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Latest Free to Air Channels on MYtv, Multi TV using a Strong Decoder

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Free to Air channels can be viewed from all parts of Nigeria on various platforms using satellite television reception equipment’s. There are more than 23 satellites broadcasting TV channels in West Africa, and the most popular device used for receiving FTA channels in Nigeria is a Strong Receiver. Strong decoders are used by various PAY-TV platforms and have various models, all of which can be used to scan and receive lots of Free-to-Air channels from broadcasting satellites.

In this post, I’m going to be sharing the latest FTA frequencies to view free tv channels using your satellite dish and receiver and also how you can upgrade your strong decoder to the latest software. By adjusting your settings on your strong decoder you can scan new frequencies of available free to air channels in Nigeria.

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Before we begin, ensure you are using an original strong decoder. This is because fake strong receiver are very unstable and can be damaged easily. Therefore beware of fake strong receiver that are in the market, always purchase from authorized dealers only. My TV subscribers can make use of the strong SRT 4935 & SRT 4672 receivers to view free channels.
List of Strong Free to View Receivers
SRT 4992
SRT 4992A
SRT 4992D+
SRT 4950
SRT 4950H
SRT 4950M
SRT 4930
SRT 4930L
SRT 4900
SRT 4910
SRT 4669X
Contact My TV or Strong Technology dealers on their website and locate the retail outlet nearest to you to purchase a decoder.

How to Scan Strong Receivers to get Free To Air Channels
To receive WAP TV, Channels, Rave TV, KBS World and much more, scan the following FTA frequencies using the instructions below;
Switch on your Strong Decoder
Go to installations and enter your code. The default code is (0000)
Click on manual settings and add the settings below;
Satellite: Eutelsat 16A
Orbit Position: 16 Degrees East
Transponder Frequeny: 12.521MHz
Polarization: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 30.000Ms/s
FEC rate: 5/6
New FTA Channels on Astra 2F (Multi TV) at 28.2° East. 

You can also blind scan the position or to scan 12.576 / H or V / 11.000 to start viewing the channels below;
Sport +
Joy prime
Adom tv
GBC 24
GTV Govern
GTV life
Obonu tv

You can also scan 11673 / V or H / 1528 & 11680 / V or H /1528 to receive Niger 24 & RTT Niamey (French Speaking Channels).
Note that if your stronger decoder has difficulties in scanning and detecting these channels, you then need to optimize your dish and LNBF in order to fix this issue. I advise you contact your local technician to assist you in rectifying the problem.
Top FTA frequencies for Strong Decoders
The following Free-to Air Satellite frequency have the best channels which offer quality content such sport, news and entertainments.
1) Satellite: Intelsat 20
Orbit Position: 68.5 Degrees East
LNB: Universal
Transponder Frequeny: 12.522MHz
Polarization: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 29.950Ms/s
FEC rate: ¾
2) Satellite: Intelsat 20
Orbit Position: 68.5 Degrees East
LNB: Universal
Transponder Frequeny: 12.722MHz
Polarization: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 26.657Ms/s
FEC rate: ½
3) Satellite: Eutelsat 16A
Orbit Position: 16 Degrees East
Transponder Frequeny: 12.521MHz
Polarization: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 30.000Ms/s
FEC rate: 5/6
How to Upgrade Strong Decoder using a USB flash drive

Some of benefits of upgrading your decoder firmware is that a new software comes with new and improved features that will allow you perform more functions and also enable your receiver function properly by optimizing its performance.
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 See Price List of ALL strong decoder Models

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Requirements and Procedures to Upgrade Strong Decoders.
Before you begin make sure you have the following;
A working Strong Decoder
A USB flash drive – Make use you format the flash drive.
Stable Power Supply – Ensure you are running on a stable power supply. AVOID POWER CUTS during the upgrade, this will damage your receiver.
Latest Strong Decoder Software – Visit strong technology website, select your model and download your decoder software by clicking HERE or Powervu Upgrade – HERE (Make sure you select the right decoder model & download the correct software)
When the software download is complete, copy Strong Decoder Software into the flash.
Switch on your decoder > Press Menu > USB > Data transfer > Choose the Flash drive > Select the software and press OK.

This is a complete list of some best digital satellite receivers in the market that can be used to track and watch various FTA channels. Other advantages of these decoder is they offer PVR timeshift functionality, HD viewing & IPTV, Youtube, Google Maps, Weather , Gmail , Internet Games etc. via USB Wifi. Most of them also come with HDMI cable, Wi-Fi antenna and remote. 

These decoders are also considered to be the best  quality free-to-air satellite receivers to track these frequencies in countries like Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, Uganda, Benin republic, Togo etc
  • Strong Decoder
  • iSmart M100 Full HD FTA Satellite Receiver & IPTV- Mini Size
  • BAMBA TV Decoder
  • JynxBox Ultra HD V3 FTA Satellite Receiver Wi-Fi Edition
  • X2 Premium HD PVR FTA Satellite Receiver – Special Edition
  • X2-fta Dvb-s Mini Digital Satellite Receiver (New Version)
  • Jynxbox Ultra HD Lite FTA Satellite Receiver with
  • JB200 + ViewTV HDMI Cable and Universal Remote
  • FTA Complete Glorystar Satellite One Room HD DVR – Free to Air Television

Update August 16th – Hello, a new FTA channel have been added. It is currently on Astra 2F (Multi TV position) satellite and can be received using your strong decoder and other FTA decoders.
African Movie Net – to get this entertainment channel scan the following frequency – 11094 H 30000. Satelite Astra 2F (Multi TV position).

