You have misplaced your Kathrein instruction manual?

Everybody has been in the situation that he would have needed the manual for a setting on the TV or the satellite receiver.
Especially nowadays the devices are often equipped with many technical refinements and details which are not always self-explanatory for the user. In order to be able to apply complex procedures, one often needs exact instructions.

If you want to make a certain setting on your Kathrein satellite receiver, the user guide is urgently required in such a case.

Since 1.4.2019, KATHREIN Digital Systems GmbH has been a new independent company that emerged from Kathrein SE. Kathrein is a leading producer of antenna technology, based in Rosenheim (Germany). For private use Kathrein produces satellite reception systems and receivers.

How do you download a Kathrein user guide?
The owner manuals for Kathrein products can be found by klicking "Support" and then "Download" on the website of Kathrein. Here you can click on different categories for download, e.g. firmware, data sheets and also operating instructions. For a direct search you can also enter the article name of the device. The available operating manuals are available for download in German and partly also in English. 

Please use the following link to get to the support on the Kathrein the website:


Kathrein User Manual Download Area


Ideas + Know How:

Problem: My Kathrein receiver UFD520 does not respond to the remote control.  I have pressed every button but no function at all. Who can help me solving this problem?
Solution: First of all please check the battery. Usually all Kathrein remote controls are providing two operating levels. Factory operating level is IR-Code 1. If you have accidentally changed the operating level you can put back by holding down the A/B Button and entering the code number 901.

Do you know any trick for your Kathrein unit that saved you a lot of time? Just let us know about it and share your knowledge with other users.

User Manual Information

A user manual shows you all important operating steps and the correct handling of the product.
All useful information published in a user manual should be easy to read so that you can understand all technical operating instructions.
Please follow the instructions in your user manual as well as the operating conditions and safety instructions to ensure that the product functions properly and remains usable for a long time.
Only use the manufacturer's operating instructions.