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  Reply # 1116072 26-Aug-2014 19:20
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Constantly getting the error

Backend not available

Often while just browsing websites.




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  Reply # 1116074 26-Aug-2014 19:25
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Not working for me - backend not available error msg for iplayer.  Errors for Hulu and Netflix also.  

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  Reply # 1116076 26-Aug-2014 19:27
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So...is netflix worth it? I don't see a way to see their catalog without signing up first? Do they have lots of older movies or just recent releases?

Also, what chances are there that the likes of netflix catch onto this trick and stop it?

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  Reply # 1116080 26-Aug-2014 19:54
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pedrogarcia: Not working for me - backend not available error msg for iplayer.  Errors for Hulu and Netflix also.  


Hi

Can you confirm what OS you are using?

Also I see you are enabled for IPV6, are you actively using it?



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  Reply # 1116082 26-Aug-2014 19:59
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Windows 7.  Not actively using IPV6.  Hulu now OK; iPlayer OK but no live stream - and Netflix still no go.

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  Reply # 1116087 26-Aug-2014 20:02
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pedrogarcia: Windows 7.  Not actively using IPV6.  Hulu now OK; iPlayer OK but no live stream - and Netflix still no go.


Thanks

Make sure you flush your DNS and cookies. It could be cached.



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  Reply # 1116088 26-Aug-2014 20:04
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Works like a charm! Netflix streaming fine. Guess I can stop my Unblock US subscription.

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  Reply # 1116089 26-Aug-2014 20:05
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OK. Hulu / Netflix working on wireless devices so that must be the cause. Although getting insufficient bandwidth messages for iPlayer on iOS devices.

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  Reply # 1116120 26-Aug-2014 21:19
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Oh Snap.. where is your global mode

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  Reply # 1116134 26-Aug-2014 21:43
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Sounddude:
Zeon: Hmm just tried Iplayer and its not working:

BBC iPlayer TV programmes are available to play in the UK only. Find out why. If you are in the UK and see this message please read this advice.


It only works if its on your Res account not your business accounts? or do you have a residential orcon account now too?


Oh yea its a business account. Will they be included at all? No residential account unfortunately.





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  Reply # 1116142 26-Aug-2014 21:58
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Zeon:

Oh yea its a business account. Will they be included at all? No residential account unfortunately.


Only residential accounts at this stage.

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  Reply # 1116147 26-Aug-2014 22:22
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JayTaicho: Works like a charm! Netflix streaming fine. Guess I can stop my Unblock US subscription.


DOH!!!

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  Reply # 1116197 27-Aug-2014 07:33
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There pricing pages says $115 for 100gb and $125 for unlimited . Thats $5 off..........

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  Reply # 1116230 27-Aug-2014 08:51
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bigrevs27: There pricing pages says $115 for 100gb and $125 for unlimited . Thats $5 off..........


asked about this yesterday when they had the unlimited for $129, i guess they drop them $5 a day




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