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    UK Freeview 700Mhz Clearance Retune ini's

    Here is a thread where you can download the updated UK Freeview DVB-T tuning ini's as they become available, or you can ask for a particular one.

    I will try to produce all the Full and Extended Freeview Transmitters.

    You will need to put the updated Tuning ini for your Transmitter from the following posts into C:\Users\Public\NPVR\Tuning\DVB-T Then retune, making sure you start with the Country dropdown (United Kingdom) list first (otherwise the new ini's will not show in the transmitter list)

    The Muxes in all the following ini's are listed in the following order - not Numerical Channel Order.

    PSB1(BBCA) PSB2(D3&4) PSB3(BBCB) COM4(SDN) COM5(ARQA) COM6(ARQB) COM7(NUK7) COM8 (NUK8) LOC1

    (This is the ordering used by Digital UK, so it makes compiling the lists easier.)

    If your Transmitter is not listed below, let me know and I'll look up the changed frequencies and produce the correct ini.
    Last edited by Lao Pan; 2018-04-20 at 11:09 AM. Reason: Inserted Reason for channel ordering
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    Scotland 2017 ini's

    Here to get things going are the 4 Transmitters that had updates last year:

    Selkirk
    Torosay
    Knock More
    Rumster Forrest

    2018 First quarter coming soon.
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    Here are the New Tunning ini's for the Major Transmitters for UK Freeview First Quarter 2018


    Code:
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Sudbury(Feb 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:58:32
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Tacolneston(Feb 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 17:00:59
    United Kingdom - Central - Brierley Hill(Mar 07 2018) .ini 	09/03/2018 16:17:39
    United Kingdom - Central - Bromsgrove(Mar 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:43:55
    United Kingdom - Central - Fenton(Mar 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:46:03
    United Kingdom - Central - Lark Stoke(Mar 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:51:49
    United Kingdom - Central - Malvern(Mar 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:49:04
    United Kingdom - Central - Oxford(Feb 27 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:27:57
    United Kingdom - Central - Ridge Hill(Mar 01 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:37:23
    United Kingdom - Central - Sutton Coldfield(Mar 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:55:03
    United Kingdom - Central - Waltham(Feb 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:25:43
    United Kingdom - Central - Worcester(Mar 01 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:41:22
    United Kingdom - Granada - Winter Hill(Mar 07 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 15:41:22
    United Kingdom - London - Crystal Palace(Mar 21 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:08:35
    United Kingdom - London - Guildford(Mar 14 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:04:06
    United Kingdom - London - Hemel Hempstead(Mar 21 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:12:22
    United Kingdom - London - Reigate(Mar 21 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:15:05
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Dover(Mar 21 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 15:50:31
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Haselemere(Mar 21 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 15:57:09
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Midhurst(Mar 21 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 15:54:08
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Rowridge(Mar 21 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:00:08
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Whitehawk Hill(Mar 14 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 15:47:52
    United Kingdom - West - Mendip(Feb 27 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 16:05:42
    United Kingdom - West - Seagry Court(Feb 27 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 15:36:38
    United Kingdom - West - Wroughton(Feb 27 2018).ini 	09/03/2018 15:34:49
    Any other requests may be fulfilled.
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    Last edited by Lao Pan; 2018-05-02 at 01:37 PM. Reason: Replaced Zip again - Winter Hill screwed up
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lao Pan View Post
    2018 First quarter coming soon.
    I made the attached at the time of digital switch over ... the data is now out of date but the spreadsheet still works ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Graham View Post
    I made the attached at the time of digital switch over ... the data is now out of date but the spreadsheet still works ...
    Now I know where it came from - Guess what I am using? Updating Transmitter info as I find it.
    Thanks
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lao Pan View Post
    Now I know where it came from - Guess what I am using?
    That is so very gratifying ...
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    For those who want to get a head start - No you can't retune now

    Here are the New Tunning ini's for the Major Transmitters for UK Freeview Second Quarter 2018 (that's April - June) Retune events.

    Code:
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Sandy Heath(Jun 06 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:57:27
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Tacolneston(Jun 06 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 15:01:45
    United Kingdom - Central - Oxford(May 23 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:46:45
    United Kingdom - London - Guildford(Apr 18 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:35:33
    United Kingdom - London - Hemel Hempstead(Apr 18 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:44:37
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Hannington(Apr 18 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:10:38
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Rowridge(May 02 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:20:57
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Salisbury(Apr 18 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:16:14
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Salisbury(May 02 2018).ini 	0 	10/03/2018 14:25:49
    Some of these had a retune event in Q1 and Salisbury has 2 coming 2 weeks apart.

    No detailed info yet about further retune events in Q3 & 4 or next year.
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    Last edited by Lao Pan; 2018-04-26 at 02:43 PM. Reason: Added Local Mux to Sandy Heath
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    Here are the New Tunning ini's for the Major Transmitters for UK Freeview Third Quarter 2018 (that's July - September) Retune events.

    Code:
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Clacton(Aug 01 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 09:19:30
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Rouncefall(Aug 01 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 09:24:44
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Sudbury(Aug 01 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 09:16:51
    United Kingdom - Anglia - Wivenhoe Park(Aug 01 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 09:29:53
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Bluebell Hill(Jul 18 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 08:55:49
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Eastbourne(Jul 18 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 08:59:25
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Heathfield(Jul 18 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 09:00:35
    United Kingdom - Meridian - Tunbridge Wells(Jul 18 2018).ini 	19/04/2018 09:01:32
    United Kingdom - STV Central - Black Hill(Sep 05 2018).ini 	20/04/2018 10:10:57
    United Kingdom - STV Central - Darvel(Sep 05 2018).ini 	20/04/2018 10:30:39
    United Kingdom - STV Central - Rosneath(Sep 05 2018).ini 	20/04/2018 10:56:24
    United Kingdom - STV North - Durris(Aug 15 2018).ini 	20/04/2018 09:49:11
    Some of these have already had a retune event and some will have more to come.

    If you require a Transmitter not listed just let me know.

    No detailed info yet about further retune events in Q4 or next year.
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    Thanks - I've added these for the next installer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Graham View Post
    I made the attached at the time of digital switch over ... the data is now out of date but the spreadsheet still works ...
    Urm! I seem to have broken it somehow

    Graham I don't know if you have the time or the inclination to help on this - but:-
    First attempts with INI.xls (in the attached zip) all data was updated (up to end of Q3 2018) and about 4 or 5 new transmitters added so that it now has all the 4 or more mux transmitters in the UK. Extended the range in the index box and it all works fine

    Next I managed to compile all the post 700Mhz clearance data set from Ofcom for every Transmitter in the UK (1160 of them - no I am not going to make every ini) which is in the 700-plan-clearance-Test.xlsx
    On pasting this data into a copy of INI.xml (INI-Test.xml) and extending the Index box range - the first 90 Transmitters work but all after that error out.

    I've spent some time trying to work out where the error is coming from - but it appears to be a bit above my pay grade

    Plan was to continue updating the main ini's during 70Mhz clearance and let Sub have a clean set at the end. Then put the Full Calculator on the WIKI so anyone on a 3 MUX transmitter could make their own.
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