The cable needs to be double screened to prevent noise leaking through as this can also cause problems with TV Links working. Does the remote work ok when pointed directly at the Sky box? Tell us what you've tried so far. Some on the button presses will appear to do nothing. this contact form
Report Abuse Post 14 of 373 114,125 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 Please disable your ad-block. Working... Sign up and discover more Shop TV TV bundles Channels & shows Features & equipment Installation & set-up Switch to Sky TV Broadband & Talk Compare broadband Broadband speeds Compare Talk 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
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 there was a single strand of wire from the outer cable touching the the inner cable in the plug at the rf2 out at the back of the box pulled it Sign in to make your opinion count.
Firstly, go to the TV with the sky box on it and put a sky channel on with a sky logo on it so you know what you are looking for Fan this out and fold back so it lays flat against the cable toward the cap you put on earlier. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Sky Magic Eye Not Working Light On The RF2 socket at the back of a Sky+HD boxThe RF 2 socket is "powered", which makes the TV Link work.
Change the magic eye and this should solve your problem. Sky Eye Not Working No Red Light Give it a gentle tug to make sure it is fitted correctly. It's off by default.Reply08 years, 8 months ago#21ReplyHi Many thanks for your help. https://www.avforums.com/threads/sky-remote-control-magic-eye-not-working.1394964/ Get it round the wrong way and it won't workPower: You must ensure that the RF2 socket has the power turned on to it.
No, create an account now. How To Setup Magic Eye On Sky Hd Box tvtradedave 209,042 views 6:02 Sky Magic Eye Installation, Problems & Solutions - Duration: 7:12. FacebookTwitterRSS Search for: HomeDigital TVSatellite TVFreeview HelpInternet TVUK RadioNewsForum Sky TV Link - Help and AdviceWith a Sky TV Link, also known as a Magic Eye, you can change your Cut away the centre dielectric (white plastic or foam) so it stands proud of the outer sheathing by 2mm, this will then reveal 10mm of the centre copper core.
skeggyhornet, Feb 5, 2010 #4 skeggyhornet Member Joined: Sep 18, 2009 Messages: 13 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 0 My Satellite Setup: sky hd My Location: lincolnshire ...SORTED .........
ThioJoe 14,759,767 views 9:25 Convert your Sky Digibox into a Free To Air Satellite Receiver - Duration: 4:58. Sky Magic Eye Setup Registered in England 112955. Magic Eye Not Working But Red Light On I shall get a metal one and see if that solves the problem.
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View solution in original post Report Abuse Post 228 of 373 31,529 Views Reply 0 Likes All Replies Mark39 Oracle Posts: 30,118 Joined: 30-11-2010 Re my sky remote will not work Remote only works with the sky box downstairs now. Many digital-ready TV sets also have an analogue tuner as well. http://vidivit.com/magic-eye/sky-magic-eye-red-light-not-working.html Plug everything together again and then go into RF power and turn that off, save settings and then on again and save settings.
All rights reserved. Sky Magic Eye Not Working On New Tv Begin by sliding the cap over the end of the cable. I can see Mark39 has been helping you both which is great to see, could you please let me know if the steps Mark39 has given you both has helped?
This will help to confirm whether the problem is with the Sky box, the TVLink unit or the cable run.Other questions?Q. The centre copper core will go in to a small hole on the main body, the clamp will sit in the cup of the body and the cap is then slid Style Default Full Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. Sky Magic Eye Not Working 2016 It must just be a dodgy connection between the eye and the tv connection.
Up next How to Access the Secret Installer Menu on Sky HD Box - Duration: 2:45. If you can, try bypassing your booster to see if the problem goes away - this will help to confirm whether the problem is with your booster or not.Reboot your Sky Share This Page Tweet Log in with Facebook Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? his comment is here If it has or hasn't please get back to us and we can take it from there.
The sky box signal will not tune in to the second TV with a digital tuner. If you do NOT get a reading of 9 volts you need to test the other end of the cable at the Sky box. tvtradedave 902,510 views 4:58 Loading more suggestions... CheersReply08 years, 4 months ago#24ReplyI have the same problem, my magic eye just stopped working a couple of weeks ago.
I do not get a red light on the magic eye itself From your later post, I'm assuming the 'magic eye box' you refer to above is actually the Triax IO My Location: Blackburn, Lancashire skeggyhornet said: ...SORTED ......... Is that right? Firstly you need to connect the TV Link directly to the back of your Sky, Sky+ or Sky+HD box, do not use any connectors or cables, just the female end of
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 I am going to take it up with sky and see what they say now. everything lse is working as it should though Reply Mike 2 December 2014 at 7:26 pmHi I have a new sky+HD Box and I'd like to connect my tv link/magic eye skeggyhornet, Feb 7, 2010 #5 Topper Amo Amas Amant Admin Staff Member Joined: Nov 18, 2004 Messages: 19,646 Likes Received: 2,395 Trophy Points: 113 My Satellite Setup: IDD CI24 ECONO MM
Please make sure you have the TV set on the analogue tuner as using the analogue tuner is the only way you will tune in the signal from the Sky box. Big Brother Big Brother Appreciation Big Brother International The X Factor The X Factor Appreciation