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How to add extra channels to your sky box (Ireland)

Discussion in 'General Satellite Discussion' started by noelyf, Apr 29, 2010.

  1. noelyf

    noelyf VIP Member

    How to add ITV 1,2,3,4, Channel 5 on your Sky Box.

    To add channels to your "Other Channels" option, do the following :

    With your skybox turned on, press the "services" button (near the top of the remote)

    Select 4 (system setup) then 4 again ("Add Channels")

    In the appropiate fields enter the following (move through the fields using the up & down arrow keys)

    For Channel 5 :
    Toggle polarisation to : H
    Toggle symbol rate to 22000
    Toggle FEC to :5/6
    Select the last button - Find Channels
    After a few seconds the channels should appear.
    Use the yellow button to place a tick beside each one you wish to store.
    When finished ticking, press "Select". Channels will now be stored.

    You can view them by pressing the "services button", then 7 "Other Channels" (Other Channels is option 9 on sky + & sky + HD), use the arrow keys to move to the channelyou want & press "Select"

    ITV1/ITV2/ITV4

    Select number 4 (system setup) then 4 again (Add Channels)
    In the frequency field enter : 10.758,
    Toggle polarisation to V
    Toggle symbol rate to 22000
    Toggle FEC to : 5/6

    Select the last button - Find Channels
    After a few seconds the channels should appear.
    Use the yellow button to place a tick beside each one you wish to store.
    When finished ticking, press "Select". Channels will now be stored.


    You can view them by pressing the "services button", then 7 "Other Channels" (Other Channels is option 9 on sky + & sky + HD), use the arrow keys to move to the channelyou want & press "Select"

    ITV 3

    Select number 4 (system setup) then 4 again (Add Channels)
    In the frequency field enter : 10.906,
    Toggle polarisation to V
    Toggle symbol rate to 22000
    Toggle FEC to : 5/6


    Select the last button - Find Channels
    After a few seconds the channels should appear.
    Use the yellow button to place a tick beside each one you wish to store.
    When finished ticking, press "Select". Channels will now be stored.


    You can view them by pressing the "services button", then 7 "Other Channels" (Other Channels is option 9 on sky + & sky + HD), use the arrow keys to move to the channelyou want & press "Select"

    ITV 2 + 1

    Select number 4 (system setup) then 4 again (Add Channels)
    In the frequency field enter : 10.891,
    Toggle polarisation to H
    Toggle symbol rate to 22000
    Toggle FEC to : 5/6


    Select the last button - Find Channels
    After a few seconds the channels should appear.
    Use the yellow button to place a tick beside each one you wish to store.
    When finished ticking, press "Select". Channels will now be stored.


    You can view them by pressing the "services button", then 7 "Other Channels" (Other Channels is option 9 on sky + & sky + HD), use the arrow keys to move to the channelyou want & press "Select"

    ITV 4 + 1

    Select number 4 (system setup) then 4 again (Add Channels)
    In the frequency field enter : 10.832,
    Toggle polarisation to H
    Toggle symbol rate to 22000
    Toggle FEC to : 5/6


    Select the last button - Find Channels
    After a few seconds the channels should appear.
    Use the yellow button to place a tick beside each one you wish to store.
    When finished ticking, press "Select". Channels will now be stored.


    You can view them by pressing the "services button", then 7 "Other Channels" (Other Channels is option 9 on sky + & sky + HD), use the arrow keys to move to the channelyou want & press "Select
     
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  2. firsthand

    firsthand VIP Member

    here are a few more frequencies for your sky box
    following the above steps that noel has laid out

    10714.00 H 22000 5/6 - channel 4, film 4, film 4+1, more4+1

    10729.00 V 22000 5/6 - e4+1, channel 4+1, more4

    hope they help :)
     
  3. wheelo

    wheelo Super Moderator Staff Member Forum Supporter

    good stuff guys, is there anything similar for enteehell? my dad just went digital. or am i just harking back to the days of yore?
     
  4. noelyf

    noelyf VIP Member

    This is just for sky wheelo :(

    Works 100% though :thumbsup:
     
  5. wheelo

    wheelo Super Moderator Staff Member Forum Supporter

    i know, my mother in law has done this for herself, and has thaught the neighbours how to do theirs, she was 70 when she did it first. this is the same woman who cant send a text on a mobile..... work that one out for yourself:whistling:
     
  6. firsthand

    firsthand VIP Member

    I do applaud her( your mother in law) at her age, brilliant :thumbsup:
    its that spirit that will hopefully crack nag3
     
  7. wheelo

    wheelo Super Moderator Staff Member Forum Supporter

    If she can do that, i might even keep her daughter for another while:cheesy grin::cheesy grin:
     
  8. cactikid

    cactikid VIP Member

    about 3 weeks ago i added bbc hd in other channels and 2 days ago i see it listed under hd channels,no sign of itv hd yet lol
     
  9. kenteire

    kenteire Member

    Thanks lads :)

    A good few mates have the sky boxes (I`ll pass this on to them) & I`m thinking of getting one for the football next season.

    This is handy to know.
     
  10. gclarke

    gclarke Member

    thanks guys
     
  11. markbrown111

    markbrown111 Member

    Can we get this on free on sky?
     
  12. noelyf

    noelyf VIP Member

    If you have a sky box in Ireland then you dont have to pay for the extra channels.

    I`m sure you can get extra channels in the UK also Mark, with the right Frequencies :dunno:
     
  13. allybird58

    allybird58 VIP Member Forum Supporter

    Ok Guys,you all know big Brother is on Channel 5.We have the Channel on here,Thank God,Teresa would have a fit,over big Brother.But my daughter can't get Channel 5.I have tried all the info from noel's first post no luck.Any idea's guys before Daughter kills me lol lol
     
  14. cactikid

    cactikid VIP Member

    where is the funerallol,have a look at that channel on the link,different frequency and fec,if one dont work it must be the other.

    Search Results for - KingOfSat
     
  15. allybird58

    allybird58 VIP Member Forum Supporter

    Daughter watched it in our house tonight cacti.Will go to her house tomorrow,and try again.Thanks for info:thumbsup:
     
  16. noelyf

    noelyf VIP Member

    Sorry ally just saw this.

    Try this for Channel 5

    Channel 5 - Freq is 10964

    Toggle polarisation to : H
    Toggle symbol rate to 22000
    Toggle FEC to :5/6
     
  17. noelyf

    noelyf VIP Member

    A few more below with the same frequencies.

    Channel 5 +1 10964 H 22000 5/6

    5USA 10964 H 22000 5/6

    5USA +1 10964 H 22000 5/6

    5* 10964 H 22000 5/6

    5* +1 10964 H 22000 5/6
     
  18. allybird58

    allybird58 VIP Member Forum Supporter

    Thanks Noel.Rang Daughters hubby with new freq,He is cursing me,lollolDaughter is watching with Teresa.She will watch BB in future in her own house.Thanks again Noel
     
  19. noelyf

    noelyf VIP Member

    lol @ the daughters hubby.

    You`re welcome mate :)
     
  20. allybird58

    allybird58 VIP Member Forum Supporter

    Noely. Murder last night no big brotherlollollollollol Teresa and Daughters in Rehablollollol Thanks to you got them back all on today,And 5+ That will keep them up all night.lollollol You are life saver lollol
    Thanks my friend:thumbsup:
     

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