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MikeB Different TV s have different tuners, and one might be more sensitive/less sensitive than the others. But you need to check the signal level on that mux on tha
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
MikeP Kab242:To be able to offer any advice we need to known where you are located, so please give a full post code. Then we contributors can see what the signal
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Briantist @Andrew Wood: There is another web server (which I know as blue ) that handles requests to the www.ukfree.tv domain and redirects them here to secure
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MikeB RJ: Try changing the aerial lead from the box to the TV - different tuners have different sensitivities, so check signal strengths that its not the system and t
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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kab242 Thanks, Went back to the house yesterday and all was back to normal. Must have been a mast problem. Don’t understand how the Sony TV had channels back as I l
True Movies 1
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PhilW We live in the Portsmouth area and receive True Christmas via Freeview. However, adverts say it s available during the day - for us it doesn t start until 9pm.
Crystal Palace (Greater London, England) Full Freeview transmit
MikeP Stuart:Different TV sets have different sinsitivities of the tuner unit - even ones of thre same make.We need to know what the TV set shows as the sig
Upcoming Freeview transmitter changes 2017 to 2020
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Roy Hi MikeB - thanks for replying. Yes, I provided symptoms, as I was trying to establish whether the symptoms were unusual ie: that 3 different brand TVs that we
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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mal If Regional programmes cost so much why do they have some many presenters? Look East has one do the first 15 mins ( covering the west of the region) and it s f
Torosay (Argyll and Bute, Scotland) Full Freeview transmitter
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george buchanan Channels on C29 no longer there - seem to have been moved to C30 (546 MHz). There is basic Freeview info here
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
Briantist mal: It s not really the number of presenters that cost so much, it s the necessity of having lots of people working to produce the show, and the necessary over
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Tracey Allin Why is channel 62 true christmas only avaliable after 9 pm?
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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Alan Hyatt ITV HD just pixilates in SY6 and of course we have to change from HD to SD for local news so why bother. After all as we get older we recognise how much rubb
Crystal Palace (Greater London, England) Full Freeview transmit
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Stuart Thanks Mike. The signal strength and quality are both barely registering (under 10%) when I do manual tune for those muxes with occasional spikes on strength bu
True Movies 1
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StevensOnln1 PhilW, sue thornhi Tracey Allin: True Movies is broadcast on Freeview from 9pm-5am as it shares capacity with Pop Max which broadcasts from 5am-9pm. This
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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MikeB Fred Davies: Look at the Digital UK link - if your tuned to the nearest transmitter, you just 3 miles from it! Check signal strength - could be way too high, an
Upcoming Freeview transmitter changes 2017 to 2020
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MikeB 98% signal strength is far too high, so its likely the signal is breaking up. A Sharp wouldn t be that unsensitve a tuner, so something is wrong.Your postc
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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John Garnham The regional pros are the problem. I always watch in HD7, but, my wife switches when I m out of the room, to watch the local news - it can be hours later that
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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dave I ve got three perfectly serviceable flat screens in sizes from 32 to 51 -all are more than 5 years old - not one of them has a Freeview HD tuner bu
Crystal Palace (Greater London, England) Full Freeview transmit
MikeP Stuart:Such a low signal strength suggests you have an aerial problem.Firstly, check all your aerial cables are free from any damage and there is no wa
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
MikeP MikeB:Another problem not mentioned in your submission, is that HDMI seems to lack the automatic facility to select the required input on the TV if using a
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js ASTRA/BSkyB Diffs:FrontRunner 2 has been renamed to 50305 and taken off user bouquets.Looking at the ASTRA EITpf for 50305, it is now apparently Show
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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MikeB HDMI seems to lack the automatic facility to select the required input on the TV if using an external sourceThey certainly do - my LG will automatically d
Waltham (Leicestershire, England) Full Freeview transmitter
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Jan Used to get BBC East Midlands, presumably from Waltham transmitter. Been busy not watched much tv for a long while, turn it on one day and retune as tv asks and
Sutton Coldfield (Birmingham, England) Full Freeview transmitte
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StevensOnln1 Jan: Please provide a full postcode so we can see the coverage prediction for your location. Waltham hasn t suddenly reduced its coverage area so there must be
Fixing the Freesat Freetime internet connection problem
