Sony Pixel Power calrec Sony

No subscription? Access 100 channels on your DStv decoder for FREE

24/06/2022

No subscription? Access 100 channels on your DStv decoder for FREEInterested in some fresh new content? Here's how you can access 100 extra channels on your DStv decoder for free!

by Naledi de Wee

24-06-2022 11:30

in Entertainment

Here's how you can access free channels on your DStv decoder. Image via Pixabay

DStv Premium offers viewers more than 100 channels from sports and entertainment to food and kids channels. If you've always wanted to see how you can get more from your decoder, you've come to the right place. Here's how you can get 100 free channels by following a few simple steps

--

ALSO READ: Summer of love: Love Island' returns to South Africa in 2023 [photos]

EVERYTHING YOU NEED According to MyBroadband, you can access 100 free channels on your DStv decoder by changing only a few settings. The channels are accessed through the satellite used by DStv, Intelsat 20.

While it is not a DStv service, the channels are accessible even without a subscription.

--

The publication reports that the channels require a satellite dish and an LNB pointed at a dish. You will also need a dish that supports DVB-S, DVB-S2 modulation and MPEG4, which are all available on modern DStv decoders.

WHAT NEW CHANNELS CAN YOU ACCESS? There are a few interesting channels to be accessed on the DStv networks. The only sports channel available is Sports Connect, which mostly offers coverage of soccer from Turkey, and South America.

There are also religious channels that can be accessed and television stations that are only found in retail stores across the country including PEP and Game.

--

As per MyBroadband, Openview HD channels are also shown but you can't access them without a decryption key from an Openview decoder.

ALSO READ: Pulse': Thapelo Mokoena ditches Mr Nice Guy' in new horror series

HOW TO ACCESS THE FREE ENTERTAINMENT Using your DStv remote, navigate to the settings menu and clock on additional networks, where you can access all the networks connected to your decoder.

It is encouraged to leave your network 1 settings as they are used for DStv and change your settings for networks 2 to 5 using the MyBroadband settings.

After the decoder scans your settings, you should be able to access the channels through All Channels in the browsing menu.

#CelebratingLegends with the HUAWEI P50. READ MORE!
LINK: https://www.thesouthafrican.com/culture/entertainment/how-to-accss-100...
See more stories from thesouthafrican

More from The South African

08/08/2022

What you didn't known about Skeem Saam' actress Elizabeth Serunye

What you didn't known about Skeem Saam' actress Elizabeth SerunyeFrom playing Rose in Rhythm City' to playing Thobakgale in Skeem Saam', here...

08/08/2022

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Skeem Saam? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of skeem saam soapie r...

08/08/2022

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of House of Zwide ? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of House of Z...

08/08/2022

GOMORA: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]

GOMORA: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of gomora? No problem! Just watch all the latest episodes of gomora soapie right he...

08/08/2022

SCANDAL: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]

SCANDAL: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Scandal ? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Scandal soapie right her...

08/08/2022

GENERATIONS: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]

GENERATIONS: Watch tonight's episode, 08 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Generation The Legacy? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Generat...

08/08/2022

Five powerhouses up for Female Artist of the Year at the SAMAs [listen]

Five powerhouses up for Female Artist of the Year at the SAMAs [listen]The Female Artist of the Year category at the SAMAs is filled with fierce talent from a r...

08/08/2022

Muti, make-up & naked neighbours: Tweeps react to Uyajola' S3 premiere

Muti, make-up & naked neighbours: Tweeps react to Uyajola' S3 premiere Uyajola 9/9' kicked off with a bang on Sunday night amid rumours presenter Jub J...

08/08/2022

House of Zwide': Faith apologises for killing Funani's wife [WATCH]

House of Zwide': Faith apologises for killing Funani's wife [WATCH] House of Zwide': Busi's ghost forces Faith to apologise to Nkosi and Funani ...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E26 S11

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E26 S11Find out what's going on tonight on Skeem Saam! by SA TV and Soapies 08-08-2022 16:00 in SkeemSaam Mon...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E186 S8

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E186 S8Keen to know what's happening on the latest episode of Generations: The Legacy? by SA TV and ...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E111 S8

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E111 S8Don't get left behind, catch up on Uzalo now! by SA TV and Soapies 08-08-2022 16:04 in Soapies Monday's ...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E83 S5

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E83 S5Catch up on what's going on to night on Imbewu by SA TV and Soapies 08-08-2022 16:06 in Soapies M...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Diep City - Tonight's teaser E91 S2

WATCH: Diep City - Tonight's teaser E91 S2We've got you covered on what's happening tonight. by SA TV and Soapies 08-08-2022 16:08 in Soapies ...

08/08/2022

WATCH: The River - Tonight's teaser E131 S5

WATCH: The River - Tonight's teaser E131 S5Watch tonight's episode of The River and catch the latest episode every weekday at 20:00 on 1 Magic, don'...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E92 S14

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E92 S14Get to know what's happening on tonight's episode! by SA TV and Soapies 08-08-2022 16:12 in Scandal M...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E76 S3

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E76 S3Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of Gomora, and watch the latest episode every wee...

08/08/2022

WATCH: Muvhango - Tonight's teaser E415 S22

WATCH: Muvhango - Tonight's teaser E415 S22Don't miss out on the latest drama in Muvhango! by SA TV and Soapies 08-08-2022 16:16 in Muvhango Monda...

08/08/2022

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E421 S22

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E421 S22Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of 7de Laan and Catch the latest episode ever...

08/08/2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 08 August 2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 08 August 2022GOOD MORNING! Here's your daily bible verse and prayer to get you ready and excited about your...

08/08/2022

Breaking Bread: How we understand sin

Breaking Bread: How we understand sinIn the original languages of the Bible the word sin means 'to miss a target.'' We fail to adhere to the perfec...

