Sign in to make your opinion count. Let's start by looking to see if you have a Magic eye problem or a cable connection problem between the Sky box and the second TV. Is there anyway a software update may have affected magic eye operating ? How do I ensure that the main box is enabled to make the magic eye work - I remember having a problem like this before with my old digital box and
Ruben Dexley 2,292 views 6:02 Magic eye not working - Duration: 0:46. I firmly believe Sky has made an update and this somehow disables the 'Magic Eye' facility - probably to force customers to invest in additional boxes. niall campbell View Public Profile Find More Posts by niall campbell 05-07-2008, 12:32 #16 wozkegs Forum Member Join Date: Jun 2005 Posts: 4 No, I have tried connecting directly My magic eye still doesn't work so I think that maybe when the engineer came to install the sky+ he damaged the wire as the pulled it quite hard to try
The cable needs to be double screened to prevent noise leaking through as this can also cause problems with TV Links working. I have tried several Magic Eyes, all with the same results. my picture has gone a bit fuzzy and I fear i`ve gone of station. Magic Eye Not Working But Red Light On From a personal point of view, I have had serveral Magic eyes.
If you have a Sky picture on the second TV but cannot change Sky channels with the Sky remote control on the second TV then you may have a magic eye Sky Eye Not Working No Red Light All rights reserved. Can anyone help ?ReplyPost an Answer You don't need an account to leave a response. Get More Info If it works at the main Sky box it could be there is something along the cable run to the second location that is stopping the DC signal from getting back
Pull the female coax plug out of RF2 on the Sky box and test for 9 volts on the RF2 socket. Sky Magic Eye Not Working Light On DS Forums RegisterFAQToday's PostsSearchRules My DS Account No account yet? S70JPS Original Poster 491 posts 131 months [report] [news]Sunday 6th July 2014 I hope this helps others. The RF2 socket at the back of a Sky+HD boxThe RF 2 socket is "powered", which makes the TV Link work.
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 http://www.radioandtelly.co.uk/skytvlink.html Now tryusingyou Sky remote control on the magic eye and you should find that it will change channels on the sky box from the second television set. Sky Remote Wont Work With Magic Eye The first is the channel number at witch the sky box is putting out its RF signal . Magic Eye Stopped Working I have also rebooted box.
Now feed the clamp part of the connector over the end of the cable until it rests on the outer sheathing ready to clamp down on the copper braiding. 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 Sign in to report inappropriate content. So, change the cable between the Sky box and the second TV. Sky Magic Eye Setup
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 ? 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 can still receive a picture by going downstairs and changing the channel, but my remote won't change the channel nor will the new remote if I take that upstairs. From something which did work, then suddenly doesn't and all the components are sound, points (in my view) to possible software tweak.
If you do NOT get a reading of 9 volts you need to test the other end of the cable at the Sky box. Tv Link Magic Eye No Red Light 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. If this is all OK it may mean that the second TV has gone out of tune.
ThioJoe 14,759,767 views 9:25 Convert your Sky Digibox into a Free To Air Satellite Receiver - Duration: 4:58. I have tried this but cannot seem to get it to work - will keep trying - how has the op got on ? First thing to do with a magic eye, is make sure ALL contacts are correctly made, either crimped or soldered, and not just pushed in place. How To Setup Magic Eye On Sky Hd Box Then pull the braiding back over the cable You then cut the plastic around the center core back about 1/2 inch When you have completed this the cable should look like
Company number - 9729292. One hd and one sky + . 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 Loading...
Many digital-ready TV sets also have an analogue tuner as well. Alan. Loading... Hope someone can come up with an answer !!
I still can't find the RF on/off. If you install you Magic Eye and the red or green light is ON on the magic eye then you do not have to read the next part of this web This is the channel number you will have the tune the second television into . Easy test to do before messing around with the wires.
Any help appeciated ReplyLeave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Sky Magic Eye TV Links AerialSat Limited, a company registered in England and Wales.