting. The nearest one in the CPC book is on page 1464, but the glass envelope on our old bulb is slightly thinner and longer....
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October 25th 03 10:56 PM
by Bill Go to last post
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Wierd - TV picks up SKY through ariel? by Bill
What channels are you receiving? What is the quality of reception? Have you got the cahannels tuned in so that you can select between them at will? Bill Where there is no television, the people perish. - adapted from Proverbs xxix. 18.
October 25th 03 05:27 PM
by David Butler Go to last post
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No Ftn picture by Chris Dudley
In message , Dave K writes Not sure if this has been mentioned elsewhere, but for 2 days now I can't get a picture on the Ftn channel on Freeview from Mendip. The sound is there, but the pic is just blank. I rescanned for channels...
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October 25th 03 01:59 PM
by Martin Imber Go to last post
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Next SetPal update? by Alan
In message , Dave MacRae wrote Just bought a Labgear box from John Lewis, £69.50. Unfortunatly it still has the December firmware installed so I've already had one Green Screen Of Death on it :) Anyone know when the next update is due...
October 25th 03 12:24 PM
by Alan Go to last post
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Crap Channels 2 by John
Yes . I quite agree with some of you . If you pay for Sky you get better crap . With Freeview you just get crap . But seriously would it not be possible to have a reasonable channel selection ? When I have seen Sky , apart from some movies and sports , most of it is old programmes that have been...
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October 25th 03 05:06 AM
by nick Go to last post
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Freeview going downhill by Dave K
In addition to the recent Ftn problem, this morning there are no BBC radio channels and no Channel 5 on Freeview via the Mendip transmitter. I noticed the lack of BBC radio channels yesterday morning as well. What is going on here? Does anyone have a link to transmitter maintenance of some...
October 25th 03 04:19 AM
by nick Go to last post
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Daewoo DS608P Setpal Freeview Box by Pablo
Just installed the Daewoo DS608P Setpal Freeview Box and it works fine except for interference. Analogue BBC2 has got Horizontal lines across the screen when the box is on and sometimes when its turned off. Turning lights on, running the washing machine, opening the fridge door all cause...
October 25th 03 02:33 AM
by nick Go to last post
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Freeview via NTL wall box? by James Enrita
I've recently moved in to a new flat. The previous owners had had NTL installed although this has since been disconnected and I have no intention of signing up to NTL. As a result there are boxes in each room with outlets for TV, FM and data. The TV ones have a length of what I guess is...
October 24th 03 11:49 PM
by David Hearn Go to last post
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Thomson Update v2.4 by TimK
Anyone found anything new yet?
October 24th 03 10:45 PM
by Psionic3a Go to last post
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Aaaargghhhh! Firewalls and my Nova-t PCI card by Li'l ol' me
Started a thread earlier today as I couldn't get any stations with my new card. After a whole day of farting about and scouring the 4 corners of the internet I've discovered that Zone Alarm is stopping all incoming transmissions somehow. I'm using the TechnoTrends software rather than haupaugge,...
October 24th 03 06:47 PM
by QrizB Go to last post
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What channels can I pickup with an old OnDigital Box? by Cuzman
"Adam Simple" wrote in message ... " I have an old On Digital Philips Box . Can you list the channels I can pick up. WIll it have to be retuned, never been used since On Digital went. " http://www.freeview.co.uk lists all of the available...
October 24th 03 03:16 PM
by John Porcella Go to last post
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BBC Multiscreens are live by Colin
Am I the only one to notice that the Multiscreens on BBC digital terrestrial are live? My box indicates that these are broadcast on '703'. Go to News 24, press red, then select the multiscreen option. There are two screens: Headlines and News Playback (where the top story is repeated in more...
October 24th 03 02:29 PM
by Richard Go to last post
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FTV Sky Cards by David
Just recieved this by e-mail from a freind. Hundreds of thousands of satellite viewers who would have been left with blank screens by the BBC's decision to break away from BSkyB and broadcast its satellite signal "in the clear" have been saved by a last-minute deal. Sports and tourism minister...
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October 24th 03 10:04 AM
by Jomtien Go to last post
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Nebula DigiTV autoshutdown by Chris
I would like to hear from anyone else who has experienced problems with the PC auto shutdown feature on expiry of last timer. Basically I have found that version 3.01 worked fine but versions 3.02 and 3.03 have worked only on the odd occasion with all settings apparently the same. I am in...
October 24th 03 09:07 AM
by Simo Fagerström Go to last post
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BBC's Vision of the Future of TV by DAB sounds worse than FM
Quite an interesting speech by Ashley Highfield, BBC Controller of New Media http://www.rts.org.uk/past_speakers_det.asp?id=2708 I agree with most of what he says. But he mentions the the BBC's Audio Player (or whatever it's called) has been very successful, and sees no reason why this shouldn't...
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October 24th 03 06:20 AM
by Rupert Bear Go to last post
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pace twin help by Daz
hi i know its been thrashed out before but i cant find it, (i have looked honest) What HDD do i need to upgrade the Pace to 40 or 60Gb? how easy is it and has anyone had any problems after the event? thanks for any help before i part with the coin/turn my twin into a door stop.
October 24th 03 01:18 AM
by Simon Slavin Go to last post
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