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    sky + box gone done

    This is a discussion on sky + box gone done within the Sky+ forums, part of the Sky & Sky+ TV category; Hi went ot switch on tv last night and sky + box would not come out of standby, i rang ...

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      sky + box gone done

      Hi went ot switch on tv last night and sky + box would not come out of standby, i rang the company who installed it and wanted 68.00 plus vat to come and have look, i then remembered i had insurance so i rang them and was told of a sequence to try to start it up again, which didn't work so i rang them back and they are sending an engineer tomorrow morning to have a look, thank goodness i kept the old sky box so er in doors can watch telly tonight, oh and by the way the card works in both boxes, not sure if its supposed to though. RF


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      Re: sky + box gone done

      Sounds like a failed PSU or a failed HDD. The engineer will probably replace the box with a reconditioned one.

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      Re: sky + box gone done

      hope so, now watching on old basic box, boo hoo have to get up to change channels , not funny, settee misses me.

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      Re: sky + box gone done

      Take heart...... its only for tonight.... You could ask the missus to change the channels lol..... if you dare !

     

     

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