ViStar Receiver Box

Dream Satellite TV | Receivers | ViStar:ViStar Receiver Box

ViStar type is NOT offered by Dream since 2006.

Reinstallation/Resetting Procedure

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: 
ANTENNA 1 
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%) 
SATELLITE Default 
TRANSPONDER TP1 
FREQ. (kHz) 12301000 
SYMBOL RATE 25600 
0 / 22 kHz ON 
POLARIZATION 18V 
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.

Useful Documents:
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


Usage HISTROY
July, 2009. : ViStar SOFTWARE UPGRADE & CARD REPLACEMENT.

Software Upgrade:
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. 

Card Replacement: 
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.