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by snorbs
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading on sky box
Replies: 6
Views: 928

Re: Problem downloading on sky box

definitely an issue with smartdnsproxy.
signed up for a trial with another provider and it works fine
by snorbs
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading on sky box
Replies: 6
Views: 928

Re: Problem downloading on sky box

intermittent problems this morning similar to the previous issue as above.
seems as well as having various options for IPTV two DNS services are probably needed!
never had problems with smartdnsproxy until a few weeks ago.
I gave up on smartydns previously
by snorbs
Fri Mar 29, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading on sky box
Replies: 6
Views: 928

Re: Problem downloading on sky box

seems to be working again now
by snorbs
Thu Mar 28, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading on sky box
Replies: 6
Views: 928

Re: Problem downloading on sky box

thanks for the feedback satandpcguy
I also have other apps working fine on amazon fire stick
will raise a ticket with smart dns proxy - its the first problem i had since using them
by snorbs
Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:58 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading on sky box
Replies: 6
Views: 928

Problem downloading on sky box

Use my SKY HD box for downloading many programmes from BBC, ITV, C4 etc to watch later. This normally works well. I use smart dns proxy I have the DNS settings in my router Today i dont get past the starting download screen and a message pops up saying to receive full on demand service please visit ...
by snorbs
Wed Mar 06, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: International driving licence
Replies: 12
Views: 1857

Re: International driving licence

thanks miro
by snorbs
Wed Mar 06, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: International driving licence
Replies: 12
Views: 1857

Re: International driving licence

what spain will doe re gibraltar licences is more pertinent in the first instance, Gibraltar I am sure will only act if Spain does not accept their licences
by snorbs
Wed Mar 06, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: International driving licence
Replies: 12
Views: 1857

Re: International driving licence

i work in Gibraltar and am concerned that if the Spanish don't recognise Gibraltar licences then the Gibraltar authorities will reciprocate so my initial question was really around if anyone had experience at the trafico office in spain in this matter
by snorbs
Wed Mar 06, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: International driving licence
Replies: 12
Views: 1857

International driving licence

I currently have a standard spanish driving licence. In post brexit situation it appears an international driving licence might be needed to enter either Gibraltar or UK? Someone mentioned to me if you go to the "trafico" office they will switch this for you no problem. This doesn't sound ...
by snorbs
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Obtaining Spanish passport
Replies: 16
Views: 3084

Re: Obtaining Spanish passport

I have just signed up for end March CCSE and late May DELE.
How quickly do you get the results?

I am not going to start all the other paperwork until I have passed the exams.........
by snorbs
Sat Feb 09, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Obtaining Spanish passport
Replies: 16
Views: 3084

Re: Obtaining Spanish passport

hi Unicorn, how did it go with the language exam?
Is the pass rate the same as the other exam 60%?
Is it correct that these exams are only scheduled on certain dates?
by snorbs
Wed Feb 06, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Obtaining Spanish passport
Replies: 16
Views: 3084

Re: Obtaining Spanish passport

thanks sid that's very helpful any idea re the marriage certificate?
by snorbs
Wed Feb 06, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Obtaining Spanish passport
Replies: 16
Views: 3084

Re: Obtaining Spanish passport

yes it's all part of the same process I am currently Uk citizen resident here for 20 years, in order to apply for spanish citizenship / nationality I need to do among other things the tasks mentioned in the initial post and am looking for any guidance / experience available on who to contact to do t...
by snorbs
Wed Feb 06, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Living in Andalucia
Topic: Obtaining Spanish passport
Replies: 16
Views: 3084

Obtaining Spanish passport

I have lived here for 20 years and am looking into becoming spanish national.

Anyone know who to contact in the UK for:
Certificate of no criminal record.
To get marriage certificate apostilled

Any help much appreciated
by snorbs
Wed Oct 24, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: You & the Law in Spain
Topic: Tax treatment of redundancy payments in Spain
Replies: 1
Views: 1341

Tax treatment of redundancy payments in Spain

Anyone able to assist with some information on this matter greatly appreciated.
I understand tht the first Euro 180,000 is not taxed is that correct?
by snorbs
Sun Sep 23, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading BBC podcasts
Replies: 7
Views: 1850

Re: Problem downloading BBC podcasts

Tried all the process Enrique suggested, running on ios 12 error message sometimes received " episode unavailable this episode is tem unavilable" other times no error message I just tried to download a tv programme from iplayer it also doesnt work says download failed , I think this must b...
by snorbs
Sun Sep 23, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading BBC podcasts
Replies: 7
Views: 1850

Re: Problem downloading BBC podcasts

i have the latest version of the app and they wont download on my laptop using itunes either
by snorbs
Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading BBC podcasts
Replies: 7
Views: 1850

Re: Problem downloading BBC podcasts

iplayer has been working fine for around a month - only use for tv

the podcasts are from apple store not iplayer app

have tried overcast as an alternative and same issue
by snorbs
Sun Sep 23, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Problem downloading BBC podcasts
Replies: 7
Views: 1850

Problem downloading BBC podcasts

I use an apple iphone to download podcasts over wifi at home. This always worked fine in the past. However recently I am unable to download podcasts from the BBC on wifi I need to use 4g to download the BBC podcasts , all other podcast providers work fine on my wifi. I am using smarty dns installed ...
by snorbs
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:09 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Terrarium tv alternative?
Replies: 13
Views: 3233

Terrarium tv alternative?

It seems that Terrarium has been shut down anyone know of omething similar, this was a great easy to use app much more user friendly than kodi

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