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In this section you will find, among other things, explanatory videos that show you practical know-how or tricks on specific topics. Our experts from the fields of planning, consulting and technology regularly work on topics that can help you in your daily work with our technology. Is your topic not included here? Please feel free to contact us.

Please be informed some content is only available in German Language. Nevertheless we would like to share all input with you.

Installation of an ASTRO IP headend

In our video we show the complex installation of an ASTRO IP headend including all devices needed in eleven working steps. Learn all about the installation of SAT splitters, streamers, switches, signal converter, base units to the connection of all necessary power, -LAN-, ground- and RF-cables. And if you still have unanswered questions concerning IP and Optical Transmission Technology – just contact us!

How to make licenses, filters or JESS settings on the QAM Box eco compact headend (OV: in German)

ASTRO practical tip: We show you how to configure the compact headend QAM Box eco easily. The activation of licenses for additional functions is described. The same applies to setting SID and PID filters and preparing the QAM Box eco for use with JESS-compatible multiswitches. The practical video shows the corresponding input fields and describes their setting options.

ASTRO QAM BOX eco (OV: in German)

The new QAM BOX eco - sustainability in the second generation. Compact signal conditioning must be rethought, especially in the hospitality sector. Extremely space-saving, with sensationally low power consumption, the QAM BOX eco offers a wide range of programs. Smart, smarter, eco - with the QAM BOX eco up to 50% of power consumption can be saved compared to conventional compact headends. This reduces operating costs considerably. Further features: 32 APSK, ULTRA HD (4k or 8k), time-controlled drop filter, LCN, NIT, service drop function, easy configuration. All in all supplemented by the ASTRO service of constantly updated SAT databases. Hospitality TV - individual and space-saving set-up with the QAM BOX eco.

How to install an FKS 06 compression connector (OV: in German)

ASTRO practical tip: We show you how to mount an FKS 06 compression connector professionally and quickly on a coaxial cable. The tools required for this and the necessary tool preparation are shown. For an optimal signal quality the exact preparation of the coaxial cable is crucial, i.e. the clean stripping and turning up of the braid. The practice video shows corresponding tips & tricks.

How to install an FKS 06 QM compression connector (OV: in German)

ASTRO practical tip: We show you how to mount an FKS 06 QM compression connector professionally and quickly on a coaxial cable. The tools required for this and the necessary tool preparation are shown. For an optimal signal quality the exact preparation of the coaxial cable is crucial, i.e. clean stripping. The practice video shows corresponding tips & tricks.

Ready to jump into the professional life? (OV: in German)

Whether industrial clerks or specialists for warehouse logistics - with ASTRO you are exactly right! You like dealing with numbers and working on the computer? You enjoy organizing and presenting or you like to show active physical effort? Then join our team!

ASTRO QAM BOX: Login (OV: in German)

To make settings on the ASTRO QAM BOX you have to log in first. In this video we show step by step how to insert the IP address of the QAM BOX into the browser line and how to identify the user with the help of the user name and a password.

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