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# 109930 29-Sep-2012 16:39
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I've been reading other threads and just want someone to confirm that you cannot use a brown sky card in a dreambox/linux box. I've got the configs in oscam and just about to play with the settings but before i spend hours on this I hope someone will prove me wrong, its an 01 card but it does not seem new.  Whats the crack with these blue card if they do not work?

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  # 693424 29-Sep-2012 17:26
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Tick tick tick

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  # 693429 29-Sep-2012 17:59
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AFIK the gold cards don't work, the blue ones do.

 
 
 
 




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  # 693434 29-Sep-2012 18:15
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Thanks tkr001 for your reply, shame because the motorola box i have is rubbish, kiwitc sorry not sure about your reply, just wanted to put the card in by original 800hd that I have brought with me from the uk.

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  # 693437 29-Sep-2012 18:22
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You could "lose" your card and when the tech brings a replacement ask for a blue one. Will cost for the replacement though, although you could then "find" your gold one and return it for a refund....

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  # 693470 29-Sep-2012 20:03
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kegnkiwi: Thanks tkr001 for your reply, shame because the motorola box i have is rubbish, kiwitc sorry not sure about your reply, just wanted to put the card in by original 800hd that I have brought with me from the uk.

Alternatively, you could say that you want to use Component Video for output to your TV, which the Motorola boxes don't support.  They will upgrade you to the small silver decoder which usually has the Blue card.







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  # 693484 29-Sep-2012 21:30
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Ah but would they just not offer me a scart of composite adapter, thats what this one is running off at the moment.



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  # 693488 29-Sep-2012 21:57
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Just been having a play with oscam and the card is identified and the signal is showing as nds.  I have a play and see how i get on.

 
 
 
 


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  # 695881 3-Oct-2012 23:14
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let us know, be interesting if it works




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  # 696908 5-Oct-2012 18:58
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kegnkiwi: Ah but would they just not offer me a scart of composite adapter, thats what this one is running off at the moment.


Component is not the same as composite, it sits at the extremes of analogue video quality.  Only the small silver box has component out.




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