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    Humax Foxsat HDR (Freesat) owners look at this....

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    I have been running this for 6 months or so, pretty good too!

    you can even connect to a currently recording show by playing the stream file from the humax.

    Still cant play any encrypted stuff

    BoX

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    anyone got a guide on how to do the same with my Sky+ box?

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    Quote Originally Posted by box_l View Post
    I have been running this for 6 months or so, pretty good too!

    you can even connect to a currently recording show by playing the stream file from the humax.

    Still cant play any encrypted stuff

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    6 months! I normally keep an eye on this sort of thing, but it surprised me.

    Do you use the Twonky server?

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    Quote Originally Posted by box_l View Post

    Still cant play any encrypted stuff

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    Do you mean the flag set to prevent copying? Or am I thinking of something else?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JJonas View Post
    anyone got a guide on how to do the same with my Sky+ box?
    Sky stuff is normally tight as a drum. It might be worth a sniff around the avforums, though.

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    We have one in school, that'd be pretty sweet! Sadly the wind/footballs/big stones seem to keep knocking the dish out atm

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    I changed the drive in my sky box and swapped out a 250gb hdd for a 1.5tb hdd. I clones it with acronis and used the variable space option, its much better. The encryption is a pita as I can't get off some of the films. Lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by JJonas View Post
    anyone got a guide on how to do the same with my Sky+ box?
    Take a look at the Dreambox - many different images doing many different things

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    Quote Originally Posted by j17sparky View Post
    Take a look at the Dreambox - many different images doing many different things
    So are you saying if I buy a Dreambox I can still get Sky on it? Will it read me Sky card a decrypt my subscribed channels?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JJonas View Post
    So are you saying if I buy a Dreambox I can still get Sky on it? Will it read me Sky card a decrypt my subscribed channels?
    afaik yes it can, last time I looked on ebay there are some for sale which are "ready for sky" but then that can have 2 meanings

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