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by john the baptist
Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: sky news on astra 19
Replies: 8
Views: 2705

Re: sky news on astra 19

lol yes the ASO is a french company and money machine which also owns the tour de france. I remember watching the the Tour pass by as a student when i was at Uni in BRIGHTON. Dakar it better in south america. The whole rally is in peru this year. BTW after the 11pm show they show the eco rally which...
by john the baptist
Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: sky news on astra 19
Replies: 8
Views: 2705

Re: sky news on astra 19

Hi no Idea, I get around 1000 channels on astra 19 and ignore the french and German paid ones even though I get them encrypted as they basically replicate the Spanish ones ie history MTV Discovery, sports etc. Whilst i have the opportunity may I ask Im a big DAKAR fan, apart from Eurosport live in E...
by john the baptist
Tue Jan 08, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: sky news on astra 19
Replies: 8
Views: 2705

Re: sky news on astra 19

omg i got the mop out and wiped the 1.3m dish and lnb and sky is back. i noticed it was dusty with some bird mess but now its cleaned ive got 90% again like every other channel.

if only everything in life was so simple
by john the baptist
Tue Jan 08, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: sky news on astra 19
Replies: 8
Views: 2705

Re: sky news on astra 19

:( ive definitely have an issue then :(
by john the baptist
Tue Jan 08, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: sky news on astra 19
Replies: 8
Views: 2705

sky news on astra 19

Hi all ive lost the signal for sky news on astra 19 bbc world is ok and all the spanish paid channels, but no signal on the astra frequency. king of sats does not report a change and ive have not lost any other channels so i dont think my dish or lnb is the problem, i really enjoy sky news as its my...
by john the baptist
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Epson Salts
Replies: 6
Views: 3596

Re: Epson Salts

5 years i wish mine never last 12 months, we live in land and it can go from 0 to 28 in the winter and up to 42 degrees in the summer. the bike lives outside and the battery being a maxi scooter is used a lot. I bought this last one before summer. Ive had the regulator replaced but its the batteries...
by john the baptist
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Epson Salts
Replies: 6
Views: 3596

Epson Salts

Hi Im watching on you tube how to revive dead motorbike batteries and all the video are american and talk of Epson Salts. Ive never heard of this and never seen it in mercadona or lidl. Does anyone know what its called in spanish. Would it be easier to go to an auto shop and get battery acid?? Im ha...
by john the baptist
Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Satellite dish alignment BBC or C5
Replies: 9
Views: 2790

Re: Satellite dish alignment BBC or C5

thanks gents, it seems what sid has is exactly what im looking to do. ive got a GT media freesat v8 receiver with a ccam for digital plus. do you think it will be enough for intelsat???? i have not seen the option to manually enter the biss code. how do you do it sid????
by john the baptist
Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Satellite dish alignment BBC or C5
Replies: 9
Views: 2790

Re: Satellite dish alignment BBC or C5

thanks for the info much appreciated
by john the baptist
Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: Satellite dish alignment BBC or C5
Replies: 9
Views: 2790

Re: Satellite dish alignment BBC or C5

hi satandpcguy apologies to tag onto this message but is it possible to have a receiver with the biss software for intelsat 907 AND have the firmware for the astra 19 ccam on the same box and have two or more sats feeding into the same box. ive for ccam astra but still would like bbc itv etc and if ...
by john the baptist
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: internet down all day
Replies: 4
Views: 1478

Re: internet down all day

orange was down as well only for a few hours no all day. I could not even get my pirated spanish satellite as it uses the internet for encryption.
by john the baptist
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: internet down all day
Replies: 4
Views: 1478

Re: internet down all day

all of the campo de gibraltar
by john the baptist
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: internet down all day
Replies: 4
Views: 1478

internet down all day

hi did anyone else lose all the telefonica and movistar service for 24 hour yesterday?? no land line no mobile no TV no Sat no internet??? we were completely lost. No ATM can shops could not take card payments
by john the baptist
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: UK TV Channels for free
Replies: 40
Views: 8180

Re: UK TV Channels for free

sid how much are the boxes for intelsat 907??? do you know?? I heard that this sat is coming to the end of its life and they wont be replacing it. I think 12 years is the max for any sat.
by john the baptist
Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: UK TV Channels for free
Replies: 40
Views: 8180

Re: UK TV Channels for free

my original question was if there were any online links for BBC ITV ect via the chorme internet and not android boxes, as it is the first games was on sky main event. Im watching the game today on telecinco. Ive got Digital plus and its 890 channels of which i have about 100 programmed. Ive had enou...
by john the baptist
Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: UK TV Channels for free
Replies: 40
Views: 8180

Re: UK TV Channels for free

I ended up watching the spanish game as well. very good and made the group interesting.
by john the baptist
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: UK TV Channels for free
Replies: 40
Views: 8180

Re: UK TV Channels for free

IS there any free TV links ????? i dont have DNS or VPN. Just the bog standard fibre from movistar.
by john the baptist
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: UK TV Channels for free
Replies: 40
Views: 8180

Re: UK TV Channels for free

All my boxes run android 4.4.2, I never found kodi reliable enough hence why ive now got spanish german and french paid channels via Astra 19 and using the redundant sky dish. €24 euros a year and practically all are in english. Eurosport HD is brilliant and I cant wait for the Dakar. Unfortunately ...
by john the baptist
Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Computers, Internet, Telephony, TV & Electronics
Topic: UK TV Channels for free
Replies: 40
Views: 8180

UK TV Channels for free

Hi its been a while as I have Spanish satellite now but the usual online sources for ITV and BBC all seem to be paid subscription. I believe the last web page I used was Transponder TV but its no longer free. I certainly do not want to go through the Kodi app route as the buffering is unbearable. Ca...
by john the baptist
Fri Oct 26, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Cars, Bikes & Motoring
Topic: Exchanging UK driving Licence for a Spanish one
Replies: 69
Views: 31384

Re: Exchanging UK driving Licence for a Spanish one

You can get the forms to change at traffico itself although when i went to malaga the other week they had all been moved from they used to be with no obvious info saying where they were so i just got my ticket and went to the window when called. They printed off the ones i needed there and then ins...