Working... just seems weird that I get picture and sound on the 2nd tv, but just cant control it from the magic eye! A single strand of thin wire will do. I bought the cable from B&Q and it is 75 ohm low loss cable. this contact form
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Interesting question but there's no quick answer. This won't matter with most TV sets but with some it does. Go to RF Outlets, and turn on the power to RF2. 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
click the link http://www.satcure.com/tech/plugs.htm scroll to fitting a tv plug with picture and description to coopermanyorks View Public Profile Visit coopermanyorks's homepage! Will get back asap YEP done the above and the light comes on, so now??? The cable needs to be double screened to prevent noise leaking through as this can also cause problems with TV Links working. Tv Link Not Working With Sky Hd Box Some people wrap the braid back over the coax sheath and then put the clamp ring on, so in that case the braid will not make a reliable dc connection to
See a short movie of how to fit a plug correctly by clicking HERE. Sky Tv Link No Red Light Tip: When screwing the cap to the main body causing the clamp to tighten, make sure you have all the copper braiding pulled back as this must NOT touch the centre If your "SkyLink" doesn't work while connected to your TV set but does work when you disconnect it from your TV and just hold the connector close to the aerial socket, http://www.radioandtelly.co.uk/skytvlink.html When I had my Sky Set-top box installed I decide not to purchase the tvLINK.
A common problem is that people stick the "eye" to a plasma screen or large TV set and then report intermittent or no operation. Sky Tv Link Remote Not Working pkb View Public Profile Find More Posts by pkb 13-06-2007, 09:18 #8 sodafountain Forum Member Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: Wrexham Posts: 11,998 Plug the link box straight into 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 Find More Posts by ProDave 14-06-2007, 10:18 #21 pkb Forum Member Join Date: May 2005 Location: West London UK Posts: 345 Quote: Originally Posted by ProDave You have proved
Working... In addition, the down-lead from the TV aerial should be double-screened for at least the bottom two metres. Sky Link Not Working Red Light It is just a coax cable from rf2 out from digi box to the arieal in on 2nd tv as it states in the instructions. Tv Link Magic Eye No Red Light If you need to use a distribution amplifier then at least two factors must be considered. 1.
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. weblink Phone Socket Wires Phone surge protect Phono Leads DIY Plate-Twin-F Plugs-which? I can get picture and sound but just can't control the tv through the magic eye, ! followed the instruction that come with it basically, I am not sure what you mean by commection of the braid? Tv Link Eye Not Working Dstv
Therefore the problem HAS to be your cable. pkb View Public Profile Find More Posts by pkb 13-06-2007, 13:47 #10 sodafountain Forum Member Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: Wrexham Posts: 11,998 Quote: Originally Posted by pkb Thanks Amp Adder Amp Choice Analogue Switch-Off A18QR aerial Arcon Dish Atticbox Audio Adapter USB AV equipment BBC/ITV outside UK Bedroom sound Best aerial Bracket - T+K Brick Burst cover Cable Info. navigate here hopefully you will follow the instructions and picture from the link in post # 18 coopermanyorks View Public Profile Visit coopermanyorks's homepage!
That's how they keep their cost low. No Red Light On Magic Eye It does present a problem because extra depth is needed behind the wall plate to allow the cable to curve gently. Checked all the connections they seem fine too Anything else I have missed?
Press SELECT. I have seen a Global distribution amplifier & it appeared not to have a mains lead. Send this page address - CLICK HERE - to a friend ! "How to Install and Fault-Find your SkyLink Magic Eye". Sky Magic Eye Stopped Working tvtradedave 19,696 views 3:58 Sky Magic Eye Installation kit - Duration: 6:02.
If the LED does not light up when plugged directly on to the RF2 outlet you will need to follow the TV Link installation instructions, if when you are following the 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 I then had a TV link 4 way signal booster which was installed in the roof when they first installed two magic eyes, one in each of two bedrooms. his comment is here All but the very earliest units have a red LED in the adapter.
The RF2 socket at the back of a Sky+HD boxThe RF 2 socket is "powered", which makes the TV Link work. Contact Technical with your order number and ask for a free download of our Sky Magic Eye Guide. Reply Sandra 14 November 2015 at 3:09 pmCan anyone help how do you connect a second Magic eye. 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 don't have a soldering iron, try puting a bend in the inner core, so when it is pushed into the pin it is forced into contact with it (still This is the channel number you will have the tune the second television into . If not as am still on warranty with sky I guess I can call them up? Show more Loading...
Using the tvLINK, will I only be able to see the Sky digital channel on my other TV? Close Yes, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. If the answer is 'NO' however, there may be a piece of equipment in line that's stopping the DC getting back to the Digibox. CAMs etc.
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 - If you have problems, please move the "eye" well away from any equipment that might interfere. The male end goes into the TV, and the female socket accepts the aerial extension cable. Sky Magic Eyes.LED is NOT lit - I have installed my TV Link as per the How to install a Sky TV Link Magic Eye but it does not work.Firstly you
As above, check your connections. This problem also suggests that coaxial wall sockets should either not be used or should be of the fully-screened type.