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? I have a digital-only TV set - Can I use a TV LinkTo use a feed from the Sky RF2 output, your TV will need an analogue tuner, not a digital Report Abuse Post 6 of 373 115,781 Views Reply 2 Likes Mark39 Oracle Posts: 30,120 Joined: 30-11-2010 Re: my sky remote will not work using the magic eye, even though the I have since bought 2 others and they to do not work. this contact form
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Report Abuse Post 6 of 373 115,780 Views Reply 2 Likes Mark39 Oracle Posts: 30,120 Joined: 30-11-2010 Re: my sky remote will not work using the magic eye, even though the bobcar View Public Profile Find More Posts by bobcar 25-06-2008, 16:04 #11 MoDingle Forum Member Join Date: Jun 2005 Location: Dingwall, Nrth Scotland Posts: 4,205 Quote: Originally Posted by All rights reserved. Thank you for all your help Does your old remote work sky+ downstairs now?Reply08 years, 8 months ago#11ReplyDoes your magic eye have a led light on it ?
I can see the picture fine but the remote will only work in the main room where the Sky box is. I've plugged one of the tvs diretcly into the RF2 socket and the same happens so it doesn't seem to be a problem with the magic eye or distribution but more If the answer is NO however, there could be a piece of equipment in the installation that's stopping the DC getting back to the Sky box, if you do have other Sky Magic Eye Not Working Light On I have tried this but cannot seem to get it to work - will keep trying - how has the op got on ?
One had came slightly loose and would transmit the TV images but would not give the Magic eye the 9v it needed.Reply08 years, 8 months ago#20Replytremearne;1698209 Hi I have tried to MoDingle View Public Profile Find More Posts by MoDingle 05-07-2008, 11:25 #12 wozkegs Forum Member Join Date: Jun 2005 Posts: 4 I have the same problem, working absolute fine, and they have all stopped working after a period of time and like yours they were fine one day and not the next. Get More Info XXgameofs 6,692 views 7:52 Problems, Troubleshooting and Solutions to IO Link Issues - Duration: 3:58.
Cheers Flyboy777 View Public Profile Find More Posts by Flyboy777 23-06-2008, 13:13 #4 Nigel Goodwin Forum Member Join Date: Apr 2006 Location: North Derbyshire Posts: 41,649 Quote: Originally Tv Link Magic Eye No Red Light Can't wait! ???????? The RF2 socket is on the box.I have just checked the lights on the magic eye and it seems the lights are not on ? Picture showing a sky channel with a logo To tune your second TV you will have to go into the tuning menu of the TV.
We hope you like it!Forum Team Contact us Live Stats 4,146Posts Today 9,295Users online Popular on MSE 1:Top savings accounts, up to 5% interest 2:Bank accounts - get up Fit the tvLINK to the end of the cable but do NOT connect it to the second TV, does it now work like this? Sky Magic Eye Setup 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 Sky Eye Not Working No Red Light 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
Should they be red ?Many thanks : ) Report Abuse Post 15 of 373 114,127 Views Reply 2 Likes « Previous 1 2 3 25 Next » « Back to weblink That remote for some reason is now turning the sky hd box over . Page 1 sco0ter 2,320Posts 898Thanks sco0ter By sco0ter 23rd Nov 06, 12:34 AM 2,320 Posts 898 Thanks sco0ter View public profile Send private message Find more posts View all thanked posts We're a journalistic website and aim to provide the best MoneySaving guides, tips, tools and techniques, but can't guarantee to be perfect, so do note you use the information at your Magic Eye Not Working But Red Light On
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If this is all OK it may mean that the second TV has gone out of tune. How To Setup Magic Eye On Sky Hd Box The male end goes into the TV, and the female socket accepts the aerial extension cable. I know you posted this a long time ago but this will be helpful to others.
I have seen lots of posts on digital spy from people with the same problem, it appears that there was probably some kind of upgrade done to our sky boxes that From help in programming your remote to the features of our On Demand connectors. We hope you enjoy using it to save lots of money. Sky Magic Eye Not Working 2015 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.
Plus you'll get all the new guides, deals and loopholes. Report Abuse Post 7 of 373 115,778 Views Reply 1 Like Harpazo7 New Viewer Posts: 1 Joined: 04-12-2013 Re: my sky remote will not work using the magic eye, even though Now put the main body of the connector on. his comment is here Thank you for all your helpReply08 years, 8 months ago#9ReplyI have tried turning on the 9V supply in the menu.
So, change the cable between the Sky box and the second TV. tvtradedave 158,999 views 2:18 One-For-All SV1730 Wireless TV Sender - Duration: 3:07. The only thing that I can conclude is that the sm's fail and that stopps it working. I will try switching it off and then on again ThanksReply08 years, 8 months ago#5ReplyHave you still got the old remote?
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 I think I will have to get a new remote for the bedroom. Published on Mar 2, 2012http://www.tvtrade.ie/sky-magic-eye-e... If i plug in a co-ax extension the light comes on, but RCH still doesn't work.
Thanks mike Reply Sav 19 May 2015 at 1:44 pmI had the same problem. My magic eye on my bedroom tv has stopped working. Login Login with Facebook Forgotten Your Password? Do not use any cables or connectors for this test, simply plug the female end of the Link on to the RF2 output.
Some on the button presses will appear to do nothing. Once you have checked the cable and connectors, plug the cable back on to the RF2 outlet and take the tvLINK to the end of the cable. I need something to watch when the hubby is on nights!!Reply08 years, 8 months ago#15ReplyI'm sure that I have checked the 9V on but I can't remember now where it is tvtradedave 96,970 views 4:53 How to Connect & Install a Sky Magic Eye TV Link - Duration: 7:52.
Someone mentioned this to me a few weeks ago. I am going to take it up with sky and see what they say now. Is it likely to be the eye that's faulty or could it be somehting else? tvtradedave 77,813 views 1:53 How to Access the Secret Installer Menu on Sky+ Box - Duration: 2:18.
The time now is 7:49 PM. You should get a reading of 9 volts. Carefully cover up all of the front panel of your Sky box and then try the remote.