08/08/2022

Plain homophobia': SA school PUNISHES pupil for attending drag show

Plain homophobia': SA school PUNISHES pupil for attending drag showA matric pupil at Ho rskool Rustenburg has been stripped of her leadership role and schoo...

08/08/2022

Gomora': Duncan Leballo is sentenced to 15 years in prison

Gomora': Duncan Leballo is sentenced to 15 years in prison Gomora' fans celebrate Duncan Leballo's 15 year sentence to prison for raping Sibongile a...

07/08/2022

Get ready SA! R&B legends The Manhattans to perform in Mzansi [watch]

Get ready SA! R&B legends The Manhattans to perform in Mzansi [watch]Grammy-winning R&B stars The Manhattans, best known for their hit Kiss And Say Goodbye'...

07/08/2022

Women's Month: Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp launches new podcast

Women's Month: Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp launches new podcastMedia personality Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp has launched her new podcast Boardroom Besties' to...

07/08/2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 07 August 2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 07 August 2022GOOD MORNING! Here's your daily bible verse and prayer to get you ready and excited about your...

07/08/2022

Queens unite! Beyonc teams up with Madonna on Break My Soul' remix

Queens unite! Beyonc teams up with Madonna on Break My Soul' remixBeyonc heavily samples Madonna's 1990 hit Vogue' on The Queens Remix' of h...

07/08/2022

I'm a plain Jane': Meet South Africa's oldest transgender woman

I'm a plain Jane': Meet South Africa's oldest transgender womanOn record, Elise Bishop is South Africa's oldest transgender woman. She had her g...

07/08/2022

Uganda suspends country's leading LGBT rights organisation

Uganda suspends country's leading LGBT rights organisationThe Ugandan government suspended LGBT rights organisation called (Sexual Minorities Uganda) SMUG f...

06/08/2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 06 August 2022

Daily devotion: Your bible verse and prayer for 06 August 2022GOOD MORNING! Here's your daily bible verse and prayer to get you ready and excited about your...

06/08/2022

Best medical drama in years': This Is Going To Hurt' receives rave reviews

Best medical drama in years': This Is Going To Hurt' receives rave revi...

05/08/2022

MUVHANGO: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]

MUVHANGO: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Muvhango? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Muvhango soapie right h...

05/08/2022

Scandal!' August Spoilers: Dintle's daughter goes missing

Scandal!' August Spoilers: Dintle's daughter goes missingThe Scandal!' August teasers reveal that one of Dintle's daughters Motshabi or Khanyi-...

05/08/2022

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]

SKEEM SAAM: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Skeem Saam? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of skeem saam soapie r...

05/08/2022

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]

HOUSE OF ZWIDE: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of House of Zwide ? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of House of Z...

05/08/2022

GOMORA: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]

GOMORA: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of gomora? No problem! Just watch all the latest episodes of gomora soapie right he...

05/08/2022

SCANDAL: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]

SCANDAL: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Scandal ? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Scandal soapie right her...

05/08/2022

GENERATIONS: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]

GENERATIONS: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Generation The Legacy? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Generat...

05/08/2022

Saxy Vibes 4.0': Saxophonist Don Vino gets groovy with new show

Saxy Vibes 4.0': Saxophonist Don Vino gets groovy with new showTalented saxophonist Don Vino will be sharing the stage with Jimmy Nevis, Loyiso Bala and Ern...

05/08/2022

UZALO: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]

UZALO: Watch tonight's episode, 05 August 2022 [VIDEO]Missed an episode of Uzalo? No problem! Watch all the latest episodes of Uzalo soapie right here,don&#...

05/08/2022

She's rubbish': House of Zwide' troll Ona for not accepting Funani

She's rubbish': House of Zwide' troll Ona for not accepting Funani House of Zwide' viewers don't understand why Ona was ready to accept her...

05/08/2022

Women's Day: Jamali reunite for special Wonder Women' event [listen]

Women's Day: Jamali reunite for special Wonder Women' event [listen]After going their separate ways to focus on their solo careers, Jamali will be reun...

05/08/2022

Refilwe Modiselle, Lesley Musina and more actors join The Executives'

Refilwe Modiselle, Lesley Musina and more actors join The Executives' Seasoned actors Lesley Musina, Gcina Nkosi, Refilwe Modiselle and more stars have joi...

05/08/2022

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E420 S22

WATCH: 7de Laan - Tonight's teaser E420 S22Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of 7de Laan and Catch the latest episode ever...

05/08/2022

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E25 S11

WATCH: Skeem Saam - Tonight's teaser E25 S11Find out what's going on tonight on Skeem Saam! by SA TV and Soapies 05-08-2022 16:02 in SkeemSaam Fri...

05/08/2022

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E185 S8

WATCH: Generations - The Legacy, tonight's teaser E185 S8Keen to know what's happening on the latest episode of Generations: The Legacy? by SA TV and ...

05/08/2022

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E110 S8

WATCH: Uzalo- Tonight's teaser E110 S8Don't get left behind, catch up on Uzalo now! by SA TV and Soapies 05-08-2022 16:07 in Soapies Friday's ...

05/08/2022

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E82 S5

WATCH: Imbewu - The Seed, tonight's teaser E82 S5Catch up on what's going on to night on Imbewu by SA TV and Soapies 05-08-2022 16:09 in Soapies F...

05/08/2022

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E91 S14

WATCH: Scandal - Tonight's teaser E91 S14Get to know what's happening on tonight's episode! by SA TV and Soapies 05-08-2022 16:11 in Scandal F...

05/08/2022

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E75 S3

WATCH: Gomora - Tonight's teaser E75 S3Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of Gomora, and watch the latest episode every wee...