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John Baird replied to clifford c wright's discussion missing tv1,tv2, duke on freeview.
"You haven’t told us what your signal strength meter says. Is the TVNZ Mux different from the others,quality wise ?"
May 5
John Baird replied to Kylie's discussion No Freeview
"You don’t need a password to watch freeview, do you have an Aerial ?"
Apr 30
John Baird replied to Ross Lambourn's discussion How to decrease the "Skip" time
"Pretty sure that is disabled as part of the Freeview spec so you can’t skip through adverts"
Apr 23
John Baird replied to David Edmunds's discussion powering LNB
"Why don’t you swap the sky and one free view box and see if the results are the same or only works from the skybox, will eliminate different run distances ( which is unlikely)"
Apr 22
Warren Harding left a comment for John Baird
"Oh yeah.  Good to hear from you.  :-)"
Jan 15
John Baird replied to James's discussion S8200
"Why 10600? Std LNB are 10750 or 11300. Never seen a 10600 one. He said he had a universal LNB Biggles and that is the frequency needed to make it work"
Jan 9
John Baird replied to James's discussion S8200
"No I mean 10600"
Jan 9
John Baird replied to James's discussion S8200
"Have you set the LO to 10600 ?"
Jan 8
John Baird replied to Vicki Ryan's discussion Lost channels
"Probably, although it may help if you reboot the box and do a re-scan ,but more than likely it’s somewhere on the dish Merry Xmas"
Dec 22, 2017
John Baird replied to Vicki Ryan's discussion Lost channels
"Can you still get Duke? If not you have lost all of the TVNZ transponder ,could be dish alignment ,LNB drift etc. What are the quality levels like on the channels you do get ?"
Dec 22, 2017
John Baird replied to Keegan Lodge's discussion Reception issues in Massey Auckland 0614
"The issue is probably that you don’t have a suitable antenna , 42dB means diddly squat if your incoming signal is poor I’d suggest you get someone to install a proper UHF antenna"
Nov 28, 2017
John Baird commented on John's blog post Adding free view box
"You don't, connect with an hdmi cable"
Mar 28, 2017
John Baird replied to Julie Jamieson's discussion Replacing one sky box with Freeview
"You don't need a multiswitch for that , everything is on the same polarity"
Mar 1, 2017
John Baird replied to Kassie Lane's discussion Signal 0%?
"Zero suggests it's not connected , most satellite faults report some level of signal . I have seen a total LNB failure report that but it's not common"
Feb 14, 2017
John Baird replied to Fiona Hewett's discussion Freeview stops working.
"Sounds like it's faulty although I've seen boxes lockup due to a fluctuating signal. To test disconnect the input cable ( Aerial/ Satellite ) and try that"
Jan 28, 2017
John Baird replied to Steve Frampton's discussion Reception issues in Te Aro/Mt Victoria - Wellington
"I just replied but so far it hasn't shown up"
Nov 23, 2016

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At 22:42 on January 15, 2018, Warren Harding said…

Oh yeah.  Good to hear from you.  :-)

 
 
 

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