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Topic # 175393 27-Jun-2015 16:59
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Wimbledon ONE has appeared as Channel 15 on my Freeview UHF TV but I cannot tune to it on my mother's IGLOO set top box?

Any ideas please?

Thank You.

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  Reply # 1332780 27-Jun-2015 22:56
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Sorry I can't help, but no doubt it will be in SD not HD which makes watching tennis a horrible experience.




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  Reply # 1333058 28-Jun-2015 20:34
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@rlevis
Did your post have a point?

@mgc54
So the channel doesn't show up:
- even after tuning a TVNZ channel?
- even after rebooting the Igloo box?

Igloo uses the same service information as Freeview, so there's no reason why the Igloo box shouldn't be able to find it. Perhaps try calling Igloo (Sky).

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 1333243 29-Jun-2015 11:26
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Thank You for your suggestions mm1352000, so far I have only retuned the STB without any success. I will try a reboot and report back.

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  Reply # 1333245 29-Jun-2015 11:36
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Freeview devices only guys, unless Igloo has approached Freeview about unlocking the channel for their platform too




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  Reply # 1333264 29-Jun-2015 11:52
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Tried a reboot, no joy. TY for your reply joshhill96. Unless anything changes looks like we wont be getting this channel on IGLOO.

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  Reply # 1333283 29-Jun-2015 12:16
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joshhill96: Freeview devices only guys, unless Igloo has approached Freeview about unlocking the channel for their platform too

Seriously!?!
Igloo does say on their website that all the free channels would be available, and it's not like they're rebroadcasting or anything...


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  Reply # 1333506 29-Jun-2015 15:27
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joshhill96: Freeview devices only guys, unless Igloo has approached Freeview about unlocking the channel for their platform too

Well it works on my PC Tuner Card and that's definitely not Freeview approved.

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  Reply # 1333557 29-Jun-2015 16:25
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B1GGLZ: Well it works on my PC Tuner Card and that's definitely not Freeview approved.


Talking about on the Igloo Box itself :-)




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  Reply # 1333589 29-Jun-2015 17:22
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I think you'll find it there now on CH20.



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  Reply # 1333640 29-Jun-2015 19:15
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THANK YOU edaw. All good...Showing now on Channel 20. Regards from a bleak cold night in the Wairarapa.

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  Reply # 1333646 29-Jun-2015 19:33
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It's on CH 15 here in Auckland on my TiVo..




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