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    • ajbell
    • By ajbell 18th Jun 17, 9:07 PM
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    iPlayer sign in.
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    • 18th Jun 17, 9:07 PM
    iPlayer sign in. 18th Jun 17 at 9:07 PM
    How does the iplayer sign in thing work as I have access to it by mobile, kindle, amazon fire stick and PC.
    All of these now need a sign in to iplayer except my 4 year old sony bluray player.
    Is this likely to remain as long as I don't update the software.
    4kWp, South facing, 16 x phono solar panels, Solis inverter, Lincolnshire.
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    • DCFC79
    • By DCFC79 18th Jun 17, 9:28 PM
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    • 18th Jun 17, 9:28 PM
    • #2
    • 18th Jun 17, 9:28 PM
    How does the iplayer sign in thing work as I have access to it by mobile, kindle, amazon fire stick and PC.
    All of these now need a sign in to iplayer except my 4 year old sony bluray player.
    Is this likely to remain as long as I don't update the software.
    Originally posted by ajbell
    Update the software on what ?

    The app you mean ?

    Its here to stay, its not a short term thing.
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    • ajbell
    • By ajbell 18th Jun 17, 9:34 PM
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    • 18th Jun 17, 9:34 PM
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    • 18th Jun 17, 9:34 PM
    So why don't I need to sign in on the Bluray player?.
    4kWp, South facing, 16 x phono solar panels, Solis inverter, Lincolnshire.
    • DCFC79
    • By DCFC79 18th Jun 17, 9:39 PM
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    • 18th Jun 17, 9:39 PM
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    • 18th Jun 17, 9:39 PM
    So why don't I need to sign in on the Bluray player?.
    Originally posted by ajbell
    I cant answer that question.

    According to BBC iplayer site you wont have to sign in every time you use the app, you stay logged in for 2 years.

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/help/latest-news/account-signin

    Maybe that explains it.
    Last edited by DCFC79; 18-06-2017 at 9:44 PM.
    Je Suis Charlie
    • brewerdave
    • By brewerdave 19th Jun 17, 8:55 AM
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    • 19th Jun 17, 8:55 AM
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    • 19th Jun 17, 8:55 AM
    I haven't had to sign in on any device yet??
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