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A strange message came up on screen - (sorry, I cant remember much of it) that something was wrong and to press either select or back up (I'm nearly sure it You could also try booking an engineer visit upgrading your Sky Box. Image Openbox Libertview No Signal Fix Skybox High Quality Value Fix !!Great Value!! £3.24 Buy it now Openbox Libertview No Signal Fix Skybox High Quality Value Fix !!Great Deal!! A green light display on the front indicates that your Sky box problems have been resolved.

I got the feeling it was a filler in episode before a big special effect based episode which I'm hoping will be the next one. Wait until all the lights come on the front of the box. As you plug the socket back in press the BACKUP button on the box at the same time(not on the remote) and hold it. 4. Contacts Martin Lewis is a registered trade mark belonging to Martin S Lewis. internet

Sky Box Not Working After Power Cut

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I actually had more problems with the standard Sky boxes I had before the Sky+ box. First unplug the sky box from the mains 2. Learn more about this message Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page Power reset If your Sky digital box has become unresponsive to the remote control commands, turn off the mains of the digital box and the television.

After he'd pulled a gun and we had some of the most nonsensical lines ever delivered; it left me bewildered. Backup Button On Sky Box but they do help fund this free forum. I spent two hours on the sky helpline, and the solution they gave me ended up losing all my data, and taking twice as long as the simple fix that sky If your sky box won't turn on then follow these easy steps, Don't wastehours on the help line again!

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This page has been archived for future reference. Of course, Sky don't tell you about this because they'd rather charge you for a fix or, indeed, tell you something that will lose all your data.Always try this fix before Sky Box Not Working After Power Cut Apollo: Oh yes, your payment - here have a dog. *Skips off happy.....* Zarek surely wouldn't just step aside after the fight he went through to get into politics and be Reset Sky Box Without Losing Recordings If your sky box won't turn on then follow these easy steps, Don't wastehours on the help line again!

That is great news. This resets all the hard drive settings and formats the sky box HDDandwill almost always solveyour problem Important Note: Power cuts etc. Don't buy a new box or call an engineer! This happened to me when I forgot I'd left a series record set, it filled up the drive, and the green light wouldn't come on until I'd reset the box. My Sky Box Won't Turn On

Romeo: Yes, dead cat and family same as everyone. Press and hold the buttons either side of the select button onyour sky box while you plugthe socket back into the mains. Reply 1 year ago Jane h. MoneySavingExpert.com is part of the MoneySupermarket Group, but is entirely editorially independent.

Reply 1 year ago Samantha I've soft reset and it works brilliantly...until a scheduled programme starts recording and it "loses" signal again. Sky Box No Signal Popular ones are 12207, 12051, 12285, 11817. 8. This happened to me when I forgot I'd left a series record set, it filled up the drive, and the green light wouldn't come on until I'd reset the box.

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You right. On the remote press RIGHT to go to TXPONDER / Default Transponder 6. There are currently no thanks for this post. Sky Box Not Working Orange Light Blogs Downloads Arcade Awards Gallery Album Gallery Picture Gallery Link Directory Advanced Search Forum General Discusson forums General Chat TV Sky+ and Power Cut If this is your first visit,

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This will format the HD and reinstall the software using a similar forced software update. Thank you again without this my sky box was about to be in a million tiny pieces Reply 8 months ago jakie k. MSE Stuff Contact Us MOBILEDESKTOP VERSION MoneySavingExpert.com - Cutting Your Costs, Fighting Your Corner MOBILE VERSIONDESKTOP facebook twitter MoneySavingExpert.com - Founder & Editor, Martin Lewis cards & loans reclaim shopping deals There’s Mould in my Tumble Dryer Why isn't My Oven Fan Working?

IF YOU'RE STILL HAVING TROUBLE OR NEED FURTHER ASSISTANCE, LET US KNOW BY EMAIL OR CALL US ON 0800 759 759. Image Digital Satellite - What do YOU need? Payment??? Note: you may need to try the remote a couple of times at step 5.

My daddy rules! Live Long and Procrastinate A500 Batman Pack Classic Workbench Reply With Quote 5th June 2008,12:16 #10 Harrison View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage View Articles Retro Addict Login Login with Facebook Forgotten Your Password? If the green light on your skybox will not turn on and stays red (or amber), or you get an on-screen error/technical message, then your box simply needs a "soft"re-set.

Not really something the developers of the box could do much about, although some short term UPS system that quickly stops the recording and powers down the HD before losing it's I think it might have been recording something when the power cut happened.