Sky digibox updating system software
The Register says (and the comments left below now confirm) that Sky tech support don't always tell you how the System Fault can be fixed over the phone, and charge you £65 for an engineer callout on what is allegedly a known manufacturing problem.
The Register has alleged that "Sky charges for repairs to non-faulty digiboxes" (January 2005), and suggested that automatic updates sent from Sky to your Sky box can inadvertantly cause your Sky Plus box to develop a fault, requiring a £65 engineer callout from Sky.
Warning one – do not change anything you do not understand.
All Sky and early HD boxes had a s-video output socket.
The latest DRX595 has dropped the RF modulator outputs.
Welcome Here you can find all the latest information relating to Sky HD and Sky HD box firmware versions.
There’s also some useful How To Guides to walk you through performing certain functions on your Sky box, like a Planner Rebuild, Software Update & Enabling Single Feed Mode.Warning two – even if you do know what you are doing, make a note of the existing settings before changing anything.