pad e Registered User
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The following channels are now available via satellite FTA (Free To Air), meaning no card is required if you are using a Sky branded set top box or the services can be picked up with any satellite receiver, just tune it in and you can watch away.

For tuning instructions, please see below the table.

All channels listed are the UK versions which means there are NO blocked programmes, sporting events or films!

BBC FREQ POL S/R FEC MODULATION- BBC 1 10.818 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC 1 HD 10.847 V 23000 2/3 DVB-S2 8PSKBBC 2 10.818 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC 2 HD 10.847 V 23000 2/3 DVB-S2 8PSKBBC 4 10.773 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC 4 HD 11.023 H 23000 2/3 DVB-S2 8PSKBBC Alba 10.803 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S-ITV -UTV 10.906 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SUTV HD 11.068 V 23000 2/3 DVB-S2 8PSKITV+1 10.906 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV 2 10.758 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV 2 HD NOT FTAITV 2+1 10.891 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV 3 10.906 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV 3 HD NOT FTAITV 3+1 10.906 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV 4 10.758 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV 4 HD NOT FTAITV 4+1 10.758 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV Be 10.758 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV Be HD NOT FTAITV Be+1 10.891 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SITV Encore NOT FTAITV Encore HD NOT FTAITV Encore+1 NOT FTA-CHANNEL 4 -Channel 4 10.714 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SChannel 4 HD 11.126 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SChannel 4+1 10.729 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SChannel 4+1 HD NOT AVAILABLE4 Seven 11.126 V 22000 5/6 DVB-S4 Seven HD NOT AVAILABLEE4 10.729 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SE4 HD NOT FTAE4+1 10.729 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SMore 4 10.729 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SMore 4 HD NOT FTAMore 4+1 10.714 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S-CHANNEL 5 -Channel 5 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SChannel 5 HD 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SChannel 5+1 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SChannel 5+24 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S5 USA 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S5 USA+1 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S5 STAR 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S5 STAR+1 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SSpike 10.964 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S-BBC INTERACTIVE -BBC Red Button 1 10.773 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S-BBC RADIO STATIONS -BBC Radio 1 & 1Xtra 10.803 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio 2 10.803 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio 3 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio 4 & 4 Extra 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio 5 & 5 Extra 10.803 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio 6 Music 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio Ulster 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio Scotland 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio Wales 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio London 10.803 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio Cymru 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Radio Nan Gàidheal 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC World Service 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC Asian Network 10.803 H 22000 5/6 DVB-S-RTÉ RADIO STATIONS -RTÉ Radio 1 12.226 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SRTÉ Radio 2FM 12.226 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SRTÉ Lyric FM 12.226 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SRTÉ Raidió Na Gaeltachta 12.226 H 27500 5/6 DVB-S-ENTERTAINMENT-Really 12.129 V 22000 2/3 DVB-SDrama 12.129 V 22000 2/3 DVB-SYesterday 12.129 V 22000 2/3 DVB-SPick 12.207 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SPick+1 12.207 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SChallenge 11.836 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SChallenge+1 11.836 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SYour TV 11.426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STru TV 12.552 V 22000 5/6 DVB-STru TV+1 11.426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SCBS Reality 11.343 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SCBS Reality+1 11.343 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SCBS Drama 11.343 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SCBS Action 11.343 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SCBS Horror 11.343 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SCBS Horror+1 11.343 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SPBS America 11.426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SIrish TV 11.334 H 27500 5/6 DVB-STrue Entertainment 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STrue Drama 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STrue Crime 11.386 H 27500 5/6 DVB-STrue Crime+1 11.306 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SFood Network 11.426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SFood Network+1 11.426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STravel Channel 11.568 V 22000 5/6 DVB-STravel Channel+1 11.264 H 27500 2/3 DVB-SMy Channel 11553 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SFashion One 11686 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SCommunity Channel 12207 V 27500 5/6 DVB-S-MOVIES-Film 4 10.714 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SFilm 4 HD NOT FTAFilm 4+1 10.714 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SMovies 4 Men 11.171 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SMovies 4 Men+1 11.171 H 22000 5/6 DVB-STrue Movies 1 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STrue Movies 2 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STalking Pictures TV 11.538 V 22000 5/6 DVB-S-SPORT-Bike 11.306 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SFront Runner 11224 H 27500 2/3 DVB-SHorse & Country 11568 V 22000 5/6 DVB-S-MUSIC-4 Music COMING SOONVIVA 11.895 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SThe Box 12.304 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SSmash Hits! 12.304 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SKiss 12.304 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SKerrang! 12.304 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SMagic 11.386 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SHeat 11.386 H 27500 5/6 DVB-SNow Music! 11.224 H 27500 2/3 DVB-SChart Show TV 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SChart Show Dance 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SThe Vault 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SScuzz 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SFlava 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SChannel AKA 11.261 H 27500 2/3 DVB-SStarz TV 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SVintage TV 11.261 H 27500 2/3 DVB-SClubland TV 11.553 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SChilled 11.553 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SCapital TV 11.553 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SHeart TV 11.553 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SKeep It Country 11.244 H 27500 2/3 DVB-S-CHILDRENS-CBBC 10.818 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SCBBC HD 10.847 V 23000 2/3 DVB-S2 8PSKCBeebies 10.773 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SCBeebies HD 11.023 H 23000 2/3 DVB-S2 8PSKCITV 10.758 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SCITV HD NOT FTAKix! 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SKix!+1 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SPop 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SPop+1 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STiny Pop 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-STiny Pop+1 11.307 V 27500 2/3 DVB-S-NEWS-Al Jazeera 11.082 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SArise News 11.479 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC News 10.818 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBBC News HD 11.023 H 23000 2/3 DVB-S2 8PSKBBC Parliament 10.788 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBloomberg 11.426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SCCTV News 11.464 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SCNBC 11.479 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SCNN 11.112 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SCNN HD 11.112 H 22000 5/6 DBV-SEuroNews 11.464 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SFrance 24 11.426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SNHK World HD 11.224 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SRussia Today 11.568 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SRussia Today HD 11.224 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SSky News UK 12.207 V 27500 5/6 DVB-SSky News Ireland 12.207 V 27500 5/6 DVB-S-INTERNATIONAL-TV 5 Monde 11426 V 27500 2/3 DVB-SVox Africa 11479 V 22000 5/6 DVB-SBEN 11464 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SBET International 11141 H 22000 5/6 DVB-SRishtey Europe 11264 H 27500 2/3 DVB-S

