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Reception issues during rain

Started this discussion. Last reply by David Lipscombe yesterday. 6 Replies

This evening prime +1 disappeared whilst 3+1 was clear as anything and all this was on satellite . my question is does 3+1 have a stronger signal than Prime +1 . And the other query is when will…Continue

The Shopping Channel

Started this discussion. Last reply by Biggles Feb 26, 2017. 4 Replies

Has Media works removed The Shopping Channel from the Freeview network ? I see it's still on sky but not on the satellite or HD Network . But it still is showed on the list of Freeview Channels on…Continue

Orton 4100C

Started Feb 21, 2017 0 Replies

I have a friends Orton 4100C sat box at home right now and it can not find any satellite especially Optus D1 . It seems to have reverted back to the original channels that weRe installed when it…Continue

Orton 4100C

Started Feb 20, 2017 0 Replies

I have a friends Orton 4100C sat box at home right now and it can not find any satellite especially Optus D1 . It seems to have reverted back to the original channels that weRe installed when it…Continue

 

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David Lipscombe replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"The LNB IS 3mths old as the old [SKY] sharp lnb died and a spare new one put to oneside for that purpose and got a Sky Tesh to install it"
yesterday
Biggles replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"OK. Have you checked signal strengths on each mux and each of your boxes? Could be a failing LNB losing the weaker mux occasionally. Or maybe it just wants the skew angle tweaking?"
yesterday
David Lipscombe replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"My Question at the end was when is Prime +1 coming to the Terriestial channels as I have on all my sat boxes it would be nice t have on the other system"
yesterday
David Lipscombe replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"Biggles I was viewing those 2 channels on my ALKRIS ALK-FTA1 sat box as I got sick of the problems on My SKY box I went into another room and was watching it there , so when I switched it on 3+1 was working perfectly as I was watching that in the…"
yesterday
Biggles replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"Not only do you need a DVB-S2 box but also a Sky Card as the HD Channels are scrambled. I have an Android box with built in Sat tuner but it cant decode the HD channels as they are scrambled. So even if Freeview DVB-S2 boxes became readily available…"
yesterday
bundy replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"Hi david can not say about stronger signal with each one,, but you will not get HD freeview satellite most boxes are SD or dvs for HD you need dvs s2 box which freeview have not brough out yet ,,,could be wrong"
yesterday
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Reception issues during rain

This evening prime +1 disappeared whilst 3+1 was clear as anything and all this was on satellite . my question is does 3+1 have a stronger signal than Prime +1 . And the other query is when will Prime +1 coming to Freeview HD ?See More
Thursday
David Lipscombe replied to Taylor's discussion [Channel Loss] Choice/HGTV missing
"I also have lost it on both my 3 Freeview and Sky boxes but have it on UHF"
Nov 5, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Maraea Robertson's discussion Lost Maori Channels
"I had to retune my Landlady's Veon TV today as she had the same problem here on Waiheke by not receiving both Maori TV and Te Reo . After a full retune they both came back on line ."
Nov 1, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Gordon Stewart's discussion Cant get CHOICE tv
"You should if you live in the Auckland area get 30 channels [27 TV + 3 Tadio channels] on I think 4 different mux's and if your new tv has a satellite connection 20 channels plus 4 Radio channels"
Oct 7, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Gordon Stewart's discussion Cant get CHOICE tv
"Yes Choice is a permanent Freeview channel on all forms of Freeview"
Oct 7, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Jill Nutsford's discussion Reset of freeview after removal of Sky
Aug 27, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Jill Nutsford's discussion Reset of freeview after removal of Sky
"Your set-top box does not have a S-Video connection so  that won't help ."
Aug 27, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Jill Nutsford's discussion Reset of freeview after removal of Sky
"Go into source TV/AV on remote and then find av on your TV , There might be 1,2 or 3 and just check them all and the box should show up . Don't forget to switch the box on ."
Aug 27, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Jill Nutsford's discussion Reset of freeview after removal of Sky
"Jill put your red. white and yellow into the ports under that are under the cable going into the side of the tv where it says AV IN and you should be good to go"
Aug 27, 2017
David Lipscombe replied to Jill Nutsford's discussion Reset of freeview after removal of Sky
"At the back of the box you have 2 rows of coloured ports for your red , white and yellow cables so plug them into the bottom row as per the colours and the have a look at the back of your TV and you will find the same , but make sure you plug the…"
Aug 27, 2017

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At 17:08 on September 13, 2013,
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Graham Wilson
said…

Here are the instructions for adding Trackside & C4 on a G7500.  

To view the C4 & Trackside EPG, try it from another channel (not from C4 or Trackside) .  As far as I know the Sky Guide is currently not compatible with the Freeview EPG

 
 
 

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David Lipscombe replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"The LNB IS 3mths old as the old [SKY] sharp lnb died and a spare new one put to oneside for that…"
yesterday
Biggles replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"OK. Have you checked signal strengths on each mux and each of your boxes? Could be a failing LNB…"
yesterday
David Lipscombe replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"My Question at the end was when is Prime +1 coming to the Terriestial channels as I have on all my…"
yesterday
David Lipscombe replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"Biggles I was viewing those 2 channels on my ALKRIS ALK-FTA1 sat box as I got sick of the problems…"
yesterday
Biggles replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"Not only do you need a DVB-S2 box but also a Sky Card as the HD Channels are scrambled. I have an…"
yesterday
bundy replied to David Lipscombe's discussion Reception issues during rain
"Hi david can not say about stronger signal with each one,, but you will not get HD freeview…"
yesterday
David Lipscombe posted a discussion

Reception issues during rain

This evening prime +1 disappeared whilst 3+1 was clear as anything and all this was on satellite .…See More
Thursday
James Eaton replied to James Eaton's discussion Sound problems on all TVNZ channels
"This may be an intermittent problem there have been several reports from others on the Neighbourly…"
Wednesday

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