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Not receiving any digital channels on tv card.

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Artheas, 9 May 2006.

  1. Artheas

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 15 Mar 2006

    Posts: 2,124

    I've got a Leadtek Winfast DTV2000H Hybrid Digital & Anologue TV Tuner Card (http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatalog/Online_Catalogue_TV_Cards_169.html) and it doesnt seem to receive any digital channels, even though my area can receive them all.

    I've got a sky digibox at the monent which can receive most of them (except E4 unless i pay, and maybe 1 or 2 others) and all receiver lines go into the digibox, which has 1 coaxial exit line into the TV.
    I tried connecting that one line from the box to my card, and i could only receive all 5 analogue channels, and Sky News (digibox was tuned into sky news).
    Then i tried connecting the roof aerial directly to the card and could only receive the 5 analogue channels.

    Is there something that i've not done?
    Channel scanning is automatic and the configuration options arent huge so it seems unlikely i've missed something there.

    Ultimately, i need the channels such as ITV2, ITV3 etc which i can only get from either DTV, or satellite (same thing really?)
    If i wanted to get it via satellite, i'd need another decoder box, right?
    So DTV is probably the best way, but i cant get it to work :mad:

    Any ideas?
  2. Artheas

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 15 Mar 2006

    Posts: 2,124

    Nvm, problem sorted, i blame the manual lol

    my apologies
  3. ps3ud0


    Joined: 27 Sep 2004

    Posts: 27,601

    Location: Luton ;)

    Sorry for the thread resurrection - but how you finding the card Artheas and what did you do to fix it - looking to order one myself...


    ps3ud0 :cool: