I have tried this but cannot seem to get it to work - will keep trying - how has the op got on ? If you do get a reading of 9 volts but the red bulb on the magic eye is not lit, change the magic eye. wozkegs View Public Profile Find More Posts by wozkegs 05-07-2008, 11:36 #15 niall campbell Forum Member Join Date: May 2006 Location: Aberfeldy Posts: 7,035 does it change channel if Publicado el 2 mar. 2012http://www.tvtrade.ie/sky-magic-eye-e... this contact form
This is shown by a little red or green light on the Magic Eye being on . Picture of a voltage multimeter trying to read voltage on RF 2 If you have 9 volts at RF2 on the Sky box, there must be a short or an Reason: not paying enough attention MoDingle View Public Profile Find More Posts by MoDingle 25-06-2008, 12:11 #8 MoDingle Forum Member Join Date: Jun 2005 Location: Dingwall, Nrth Scotland You should get a reading of 9 volts. http://helpforum.sky.com/t5/Remotes-accessories/my-sky-remote-will-not-work-using-the-magic-eye-even-though-the-picture-is-there/td-p/1494405
The cable needs to be double screened to prevent noise leaking through as this can also cause problems with TV Links working. You should find that when you go into the tuning menu on you second TV the auto tune should run through until it hits the sky channel and then stores it All the lights show where they should - still no joy. If you still can't get the Magic Eye to work once you have followind the below steps the Magic Eye may indeed be faulty, if this is the case you can
Let's start by looking to see if you have a Magic eye problem or a cable connection problem between the Sky box and the second TV. Picture of a sky magic eye So you now have the one end of the aerial cable fitted to the Sky Box downstairsand the other end fitted into the Magic Eye Go back to the same menu and turn the RF Output Power on again (save your settings).Is the power LED now lit?If not, plug the magic eye directly into the RF2 Magic Eye Not Working But Red Light On This causes an impedance mismatch, you can easily cure this by inserting a short piece of cable between the TV Link and the second TV.
Now feed the clamp part of the connector over the end of the cable until it rests on the outer sheathing ready to clamp down on the copper braiding. Sky Eye Not Working No Red Light Register for website Join the IET Products and services Member rewards Find out about the preferential rates and generous discounts available to IET members as part of our Member Rewards scheme. If it works at the main Sky box it could be there is something along the cable run to the second location that is stopping the DC signal from getting back Policy Key topics Key topics offer summaries of the IET’s positions on many of the most important policy topics.
Please watch the Video Below on how to turn on the 9 volts for a old type Sky + BoxOr Standard Sky Box Tune Second TV The next job to Tv Link Magic Eye No Red Light IET search : help : refresh Latest News: Private messages, your photo, profiles, email notifications latest topics : statistics Category Listing Name RSS Topics Last Post Newcomers If you wish to I firmly believe Sky has made an update and this somehow disables the 'Magic Eye' facility - probably to force customers to invest in additional boxes. On a second HD box I have ( on a separate distribution system also with some magic eyes) that works fine but when I swap the boxes over the one that
etc.venues St. http://www.aerialsat.com/customer/help-and-support/sky-tv-link-magic-eye/fault-finding-a-sky-tv-link-magic-eye.html Accessories store My Sky Review package Check my broadband My extras Sky Go Introduce a Friend Left Sky TV in the last 12 months? Sky Magic Eye Remote Not Working Give it a gentle tug to make sure it is fitted correctly. Magic Eye Stopped Working Pull the female coax plug out of RF2 on the Sky box and test for 9 volts on the RF2 socket.
I have tried several Magic Eyes, all with the same results. weblink This will help to confirm whether the problem is with the Sky box, the TVLink unit or the cable run.Other questions?Q. Report Abuse Post 12 of 373 115,586 Views Reply 0 Likes Mummyusher Boom Operator Posts: 14 Joined: 07-05-2014 Re: my sky remote will not work using the magic eye, even though So what might have caused the eye to decide not to work. Sky Magic Eye Setup
MaplinTV 15.685 visualizaciones 0:42 Convert your Sky Digibox into a Free To Air Satellite Receiver - Duración: 4:58. niall campbell View Public Profile Find More Posts by niall campbell 05-07-2008, 12:32 #16 wozkegs Forum Member Join Date: Jun 2005 Posts: 4 No, I have tried connecting directly The first thing to check is that the cable that runs between the sky box and the second TV has not come out of the back of the Sky box. navigate here How do I ensure that the main box is enabled to make the magic eye work - I remember having a problem like this before with my old digital box and
XXgameofs 6.692 visualizaciones 7:52 How to Connect & Install a Sky Magic Eye TV Link - Duración: 7:52. Sky Magic Eye Not Working Light On Paul's, London, UK Event videos on IET.tv Turing Lecture: The Internet Paradox Dr Robert M PepperVice President of Global Technology, Cisco Clerk Maxwell: Britain, Nuclear Energy and the Future Professor William The sky box signal will not tune in to the second TV with a digital tuner.
If you have purchased satellite grade coax cable for a new TV Link installation this will be double screened, if you are using coax cable that you already had you may Most Sky box,s are set on channel 68 as the RF output so you will find that the scan is at the end of the scan before the sky channel comes Online engineering communities Visit our community platform where you can connect with engineers from around the world. How To Setup Magic Eye On Sky Hd Box If it has or hasn't please get back to us and we can take it from there.
Thread Tools Search this Thread 23-06-2008, 09:33 #1 Flyboy777 Forum Member Join Date: Jun 2008 Posts: 8 Why has my magic eye stopped working? Before you can test the TV Link you need to block the remote pick-up sensor on the front of the Sky box, do this by placing a book or similar across You need to buy a coax connector elbow / 90 degree angled male coax connector elbow. http://vidivit.com/magic-eye/sky-hd-magic-eye-not-working.html From help in programming your remote to the features of our On Demand connectors.
There it says RF Outlet Power Supply ,this tells us if the 9 volts for the Magic Eye isswitched on or off On the picture above you can see its switched Should they be red ?Many thanks : ) Report Abuse Post 15 of 373 114,104 Views Reply 2 Likes « Previous 1 2 3 25 Next » « Back to There is a summary of how to do a correct reset on Sky's Help Centre Accessories pageLast resort: Try connecting the TVLink direct to the Sky RF2 socket on the back tvtradedave 455.766 visualizaciones 7:52 How to Install and Setup an IO Link - Duración: 4:53.
Inspire the next generation. TOPIC 2 If you have Sky pictures on your second TV But cannot change channel with the sky remote control, This means that your magic eye is not working. OK, now let's go down the road of going into the sky box menu and seeing if the RF2 9 volts is switched on. The tiny voltage which the Sky+box sends out seems to be getting through as the light on the magic eye is still on.
I've tried resetting, turning RF2 on and off etc with no luck Report Abuse Post 10 of 373 115,720 Views Reply 0 Likes Antc9876 Viewer Posts: 1 Joined: 01-01-2014 Re: my Inicia sesión para añadir este vídeo a una lista de reproducción. If i plug in a co-ax extension the light comes on, but RCH still doesn't work.