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Diseased_Bunny
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Jumped to (from?) the dark side

Well thats my confirmation letter arrived today - joining BT infinity 2 on 11th October, jumping from Sky BB & LR, also getting BTTV....Would say reading this forum would be enough to put many off, but its the same for the Sky forums - lets face it, noone comes onto forums to praise a service, only to moan about it

The box said 'Requires Windows XP or better'. So I installed LINUX..
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pottyperson
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Re: Jumped to (from?) the dark side

Welcome to the forum Diseased Bunny, hope you enjoy it.

 

Best wishes, Mick Samatosis

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Diseased_Bunny
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Re: Jumped to (from?) the dark side

Thanks....got the youview box and HH today, im guessing HH4, got the engineer coming Friday afternoon, so hopefully this all goes smoothly!Smiley Wink

The box said 'Requires Windows XP or better'. So I installed LINUX..
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toekneem
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Re: Jumped to (from?) the dark side


@Diseased_Bunny wrote:

Well thats my confirmation letter arrived today - joining BT infinity 2 on 11th October, jumping from Sky BB & LR, also getting BTTV....Would say reading this forum would be enough to put many off, but its the same for the Sky forums - lets face it, noone comes onto forums to praise a service, only to moan about it


Your spot on there, forums are by nature a place to let of steam, and I read both forums.

 

Hope you will be all sorted out Friday.

toekneem

(EASBF)

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rhyds
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@Diseased_Bunny wrote:

Thanks....got the youview box and HH today, im guessing HH4, got the engineer coming Friday afternoon, so hopefully this all goes smoothly!Smiley Wink


I love how all router boxes say that. Considering that the router itself is simply a network switch, access point and ADSL modem/router it shouldn't worry at all about what OS it's working with, it's usually the rubbishware CD that's OS dependent, and I've never used one.

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Diseased_Bunny
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Re: Jumped to (from?) the dark side

All sorted!  Everything was done on Friday, the engineer was here for about 40 mins in total, including sorting the cabinet, only hiccup was no bt sport, but that was solved today, with a call to CS, they got a hard reset done on the YV box, all there, including my extra channels which isnt activated until tomorrow (thats my own fault for forgetting to add them when i placed the order, duh!).  So BT has at least 1 happy customer! Smiley Very Happy

 

Getting 48Mbps down thru wifi, and 12Mbps up just going to run it through the ethernet connection and we will see how good it gets compared to the estimates! (59.6 down/19 up)

The box said 'Requires Windows XP or better'. So I installed LINUX..
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davidmridge61
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Re: Jumped to (from?) the dark side

Welcome to the forum, Dead rabbit.

Happy viewing.
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Congrats & Welcommens !!

An MSCE in computing is like having a McDonalds Certification in World Cuisine, pointless.
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