Thread: from cable to blackbox 500s advice


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hi all i did a bit with cable but ive never looked in to sat before so last night i ordered a blackbox 500s and phoned sly to have it installed the dm500 will be with me tommorow s

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    from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    hi all i did a bit with cable but ive never looked in to sat before so last night i ordered a blackbox 500s and phoned sly to have it installed the dm500 will be with me tommorow so i need a point in the right direction



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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    well for a start you dont need sky to just install the dish unless your taking a sub out, but as you have bought a 500 im guessing your not, give us abit more info what your planning on doing and we can help you!

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    just read up on the sat forum
    basiclly you install chosen image to dreambox
    pair you card with the dream and then your ready to go
    little more info on what exactly yor planning to do with them is needed for more advice

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    hi yes sorry mate my plan is to get a sub then get a 2nd blackbox 500s and cardshare it round my home to the kids rooms and the master bedroom

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    ok is this ok im thinking get the box flash it with Commando_v14_2-dm500_Release ccam is this ok i have lots to read still i know but im on it im looking forward to it to be honest a new chalange

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    ok my sly as been installed ive flashed my blackbox with pli jade put my box key in my cccam.cfg i set my sat to 28.2e eurobird 1 astra 2a/2b/2d done a scan all working now what do i do or is that it ???

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    now you can share your card if you want to m8

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    Quote Originally Posted by skygod View Post
    now you can share your card if you want to m8
    thats the next step i just wanna get to grips with the box a bit first and im looking to install multi lnb,s on my dish so i can pick more up

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    I thought about that way but instead i just picked up another cheap sly dish and pointed it to 13 E i stuck the dish on the back of the garage out the way.

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    Re: from cable to blackbox 500s advice

    Quote Originally Posted by brian0812 View Post
    ok my sly as been installed ive flashed my blackbox with pli jade put my box key in my cccam.cfg i set my sat to 28.2e eurobird 1 astra 2a/2b/2d done a scan all working now what do i do or is that it ???
    Have you installed a decent bouquet yet mate ?
    The silverfox one on here is pretty good it mirrors the Sky epg



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