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General

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TV & Radio News

31 122 Free VPN for a limited time, testers wanted.
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Apr 5, 2013 11:20:22 GMT 1
No New Posts Improve the Forum

Ideas for improving the Forum.

4 48 The new beta board
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Mar 21, 2013 23:59:41 GMT 1
No New Posts General Board

You can talk about anything here

249 1,207 loseing my posts?
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May 7, 2013 17:08:43 GMT 1
No New Posts The Astra 2 MarketPlace

Astra 2 MarketPlace is a new feature for selling or exchanging new, used or unwanted satellite equipment.

Moderators: snap, PaulR

Sub-board: Sold, Withdrawn or Expired items

21 72 Welcome to the 2D MarketPlace
by snap
May 13, 2011 17:17:48 GMT 1
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75 501 Astra 2d Norway
by Ola
Jul 21, 2012 23:44:54 GMT 1
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35 141 Access to Forum
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Jan 18, 2013 20:27:28 GMT 1

Astra 2F

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No New Posts Astra 2F News & Information

Anything to do with the Astra 2F satellite at 28.2 degrees east.

20 1,059 Astra 2F - West African Beam
by EXPAT
Feb 11, 2013 17:09:10 GMT 1
No New Posts Astra 2F Reception Advice

Reception advice & tips for Astra 2F overseas.

9 93 Sky digibox signal strength question re C4 HD
by duffer
Apr 5, 2013 8:35:43 GMT 1
No New Posts Astra 2F General Chat

Talk about all things Astra 2F here.

8 66 Euronews missing
by PaulR
May 10, 2013 20:05:11 GMT 1

Reception Reports

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No New Posts Austria

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Austria here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

2 25 Astra 2F Reception
by satdx
Feb 8, 2013 8:42:16 GMT 1
No New Posts Balkans

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for the Balkans here.
Please post here for:
Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia, Serbia, Moldova, Romania and Slovenia.

4 16 Astra 2F in Rhodes Greece South Aegean
by vanmoshous
Jan 29, 2013 12:52:24 GMT 1
No New Posts Benelux

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Benelux countries here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.
Please post here for:
Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg.

1 3 Reception of 2F in Holland
by de vrije fries
Nov 26, 2012 13:30:29 GMT 1
No New Posts Central Europe

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Central Europe here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.
Please post here for:
Czech republic, Slovakia & Hungary

5 27 Hungary
by balage74
Mar 26, 2013 12:25:28 GMT 1
No New Posts Cyprus

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Cyprus here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

1 1 Reception of Astra 2F in Cyprus
by EXPAT
Mar 25, 2013 20:12:33 GMT 1
No New Posts Denmark

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Denmark here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

9 363 Reception in Denmark
by chrisodder
Apr 6, 2013 7:37:25 GMT 1
No New Posts Eastern Europe

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.
Please post here for:
The Baltic States, Poland, Belarus, Russia & The Ukraine.

1 3 Astra 2F Reception in Hungary
by balage74
Dec 4, 2012 15:48:47 GMT 1
No New Posts Finland

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Finland here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

1 8 Reception in Southern Finland
by timo_w2s
Jan 31, 2013 19:26:17 GMT 1
No New Posts France

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4 11 11009 - Vertical - Someone with an APSK card, plse
by snap
Nov 28, 2012 11:22:04 GMT 1
No New Posts Germany

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Germany here.
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14 104 Astra 2F Rosenheim, southern Germany
by jeffaree
Mar 22, 2013 11:23:41 GMT 1
No New Posts Italy

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Italy here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

9 41 Dish size SKY tv in Tuscany, Italy.
by PaulR
Mar 20, 2013 13:34:57 GMT 1
No New Posts Malta

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Malta here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

0 0 No posts have been made on this board.
No New Posts Norway

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Norway here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

3 83 11023H - Bergen
by bema
Mar 7, 2013 23:10:02 GMT 1
No New Posts Portugal

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Portugal, the Azores & the Madeira Islands here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

2 50 Astra 2F Reception
by nunoartur
Jan 7, 2013 15:50:42 GMT 1
No New Posts Spain

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Spain & the Canary Islands here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

13 94 Northe of Madrid, antenna 100cm.
by Tururu
Feb 3, 2013 17:31:48 GMT 1
No New Posts Sweden

Please post your Astra 2F reception reports for Sweden here.
Please remember to list your equipment, including receiver type, type of LNB dish size and your exact location.

18 275 Reception of Astra 2F in Ängelholm
by frederikshavn
Apr 3, 2013 20:41:21 GMT 1

Sky

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1 1 Sky+
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Sept 27, 2012 21:19:36 GMT 1
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39 218 SS1 HD and Sky Sports News HD
by PaulR
Sept 22, 2013 11:23:57 GMT 1
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1 1 Welcome to the new Sky Digital SD section.
by EXPAT
Jan 18, 2013 19:13:41 GMT 1

Freesat

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89 486 YouTube on Freesat
by fawlty968
Feb 11, 2013 7:52:31 GMT 1
No New Posts BBC iPlayer on Freesat

Information and advice on using the iPlayer on Freesat

1 19 BBC iPlayer on Freesat Overseas
by m4rk
Mar 8, 2012 23:21:15 GMT 1
No New Posts Freesat HD

Information, news and advice on Freesat HD.

