Sky Software Backup

Software Back Up. This process can slove many issues with your Sky/Sky+ Box

  1. Remove Sky Box “Mains Cable” – (either from wall socket or back of Sky Box)
  2. Hold down the “Backup Button” on the front or top of the Sky Box
  3. Reconnect the power/mains while still holding the backup button.
  4. Remain holding the “Backup Button” for around 30 seconds
  5. The 4 coloured lights on the front of the Sky+ Box should now light up
  6. If your TV is connected to the Sky + Box, the following message will be displayed: “Updating System Software”
  7. Release the “Backup Button”
  8. This can take up to 10 minutes. Box will go into standby.
  9. Turn on the Sky Plus Box