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      11-18-2012, 09:35 AM   #1
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Using sky go abroad??

I'm going to the Dominican Republic and am wondering if sky go would work on my iPad?? I'd be using the wifi at the hotel if I could get it to work

My mrs is hoping it won't work, but I was just hoping to watch some football while I'm away(sad I know)
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      11-18-2012, 10:39 AM   #2
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It should, assuming the Internet connection has got the balls! But you'll only find that out once you're there.
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      11-18-2012, 11:43 AM   #3
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Sky go doesn't work from a foreign IP. The best way to get it to work is to buy a service that simulates a UK IP address. I used vpnuk.info on my recent trip to Singapore, and it worked fine, there are plenty of others.
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      11-21-2012, 04:24 PM   #4
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Couldn't get it to work in Mauritius this year so the above may be true.
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      11-21-2012, 07:43 PM   #5
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Yep, just like the stupid BBC iplayer. The only time I ever need either of them is when I am abroad and they don't work.

Irks me that I should have to pay for some IP spoofing system to use something that I pay handsomely for, just because I am travelling........
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      11-22-2012, 02:44 AM   #6
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You can understand why they do it though. BBC iPlayer at least lets you download stuff whilst you're in the UK to watch elsewhere.
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