ntl bb to bt freeview

  bouncer39 18:04 03 Mar 2005
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i use ntl b/band. can i connect my set top box to a bt freeview box(internet capable) or a bush internet box ? i assume i can connect to another pc so are the above options viable, cos i dont really want to buy another pc.the bt f/view has a usb port. cheers ,paul kelly.

  FelixTCat 18:51 03 Mar 2005

I'm not at all clear what you are trying to achieve. Why do you want to connect your ntl set-top box to a freeview box?

  FelixTCat 10:51 05 Mar 2005

As a matter of policy, I don't answer emails from this forum unless I have invited them because some confidential information is required to solve a problem. It prevents others being able to help or to learn from the responses.

You emailed me: "what i want to know ,is CAN i connect my ntl settop box to a freeview / bush internet box, as a "second " pc.?"

I doubt it. ntl transmits broadband on one of the tv channels. The set-top box tunes to this channel and passes on the internet stream to he outlet port.

Unless the other boxes are capable of translating an input tcp/ip stream and showing it on the screen, your connection will achieve nothing.

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