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Watto1 Thu 14-Nov-13 19:18:40

I need a bit of advice about my freeview plus box if I may?

I have a Bush Freeview Plus box 'powered' (for want of a better word) by Top Up TV. Basically, I can only get today's TV guide and I can only record programmes on today (series link isn't working). No information on the programmes is available either.

A quick Google tells me that Top Up TV is no longer broadcasting, which I suspect is the cause of my problems. Is my only option to buy a new freeview plus box? I could do without the expense!

Thanks in advance

A cheap alternative could be a BT Vision box, if you have BT Broadband. The most basic package is just Freeview +iplayer and you pay £5 per month on top of your broadband costs.

Watto1 Fri 15-Nov-13 09:41:00

Thank you for replying Cruel. Unfortunately, we're not with BTsad

NetworkGuy Mon 18-Nov-13 21:22:30

Try this > link < which explains how to switch to the Freeview EPG (Electronic Programme Guide).

Have never used Top-Up TV so have no knowledge about the system, so wish you good luck!

Watto1 Tue 19-Nov-13 11:29:57

Thank you so much Network Guy ! I've just followed the instructions on that link and I now have a fully functioning telly again thanks

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