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TV Box problem

Started this discussion. Last reply by Josh ✔️ Mar 3. 1 Reply

I have 3 TVboxes and they are different brands , and the problem that I have is this . I have down loaded the 3now app on all the boxes ,1 works fine and the other 2 I get the following message…Continue

Reception issues during rain

Started this discussion. Last reply by willis Jan 30. 7 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


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David Lipscombe replied to Taylor's discussion How do you set up transonic as in all the cords. Forgotten how to.
"here are 2 shots that may help you for your set up"
Nov 20
David Lipscombe replied to Stefanie Grayson's discussion Having trouble with password
"Have you tried using a cordless keyboard ? as this may work if you TV has a USB port . That way you will get the capital letters that are part of your password"
Nov 11
David Lipscombe replied to Wayne Mitchell's discussion Satellite set top box
"If it is a satellite box then you will need a satellite dish as a UHF aerial will never work on it . If you haven't got a dish on your roof have a look at trademe for a cheapie"
Oct 25
David Lipscombe replied to michelle vincent's discussion strong brand free view set up gone wrong
"What you have to do is delete all those sky channels 1x1 manually and then you might find the 21 freeview channels as there are a number of the freeview channels that are often repeated"
Sep 30
David Lipscombe replied to Jeremy E's discussion RT on Freeview?
"What size is your Sat dish ? as you may need either a 900mm or 1200mm dish to receive the signal"
Aug 19
David Lipscombe replied to Graham Syder's discussion is there UHF in Puponga?
"Graham the easiest way to find out is go and ask some of your closest neighbours that might have an arieal on there house and ask them how good their reception is . Also they might be in a different position to where you are i.e higher up on a hill"
Aug 12
David Lipscombe replied to William Petty's discussion Red vertical line on tv screen
"In the box that you write your comments there 4 boxes at the top and click the 2 from left and then follow instructions"
Jul 20
David Lipscombe replied to Don Hounsell's discussion In-line splitter for Satelite?
"I have downloaded 2 images of the way mine are set up . The 1st shows 2 LNB going in and 2 going to 2 different floors the top goes to 4 freeview & 1 sky box and the bottom goes to a single freeview box , and the 2nd image is the splitter that…"
Jul 10
David Lipscombe replied to Jeremy E's discussion RT on Freeview?
"Biggles if you had watched Triangle/Stratos television when it was on the Freeview systems you would have seen it ,  and now the only way to view it now is on sky tv also AJ also use to be aired on that channel until it came on freeview…"
Jun 19
David Lipscombe commented on Graham Wilson's blog post ZMX7500 - Have you lost TVNZ Channels?
"Graham with my DSE7500 boxes before the games channel started I prime+1 on ch14 after it started it then moved it to ch16 , so what has happened now with the  new channel coming on ch11 and th edge tv moving Prime +1 is now on Ch19 , the Edge…"
Apr 19
David Lipscombe replied to David Edmunds's discussion powering LNB
"This is one that I use right now and it does the job:- http://www.freeviewshop.co.nz/input-output-satellite-multiswitch-p-51.html I have 2 feeds going out , 1 is direct to a sat box and the other feed goes to a 1in/6 out box which feeds a sky box…"
Apr 18
David Lipscombe replied to Biggles's discussion New Freeview Satellite Recorder from Panasonic
"Roy going by what Biggles and Josh have posted this new device is made for Satellite viewing purposes"
Mar 14
Josh ✔️ replied to David Lipscombe's discussion TV Box problem
"Hey David,  We can't provide support for third party devices, however there is a group on Geekzone Forums which may help with your Kodi Smart Box.  Kindest Regards Josh"
Mar 3
David Lipscombe posted a discussion

TV Box problem

I have 3 TVboxes and they are different brands , and the problem that I have is this . I have down loaded the 3now app on all the boxes ,1 works fine and the other 2 I get the following message "Sorry this app isn't supported on jail broken devices."I have also downloaded the TVNZ app on them and it works perfectly . So what/how can I fix this ?The boxes that I am having the problems with are :- X96 Mini Android 7.1 Smart TV Box and a S6 Pro RK3229 Smart TV Box . They all run on the Android…See More
Feb 28
David Lipscombe replied to Carole's discussion Can't connect TV
"So what you will need is a cable with a screw connection on both ends , screw one end to the IN connection on the sat box and the other end to the top socket on the wall"
Feb 6
David Lipscombe replied to Carole's discussion Can't connect TV
"The top socket will be for satellite and the bottom socket is for  terrestrial [aerial] . Also what sort of set top box do you have i.e is for sat or aerial"
Feb 6

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How do you receive Freeview?
Freeview Satellite™ (Via Satellite Dish), Freeview |HD™ (Via UHF Aerial)
Thinking about your TV set-up at home, please select whether you have a TV, a Set Top Box or a Recorder.
Set Top Box
Can you type the make model of your devices. The product model is usually on the device itself or any packaging.
Igloo , 2 x dse7500 , Alkriss , Transonic TWH-S1 sky basic

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

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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