Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


2525 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1181


Topic # 198581 14-Jul-2016 19:43
Send private message

I have one of the new Kaon MySky units, and its hard drive is getting full.

 

I want to offload recordings onto my DVD recorder. I can deal to the copy protection easily enough, but have to do the transfer manually program by program.

 

I see from the MySky HDi and MySky manuals that are on the Sky website that you can queue up multiple programs as playlists. That would be ideal, as I could batch-offload material to the DVD recorder overnight.

 

Unfortunately the red playlist button that is shown in the planner screenshots in these manuals seems to be abesnt when I call the planner up.

 

Does anyone know whether it is possible, and if so how, to use playlists on the new box?

 

The Sky website isn't much help, and two enquiries to Sky have just produced random replies about the on demand function, which were utterly unrelated to my question.


Create new topic
536 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 35


  Reply # 1594538 18-Jul-2016 15:55
Send private message

It got removed when the new interface was pushed out. Maybe it wasn't used too much? I only used it for copying off shows like you.




2525 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1181


  Reply # 1594680 18-Jul-2016 18:54
Send private message

Drat, I feared that might have been the case.

 

Another thing to add to the lengthening list of things Sky has done to annoy me.

 

Dropped two of my channel packages on the weekend (which will at least save me circa $40 a month). Very close to cancelling entirely.


Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Intel introduces new NUC kits and NUC mini PCs
Posted 16-Aug-2018 11:03


The Warehouse leaps into the AI future with Google
Posted 15-Aug-2018 17:56


Targus set sights on enterprise and consumer growth in New Zealand
Posted 13-Aug-2018 13:47


Huawei to distribute nova 3i in New Zealand
Posted 9-Aug-2018 16:23


Home robot Vector to be available in New Zealand stores
Posted 9-Aug-2018 14:47


Panasonic announces new 2018 OLED TV line up
Posted 7-Aug-2018 16:38


Kordia completes first live 4K TV broadcast
Posted 1-Aug-2018 13:00


Schools get safer and smarter internet with Managed Network Upgrade
Posted 30-Jul-2018 20:01


DNC wants a safer .nz in the coming year
Posted 26-Jul-2018 16:08


Auldhouse becomes an AWS Authorised Training Delivery Partner in New Zealand
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:55


Rakuten Kobo launches Kobo Clara HD entry level reader
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:44


Kiwi team reaches semi-finals at the Microsoft Imagine Cup
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:38


KidsCan App to Help Kiwi Children in Need
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:32


FUJIFILM announces new high-performance lenses
Posted 24-Jul-2018 14:57


New FUJIFILM XF10 introduces square mode for Instagram sharing
Posted 24-Jul-2018 14:44



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.