Question: Can You Copy Recordings From A Sky Box?

Can you watch recorded sky Programmes with no signal?

Re: no signal need to watch recorded programs Your box needs a signal from the dish for you to be able to watch your recordings, so on the meantime for live TV and Catchup services you could use the Sky Go app..

What can I do with old Sky HD box?

Your old Sky box will still work as a Freesat from Sky box to receive free channels on it, but you won’t be able to pause, record or watch any old recordings on the box anymore. Alternately you can give it to friends or family who want a Freesat box, or sell it on eBay (don’t expect to get much for it).

Does Sky q Use same cables as Sky Plus?

Re: Does SkyQ use same wires as Sky+ from box to dish? Yes they will use the existing cables if they are in a good serviceable condition.

Can I transfer recordings from my Sky box?

Standard Member. Exporting of recordings as data files from your Sky+ box is not supported. The USB sockets on Sky boxes are non-functional and you can’t copy off recorded programmes from Sky+ onto a USB stick, or stream off content as data to a PC.

Can I transfer recordings from Sky HD box to Sky Q?

Unless it’s Buy & Keep, you won’t be able to transfer any recordings on your Sky+ box to your Sky Q box. Some shows might be available on Catch Up TV, Sky Box Sets and on demand movies, but we’d advise you watch any recordings you’d like to see before your Sky Q install date.

Can I record from my Sky box?

The only way you can do it is to connect a sound recording device like a dvd recorder to your Sky box’s analogue audio outputs – for example, the red and white phono sockets at the rear of some Sky boxes.

Can you download recordings from Sky Q box?

Press Sky on your Sky Q remote or select Recordings from the Home screen, then Manage and then select Manage and then select Downloading. From there, you can: … Delete a queued download: Find the show then select Delete.

Can you connect an external hard drive to a sky Q box?

You might be able to copy recordings off the Sky Q drive onto your PC and then other an external hard drive for keeping. However if they are encrypted channels you cannot watch them without copying them back onto a drive and putting it into the Sky Q box.

What happens to my recordings when I cancel sky?

If you cancel your Sky subscription then you can keep the box as you own a Sky+ box and it will continue to receive the free channels but you will be unable to record them or watch any recordings back you might have made.

Can I watch recordings on old sky box?

When you want to watch a recording on your Sky+HD box remove card from Sky Q box located on the side of your Sky Q box. … Return your card to Sky Q box and do the same and pair your viewing card back to your Sky Q box. You now have access to all your Sky Q recordings.

What is the USB port on a sky box for?

The USB port is designed to support an external modem only (which we have not implemented) and cannot be used to transfer data from the hard drive.

How do I save sky recordings?

Press SKY button, DOWN to Manage, RIGHT to Disk Space, RIGHT to the list of recordings, navigate to the series, SELECT to get the list of episodes, and use the LOCK or KEEP option.

Do I own my Sky HD box?

Ownership of the Equipment: 3.1. On installation, the Sky±HD Satellite Equipment becomes your property. The Sky±HD Satellite Equipment does not include the software in the Sky±HD Box, which is owned or licensed to Sky or another member of the Sky Group, or the Extra Capacity which is owned by Sky.

Can I use my old Sky box without a dish?

Sky boxes have no functionality in the absence of a satellite signal: the card makes no difference. Without a dish, your choices are Freeview (digital terrestrial) via an external or internal aerial, or streaming television services such as NowTV.

Why do my recordings on Sky q keep disappearing?

Recordings made off sir do not get deleted. If the disc is full the box will delete watched recordings for new content if there is no other space available but it takes the oldest first so its also possibly why you lost a partially watched recording but unlikely.

How do I watch my recordings on Sky Q?

For quick access to your recordings, simply press the sky button on your Sky Q remote. You can also find shows you’re part way through watching in Home under the Continue watching section or more by navigating to Recordings and Continue. Schedule two recordings at the same time.

What channels do you still get when you cancel sky?

When you cancel your subscription your Sky+ box will still work and using your now deactivated viewing card you will still be able to receive a handful of unencrypted free-to-view (FTV) channels, including BBC1, 2, ITV1, C4 and C5.

Do you lose your sky recordings when you move house?

Re: Moving house and keep recordings on my sky Q box Yes. They’re stored on the box.