Sky+ 160 6am Switch On

Discussion in 'Sky Digital TV Forum' started by eldaraal, Sep 29, 2005.

  1. eldaraal


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    Just got a Sky+ 160 box a couple of days ago and I'm experiencing an odd "feature". Every day the box seems to switch itself out of standby for a few seconds at 6am, spinning up the hard drive. I live in a studio flat, and the hard drive (or maybe fan) on these things is pretty loud so it wakes me up, which is not so much of a problem on weekdays, but is going to be a real pain in the neck at weekends.

    I had a trawl around the net, but the only thing I can see even close to this is that Sky often downloads software updates at around 6am.

    So, are these switch-on's experienced by everyone, and no one has mentioned it? Or are they software updates, and I'm just unlucky enough to have them the first two days after I get the box? Or is this a problem?

    Thanks in advance for the help!

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