OCTAGON SF8008 E2 4K UHD

ozumo

ozumo

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4x zone 2, 3x channel master 90cm, 1x channel master 1.2m
My Location
South Durham
- [SF8008] + [SF8008m] Update:
* add sx88/sx88+/sx888 rcu support.
* Remote Contols as:
* SX88 /+/SE/WL, SX888 IP/WL, SX88+ Optima & Combo.
Can this be disabled?
 
ozumo

ozumo

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4x zone 2, 3x channel master 90cm, 1x channel master 1.2m
My Location
South Durham
Why would you want "something" (??) disabled??
Because if you have multiple receivers it's extremely annoying if one remote controls more than one box. If this 'feature' can't be disabled then you couldn't have an sx88 & sf8008 on the go at the same time - both boxes would react simultaneously.
 
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moonraker 1

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1 meter ali dish tecnomate motor technomate fta rx pc desk top
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salisbury wilts
price will be around € 130
si2166d60 tuner
no CI slot
conax card slot embedded

as octagon told me via fb

best regards

ps from their forum: release date end of august
 
Octagon-Germany

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OCTAGON SX88 Linux OS Firmware for ALLE OCTAGON SF8008 Models

 
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new DUAL OS SW Update

 
Octagon-Germany

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OCTAGON SF8008 & SF8008M MINI DUAL OS Linux SW V10525 01-07-2020


Changes:
1. Browser Update & Fixes.


Online Update:
Menu - Software Update OK - 0000 - Internet Upgrade: v10523 OK

Online Aktualisierung:
Menü - Software (Firmware) Update OK - 0000 - Internet Methode: V10523 OK

Online güncelleme:
Menü - Yazilim güncelleme OK - 0000 - Internet methodu: V10523 OK



SW offline - USB:
DUAL OS Menu: octagon_SF8008_v1.05.25_20200702
Recovery Bootmenu (E2):
SF8008 - MediaFire
SF8008m - MediaFire


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ozumo

ozumo

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My Satellite Setup
4x zone 2, 3x channel master 90cm, 1x channel master 1.2m
My Location
South Durham
@Octagon-Germany Is there any chance of Octagon adding a menu option to activate a sup2400? Would make the receiver very attractive to those interested in qo100. Just needs to send the diseqc hex E2 03 00 to switch on & E2 02 00 to switch off :)

Does anyone know if it's possible to send custom diseqc commands from a plugin or are they baked into the drivers/operating system?
 
Channel Hopper

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A little less analogue, and a lot more crap.
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There was a page or two on the SUP B band converter controlled by DiSEqC in the CQ magazine, but it was around five years ago.

I think the 2400 is no longer manufactured since DirecTV now uses a different set of frequencies.
 
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Channel Hopper

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A little less analogue, and a lot more crap.
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Issue 250 - Winter 2015
 
ozumo

ozumo

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4x zone 2, 3x channel master 90cm, 1x channel master 1.2m
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South Durham
I have a sup2400 but my soldering skills aren't great so wouldn't be confident doing the internal mod.

If I made one of those pic based boards, would connecting it via a splitter (with a dc blocker) to the LNB work? One output of the splitter to the receiver, the other to the pic board. A simple A-B switch would momentarily disconnect the power and reset the sup2400, I think :confused

Not sure if the board could handle 18v if connected directly inline with the LNB cable, and wouldn't want it switched on all the time anyway.

Code:
https://batc.org.uk/cq-tv/cq-tv-archive/
Code:
https://wiki.batc.org.uk/SUP2400_DiSEqC
Code:
https://forum.batc.org.uk/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=4415
 
Octagon-Germany

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OCTAGON SF8008 & SF8008M MINI DUAL OS Linux SW V10526 13-07-2020

Changes:
1. Touchpad WEBIF Android and iOS.
2. Voume Control steps improved.
3. Keyboard Support YouTube.


