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Please let me know how To fix Sky Box stuck on initialising easily. I am facing some issues while watching movies on Sky box. Help me.
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Is your Sky Box stuck on initializing? If yes, then read the guide given below as this guide will help you learn how to resolve this problem. The Sky Digibox was first distributed in the year 1988. Since then its hardware design has been the same.
After that, various generations of Sky Q and Sky+ HD boxes have been launched. The introduction of Sky HD has completely changed the consumer market, making HD TV more accessible. The SkyBox has surely evolved over the years. however, users are still encountering issues while using this device.
One can easily resolve the problem of Skybox initializing by performing a front panel reset or a restart.
Step 1: Hold your Sky Box remote control and then select the option of standby. After that, select off or disconnect the Sky Box by going to the main socket.
Step 2: Please make sure that your Sky Bos is completely turned off and the light is not visible on the front of the SkyBox.
Step 3: Reconnect and put SkyBox on your main socket. Also, you need to make sure that your light is turned on.
Step 4: After that, select Sky by turning on the Sky box.
This will surely resolve the Sky box initializing problem. After that, all the features will start working properly. As TV guides and planners are the main cause of this issue, then you must wait for a while before you use the features.
If you wish to check whether this solution has fixed the SkyBox still initializing problem, then below are the steps that you need to follow.
When you perform a front panel reset, it automatically removes all your personalized data, downloads, series links, and recordings. Below are the steps that you are required to carry out in order to perform a front panel reset.
Once you are done performing all the steps, you must check if all the functions are working normally or not. If you are still seeing the Sky+ HD still initializing message after you complete the panel reset, you must go to the next section.
When you find that your SkyBox is stuck on initializing after doing your front panel reset, then that may be because your viewing card is the cause of your problem.
Here, we are going to learn how to reset a viewing card to resolve the initializing problem.
Step 1: Put off the SkyBox by selecting the standby option on your Sky remote control and then disconnect the SkyBox from the main socket.
Step 2: Please make sure that the SkyBox power light isn't visible anymore.
Step 3: After that. remove the viewing card from the space and check for signs of physical damage. After that, you must get the card replaced if it gets broken.
Step 4: After you remove the viewing card, turn on the Sky box at the main socket and then wait for the lights to turn on.
Allow the box to stay on standby mode for 3 minutes. After that, you need to tap sky on your Sky remote. Then, select a Sky channel.
Step 5: Then, you need to insert the viewing card in the right slot and make sure that the card chip is facing down. It is going to take a while before you use the sky feature.