Installation of Set Top Box (STB)
STB = Set Top Box
What is STB?
Why do we need STB?
STB encode/decode the digital signal and provide
the TV set with known analogue signal.
STB hardware Connection Guide
5. Connect the audio cable
4. connect the
network cable6. Connect the power
1. Connect the power.
2. Connect the
3. Turn on the
Configuring STB Through
Displaying the Configuration Page
• By pressing the SET button will get the above login page
• Enter the password (8288 by default)
• Get the configuration main menu.
Configuration main menu
• Saving the Configuration
All changes need a password 3008 to be saved. If
"successful!" is displayed, it indicates that the
configurations have been successfully saved. If "password
error!" is displayed, enter the correct password and try to
• 1 - Network Configuration
The STB has three network access modes: Static IP, DHCP, and
PPPoE. We can select one of them so as to match the type
of network access provided at your premises.
• Static IP
Enter the following Parameters:
• IP address
• Subnet mask
• DNS address
• Gateway address
• IGMP version of the switch
(this item needs to be configured for multicast services)
Static IP configuration page
(IGMP - Internet Group Management Protocol)
We need to configure the following parameters:
PPPoE user name : xxxxx@ptcl-iptv
PPPoE password : xxxxx
IGMP version : IGMP v2 (Internet Group Management Protocol)
PPPoE configuration page
2 - Browser Configuration
• Home page:
It is the first Web page displayed when the STB is turned on.
Usually, it is the EPG page.
• Entry: we can select BTV or EPG.
If BTV is selected, the TV will display the last channel you watched last
If EPG is selected, the TV will display the first page of EPG.
• Select a region, the warning language of STB will be changed to the
language of the region you selected.
3 - TV Standard Configuration
TV Standard Configuration
• In the TV standard configuration, we can select TV standard and set
video display region and other parameters,
• TV standard:
We can select PAL or NTSC according to the EPG standards the ISP provided
and your local TV standard.
• Top margin:
The margin between the video display area and the top margin of the TV.
• Left margin:
The margin between the video display area and the left side margin of the
The width of the video display area.
The height of the video display area.
4 - Time Configuration
In the time configuration, set the time information of STB
• Cur time: The current time displayed
• Time zone: 5
• Ntp time server: 220.127.116.11
• Note: Please, insert the correct time zone and NTP, server without these
settings TSTV will not work.
(NTP - Network Time Protocol)
5 - Software Information of STB
6 - Hardware Information of STB
7 - Upgrade Software of STB
This page lists the configuration for the auto upgrade of the STB.
We need to enter the upgrade address, as shown above.
8 - Identity Information of STB
This page lists the identity information of the STB, including
the MAC address and the product serial number. These
parameters are set by the factory and cannot be changed.
9 - Restore Parameter
CA card Installation
(CA- Conditional Access)
The Smartcard with metal chipset down side
has to insert into slot on front panel of STB.
When the STB is switched on it authenticates the
username and password associated with that
particular CA card.
The user will not be able to view any
services without entering of the IRDETO
(encryption) CA card.
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