If you have a Multimeter you could test for 9V DC between the centre and earth connectors on RF2 at the back of the STB (but it sounds to not be No idea what's going on, and thanks very much for your advice Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Reply With Quote 14-04-12,07:52 PM #6 Scubbie Sky User Moderator Then carefully score round the outer sheathing (about 12mm from the end) using a sharp blade and remove to reveal the copper braiding. Forum Member Join Date: Jan 2003 Location: N Yorks Posts: 13,712 Any "magic eye" connected to an amplified splitter (with PSU) can take its power from that. http://helpforum.sky.com/t5/Archived-Discussions/Rf2-outlet-on-Sky-HD/td-p/244163
Something Amazon hopes you'll especially enjoy: FBA items are eligible for and for Amazon Prime just as if they were Amazon items. Find More Posts by coopermanyorks 19-02-2009, 19:10 #24 Technobudda Forum Member Join Date: Jun 2008 Posts: 74 In that case I would say it is FUBARed Technobudda View Sorry, we failed to record your vote.
Thank you for your feedback. You need to buy a coax connector elbow / 90 degree angled male coax connector elbow. From testing the one magic-eye you can confirm if the STB is fine and gradually introduce the other magic-eyes, leads and the amp. Changing Rf Output On Sky Hd Box Sky / Sky+ / Sky+HD old EPG On the remote control press: Services 4 0 1 Select (Note that the sky box will show no response when you press '0' and
You will now be highlighted on Setup.Using the right arrow button, highlight RF Outlets and press select. No Rf2 Output On Sky Box Picture showing a magic eye You will see a diagram below of how the magic eye fits into the cable from the sky box. However, the LED on the magic eye does not lit up on either TV set. go to this web-site Press [services] 401 [select] 4 (quickly) and make sure that power is ON in the menu.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Change Rf2 Output Sky+hd Reason: spelling error fossilbear View Public Profile Find More Posts by fossilbear 19-02-2009, 12:04 #14 coopermanyorks Forum Member Join Date: Jan 2003 Location: In Gods Own County Posts: brushedmoss View Public Profile Find More Posts by brushedmoss 05-02-2009, 17:13 #13 fossilbear Forum Member Join Date: Dec 2003 Posts: 202 Quote: Originally Posted by brushedmoss If you have Accessories store My Sky Review package Check my broadband My extras Sky Go Introduce a Friend Left Sky TV in the last 12 months?
I can not change the channel on the Sky+Hd box from any of the rooms using the magic eyes but the standard Sky box is working fine. Company number: 07675840 Registed office: AerialSat Limited, 60 Pilford Heath Road, Wimborne, BH21 2NB © CopyrightAerialSat Limited2016. How To Turn Rf2 On Sky Hd Box I've read somewhere on this forum about compatibilty problems with some magic eyes and the HD box. Sky Rf2 Not Working If the LED doesn't light, press [standby] and let the Hard Drive spin down.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. To reset this, switch the RF2 power off then on again. Published 22 days ago by Amazon Customer 5.0 out of 5 starsGreat find. By Omalanrf TOP 1000 REVIEWER on 1 Aug. 2016 Verified Purchase I was one of the people who were caught when I got sky back again after being without it for Sky Rf2 Channel Number
However I have not been able to get it to work with HD+ Box. Stay logged in Satellite & Digital TV Support forums Home Forums > Sky Digital BSkyB, Freesat & Saorsat support forum > Sky+ HD > Log in or Sign up Home Quick View Public Profile Visit Sam Radford.'s homepage! Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website Human Verification: In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the
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 Rf2 Sky Box Magic Eye Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... You will now be highlighted on Picture on the menu bar.Press 0, 1 then select to access the hidden Installer Setup options.
I,ve rang the Sky repair number and someone is coming tomorrow.Maybe they'll replace the box. 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 Look for a signal booster that supports a "Digital Bypass". Sky Hd Rf2 Power Not Working The only problem I have with it is the cost!
If it still doesn't work I would suspect the box. Helps overcome cheeky Sky...don't forget to enter the hidden installers menu on the sky box to turn on the RF output of the box! Both were out of stock, so I trawled the internet to find one, and this one was available on Amazon. Wait 2 minutes then restore power.
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 If this is all OK it may mean that the second TV has gone out of tune. Tried 3 magic eyes now.Although to be honest they are all made by Global Communcations. Was this review helpful to you?
and it needs advertisements in order to keep running. It would appear to me the RF2 outlet on my Sky Hd box isn't working. It also enables Infra Red control via the TV Link Sky Eye / Magic Eye type IR controllers that use the RF2 socket. 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
Comment 2 people found this helpful. Details Sold by Solitaire and Fulfilled by Amazon. Even the remote control works as expected.I wouldn't think twice about reccomending this product to those lost souls with a small Sky box! If you look at the back of the Sky box you will see an aerial connection with RF2 marked on it.
Comment 11 people found this helpful. After I received it, I read the simple instructions, plugged it in, re-tuned the second T.V and boom it worked a treat. Sky Magic Eye TV Links AerialSat Limited, a company registered in England and Wales. Also note that the maximum recommended cable length is 30 metres.Connection: Make sure the TV Link is plugged into the TV correctly.
my picture has gone a bit fuzzy and I fear i`ve gone of station.