Tag Archive: Dream Multimedia

Dec
12

How to guide: How to manually add a single channel (Dreambox DM500S/DM800 & Clones)

This guide covers how to add a single channel manually to your Dreambox DM500S/DM800 or compatible/clone satellite based Enigma 1 or 2 receiver.

Apr
27

How to guide: How to mount your PC's hard drive for use with your Dreambox

Another guide on how to mount a PC hard drive as a external networked drive share for use by the Dreambox to record, time shift and pause live tv. Very useful PVR functions are available like this.

Apr
02

How to guide: Help in identifying if your Dreambox is a clone

A guide on how to see if your Dreambox satellite receiver (Dm500S, DM800HD, DM600PVR etc) is a clone or a genuine Dream Multimedia unit. This method is using the in built Linux of the box to request its Mac address and match up against what you may already know (from sticker on box) or not

Mar
17

How to guide: Change/Repair front panel on Dreambox DM500S/C & Clones

How to remove, repair, refit and change the front panel on the Dreambox DM500S, Dm500C & clones (Eagle/LinuxSat etc.) this is usually needed when changing the weak remote sensor unit, when a remote will only work very close to the box, for a better unit

Mar
10

How to guide: Flash a Dreambox without a serial cable – Using FTP & Telnet (DM500S)

This video guide covers how to upgrade, backup, restore, flash the firmware image on a Dreambox DM500S without the use of a serial cable. Using FTP & Telnet.

Mar
10

How to guide: DreamUp Tutorial – Flashing your Dreambox (DM500/DM800HD)

A video tutorial on how to flash, restore, upgrade, backup and modify the firmware on the Dreambox DM500 & DM800HD linux based satellite receivers. Maybe you need to install a different firmware image or restore the factory settings?

Mar
03

How to guide: Install & fit a hard disk drive into a Dreambox DM800HD

A video guide on how to install and fit a hard drive into a Dream Box DM800HD satellite receiver, shows assembly and disassembly of the receiver. This is useful for use in pausing TV, recording TV, time shifting, pvr functions etc.

Mar
03

How to guide: Install & fit a hard disk drive into a Dreambox DM600

A video guide on how to install and fit a hard drive into a Dream Box DM600, shows assembly and disassembly of the receiver.

Mar
02

Identify : Differences between DM500S and it' s clones

Guide on helping identify clone from genuine Dreambox DM500S receivers. This is a very important step identifying your receiver correctly. Don’t want to put the wrong software/flash on it and end up with a door stop. The DM500S satellite receiver is VERY popular for cloners due to its super low price for such a feature …

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Mar
01

How to guide: Identify the differences between a Dreambox DM800HD & a DM800 Clone

This guide may help you identify the key differences between a Dream Multimedia DM800HD genuine receiver and a cheap Chinese DM800HD clone. This information is useful in troubleshooting, upgrades, firmware flashing and other situations where getting the wrong info may do some damage.

Feb
21

How to guide: Making IPK files on the Dreambox, without a Linux PC.

How to make the IPK files for the Dreambox on the Dreambox receiver itself without the use of a Linux based PC or other device.

Feb
13

Receiver Manual: Dream multimedia Dreambox DM-7000S

Manual for the Dream Multimedia Dreambox DM-7000S Satellite receiver.

Feb
08

How to guide: How to install 1-10 LNBs on a Dreambox: (Using 1-10 DiSEqC switch)

How to install 1-10 LNBs (Astra, Hotbird, Polsat, Eurosat, Canal, Sky etc.) on a Dream multimedia satellite Dreambox DM500,DM800,DM600 etc.: (Using 1-10 DiSEqC switch)

Feb
08

How to guide: Run a DreamBoX dm500s without a router

How to run a Dream multimedia Dreambox DM500S satellite receiver without a router (via a PC)

Feb
07

How to guide: Auto reboot script for Dreambox receivers

2 Methods for automatically rebooting Dream Multimedia DreamBox satellite receivers at chosen times.

Dec
28

How to guide: Change mac address of DreamBox Dm800 & Dm800HD

A guide on how to change the mac address of the Dream Multimedia Dreambox Dm800 & Dm800HD series of Linux set top box satellite receivers. Dont want a cable or satellite TV subscription? Click above

Dec
27

How to guide: Streaming .avi Films From PC to Dreambox/TV

A guide on how to stream movies from a PC running VLC to a Dream Multimedia Dreambox satellite/cable receiver.