18 90 BBC 1 HD and BBC HD
by Ron
Jul 24, 2012 14:38:22 GMT 1
No New Posts Freesat+

Information, news and advice on Freesat+.

4 43 Freesat in Europe
by rognes
May 17, 2012 16:49:47 GMT 1
No New Posts Freesat Channels & EPG

Information on Freesat channels & EPG

13 52 ITV HD
by russbif
Feb 9, 2012 21:39:57 GMT 1

Channels

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Anything to do with BBC TV services at 28.2° East.

4 51 Changes to BBC satellite
by PaulR
Dec 13, 2012 13:44:15 GMT 1
No New Posts ITV

Anything to do with ITV services at 28.2° East.

7 35 ITV1 to be rebranded as ITV
by gilbert120
Nov 19, 2012 18:55:49 GMT 1
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1 1 Channel4HD
by jk
Mar 31, 2012 18:40:47 GMT 1
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HDTV Channels

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11 52 BBC Two HD has launched
by PaulR
Mar 26, 2013 19:51:59 GMT 1
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Anything to do with ITV's HD channels.

4 37 ITV1HD IS NOT in Dolby Digital!
by anthonyuk
Aug 15, 2011 13:37:46 GMT 1
No New Posts Channel 4 HD, E4 HD & Film4 HD

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4 11 E4 HD FTA
by dogface
Nov 3, 2011 7:52:34 GMT 1
No New Posts Channel 5 HD

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5 15 Channel 5 HD not coming to Freeview
by EXPAT
Dec 16, 2011 17:45:42 GMT 1
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Ireland

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1 1 Irish Mux for Freeview in Northern Ireland
by EXPAT
Jan 27, 2012 11:16:29 GMT 1
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3 12 Saorsat set to launch in February or March 2012
by PaulR
Jan 27, 2012 13:55:10 GMT 1
No New Posts Irish TV & Radio

Information on reception in Ireland, and on Irish TV & Radio.

4 20 RTÉ to launch free TV satellite service along with
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Jul 31, 2010 23:17:04 GMT 1

Equipment

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Freesat Receivers.

34 222 Humax Freesat DTR 1000 diseqc set up
by PaulR
Aug 11, 2013 11:16:06 GMT 1
No New Posts Sky Receivers

Sky Digital, Sky+ and Sky HD.

15 47 Pace 2600 problem
by frederikshavn
Jun 7, 2012 21:31:45 GMT 1
No New Posts LNBs

Anything about LNBs (Low Noise Blocks).

61 439 NEW Consumer Universal PLL-LNBFs
by timo_w2s
Feb 24, 2013 23:25:57 GMT 1
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61 350 Laminas Fibre Glass Dishes Experience
by chrisradio4
Mar 23, 2013 12:08:45 GMT 1

Multi Satellite

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1 22 Intelsat 907 and the BBC-SATBACK
by paulm
Apr 5, 2013 12:28:08 GMT 1
No New Posts Astra 1 at 19.2° East

Anything about the satellites or channels at 19.2° East.

3 11 Problem reception on Astra?
by gilbert120
Mar 31, 2011 7:50:26 GMT 1
No New Posts Hotbird 13° East

Anything about the satellites or channels at 13° East.

1 1 Freeview Satalite System
by willd
Jan 21, 2008 12:45:28 GMT 1
No New Posts Other Satellites - 1 Viewing

Anything about all the other satellite positions.

7 29 ASTRA 3B 23.5 E
by PaulR
Jun 25, 2012 16:12:02 GMT 1

Freeview

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Moderator: PaulR

17 29 Out for Freeview in Germany?
by Bitman
Mar 20, 2013 16:36:58 GMT 1
No New Posts Freeview HD

Anything about HDTV on Freeview.

3 12 Channel 5 HD coming to Freeview in 2012
by EXPAT
Nov 4, 2011 18:20:17 GMT 1

Streaming

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British TV streaming

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49 254 FilmOn - Live UK channels
by EXPAT
Mar 18, 2013 9:09:23 GMT 1
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Anything about YouView. Current members are the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, BT and Talk Talk & Arquiva.

4 4 YouView launches
by EXPAT
Jul 14, 2012 10:47:44 GMT 1
No New Posts US TV & Radio in Europe

Anything about US TV & Radio in Europe.

3 22 CBS & NBC Live streams
by EXPAT
Dec 14, 2012 16:52:28 GMT 1

Astra 2D Satellite Archive (No longer in service at 28.2° East)

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Reception Astra 2D.
This satellite is no longer in service.