Online Update:
Menu - Software Update OK - 0000 - Internet Upgrade: v10526 OK

Online Aktualisierung:
Menü - Software (Firmware) Update OK - 0000 - Internet Methode: V10526 OK

Online güncelleme:
Menü - Yazilim güncelleme OK - 0000 - Internet methodu: V10526 OK



SW offline - USB:
DUAL OS Menu: octagon_SF8008_v1.05.26_20200713
Recovery Bootmenu (E2):
SF8008 & SF8008m mini- Recovery_Menu_SF8008-SF8008m_140720



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Octagon-Germany

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OCTAGON SF8008 & SF8008M MINI DUAL OS Linux SW V10527 30-07-2020


Changes:
1. Fixed some MKV cann't play.
2. Hi-Player .lib upgrade.


Online Update:
Menu - Software Update OK - 0000 - Internet Upgrade: v10527 OK

Online Aktualisierung:
Menü - Software (Firmware) Update OK - 0000 - Internet Methode: V10527 OK

Online güncelleme:
Menü - Yazilim güncelleme OK - 0000 - Internet methodu: V10527 OK


SW offline - USB:
Recovery Bootmenu (E2):



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ozumo

ozumo

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My Satellite Setup
4x zone 2, 3x channel master 90cm, 1x channel master 1.2m
My Location
South Durham
From this SW Version one Tuner activated for sf8008 twin (tuner 1 A).
So if you bought a twin tuner sf8008 it now only works as a single tuner sf8008?
 
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SnelleJef

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Triax 88 Inverto Black Ultra Lnb And The VU+ Zero 4K
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Belgium
Octagon it still is not working tried on both tuners.....:(
 
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OCTAGON SF8008 & SF8008M MINI DUAL OS Linux SW V10529 27-08-2020


Changes:
1. SAT-IP Client app added.
2. Clear Browsing Data added.




Online Update:
Menu - Software Update OK - 0000 - Internet Upgrade: v10529 OK

Online Aktualisierung:
Menü - Software (Firmware) Update OK - 0000 - Internet Methode: V10529 OK

Online güncelleme:
Menü - Yazilim güncelleme OK - 0000 - Internet methodu: V10529 OK


SW offline - USB:
Recovery Bootmenu (E2):



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Octagon-Germany

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My Satellite Setup
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OCTAGON SF8008 & SF8008M MINI DUAL OS Linux SW V10530 16-09-2020


Changes:
1. update os. to latest version.
2. modified bigger font size for subtitle.
3. modified SID numbers limit for bis.
4. improved SAT>IP function.
5. modified the subtitle position.
6. browser some minor bug fix.
7. some osd bugs fix.
8. Delete ALL channels freeze & hangup problem fixed.



Online Update:
Menu - Software Update OK - 0000 - Internet Upgrade: v10530 OK

Online Aktualisierung:
Menü - Software (Firmware) Update OK - 0000 - Internet Methode: V10530 OK

Online güncelleme:
Menü - Yazilim güncelleme OK - 0000 - Internet methodu: V10530 OK


SW offline - USB:
Recovery Bootmenu (E2):




OCTAGON GERMANY SUPPORT
 
zorbua

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Dreambox 8000 HD
Dreambox 800se
Dreambox 900UHD
Clark Tech 5000 HD
Numerous other receivers (Retired)
Dish Gibertini 1.5 M
Dishes Gibertini 1.2 x2
Dish Gibertini 1 M
My Location
Malta
OCTAGON SF8008 & SF8008M MINI DUAL OS Linux SW V10530 16-09-2020


Changes:
1. update os. to latest version.
2. modified bigger font size for subtitle.
3. modified SID numbers limit for bis.
4. improved SAT>IP function.
5. modified the subtitle position.
6. browser some minor bug fix.
7. some osd bugs fix.
8. Delete ALL channels freeze & hangup problem fixed.



Online Update:
Menu - Software Update OK - 0000 - Internet Upgrade: v10530 OK

Online Aktualisierung:
Menü - Software (Firmware) Update OK - 0000 - Internet Methode: V10530 OK

Online güncelleme:
Menü - Yazilim güncelleme OK - 0000 - Internet methodu: V10530 OK


SW offline - USB:
Recovery Bootmenu (E2):




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Can anyone please tell me what is the factory password for Octagon sf8008 because I just gave it a new image OPEN ATV 6.4
and I could not communicate with the receiver to install a channel list or use DCC Dreambox Control center because it keeps asking
me for the correct password> When I used Open ATV 6.2 OR 6.3 I have no problem.
 
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