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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+ update planner by Beck
Our original box updated and now if a trailer comes on we get a green circle and can press it to set a reminder. The sky+ upgraded several weeks after that but I have yet to see the green button on a programme trailer. I have the planner changes, just not the new set eminder facility. Has my...
March 29th 06 07:52 PM
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Good old British bull**** from Sky...... by [email protected]
http://www.sky.com/skynews/picture_gallery/picture_gallery/0,,70141-1216465-6,00.html "A new trophy was commissioned by Fifa in the early 1970s, following England's famous victory in 1966. Brazil were also given one trophy for winning the tournament three times." WTF?? England's win had ****...
March 29th 06 07:28 PM
by Beck Go to last post
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Skygnome question by PigPOg
I'm thinking of purchasing a Skygnome (I do know of the preset problem) but I want to know what the sound is like. Is it horribly tinny or does the audio have a reasonable degree of depth? Thanks for any comments. Simon
March 29th 06 10:19 AM
by Mark Carver Go to last post
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Sky HD - You can now order online by loz
You can now order Sky HD at www.sky.com/hd Pricing confirmed 299 + 10 HD sub 399 without sub Sky+ sub 10, or free with appropriate package (as per usual) Quote "Sky HD: Sky HD Box costs 299 for Sky digital subscribers taking a Sky HD subscription (399 otherwise). Only compatible with...
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March 29th 06 06:52 AM
by Jomtien Go to last post
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Remember C-Day 01/07/2000 - When will "HD Day" be? by Heracles Pollux
Remember C-Day 01/07/2000, the date in which all delivery of adverts switched from 4x3 to 16x9 anamorphic. When will "HD Day" be? The day in which the standard delivery format for adverts will be HD (and which format?), and the older transmission systems use format conversion from the new...
March 29th 06 02:00 AM
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So who is going to stump up for Sky HD then by Ed
So first year of Sky HD will cost you 419! (299 + 120) that's cheeky for 6 channels!
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March 28th 06 11:27 PM
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Hollywood and The Holocaust, BBC4 Sunday 27th March by Jim fan
On Tue, 28 Mar 2006 12:03:30 GMT, Paul Heslop wrote: never mind, James, one day you may learn how to communicate without coming over as a complete dick. Several times you've encountered my intellectual haymakers and yet you
March 28th 06 01:11 PM
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is HD actually worth the hassle and cost ?? by Azleaann
I was in John Lewis today and they had several screens with a HD feed for demo purposes...to be honest I think my Sony Crt screen gives an equal if not better picture with my existing Sky + !! Is it really that big a deal ?? especially when its going to cost me to buy an HD telly, 300 quid for...
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March 27th 06 08:18 AM
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Remote Problems by Dragon
Hi guys i have bought a new sky+ remote for my sky eye that i got years ago and the old remote doesnt work sky+ for upstairs, i put the code in for my telly sanyo and it works great but, every couple of days the remote loses its way. I have to then put the code in again for the telly to work, its...
March 26th 06 11:58 PM
by Dragon Go to last post
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British TV &Film by [email protected]
You are invited to join http://tv.groups.yahoo.com/group/ActorNathanielParker-PBSMasterpieceTheatre-Mystery/ http://tv.groups.yahoo.com/group/ActorNathanielParker-PBSMasterpieceTheatre-Mystery/ is:an announcement and/or newsletter and information group. I am from The United States.I do not get an...
March 26th 06 10:58 PM
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Signal transmitters to get Sky in other rooms by Johnny8977
Hi all. I want to get Sky in the kitchen so today got one of those remote signal transmitters/receivers. It was only 25.00 and basically the picture was garbage so I'm going to take it back. I was basically wondering if all of them will give a mediorce at best picture or do the more expensive ones...
March 26th 06 10:27 PM
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Get an apparant HD equivalent for nothing by Nigel Barker
On Fri, 24 Mar 2006 18:21:04 GMT, Dave wrote: Watch Channel 5 via terrestrial analogue for an hour or two. Then switch to any digital channel Voila. Who needs HD? Alternatively take a look at Arte on satellite. Their bit rate is double that of most channels on Sky Digital...
March 26th 06 10:11 PM
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HD Clarrify by Dragon
Ok if i am wrong here but if i get Sky hD and have all the channels which cost me 40 odd quid do i still need to pay the 10 extra for HD, Sorry if i have this wrong but what i have read it seems i dont have to pay 10 or i have i misread dave
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March 26th 06 08:22 PM
by loz Go to last post
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HD by [email protected]
Does sky show any demo`s of this HD on any channels, so all those with HD ready tv`s can see what all the fuss is about . I for one will not be paying out any extra for this until I see a sample of whats on offer -- [email protected] Just remember we all make mistakes, thats why they but little rubbers on the...
March 26th 06 07:42 PM
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Sky Digital FAQ - updated 6/11/2005 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...
March 26th 06 08:48 AM
by Jomtien Go to last post
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HD box availability? by Nige
What a pile of ****e the Sky website for HDF is. All i8 want is a release date & find out when I can get one. My sky+ box is playing up & I don't want to replace it when HD is coming. Nige -- Subaru WRX Range Rover 4.6 HSE (The Tank!)
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March 25th 06 05:20 PM
by olympus Go to last post
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True Movies 2 by Don
Anyone know the Frequency etc of True Movies 2 so I can add it to my FTA box without downloading everything again. Cheers
March 24th 06 09:09 PM
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Sky HD Price Confirmed by loz
According to posts in avforums 299 for box, 60 install, 10 HD sub (gives you HD version of any channels you subscribe to where available in HD)
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March 24th 06 06:30 PM
by critcher Go to last post
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Sky Gnome Presets by Brian McKenna
Any further news on a fix for this problem?
March 23rd 06 05:49 PM
by Brendan DJ Murphy Go to last post
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Sci Fi +1 by Tim
Has anyone got this on channel 130 ? Its listed on digiguide as being available. Cheers Tim
March 23rd 06 08:00 AM
by Tim Go to last post
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