Sub-boards: Austria, Balkan Section, Cyprus, Denmark, Eastern Europe, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Malta, Norway, Portugal - Madeira Islands, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain - Canary Islands, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom

496 4,248 dish for saalfelden
by PaulR
Oct 4, 2012 12:56:37 GMT 1
No New Posts ITV

Moderator: EXPAT

34 247 ITV HD
by lezz
Jun 8, 2012 11:55:13 GMT 1
No New Posts Channel 4

Anything to do with Channel 4, Channel 4 HD, E4, More4, Film4 and 4Music.

16 94 4 hd
by PaulR
Feb 12, 2012 19:41:59 GMT 1
No New Posts BBC TV & Radio

Moderator: EXPAT

62 363 Problems receiving BBC radio
by nje44
Aug 11, 2012 21:18:38 GMT 1
No New Posts Channel 5 on Astra 2D

Anything to do with Channel 5's services at 28.2° East.

10 92 Channel 5 on Astra 2D
by PaulR
Mar 8, 2013 11:30:47 GMT 1

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snap: No more registrations will be accepted on this forum from today. Please register at the new forum http://www.astra2forum.com Apr 2, 2013 17:56:44 GMT 1 *
pramod-Lisbon: Please put on Astra 2F .. too european Beam couverage..no signal here in Lisbon- Portugal Oct 4, 2013 9:04:09 GMT 1
pramod-Lisbon: Eutelsat 28-A..or eurobird 28 east..very weak signal on super beam (fixed beam) Oct 4, 2013 9:19:05 GMT 1
pramod-Lisbon: Astra2-very weak signal on 1.1m dish-Lisbon-Portugal-frequencies-11222h,11224v,11260v,11261h,11307h,11307v,11343v,11344h,11389h,11390v,11426v,11428h,12523h,12523v,12560h,12560v,12607h,12607v,12643h Oct 4, 2013 9:31:36 GMT 1
pramod-Lisbon: Astra 2f-28east- no signal- 1.1m dish-Lisbon-Portugal-frequencies-10964h,10979v,10994h,11008v,11023h,11053h,11082h,11112h,11141h,11156v,11171h,11186v...god put european beam to receive them in Lisbon-Portugal Oct 4, 2013 9:43:34 GMT 1
pramod-Lisbon: Astra 2F...european beam couverage..40%, 50% signal -1.10m dish- Lisbon-Portugal..on new frequencies 12515h to 12670v Oct 4, 2013 11:31:58 GMT 1
salah: hello Dec 11, 2013 21:32:36 GMT 1
salah: :) Dec 11, 2013 21:32:49 GMT 1
Doggystyle: Yo people. Dec 16, 2013 19:18:39 GMT 1
Doggystyle: So far, the channels that I found in english are, MBC4, MBC2, MBC max, MBC action, Dubai one, city 7, kuwait channel 2, mtv arabia. Dec 16, 2013 19:19:45 GMT 1
you: you Dec 19, 2013 21:04:25 GMT 1
hi: hi Apr 14, 2014 11:08:40 GMT 1
Ger: I have used a MTI highline lnb to recieve the weak signals and it works good ;) Apr 14, 2014 11:09:59 GMT 1
Ger: mod for primefocus with a adf 120 Apr 14, 2014 11:10:30 GMT 1
Sao brass compuot: Just reading this article from Jeff and is wife from sao brass computers Portugal regarding 27 westINTELSAT 907 BISS KEYS CHANGE-AND ARE HACKED WITH 24 HOURS[br]The weak BISS encryption keys for Intelsat 907's BBC and ITV transmissions to UK Freeview masts , Oct 2, 2014 0:52:14 GMT 1
Sao brass computer Portugal : INTELSAT 907 BISS KEYS CHANGE-AND ARE HACKED WITH 24 HOURS[br]The weak BISS encryption keys for Intelsat 907's BBC and ITV transmissions to UK Freeview masts were changed last weekend. Within 24 hours, hackers had broken the new codes and posted them online. Oct 2, 2014 0:56:12 GMT 1
Sao brass computer Portugal : INTELSAT 907 BISS KEYS CHANGE-AND ARE HACKED WITH 24 HOURS[br]The weak BISS encryption keys for Intelsat 907's BBC and ITV transmissions to UK Freeview masts were changed last weekend. Within 24 hours, hackers had broken the new codes and posted them online. Oct 2, 2014 0:57:43 GMT 1
Sao brass computer Portugal : By the way they forgot to mention they sell iptv and all the sports packages. Sour grapes a ward ? Oct 2, 2014 1:01:29 GMT 1
satiwi: Just to update this thread, I am receiving Astra 2F in Riihimaki Sthn Finland on an Aerial 2.4m with 8dB s/n at this time of year (OCtober 2014). All transponders are watchable both V/H with no breakup or pixellation. Oct 10, 2014 7:08:28 GMT 1
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