A list of notable changes of every EPG version.
First version, shipped with retail 2200s
2.1.19bOCTOBER 2 1998
First post-launch update, including minor improvements
Introduced initial support for Open.... and other Interactive services
2.6a.9JANUARY 29 2000
TV GUIDE LISTINGS changed to ALL CHANNELS
Sky logo font changed
2.7a.2*OCTOBER 1 2000
Last version, including minor improvements
Dark Blue EPG
Complete overhaul for the launch of Sky+.
3.1a.5/Sky+1.26.v2NOVEMBER 2002/EARLY 2003
Added month to EPG date
Introduced manual recording for Sky+
Added Messages to the Search and Scan banner.
Improved parental controls
Introduced four-digit radio channels
Light Blue EPG
Modified categories on front page of TV GUIDE
3.4.4b/Sky+ 4.00.oOCTOBER 2005 - EARLY 2006
Favourite channels now displayed on separate EPG section.
HD 3.10qMAY 2006
First post-launch update for SkyHD, introduced two-page EPG
Introduced Anytime TV for Sky+/SkyHD boxes
Moved HD channels section over to 2 to make way for Anytime (HD boxes only)
First version to support recording as of 2017
Changed 'A-Z' to 'Search A-Z' on the bottom of the EPG (Sky+(HD) only, 3.8.8 keeps 'A-Z')
This is the final EPG version released for Digiboxes and Plus boxes.
Changed 'USING YOUR SKY DIGIBOX' in Services to 'USING YOUR SKY BOX'
System Health Check is no longer PIN protected.
Changed 'Anytime TV' on the bottom of the EPG to simply 'Anytime' for Sky+