Don't forget, if they don't, you can always cancel you cancellation, anywhere within the 31 day it takes to go through. Being REFUSED permission to speak to a manager after I explained that I wanted an engineer to call out as I had already tried EVERYTHING sky had asked. It's a 5400rpm one; will it matter which box I get to replace it? x Report Abuse Post 5 of 7 6,307 Views 0 Likes flosschop73 Series Linker Posts: 4 Joined: 13-02-2012 Re: sky+ not working no planner or anytime tv argggh Options Mark as Check This Out
C. Their kits and rebuilt boards feature far higher quality parts than the original ones that Thomson used and are extremely unlikely to fail again. r0n Posted by: Ron Newman | April 12, 2006 01:05 PM I've also experienced all the previous mentioned problems with a Pace PVR2 box (cannot pause/rewind, sky planner programmes deleted, etc). It worked just fine and saved the money and hassle of hanging around for an engineer and having the day off work! https://www.sky.com/help/articles/problems-with-your-recordings-and-planner
Find More Posts by davepusey 28-02-2011, 17:33 #9 morecowbell Forum Member Join Date: Jan 2010 Location: Norwich Posts: 1,350 Quote: Originally Posted by davepusey Ah it's a Thompson. Now we get sound dropout on Dolby Digital recordings, the planner cannot be acessed sometimes without unplugging the box and turning it on again, we get failed recordings and the box Im not.
I phoned Sky today and said I wanted to cancel my subscription coz I couldnt afford to pay for an engineer to visit to fix my Sky + box. Continue holding the buttons in for about 20 seconds, and when the ring of light on the front comes on, press the 'select' button on the front of the digibox (between Posted by: phil shears | April 6, 2006 08:08 AM Had Sky+ for well over a year and worked fine. There Is An Issue With Your Sky+hd Box So Recording And Playback Are Unavailable Related Questions How to use the Sky Planner Keep button 18 July 2011 This entry was posted in Recording TV, Sky Satellite TV. « Use a Satellite Dish with Freeview
hope this isn't an April fool joke. Sky Diskless Mode Cheap enough now though. Disgusting. Also on the menu is item (7)Rebuild system which is useful when you hard disk is saying you have little space left but it looks like you should have.
Anyway - please feel free to add me to your list for Sky. Sky Box No Signal Then someone let slip when i phoned up to moan about it yet again that it was a problem that they were aware of and working on. Wait a minute and then turn the power back on and the system should be up and running as before. After this, all worked ok for a while and then back to normal problems.
Useful Utilites Inssider 2/ TCPOptimiser /Test Socket Note - When downloading always select the Custom install or you will end up with stuff you don't want. http://qwikfix.co.uk/perform-sky-hd-planner-rebuild/ There was nothing wrong with it so i didn't. Sky Hd Planner Rebuild Thanks Same here, haven't had anything added since Shutter Island at the end of last week. Reset Sky Hd Box Your advice fixed our Sky+ box and saved us £65!!
Basically can't watch any recordings as they all stutter too badly or turn the box off. his comment is here In the past few months we get sound dropouts on Ch4, Sky1 but most channels work ok - shame it's those channels we record from the most ;-( Done reset etc. Press and hold the 'left' and 'right' navigation buttons on the front of the digibox whilst you reconnect the mains power. Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Tags for this Thread anytime, working View Tag Cloud Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may Sky Planner Flights
We pay for Sky+ and don't expect our recorded shows get wiped every few weeks without notice. The more places that link directly to this article using the words 'Sky plus system fault' the more people it'll help. With the early Sky+ units (PVR1's) its always a good idea to upgrade the power supply as they are prone to fail. this contact form Fingers crossed that it doesn't develop any faults this time! (although the recent comments about Amstrad boxes developing faults as well as Pace boxes really point towards a software defect rather
My Sky+ developed the same recording fault... Sky Series Link Not Working 2016 Categories: Technical Designed by David Plutado Fugate CPFC BBS > Off Topic > Computers, Gaming and Mobile Forum > Sky+ Anytime problem ... Mean while i am paying £36 a month and hardly watching any thing.
All rights reserved. If Your Problem Is Solved Please Click On Accept As Solution. Grrrrrrr I`ve had enough now.As I write this I`m waiting for the sky engineer to call so watch this space - at least thanks to your site I am forwarned and Sky Box Problems How To Fix Sky “No Satellite Signal Is Being Received” Error 25 Or 29 Problem?
I've also added how to do the full system reset (thanks for commenting about this, Andrew Chandler). Posted by: Chris | April 11, 2006 05:01 PM How refreshing to find that I am not suffering alone......I have had alot of similar problems with SKY failing etc and they Think your right about the sky software updates it seems that since all the menus altered i have had nothing but trouble and would gladly leave sky ,but before it went navigate here Posted by: Roger | February 14, 2006 07:29 PM pass this on to www.moneysavingexpert.com so as amny as poss can get access.
wish I'd listened to him now (although will they ever sort it?). View solution in original post Report Abuse Post 4 of 7 6,343 Views 1 Like All Replies Stantheman2k12 Producer Posts: 3,061 Joined: 03-01-2012 Re: sky+ not working no planner or anytime Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Reply With Quote 24-03-11,12:19 PM #10 Isitme Sky User Moderator Exchange: Bannockburn Broadband ISP: Sky Broadband Unlimited Router: Sky Hub SR102 Sky I searched the internet and found your article so I tried the fix.
Thanks. Most features use 3G, 4G or Wi-Fi (charges may apply).Related help articlesManage your recordingsFind out how to use your Sky+ Planner to record programmes and remind you about shows about to STEP 6: On your Sky remote, press the “select” button to start the rebuild. Sky User - The Unofficial Support Forum for everything Sky!
I pointed out that i had paid £250 for installation and buying the box and that i could have bought a decent dvd recorder for that which i could have taken If you are one of those who are affected (go on - try it and see), the solution is to press Services on the remote and scroll to 'Customise' and disable Just be careful you do not press '8' instead of '7', that takes you to a Full System Reset which will wipe your recordings. Definitely seems to be worse since the software upgrade that changed the layout of the planner.
Submitted online Our Answer If your Sky+ box reports that it is running out of disk space, then the first, obvious suggestion, is to delete any TV shows that you've watched Ask the Digital Spy team TV Broadcasting TV Shows: UK Eurovision Song Contest TV Shows: US Reality Sky have given instructions how to restart the box,but as per earlier thread we would then loose all we have recorded just trying to gte them back agaain, really [email protected]@ed off Thanks...
First box was a Pace, current box is Amstrad. Haven't had any Sky+ functionality, no access to any planner functionality and no box office functionality since then and it's only my SO's addiction to football that stopped us cancelling entirely. All these problems seem to have started after the software updates of Sep 2005.