Sky+ software update - large disk now supported

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  1. Brogan

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    Looks like there was an update this morning.
    Just checked my planner and my half full 120GB drive is showing as 47% free where previously it had shown 11%.
    So it looks like this latest update has fixed the free space bug on larger drives.
     
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    Cool! Is this for V1 or 2, or both?
     
  3. Brogan

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    I've only got a V2 but I believe it's for both.
     
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    Hi,

    what version is it now showing in Services\system details?

    Thanks

    mel
     
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    Excsue the ignorance but what is the diff between a v1 and v2. I have the Pace with the led circle on the front panel - I assume this is a v1?

    Rgds Steve.
     
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    They both have the LED circle. The V2 Pace box is much smaller than the V1 and is a lighter silver colour, almost white.
     
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    A great new addition to the 'installers' menu is the rebuild option.
    Basically Housekeeping but it doesn't delete all your planner or favourites.
    I recovered 5% of disk space using it last night.
     
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    Are all the large disk bugs fixed now?.. if so I'll definately upgrade.. whats the most stable drive for Sky+ at the moment?
     
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    This is great news. Has anyone with larger than 120Gb disk found that it's helped them?
     

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