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# 39089 8-Aug-2009 15:51
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Hi, I am visiting my parents place and they have Freeview via satellite dish, I have brought my sky decoder with me to watch the rugby and to show a couple of shows to the parents as they are keen on getting sky.

When I plug the sky decoder into the cable from the dish I don't get a signal, just the rain fade message and no signal.
I thought they were coming from the same satellite? can someone tell me what I need to adjust to get signal?

Thanks

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  # 244227 8-Aug-2009 16:06
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You might need to change the LNB type or settings on the sky box. Different dishes have different LNBs (the bit that actually picks up the signal)

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