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Yesterday, 10:38
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 19
Views: 2,694
Posted By Optimist
From what I've observed, I suspect that MC may...

From what I've observed, I suspect that MC may now be experimenting with the next transponder up the list.
Although not visibly involved at this stage, that one would be closer to "true Hi Band" so...
Yesterday, 09:55
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 19
Views: 2,694
Posted By Optimist
Note that the above advice to use the Single...

Note that the above advice to use the Single Frequency (or similar) setting on the SD PVR to access the start of Hi Band may now cause the SD PVR to stop scanning altogether. The settings are now all...
2018-02-23, 18:34
Forum: General
Replies: 43
Views: 1,625
Posted By Optimist
Our comments here will have reached them. ...

Our comments here will have reached them.

Personally I don't need feedback, just results...
2018-02-23, 16:51
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 13
Views: 316
Posted By Optimist
Please note that I'm no longer helping...

Please note that I'm no longer helping technically, but since I'm here will finish off with this for you.



There's quite a bit more to it than that.

1. If one of the Exploras is a model...
2018-02-23, 13:55
Forum: DStv Now
Replies: 3
Views: 98
Posted By Optimist
Hi, Friday afternoon is a bit late to post so...

Hi, Friday afternoon is a bit late to post so you'll likely get a response from those who can help sometime next week.
2018-02-23, 12:13
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 10
Views: 175
Posted By Optimist
BTW, don't miss the latest posted concerns about...

BTW, don't miss the latest posted concerns about logos in Oscars popup channel - 109. (http://forum.dstv.com/showthread.php?p=381180#post381180)

(Hilt was the one who started the thread that got...
2018-02-23, 11:38
Forum: General
Replies: 43
Views: 1,625
Posted By Optimist
:eek: BB, please don't use such huge lettering...

:eek: BB, please don't use such huge lettering again - it may hurt the M-Net Group staff's eyes!! :D:p:cool:
2018-02-23, 10:36
Forum: General
Replies: 43
Views: 1,625
Posted By Optimist
I must end by saying that the logo could not be...

I must end by saying that the logo could not be gotten used to - ended up recording as little as possible here and won't be keeping anything long term.

I would like to remind all involved in this...
2018-02-23, 09:14
Forum: Installation
Replies: 17
Views: 626
Posted By Optimist
@VishM - the 5U/5S is another type of decoder,...

@VishM - the 5U/5S is another type of decoder, and that type of RF HB connection isn't being used on your install anyway. I presume Geoff added it for others reading the thread.
Just use the first...
2018-02-23, 08:37
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 10
Views: 175
Posted By Optimist
How long have you had it? The sluggishness is...

How long have you had it? The sluggishness is probably this issue on both Explora models, should be temporary: Explora RCU response poor again (http://forum.dstv.com/showthread.php?t=41709)
2018-02-23, 08:24
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 10
Views: 175
Posted By Optimist
I think this is a first about fan noise, but...

I think this is a first about fan noise, but there is a thread about a ticking noise that developed for a few.
2018-02-23, 08:17
Forum: General
Replies: 10
Views: 148
Posted By Optimist
Quite possibly the latter, it was explained to us...

Quite possibly the latter, it was explained to us by MC Nic that CU / CU+ titles are obtained from the source & processed in a completely separate effort from the channels' efforts.

This also...
2018-02-23, 08:16
Forum: DStv Catch Up
Replies: 1,130
Views: 96,769
Posted By Optimist
Nope, I was just bored :o

Nope, I was just bored :o
2018-02-22, 20:42
Forum: General
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Optimist
The clue was staring all of us in the face - the...

The clue was staring all of us in the face - the Academy Awards on Mon. 5/3 @ 21:00 :o



So just need an answer for this please.
2018-02-22, 15:54
Forum: DStv Catch Up
Replies: 3
Views: 80
Posted By Optimist
I edited my post too late for you BB - it's...

I edited my post too late for you BB - it's possible that the clock issue was much longer at some point, had just mentioned what I briefly saw.
2018-02-22, 15:42
Forum: DStv Catch Up
Replies: 3
Views: 80
Posted By Optimist
There was a clock problem at MC last night, so...

There was a clock problem at MC last night, so depending on what channel your Explora was on it could have been responsible. But when I noticed it it was only about half an hour slow so some of the...
2018-02-22, 13:39
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 296
Views: 29,975
Posted By Optimist
Very serious looking clouds over the Randburg...

Very serious looking clouds over the Randburg direction. @Sandtonman is back (or was) so I guess he'll fill us in if he can.
2018-02-22, 12:31
Forum: General
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By Optimist
Thanks, and noted - sorry to ask that. Re...

Thanks, and noted - sorry to ask that.

Re the name Showmax:

9093

I guess the shaded parts of the logo makes that capital letter impression on memory.
2018-02-22, 11:39
Forum: Remotes
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By Optimist
Forgot to mention the equally usable newer A7...

Forgot to mention the equally usable newer A7 (don't know if it has a clone yet in retail stores) - some prefer it, some not, especially re the keys layout, keys size and mode "indicator".
Some keys...
2018-02-22, 11:28
Forum: Remotes
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By Optimist
Hi Sankie :-) Sounds faulty or damaged....

Hi Sankie :-)

Sounds faulty or damaged. About the only way to maybe sort that out is to open it further and try using a mild cleaning solvent, but that's not something most people are going to...
2018-02-22, 10:54
Forum: General
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By Optimist
That's playing fair :) 1. Is this offer...

That's playing fair :)

1. Is this offer also time limited - if so, the same end date as for Premium?

2. Do any of you Mods know if ShowMax usage on an Explora has to be on that subscriber's...
2018-02-22, 10:27
Forum: General
Replies: 46
Views: 4,608
Posted By Optimist
BTW, that's for SD quality only. No MC decoders...

BTW, that's for SD quality only. No MC decoders offer the ability to copy any HD content, but they all have at least one type of SD video and audio output option.

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(And for...
2018-02-22, 10:19
Forum: General
Replies: 46
Views: 4,608
Posted By Optimist
Geoff may shortly not be around for a few weeks,...

Geoff may shortly not be around for a few weeks, and isn't always looking in this section, so here's my feedback;

There is copy protection on the DStv systems, but it's quite fair - you can copy...
2018-02-22, 10:04
Forum: DStv Mobile
Replies: 23
Views: 4,292
Posted By Optimist
Been a long time Ivan... :-) In case you or...

Been a long time Ivan... :-)

In case you or others haven't seen it, this was posted by MC a while back;


About DStv Mobile - Driftas and Walkas

Apologies if there is some confusion here....
2018-02-22, 08:45
Forum: DStv Catch Up
Replies: 1,130
Views: 96,769
Posted By Optimist
My condolences :p

My condolences :p
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