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Q: Sky Multiroom/ SkyHD?

Ok this is what i am going to do....
Get my parents to get multi room ...
then take the box and card here to switzerland to hook it up to the dish.

sky will call in a few months asking to test the line...so simply bring the box back to england. The box will be free and it will only cost £10 a month more for the card (get all the channels through my rents)

Has anyone else done this or heard of this?

Jonathan

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Re: mulitroom sky question

It works in the manner that, because you have the boxes NOT connected to the same telephone line, you'll pay 2 x the main accout.
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Confirmation on using Pace DS810 KP with a Sky subscription??

Hello to you all,
My first post and as for most of us newbies it is one of needed information before I commit. As the title reads, I have borrowed this box with a view to buying it, it works fine with the FTV channels but I need to know if I upgrade to a Sky package (preferrabley HD) will it be compatable
I ask, because the box says it is set up for use with Premeire?

Thanks for your expert feedback
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Re: Confirmation on using Pace DS810 KP with a Sky subscription??

If the box says it is for Premiere and cunningly has a Nagravision card reader, it's nothing to do with Sky UK (or Italia).

You're getting FTA channels btw, not FTV. You need a card for the "V" channels.

Let me also move your post to a thread with information about SkyHD and Multiroom.....
edit: do read above on the links I posted about SkyHD working abroad. It does and should work with a proper HD display (which I assume you have and is driving your urgency for SkyHD)

As an aside, you could also subscribe, I believe, to Preimiere who have the original language on many of their channels.
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Re: Confirmation on using Pace DS810 KP with a Sky subscription??

Thanks very much for that info LR
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If the box says it is for Premiere and cunningly has a Nagravision card reader, it's nothing to do with Sky UK (or Italia).

You're getting FTA channels btw, not FTV. You need a card for the "V" channels.

Let me also move your post to a thread with information about SkyHD and Multiroom.....
edit: do read above on the links I posted about SkyHD working abroad. It does and should work with a proper HD display (which I assume you have and is driving your urgency for SkyHD)

As an aside, you could also subscribe, I believe, to Preimiere who have the original language on many of their channels.
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Re: Q: Sky Multiroom/ SkyHD?

Ok this is what i am going to do....
Get my parents to get multi room ...
then take the box and card here to switzerland to hook it up to the dish.

sky will call in a few months asking to test the line...so simply bring the box back to england. The box will be free and it will only cost £10 a month more for the card (get all the channels through my rents)

Has anyone else done this or heard of this?

Jonathan
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Re: Q: Sky Multiroom/ SkyHD?

If you're tight enough to think it'll work and want to fly back and forth with the box, go right ahead.

I sincerely believe it'll be more hassle than it's worth. Can you take a Sky box in your hand luggage right now?
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Re: Q: Sky Multiroom/ SkyHD?

This is what was done by a buddy of mine, unfortunately he was not able to return it back to the registered address so Sky split it into two separate subscriptions at the same address.

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Ok this is what i am going to do....
Get my parents to get multi room ...
then take the box and card here to switzerland to hook it up to the dish.

sky will call in a few months asking to test the line...so simply bring the box back to england. The box will be free and it will only cost £10 a month more for the card (get all the channels through my rents)

Has anyone else done this or heard of this?

Jonathan
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