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    Just something I stumbled across and thought it might be useful??? All I do is watch the channels.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mobileman View Post
    So all server suppliers need Thompson hd boxes then or is that no use ?

    Anyone who is sharing their card which is paired to a Thompson box wont be effected. But sly will want to swap out all the Thompson boxes eventually. When I had sly, they kept pestering me to swap it for free, but I ignored them.
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    Thompson boxes "ARE" effected... HD Channels will be gone. Anyone with a Thompson box is getting a free HD replacement from Sky.

    SD is another story. Hopefully wont be done but who knows.

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    From what I've read elsewhere a similar thing happened to $ly italia recently whereby the HD ones were switched off and the SD remained on and are still on to this day...

    Would be good to get it confirmed though.

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    Thompson boxes will not take the update. So only if u swap your box, then u will loose HD. Of course they can always just turn u off if u refuse.
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    To think I had one of those Thompson Boxes all them years ago. Even paid around £400 for the privilege from $ky and campaigned for a long time to swap it out due to other issues..
    Offloaded it in the end..

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    jusy had someone tell me

    Cards on the server I use are calcio 12 cards non UK sky cards !!!!!

    hes telling loads people its never gonna happen im thinking he is wrong ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mobileman View Post
    jusy had someone tell me

    Cards on the server I use are calcio 12 cards non UK sky cards !!!!!

    hes telling loads people its never gonna happen im thinking he is wrong ?
    so are the channels that are effected, still working on your box?
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    He is not called John is he.. You know, my mate and everyones mate 'John'

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    Quote Originally Posted by TAR View Post
    so are the channels that are effected, still working on your box?
    not sure my box needs update (not been used in 2 months due to bloody annoying clock ) but he is not my supplier mine is a member

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mobileman View Post
    jusy had someone tell me

    Cards on the server I use are calcio 12 cards non UK sky cards !!!!!

    hes telling loads people its never gonna happen im thinking he is wrong ?
    Calcio cards are for Sky Italia...

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    Quote Originally Posted by kroner View Post
    Calcio cards are for Sky Italia...
    i presume sky wont be rolling out just uk cards though ??

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    If Calcio cards are defo for italia then they were supposed to have lost HD a while ago, so this John chap must be talking bollocks :-)

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    Pulled from another website:

    SD channels are still working on italia and its been 6-7 months since HD was turned off there.

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    heres another post from this person, i dont know John but he seems a cock as likes the !!!! marks

    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] · Friends with xxxxxxxxxAll my box's work in Hd and are running on calcio 12 so I have no issues at all the whole thing about it been turned off has been said for over 2-3 years if sky did do it they would have to send out new box's with card built into box and how many people have sky in the UK !!!!!

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    Calcio means football in Italian. John sounds like he's a bit of a cock !!!!!!!! !!!!!!! !!!!!!!

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk

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    Quote Originally Posted by beerman View Post
    Calcio means football in Italian. John sounds like he's a bit of a cock !!!!!!!! !!!!!!! !!!!!!!

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
    he does i was only telling a mate to check his HD channels, John the cock must have seen the post on his wall and decided to jump in as think he supplied the box to my mate, i will wait for all correct info and proof before adding to the thread hes posting on !!!!!!! haha

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    Can confirm I have had sky italia since it all hit the roof and only lost HD channels.

    All other channels still fine.

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    To be honest m8, ive had mine for years, its more than paid for itself. It will suffice for a freeview box which can record, once all channels r lost.
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    NZBdrone messed up Vice Season 02 for me. Anyone else?

    Might just be a mess of the renaming, which it easily corrected when asked. But just about to watch, so I'll know if it's more soon.

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