Dec
22

How to guide: Setup Wireless networking (WLAN) on Dreambox DM800HD PVR running Nabilo firmware

How to setup wireless network connections on the Dreambox DM800HD PVR series satellite receivers that are running the firmware Nabilo Black Hole

Nov
30

How to guide: Dreambox 500s tuner (no signal) fix HD Video

Small video guide on how to fix the Dream Multimedia & clones which give a constant “no signal” error.

Nov
15

How to make your Dreambox (Dm500s/Dm500c) Wireless

How to make your Dreambox (Dm500s/Dm500c) Wireless

Oct
23

How to change the Dreambox mac address

How to change the hardware mac address of the Dream multimedia Dreambox series satellite receiver, may also apply to the cable versions, would depend on image/firmware.

Sep
23

How to guide : Repair JTAG/Serial connection with DreamBox 5600

A how to guide on, how to repair the Dream Multimedia DreamBox model 5600 satellite receiver, using JTAG & serial (RS232) connections in case of flash failure, bricking, updates gone bad etc.

Sep
19

How To guide : Use Wlan on the Dreambox DM800HD PVR

How to guide use Wlan (wireless/wifi) on the Dream Multimedia Dreambox DM800HD PVR satellite receiver.

Sep
15

How to reset your Dreambox password using remote control

Another guide on resetting the Dream Multimedia Dreambox series satellite receiver boxs password in case you forgot it, but this time via the remote control. Tried on DM500 & DM800HD, should work on others (clone & genuine)

Sep
14

Manual : Dream Multimedia Dreambox DM800HD & DM800HD PVR series.

Here is the  manual for Dream Multimedia Dreambox DM800 series satellite recivers.

Sep
10

How to guide : How to flash the Dream Multimedia Dreambox DM500HD via USB

A how to guide/tutorial on how to upgrade the Dreambox DM500HD satellite box firmware/flash image via your PC’s USB port.

Sep
09

How to guide: How to flash a DreamMultimedia Dreambox DM500HD

How to flash a new firmware image onto the Dreambox DM500HD via a network/lan/router. The DM500HD is the high definition version of the the older Dreambox DM500S. Dont want a cable or satellite TV subscription? Click above

Sep
08

How to guide: How to change Dreambox (DM500,5620 & 7000)image but keep, previous settings

How to guide: How to change Dreambox image but keep, previous settings. Usefull when upgrading or trying a new image, firmware, flash etc. on your Dreambox and you want to keep your old settings. Works with DM500,5620,7000 etc. clones & genuine.

Sep
07

How to Guide: Setting Dreambox up Recording to a PC or NAS

How to Guide: Setting Dreambox up Recording to a PC or NAS

Sep
06

Step by step How To use Nabilo Mount Wizard (Dreambox DM500,800,600 etc)

Step by step How To use Nabilo Mount Wizard (Dreambox DM500,800,600 etc) for Dream Multimedia satellite receivers genuine & clones.

Sep
05

Image Backup & Restore With DreamUP for Dreambox (Dm500,Dm600,Dm800 etc.)

Image Backup & Restore With DreamUP –  for Dreambox tutorial/guide/how to for Dreambox series satellite receivers (Dm500,Dm600,Dm800 etc.)

Sep
01

How to backup Dreambox DM600PWR satellite receiver

How to backup Dreambox DM600PWR satellite receiver