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2012.09.10
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2012.08.01
MSN / Skype: geckosdream@hotmail.com
Gtalk: dreamsatellite@gmail.com 

2012.07.06
Dream Blog online

2012.06.02
PBO on channel 16
BTV on channel 34. (The basket ball TV channel); 
Viva Cinema on channel 33. 

2012.06.01
Official Chinese Value Added Invoice available for subscription renewal payments from June 1st 2012. 

2012.04.08
Dream Advisory: "Watch out for a new and exciting channel from Dream Satellite TV" on No. 16 Animax & No. 34 AXN Beyond. 

2012.03.19
Second hand Homecast receivers available for free! Only need to be reloaded at yearly renewal price ¥2,500.

2011.10.25 
"Australia Network" channel is temporarily replaced by Net25 for a week.

2011.09.15
"2nd Avenue" Channel rebroadcasting contract expired on Dream. "GMA7 News" is on channel No.10 now.

2011.09.01
"Rugby World Cup 2011" is available on channel 23 StarSports, 9 September - 23 October

2011.07.10
New "Asian Food Channel" is on No. 27. Please do Channel Search to refresh your receiver's channel list. Please check here for Channel Search and/or Scan instruction for receiver type Homecast, K-270 and Crystal.

2011.07.01
We have second hand ( one year old ) Homecact receiver boxes available, reloaded for one year subscription, only at ¥2,800 per unit. Quality warranty extended. Limited amount, please contact us immidiately for the great offer! 

January, 2011
Transponder 12581 H on 146E closed. Transponder 12301 H will be closed soon. Please contact dish installer to tune the dish to 113E KoreaSat5.

December, 2010
Transponder 12541 H on 146E ABS5 (Agila 2) is closed today. Channel 25-38 "Lost Satellite Signal". Please contact us for dish migration to 113E KoreaSat5.

June, 2010:
Satellite Migration to KoreaSat 5 at 113. 0 °E. Migration Plan ppt file 494kb : June - August, 2010

June, 2010:
FIFA2010 South Africa World Cup Pay-Per-View on channel one: Ball channel. June 11th, - July 12th, 2010.

May, 2010:
Over-The-Air ( OTA ) Software Upgrade Procedure: 
HOMECAST receiver box to SW1.06 & CRYSTAL receiver box to SW 1.15. These software upgradings will get receiver boxes ready for the coming satellite migration to KoreaSat5.

April, 2010:
Dream Satellite TV also available on Koreasat 5 at 113. 0 °E, beside ABS 5 (Agila 2) at 146. 0 °E . Check Koreasat 5 signal coverage footprint. Dream plans to migrate the broadcasting to the new satellite KoreaSat5. New dish installations will be pointing to 113E only.

April, 2010:
Extra free sports channels available on ABS 5 at 146. 0 °E . Soccer, Tennis, Golf. Learn how to get them here: Search Instruction

October, 2009:
Channel 34: Animax; (contract renewed); Channel 36: SET - Sony Entertainment Television Asia (NEW!)

August, 2009:
Anti-Piracy Upgrading effective. Special prices available to customers who want to continue service of legitimate subscription, contact us for more details.

July, 2009:
ESPN & Star Sports rebroadcasting contract renewed.

June, 2009:
Nagra3 Upgrading. NOKIA, DAW951, SNA4400, Vistar, Crystal, Homecast receiver subscribers please contact us immidiately for your upgrading advices and detailed procedures. More details please check each receiver's section. Anti-Piracy upgrading effective today on channel 21-30, NagraVision3. Newchannel lineup & upgrading schedule.xls .more news...

June, 2009
June.16, 2009: Nagra3 Upgrading. NOKIA, DAW951, SNA4400, Vistar, Crystal, Homecast receiver subscribers please contact us immidiately for your upgrading advices and detailed procedures. More details please check each receiver's section. Anti-Piracy upgrading effective today on channel 21-30, NagraVision3. New channel lineup & upgrading schedule .xls

June,2009
Hallmark & Animal Planet back after one month absence.

May,2009
Reciver Replacement: Nokia and DAW951 active users please contact us now for your receiver replacement!! Your receiver won't be able to receive Dream signal after the anti-piracy upgrading, which will happen soon.

May,2009
HBO, HALLMARK,CINEMAX,ESPN,START SPORTS,ANIMAL PLANET,ANIMAX are off the list. 2nd Avenue, Deutsche Welle, QTV11, Net25, UNTV, TV5 Monde Asia, Now TV, Arirang are put on. Subscriptin Extension: Your subscriptioin will be extended 7 days a month based on the balance. If you have a 6 months balance subscription, you will get a free 6 weeks extra time, for example.

Febuary,2009
History Channel, Biography Channel, Crime&Investigation added; ETC, ETC 2nd Avenue, So larSports replaced. Channel lineup is subject to change without prior notice to subscribers.

November,2008
Receiver Software Upgrading: 
DAW MINI BOXES-SNA4400 to SW5.03 
Digitall World 951 to SW8.02 
Hyundai Crystal to SW1.13 
Homecast / ViStar / Nokia boxes have no software upgrade requirements so far.

July, 2008
Questions & Answers about the anti-piracy software upgrading. (pdf 40kb).

April, 2008
Nagra3 Upgrading Notice: Nagra3 version access card replacing menu - new security system upgrade. ( Instructions pdf 20.3kb). Australia Network is not available via the old cards. Send us email with your STB and A/C numbers applying for your new card.