Thursday, April 3, 2008

Foxtel iQ info

Downloading latest firmwire

do the following using the front panel buttons
  • press select and back, the box should take a hard restart now
  • quickly press in sequence power, up, down, power
  • the screen should turn blue. It will take a while to download the whole thing

Activating the USB port

  • goto tv guide, press SETUP
  • go down upto SYSTEM SETTINGS
  • press 0611 to get to the installer menu via "SYSTEM DETAILS"
  • goto "MODEM SETTINGS", toggle internal-modem to USB
it is said, a TOPFIELD driver can be used to access the internal content

Copying recorded content


  • Foxtel's contents are encrypted by NDS. Till today, it's considered unbroken.