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assen555

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pc and satellite
I already have a motorised dish a topfield and a dragon,but since i have a pc a broadband connection next to the reciever,i was wondering if there was any way to utilise my pc to pick up anything not available on the dragon.Any advice on added equiptment,and if it can be run as well as the topfield would be a great help thank you.
 
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pothead13

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My Satellite Setup
Technomate 1500ci + 1000d super +
skystar 2 pci card
1M Motorised dish
Ivacon twin lnb
pc + laptop on network
My Location
uk
you will need a skystar 2 card get same channels as your cam,plus can do card sharing
 
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assen555

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thaks looked on line at skystar 2 it only mentions fta stations nothing about card sharing in ads for these cards
 
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Lancelot

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My Satellite Setup
SS1.
125cm Gibbi with Channelmaster feedhorn and Inverto C120 twin.
36v H to H 62E - 61.5W
My Location
South central
That's because card sharing is illegal and the advertisers would face stiff penalties for advocating it .



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assen555

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thanks makes sense,is google best way to forums for card sharing then,i have tried not much success,thanks again
 
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stevenpc_1

Regular Member
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My Satellite Setup
tm-7800 cx ci
1.1mtr motorised dish
My Location
nw uk
assen555 said:
thanks makes sense,is google best way to forums for card sharing then,i have tried not much success,thanks again
skystar1 has audio vid out will also drive motorised dish
skystar2 no audio/vid out
prg dvb is the best/easiest prog to run either cards with try searching for prg dvb to find out about all the plugins availlable.
 
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pothead13

Regular Member
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My Satellite Setup
Technomate 1500ci + 1000d super +
skystar 2 pci card
1M Motorised dish
Ivacon twin lnb
pc + laptop on network
My Location
uk
you can move motor with skystar 2 with plugin
 
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stevenpc_1

Regular Member
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My Satellite Setup
tm-7800 cx ci
1.1mtr motorised dish
My Location
nw uk
pothead13 said:
you can move motor with skystar 2 with plugin
yes you can but its a lot more fiddlie to setup where as no messin about with the ss1 ss2 is also beter for the lo feed freqs.,than the ss1.
 
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