ViStar Receiver Box
ViStar type is NOT offered by Dream since 2006.
01. Press MENU
02. Select SYSTEM CONFIGURATION
03. Enter PASSWORD (Default is 1234)
04. Select FACTORY DEFAULT
05. Enter PASSWORD (Default is 1234) "Do you want to reset the receiver? The access code reset to default?"
06. Press OK (wait for about 5 seconds)
07. Will display WELCOME; press OK to continue
08. Will display LNB CONFIGURATION; check specifications as follows:
SATELLITE Default 01
LNB TYPE Universal
LNB POWER Yes
LNB LOW FREQ. (kHz) 9750000
LNB HIGH FREQ. (kHz) 10600000
DISEqC / TONE BURST Disable
09. Press OK
10. Will display ADD CHANNELS; check specifications as follows: (Signal Strength about 50%; Signal Quality above 75%)
FREQ. (kHz) 12301000
SYMBOL RATE 25600
0 / 22 kHz ON
SEARCH TYPE Network
11. Press OK (SEARCH CHANNEL)
"Searching In Process, Please Wait..."
12. Will display 38 Digital TV Channels; 10 Radio Channels
13. Press OK to complete the procedure.
Mechanics for VISTAR PC Serial Upgrade 200907; ppt, 2.66Mb
VISTAR Satellite Migration to KoreaSat5 201006 pdf, 129kb
ViStar RS232 PC Serial Upgrade Software 200907 zip file, 3.69Mb ( available on request )
ViStar Software Upgrade 2010-06-02. link
July, 2009. : ViStar SOFTWARE UPGRADE & CARD REPLACEMENT.
Check the software (S/W) version of the IRD. Press “Menu>System Information>System Diagnostic”,
a. Software version should be 02.0113.07.26 or 02.0113.07.27 , Loader version should be 0291812.07.03 .
b. Press “Back” once and select “Conditional Access”, Converter software version should be CAK_D2D3 1.3.1-1.0.5 . If it's not like above, please contact us for software upgrade before applying for new card.
Please return your current access card for free new Nagra3 card replacement. Make sure your subscription is still valid before you apply for the new card.
Discounted Box Switch Plan: In case software upgrade fails, we suggest you to buy a new Homecast receiver with one year subscription at a discounted price, your current subscription balance will be switched into the new account. ViStar proofs to be more likely casuing receiption problems. Buy a discounted new Nagra3 Homecast box will make your future watching experiences much better than before. Contact us for details now.