Thread: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(


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Hey guys I upgraded my channel list and now the box wont turn on and just says loading on box. please help me out :-)

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    SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    Hey guys I upgraded my channel list and now the box wont turn on and just says loading on box. please help me out :-)



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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    I have the same problem as you! desperate for any help as ive been trying for 3 months

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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    found this loader on another site so try at your own risk
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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    Hi

    Have you tried to recover the box with the recovery tool using RS232 cable? files are available for genuine boxes from the Skybox web site

    keith

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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    Got the same problem and tried many of recovery methods and still no luck

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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    How did you do the ch updates did you do blind scan or update using usb key and files ???

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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    heard this story so many times guys saying updated my ch list and bricked box what most seem to have done is loaded sw and channel list and bricked box ,try serial loader with correct sw to correct box there are different sw for f3 as some have a different chipset if you cant find the sw then ask your supplier where to get it or check the downloads for older versions

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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    Hi guys im having trouble getting my skybox f5 to work I bought the box for 50 . When I went on the net to download the zipfile and went back to the box it said no update . Im totally confused can anyone help

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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    Did you unzip the file first before you put it on the stick

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    Re: SKYBOX F5 stuck on loading after channel list update :-(

    Yes mate


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