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SKY / SKY+ STANDARD DEFINITION
To add new channels to your "Other Channels" section on your standard definition Sky or Sky+ Digibox then simply do the following....

· Press the "SERVICES" button (near the top of the remote).
· Highlight "SYSTEM SET-UP", press "SELECT" and then scroll down to "ADD CHANNELS" and press "SELECT".
· In the appropriate fields enter the information required. To move through the fields simply press the "UP ARROW" and "DOWN ARROW" keys.

· In the FREQUENCY field enter the 5 digit code, (it starts with either 10, 11 or 12 in the table above). Don't worry about the full stop in the frequencies, you do not have to enter them on Sky set-top boxes.

· The next three fields are toggle fields, i.e. you use the "LEFT ARROW" and "RIGHT ARROW" keys to change the values.

Polarisation - either H or V
Symbol Rate - either 22000 or 27500
FEC - either 2/3, 5/6 or 7/8

· Once you have entered all the required information, scroll down to "FIND CHANNEL" and press "SELECT" to scan for the channels and in a few moments it should pop up, along with other channels on the same frequency.

· Use the "YELLOW" button to place a tick beside each channel you find and wish to store and when you've finished ticking press "SELECT". These channels will now be stored in your "OTHER CHANNELS" menu. (Press "SERVICES" then highlight the "OTHER CHANNELS" option and press "SELECT").

SKY+ HD
To add new channels to your "Other Channels" section on your Sky+HD Digibox then simply do the following....

