Sky+ and FTV

BadWithComputer

BadWithComputer

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30MB ADSL ONO, Spain
32" Internet connected TV
Many Satellite Dishes.
Humax HD Freesat Box
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Spain
#1
Will a sky plus box work with a FTV card?
 
rolfw

rolfw

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#2
No, the access control is held on the subscription card.
 
Analoguesat

Analoguesat

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#3
It will work in as far as it will give you the 3 ftv channels, but if you want to use the recording feature you pay the monthly fee to Sky.
 
rolfw

rolfw

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My Location
Berkshire
#4
Ah, sorry, yes as AS says, the card will work in the box though, I assumed you were asking about the recording. :)
 
BadWithComputer

BadWithComputer

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My Satellite Setup
30MB ADSL ONO, Spain
32" Internet connected TV
Many Satellite Dishes.
Humax HD Freesat Box
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Spain
#5
Well both. Isn´t that unfair though that you have to subscribe to use the principal features on a sky+ box?
 
Analoguesat

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#6
Of course its unfair, but Sky have decided thats the way its going to work, so we are stuck with it.
 
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