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  1. Pete999

    Virgin Media and TV licenses.

    Got home from the hospital early this afternoon, Mrs Pete999 all lathered up cus She couldn't get BBC I player, apparently, not sure which organisation it was, I can surmise it was the Beeb trying to get License Dodgers to pay up. Anyway had to log in to the BBC to confirm my Password and...
  2. Jay89

    Virgin remote signal extender

    Hi all, I’m after the virgin equivalent of sky’s magic eye. I have a TV to be installed up on the wall of a clients kitchen, breakfast bar below and was hoping to site the virgin box in the cupboard below the worktop. Does anyone have any recommendations? Thanks in advance
  3. gazdkw82

    Virgin media shortening cable

    I want to shorten the extremely long virgin cable that's curled up in the corner of my living room. Is this an easy thing to do? Is there special tools required to re-terminate? I also want to pull the cable out from the wall where it comes in from outside and bring it through the next wall. My...
  4. S

    Working For Virgin Media - good? bad? ugly?

    Hey guys, long time lurker here, I haven't posted much on the forums but I read alot! Recently due to the joys of self employment (I need a break from it to be honest, want to work for a permanent position for a little bit) I've applied to work for Virgin as a Field Access Technician as they...
  5. J

    virgin media- flat conversion

    Doing a conversion at the mo consiting of 4 flats The devoloper wants virgin media capability- although surely it would be better to offer flexibilty for future buyers (they might want sky etc) Each flat has a kitchen/dinning TV/phone point then a TV point in the bedroom(s) If I run a twin...
  6. F

    Virgin Cable - Flush Mounted Outputs...?

    Hello all, new member here....I hope you don't mind the post in your patch... The property we recently purchased had previously been cable connected – one Ominbox outside which feeds telephone to one room and three coax cable runs. Only two of these are likely to be used in the immediate future...
  7. R

    Should I take the cable for Virgin into property or keep it external

    Hi, I am partially though job and the cable for virgin is coiled up outside the property (its the twin cable, i maybe mistaken but it looks like RG6 and 2 pair phone). I am at the position where i can bring this into the house and take directly to the living room. Am i best to do this or...
  8. O

    BT Email and BT Spam filter

    This is a bit of a long shot but can anyone give me a clue as to the "workings" of the BT spam filter? We have 4 BT accounts - 1 each plus a generic family one. Yesterday I forwarded an email from the generic one to my son ..... it didn't arrive. It wasn't in his spam filter. So I logged on to...
  9. G

    Should an outside cable splitter be boxed?

    Hi all, We are the leaseholder of a ground floor council flat in a small building. As we used to be with Virgin Media, it seems an engineer from Virgin Media has cut the cable which leads solely into our house and installed a cable splitter (situated a couple of feet above the ground) just...
  10. S

    Telephone points

    Had virgin media install an new phone line today, they placed one master socket behind my tv and now my existing Bt phone and slave sockets don't work throughout the rest of the house. To get my other existing phone points to work do I just have to run a cable from my virgin master socket to the...
  11. F

    Tidy up my Virgin cable installation!

    Hi I am refurbishing my front room and want to tidy things up a bit. I have two cables entering the room from the front of the house (cable and phone), the first cable goes into a Virgin media plasic wall mounted box (connected to a Technetix fully isolated system outlet), is extended out by 6...
  12. E

    Dealing with Rude Customers

    Dealing with Rude Customers For all Who Work With Rude Customers, shame WE can't actually do this! An award should go to the Virgin Airlines desk attendant in Sydney some months ago for being smart and funny, while making her point, when confronted with a passenger who probably deserved to...
  13. M

    Domestic Extending Telephone cable

    Hi hopefully this is in the right place. I have been looking to extend the virgin phone line, from one end of our flat to the other. The main is in one of the bedrooms (office at time of installation) at the front of the house and I want it in the living room now. It looks like someone has...
  14. E

    landline diversion to mobile

    can anyone recommend who to call if i want to divert my landline to my mobile? my landline is with virgin media thanks
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