Update July 26th: Good News!, From August 5th, you can Watch all Rio Olympic Games FTA on TV5monde Africa using your strong decoder.

See the tutorial below on how to blind scan your Strong Receiver to get TV5monde and other new FTA channels.

TV5 monde Africa – You can watch the French Ligue 1 football games of TV5 Monde. To get this channels simple scan your decoder using frequency below;
Satellite: Eutelsat 16A
Orbital Slot: 16° East 
LNB: Universal
Transponder Frequency: 10,804 MHz
Signal Polarity: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 30,000 Ms/s

Update July 2016: Al Jazeera News is now Free-to-View on Strong Receiver. Scan your decoder using the frequency below;

Satellite: Eutelsat 16A
Orbital Slot: 16° East
Transponder Frequency: 12,521 MHz
Signal Polarity: Horizontal
Symbol Rate: 30,000 Ms/s

Update(June 2016): New FTA Frequencies have been added and can be viewed by subscriber in Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast and DRC using a strong decoder The channel names are Televiziona Malagasy and Galaxy TV

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Televiziona Malagasy will also be showing live EURO 2016 football matches. To watch this free channels simply apply the following setting to your decoder;

Channel: Televiziona Malagasy

Satelite: Eutelsat 16A


Channel: Galaxy TV

Satelite: Eutelsat 16A (16 degree east)

Frequency: 12521/H/30000


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  1. Good day, after I blindscanned my Strong decoder on Multi Tv, i got some channels like Channels Tv, Gotel Tv, TVC news,NTA24 with Dollar sign and not showing at all. What can be done to watch them? Thanks

  2. I just installed my strong SRT 4950H yesterday. i got like 40 stations…..of which 20 are gospel…..14 ghana…..n 2 international….4 Nigeria (galaxy, core news, get tv, etc)….but pls he can I get channels like CNN ,BBC, Aljazera, Fox News and channels….. free to air. and did u hv any ideas of MBC settings.

  3. hello Ebuka am a newbie to your blog and am kinda impressed.i got a dish installer to help me out.i have a LG WebOS Tv and the guy said he installed MyTV but all the channels (even when i have inputted the specs of freq and satellite you mentioned)am getting are churches tvs.
    satellite:Eutelsat 16A 16.0E, Intelsat 20 68.5E and Astra 28.2E.
    all 201 satellite DTVs are churches

  4. I just installed my strong SRT 4950H yesterday. i got like 40 stations…..of which 20 are gospel…..14 ghana…..n 2 international….4 Nigeria (galaxy, core news, get tv, etc)….but pls he can I get channels like CNN ,BBC, Aljazera, Fox News and channels….. free to air. and did u hv any ideas of MBC settings.

  5. How to Scan Multi TV CA PLUS SERIES 2 Decoder




    5. Now put in the TV5 Monde Frequency given in this post and scan.

  6. pls i need to the below channels unlock code. i am staying in kano. but i am using powersat decoder. pls i want open some scramble chenneils pls if any body knows pls tell me friends 07082099994 pls call me and tell me friends.
    gemini tv , maa tv, gemini music, this all channels indian channels.

  7. Good day all, @Ebuka do you have for sale already prepared free to air dish and decoder or how can i get to buy one. Please drop your contact or reach me on 08069523636. thanx all

  8. thanks Ebuka, a good installer was able to help me track FTA channels with Astra 28.2F and i have most Ghananian stations like GH ONe,TV3,Max Tv, price tv,core tv and galaxy tv which are good entertainment channels though. do you have any more channels or freq input for Aljazeera, france 24 or even MBC(i hope i aint pushing my luck too far)?thanks so much

  9. Please my decoder shows no signal to all my channels both joy prime and the most annoying is my liberation TV please help me, my kids needs to watch their Sunday service

  10. Please help me out ebuka or anyone, my name is Mrs mgbemena my decoder shows no signal to all the channels, I can't watch my liberation TV and my kids can't watch anything either.i stay in the eastern part of nigeria Enugu state. Please help me even the frequency n symbol I can't remember.

  11. Hello ebuka good day I use stra HD digital satellite receiver dv3s2 first I will like to know is it a strong receiver and two am not getting mbc channels on it and joy sport and bein sport how do I get these channels and is it possible for me to get a station that shows laliga matches and epl I have dstv dish too but I can't be subscribing every month so tell me what I need to do please. Thank you very much

  12. Hello sorry for the late response. Your receiver is not a strong receiver. However if you can track those satellites listed in this post, you may be able get MBC channels and some sport channels that show weekly sport content.

  13. Hello ebuka, tried to follow ur thread from the top in order to be updated on how decoders work, my decoder is a strong srt 4669x, it is connected to two dish and used for both multitv and mytv, but it has stopped working for quite a while now, I heard my decoder is getting obsolete, how can you help me with its configuration for any fta channels either multitv or whichever is available, sincerely hope for ur response

  14. hope your connections are intact, I am using 4663x which is even an older and banned version but still getting 102 free staions. get to installation, check your initial satellite, do manual scanning and blind scanning

  15. I used tv antenna to connect my multi box hoping to get the local tv stations but they always come with the dollar sign and can't access them. I'm Ghana. What do I do? I also mistakenly deleted the biss code

  16. am using SRT 4955B decoder and i have 80 channels but i want channels like emmanuel tv, gotv, and more

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