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StevensOnln1 Alan Claridge: You would need a USB DVB-S2 satellite tuner such as the one at the link below, which needs to be connected to a satellite dish pointing at the 28
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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MikeB Brian Wright: In the early days, there wasn t that much HD around - it had to be via a dish, and so manufacturers tended to show lovely demos. Or you showed a b
Crystal Palace (Greater London, England) Full Freeview transmit
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Stuart Thanks Mike. I confess that, looking at the aerial, it looks to be pointing more due east than south east towards Crystal Palace so maybe the wind has caught it
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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David I wish TVs allowed you to map channels to particular numbers on your TV remote. When I want BBC1 I want to be able to press 1 not 101. Pressing 1 also means you
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
MikeP MikeB:How is it, then, that when we switch our LG set on it starts with Freeview channels selected (usually BBC SD as you said) but when I switch on our Sky
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MikeP Jan:Coalville *is* still covered by the Waltham transmitter as it has been for years (I used to be a senior Engineer for a TV rental company in Loughborough
Waltham (Leicestershire, England) Full Freeview transmitter
MikeP Jan:Coalville *is* still covered by the Waltham transmitter as it has been for years (I used to be a senior Engineer for a TV rental company in Loughborough
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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MikeB MikeP: I couldn t tell you why your TV isn t defaulting automatically to the first live HDMI source, but it certainly should - your TV is no more than 4(?) year
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Roy Hi MikeB - thanks for your further response, and thanks for the links which contain some very interesting and useful info.I should preface my next comment
Upcoming Freeview transmitter changes 2017 to 2020
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MikeB Roy - what do you mean by signal level ? Do you mean strength (in which case 98% is way too high) or quality (in which case, 98% is pretty much perfect)?As
Now Thats What I Call Music
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John You Sexy Thing by Hot Chocolate - great song, but released in 1975 and again in 1997. So not, er, 80s...?
Upcoming Freeview transmitter changes 2017 to 2020
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Roy Hi Mike,Yes, the Percentages that I ve reported are signal Strength (not quality) and whilst I acknowledge your comment about 98% being way to
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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R Murchie MikeB: I set my Samsung TV to default to my Humax box because: a. I watch recorded programmes when it suits me in HD in better quality than BBC iPlayer, All4,
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MikeP Nigel:Forces TV is transmitted from Black Hill on COM8 so should be receivable at your location.You should also be able to get signals from Craigkell
Now Thats What I Call Music
MikeP John:This is not the website for the broadcasyer. You would do best to aim your comments to them rather than this site which is primarily aimed at assisting
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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StevensOnln1 F. Alexander: What reset are you referring to? Have you checked for any loose or damaged cables or connections behind your TV? There are no faults or engineerin
Can I receive British Eurosport for free? | Help! TV channels,
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StevensOnln1 linda henstock: Do you have a subscription to Eurosport Player or do you subscribe via one of the pay TV services such as Sky or Virgin Media?
Ferryside (Carmarthenshire, Wales) Freeview Light transmitter
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StevensOnln1 Imogen Clout: Since your post, a transmitter engineering notice has appeared for Ferryside stating that the transmitter is currently off air. This is likely due
Tiverton (Devon, England) DAB transmitter
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StevensOnln1 Andrew Day: There has been DAB coverage across various of Devon for many years. If you provide a postcode, you ll be able to access a coverage checker for DAB w
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StevensOnln1 Pauline Hanna: Freeview channel 74 is The Store (a shopping channel which only broadcasts for a couple of hours overnight) and has nothing to do with True Chris
Why do less than one in five people with an HD set watch in HD?
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MikeB Tim Caswell: Actually, we do flick over to SD for the regional news (OK, not all that regional for us), and then switch it back to HD. Why watch everything is
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StevensOnln1 JOHN DICKSON: The coverage checker shows that your postcode should have good coverage for COM8 (the multiplex that carries FreeSports) from Bluebell Hill. It al
Sandy Heath (Central Bedfordshire, England) Full Freeview trans
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Richard J Cooper StevensOnln1: Why doesn t Briantist filter out comments like Mr Redington s, which clearly breach his rules for posting on this site?Richard J Cooper, Nor
Ferryside (Carmarthenshire, Wales) Freeview Light transmitter
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Richard J Cooper Imogen Clout: Hi,Imogen. To which signal do you refer...Freeview Television or Digital or Analogue Radio? Furthermore, we can only really assist you if you te
My Freeview box has no EPG, is blank on FIVE, ITV3, ITV4, ITV2+
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JohnB Digital reception in OX15 5FA is very poor for previous three weeks. Checked all connections and digital booster but still an issue. Neighbours also experiencin