· Press the "SERVICES" button on your remote and then keep pressing the "LEFT ARROW" until you see "OPTIONS" highlighted.

· Now press the "DOWN ARROW" on your remote and on the middle menu keep pressing the "LEFT ARROW" until you see "ADD CHANNELS" highlighted.

· Now, press the "DOWN ARROW" again and a few boxes will show up at the bottom which you have to enter details into.

· In the appropriate fields enter the information required. To move through the fields simply press the "UP ARROW" and "DOWN ARROW" keys.

· In the FREQUENCY field enter the 5 digit code, (it starts with either 10, 11 or 12 in the table above). Don't worry about the full stop in the frequencies, you do not have to enter them on Sky set-top boxes.

· The next three fields are toggle fields, i.e. you use the "LEFT ARROW" and "RIGHT ARROW" keys to change the values.

Polarisation - either H or V
Symbol Rate - either 22000, 23000, 27500 or 29500
FEC - either 1/2, 2/3, 3/4, 4/5, 5/6, 6/7, 7/8, 8/9 or 9/10
Modulation - either DVB-S or DVB-S2 (only DVB-S2 transponders have a further option - QPSK or 8PSK)


Once you have entered all the required information, press "YELLOW" to scan for the channels and in a few moments it should pop up, along with any other channels on the same frequency.

· Use the "YELLOW" button to place a tick beside each channel you find and wish to store and when you've finished ticking press "SELECT". These channels will now be stored in your "OTHER CHANNELS" menu. To get to the list of other channels, press "SERVICES" then press the "DOWN ARROW" then keep pressing the "RIGHT ARROW" until you see the "OTHER CHANNELS" option highlighted, then press "DOWN ARROW" again. Highlight the channel you wish to view, then press "SELECT" to preview and "SELECT" again to make it full screen.

SET-TOP BOXES BY OTHER MANUFACTURERS
There are many non-Sky branded FTA satellite receivers available out there, you will have to consult your user manual for how to scan for new channels as each box has different menu systems and options.

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marclt Moderator
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Updated with BBC frequency changes.

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bk Moderator
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Updated with latest frequencies, thanks to Paddy C for the update.

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marclt Moderator
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Updated with Challenge TV frequency. Thanks Tony and Paddy C for providing information!

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marclt Moderator
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Updated with UTV HD test details.

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marclt Moderator
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Updated with BBC HD frequencies. Thanks Paddy C for all this hard work on this.

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bk Moderator
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Updated today, Thanks Paddy C for all this hard work on this.

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bk Moderator
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Updated today, Thanks Paddy C for all this hard work on this.

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bk Moderator
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Another great update by Paddy C, here are the changes:

- New channel added, Your TV

- Frequency updates to ITV 4+1, Challenge, Chilled Music TV, some BBC Radio services

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bk Moderator
#10

Updated today, changes:

1 New Channel Added - PBS America
7 Channels Amended - New frequencies for several of the news channels

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bk Moderator
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Updates:-

Channel 5:-
1 Channel Added - Channel 5 HD (going FTA soon - keep an eye on the forums for details of when)

Entertainment:-
6 Channels Added - Drama, Yesterday, Yesterday+1 Really, Travel Channel & Travel Channel+1.

Music:-
1 Channel Removed - Bliss (closed down on 27/11/2015)

Thanks to pad e for the great work as always.

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bk Moderator
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Updates:-

Removed:-

BBC 3
BBC 3 HD

Added:-

True Crime
True Crime+1
Talking Pictures TV
Bike UK

Changed:-

Frequency changes for the RTÉ Radio stations, CBS family of TV channels, Al Jazeera English and some of the C4/Bauer music channels

Thanks to pad e for the great work on this update.

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bk Moderator
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Added:-
Keep It Country
FrontRunner
Horse & Country
My Channel
Fashion One
Community Channel
CNN HD

Removed:-
>Movies
>Movies+1

Frequency Changes:-
Talking Pictures TV
Irish TV
True Crime
PBS America
Bike
Heat
Magic

Another awesome update from pad e

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