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  #1468118 12-Jan-2016 05:56
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it doesnt have a scheduled software update set?

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  #1471353 14-Jan-2016 21:23
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Just bought a unit today.  Any chance I can get hold of the Remote IR Hex Codes? 

Thanks!

 
 
 
 


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  #1471519 15-Jan-2016 07:39
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Or even the network IP commands would be great.  Better than sending IR.

I use an iTach combined with Demopad to manage all of my devices from iPhone or iPad etc.

Thanks!

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  #1472462 16-Jan-2016 10:52
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Hi.  I have just connected my T2200 to the VHF and is pleased to report that the wifi connection worked really well. It picked up my wifi hotspot, and managed to connect to the ON Demand channels straight away as soon as it establised a connection.  So are, I have been surfing  the channels and getting used to moving around the channels so still yet to find out how stable the ondemand channels are.

I have one question though.....can someone tell me how to get onto the ShineTV On Demand with the T2200 box?  It doesn' t seem to be showing up as an on demand app.

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  #1472493 16-Jan-2016 11:05
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The only channels on demand are the TV1, TV2, TV3 and Maori TV

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  #1472501 16-Jan-2016 11:12
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gazzerwgtn: The only channels on demand are the TV1, TV2, TV3 and Maori TV


Ah, so Shine, Prime and Choice On Demands aren't supported? What other NZ on demands are there? Maybe Josh will chime in with news.
I'd have thought its in the best interests of any NZ on demand channels to get onto as many devices as possible, particularly traditional TV-esque
devices.

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  #1472502 16-Jan-2016 11:16
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Yep it's a pity Prime didn't get on board, I guess since they own sky, they prefer you to pay for it.
You would think Choice would be available, since they already have an on demand service from their website

 
 
 
 


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  #1472528 16-Jan-2016 11:56
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i believe choice is on its way soon

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  #1472595 16-Jan-2016 13:39
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That's strange because Shine announced that they are on Freeview Sat 25 and Freeview Plus over the TV.  So there must be a way of getting to it!

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  #1472605 16-Jan-2016 13:53
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LimO: That's strange because Shine announced that they are on Freeview Sat 25 and Freeview Plus over the TV.  So there must be a way of getting to it!


there will be, one the app goes live and then is tested for the t2200 but no idea how long that will take



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  #1473120 17-Jan-2016 12:56
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LimO: Hi.  I have just connected my T2200 to the VHF and is pleased to report that the wifi connection worked really well. It picked up my wifi hotspot, and managed to connect to the ON Demand channels straight away as soon as it establised a connection.  So are, I have been surfing  the channels and getting used to moving around the channels so still yet to find out how stable the ondemand channels are.

I have one question though.....can someone tell me how to get onto the ShineTV On Demand with the T2200 box?  It doesn' t seem to be showing up as an on demand app.


Shine TV Ondemand and Choice TV Ondemand are not available on the FreeviewPlus list of apps. While there have been recent upgrades to the websites we have not received word from Freeview or the Broadcasters about HBBTV apps. However once we get any news we will let you know.




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  #1473121 17-Jan-2016 12:59
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LimO: That's strange because Shine announced that they are on Freeview Sat 25 and Freeview Plus over the TV.  So there must be a way of getting to it!


This statement indicates that the SHINE TV channel is on Satellite and FreeviewHD via UHF. The term FreeviewPlus can become a confusion with FreeviewHD, does anyone have a link to a HBBTV announcement of Shine TV?
Otherwise no Shine TV app is in the works unless confirmed from the broadcaster themselves.




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  #1473438 18-Jan-2016 05:55
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Couple of things

 

last night i turned it on and pressed the number 3 button, got a message "no channel" i couldnt used the + or minus buttons to change channels either nor bring up the guide. tried a power off which didnt work, i had to do a rescan of the channels.

 

also when you use time shift and live pause i find you have to press the pause button twice, as the first time you get the message on the screen saying that you have pasued it and if you wish to exit press stop, but it doesnt actually pause, you have to press the pause button again, which is a little annoying.



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  #1473594 18-Jan-2016 10:52
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Jase2985: Couple of things last night i turned it on and pressed the number 3 button, got a message "no channel" i couldnt used the + or minus buttons to change channels either nor bring up the guide. tried a power off which didnt work, i had to do a rescan of the channels. also when you use time shift and live pause i find you have to press the pause button twice, as the first time you get the message on the screen saying that you have pasued it and if you wish to exit press stop, but it doesnt actually pause, you have to press the pause button again, which is a little annoying.

 

 

 

I will get this passed on to the team Jase,




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  #1473673 18-Jan-2016 12:09
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i had something similar once but it was when both tuners were loaded up recording and i couldn't swap to a channel not on the sam data streams as what i was recording.

 

It may be a good idea to have a splash screen when the box fires up until such time as the media has loaded and everything has booted.  You can too easily encounter an issue where the box allows you to send a command that it is not ready or insufficiently loaded for which sends it into a funk, this manifests itself in different ways but has a similar cause.   maybe a boot monitor 0 to 100% where commands are ignored until 100% is reached and everything is functional but the box displays its % of readyness.  even if it were a basic 10 second timer with a quick check of basic functions at the 9 second mark and then allowing input after that ? 

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