Electronics Specialist. With the signal weakened, and our strip of tin foil, we held down the "i" information button on the Sky remote and covered up parts of the front panel. I'll test it later tonight further away from the SKY+ box. The addition of a "forward" IR path means that IR can be sent 2 ways along the transmission cable, known as "two way IR". http://atomirc.net/sky-remote/sky-remote-tv-codes.html
Because if they are, it's only going to get worse. Please email us with a request and we will make it available online the next working day. Thanks again! The receiver do detect some signals from flourescent lamps but then desensitise themselves slightly and stop flickering.
Registered in England 112955. Good work, Thanks again, D2 Reply Phil says: 6 July 2013 at 8:23 pm Brilliant, thank you very much. Justin Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. No, create an account now.
Compatible device required. Sky+ HD Box with tin foil covering the IR sensor This seemed to prove to us where the pesky little IR sensor for our make and model was hiding. Again, ensuring that the switch is set to "IR". 4. Sky Hd Remote Find More Posts by Sam Radford. 16-03-2008, 20:47 #6 Evvy Forum Member Join Date: Sep 2004 Location: Mid-Sussex Posts: 22 Thanks for your replies guys - unfortunately, still no
Navigational TrailHelp & SupportFixSky TVWe've detected that you may be experiencing poor broadband performance.Fix thisNeed help? Sky Remote Not Working I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around. If you're reading this, we're guessing you're on the same quest as the original poster, and we hope this is of some help. They'll drag you down to their level and beat you with experience ~ Follow us on Twitter @skyuser Reply With Quote 05-01-10,01:45 AM #6 bannsider Sky User Member Exchange: Carrickfergus Broadband
The idea of dust and fluff, etc getting stuck in it makes sense - I think I'll take it apart and see if it needs a clean. How To Connect Sky Remote To Sky Box At the start of a troubleshooting process, never rule out anything as not a potential cause of the problem. Please check our HDanywhere IR wiring setup diagrams or have a look at our IR troubleshooting video Posted in General articles, Help with IR (infra-red) control | Tagged IR Help, Sky The control buttons on the Sky box are working, its just on the remote control.
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Using a Slingbox but remote was very intermittent, not good when you only get home occasionally. this contact form Thanks for the suggestions! Below, we've marked where the IR windows are on these devices for easy installation. What a nightmare. Sky Remote Control
neilball View Public Profile Find More Posts by neilball 17-03-2008, 12:58 #9 Sam Radford. Phone Sky or just buy one off ebay, or would I be better getting one from a 'respectable retailer' other than Sky? We are using an IR repeater and could not find the right place to put the transmitter. http://atomirc.net/sky-remote/tv-codes-for-sky-remote.html Currently is stuck to the facia covering the little red "remote" light that comes on when you use the remove.
This expert is wonderful. Sky Remote Argos 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? I know it is not the remote itself that is at fault as I have tried changing the batteries in the proper Sky+ remote, and also using a couple of '8-in-1'
Basically, a magic eye is designed so that you can change channel from another room, when using the RF2 output on the box to watch Sky. One Happy Customer Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Disconnect the Audio from the SKY box and see if it stops flickering. Sky Remote Volume Not Working Any ideas of possible problems?
I told them to forget it and thought I may as well buy a new box, however this 'magic eye' option that neilball suggests might be a good shout - will Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Display Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded Mode 6th June 2007,02:54 PM #1 scrump View Profile You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. http://atomirc.net/sky-remote/sky-remote-codes-sony.html Position the IR Receiver ( see ‘Pack Contents - 2.') with clear line-of-sight to the remote. 3.
I am so glad I found it I will definitely use the service again if needed. Here's a picture of our Amstrad Sky+ HD box showing the tin foil in place. Results 1 to 6 of 6 Thread: IR not working... Thanks, Report Abuse Post 2 of 2 1,342 Views 0 Likes Â« Back to Board Â« Previous Topic Next Topic Â» Top of the Page Explore Sky Sky Corporate Sky For
They will replace anything that is faulty, including the box. We have just installed a media unit in our living room with the sky box in a draw. If you have a different model of Sky box, and know where to find your sensor, please add the information as a comment below, to help the wider Sky community, and Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.0 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Ahh - Some trial-and-error. Each component of the installation should be ruled out one-by-one and only then eliminated from the troubleshooting process as the potential problem. Pack Contents 1.Â IR Transmitter 2.Â IR Receiver 3.Â IR Dongle (both labled RX) You can download this information by clicking here Posted in Help with IR (infra-red) control | Tagged IR Help, IR Plug the IR Transmitter (see ‘Pack Contents - 1.') into the stereo jack input on the dongle (labelled RX on the dongle). 5.
Thanks Expert: Shahid replied3 years ago. Thanks in advance for your help! With one way IR, the IR travels "backwards" from the TV location to the location of your source device or central matrix. Thanks Keith it seems to be working now, my fault as I stupidly thought that the red LED on the SKY+ box was the actually receiver (should have known!).
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