MHEG services move to 225-299: 225 VISION; 226 CCTV; 227 Sports Tonight; 228 Connect 1; 229 Connect 2; 230 Connect 3; 231 Racing TV; 232 The Space.
HD channels move to 101-120 The "normal" order of channels is restored to HD: 101 BBC One HD; 102 BBC HD; 103 ITV1 HD or STV HD or UTV HD; 104 Channel 4 HD; 105 S4C Cirlun. - (Not 100% sure this is confirmed)
You say to A. Blumenfeld "you asked the same question channel/UKHY">yesterday and an answer was given" but it's not on this page. It seems to me there are too many "pages" on which to ask questions and therefore you can't always find the answer. Also can you tell me why this, and indeed other earlier update emails are headed "Updated - changes to Freeview channel numbers this week on September 19th 2012", when we are in March 2013.
Live in Llandudno and when the pop up on my Toshiba TV said to retune - did not do it - as on the TV in the bedroom did retune and all the channels are on different numbers which we have been unable to get to their original ones and we now get programmes from Wales. So my lounge tv now has no BBC programmes - though we can get them through Freeview. Have tried re-tuning the TV in the bedroom and it just mixes the channels up again. Wish I had left it alone!
My Mother is 93yrs old and worried about these changes. I am not technically minded either so we are bit concerned and confused by these announcements flashing on the screen. Can you advise me what to do to complete this change or do we have to get an engineer in?
Mrs Martryn: If you are purely referring to the channel number changes? and "not" because you have possibly been reading comments about problems with Goodmans boxes, then the only action required is to retune your mothers TV or box.
If this does not have the desired effect, i.e: channels in the correct order, then first of all select "manufacturers reset" / "default setting" or "first time installation" prior to retuning, the three procedures mentioned all resulting in the same thing, that being to clear out all channels stored in the TV or boxes tuner prior to it being retuned.
It would be of assistance to know the brand / model of the TV or box your mother uses.