Solved! Thread Tools Search this Thread 27-04-2008, 21:49 #1 mfreshmfresh Forum Member Join Date: Oct 2004 Posts: 12 Magic Eye - light is on but nobody home I have a The problem is that even though the new one's light lights up, I still can't change channels. If the magic eye is plugged into the RF2 socket (not the RF1 socket) and doesn't light, then either there's a poor connection between the RF2 socket and the magic eye, this contact form
Should they be red ?Many thanks : ) Report Abuse Post 15 of 373 114,117 Views Reply 2 Likes « Previous 1 2 3 25 Next » « Back to MessagesLoading MessagesView All MessagesActivitiesLoading ActivitiesNotify me when...×New threads are posted by members I followA new member follows my activityA deal I post is voted hot by the communityMembers vote on my I have since bought 2 others and they to do not work. Here's some help and advice on how to use oneWhat is a Sky TV Link?Sometimes known as a "Sky Magic Eye", these can be used to change channels on your Sky,
There are three types of Sky box. If the answer is YES but not when the TV Link is connected to the second TV you will need to install a short piece of coax between the TV Link Ad-blocking software has been detected! :'( This website is run by the community, for the community...
if so is it on if its not on then will be the eyeReply08 years, 8 months ago#12ReplyMagic eye....in the bedroom.....oooo errrr missus.Reply08 years, 8 months ago#13ReplyI think that maybe it 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 Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? How To Setup Magic Eye On Sky Hd Box The only other problem we have come across that can cause a TV Link to not work at the second location is the second TV running open circuit.
Thanks mike Reply Sav 19 May 2015 at 1:44 pmI had the same problem. Sky Magic Eye Setup 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 Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. https://www.avforums.com/threads/magic-eye-no-red-light.1409670/ 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
Here we cover fault finding for two different scenarios, one when the LED is lit, and one when the LED is not lit.
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 Sky Magic Eye Not Working No Red Light I have tested them on a friends SKY+ and they work fine so it is not a problem with the eyes. Sky Eye Not Working No Red Light Published on Mar 2, 2012http://www.tvtrade.ie/sky-magic-eye-e...
But as I mentioned, the picture quality upstairs is fine, so the cable connection seems to be OK (although it clearly isn't) The only thing I can think of is to weblink You need to enable the power to the 9v RF. Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... Sky Magic Eye TV Links AerialSat Limited, a company registered in England and Wales. Tv Link Magic Eye No Red Light
If that doesn't work, switch OFF the RF Power in the Service menu ( Services, 0, 0, 1, Select ), save the settings, and exit the menu. are you using a cheapo half plastic half metal connector ? Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... http://vidivit.com/magic-eye/sky-magic-eye-red-light-not-working.html Anyway I am goint to try plugging the magic eye in directly later and will post reply.Reply08 years, 8 months ago#22ReplyPress services then press 4 then press 0 then press 1
If the red light is not lit it could be missing the 9 volts that comes from the Sky box to work the magic eye. Sky Magic Eye Not Working 2015 Help & Support My Account Basket Home Dishes/LNBs/Aerials Aerials (All) Aerial Masthead Amplifiers Aerial Combiners & Joint Boxes Diplexers & Triplexers Satellite Dishes LNBs Feedhorns/LNB Holders LNB Switches 4G Filters Mounting The RF thing's that plug into the TV/Sky box.
Report Abuse Post 2 of 373 115,885 Views Reply 0 Likes Pirate182 Runner Posts: 1 Joined: 01-12-2013 Re: my sky remote will not work using the magic eye, even though the Home Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Groups Albums Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts Articles What's New? Working... Sky Magic Eye Not Working 2016 CheersReply08 years, 4 months ago#24ReplyI have the same problem, my magic eye just stopped working a couple of weeks ago.
You should get a reading of 9 volts. Ask in our satellite TV forumOn our other pages:Get Sky in another Room - Details of how to watch Sky around your homeSky FAQ - Your Sky questions answeredSubscription-free TV - I'm sure I found it once before I pressed services, the 4 and where to I go from here please. his comment is here I thought I was going mad not being able to find it.
I will post a comment when I've checkedReply08 years, 8 months ago#18ReplyHi I have tried to check the RF Outlet and I press Services the 4, but I don't have 0 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 Can anyone remind me where to look pleaseReply08 years, 8 months ago#16ReplyPress services then press 4 then 0 then 1 then select then press 4 (RF Outlets) then make sure RF Picture showing a magic eye You will see a diagram below of how the magic eye fits into the cable from the sky box.
Picture of the set up of a sky magic eye The next thing to look for is to see if the red bulb on the magic eye is lit . Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Reply With Quote 30-12-10,02:45 AM #4 bryan Sky User Member Exchange: Leith Broadband ISP: PlusNet Fibre Unlimited Router: Technicolor TG582n Fibre Router Report Abuse Post 14 of 373 114,126 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 Up next How to Access the Secret Installer Menu on Sky HD Box - Duration: 2:45.
Point a Sky remote at the receiver, and it sends a signal down the aerial wire back to a Sky box and changes the channel.Where do I get a Sky TV 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. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. I shall get a metal one and see if that solves the problem.
I can see the picture fine but the remote will only work in the main room where the Sky box is. Report Abuse Post 4 of 373 115,819 Views Reply 8 Likes LiamC88 Staff Posts: 1,905 Joined: 02-09-2013 Re: my sky remote will not work using the magic eye, even though the To see if the 9 volts is getting to the magic eye you will need a small multimeter like the one shown below. I think I will have to get a new remote for the bedroom.