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Topic # 225433 18-Nov-2017 16:18
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I used to be able to broadcast from my old sky decoder to another room via an RFcable but the new decoder does not have an RF output. Can I broadcast from the HDMI or AV outputs via the existing RF cable (which I am using for Freeview) with some sort of adaptor to the other room or will I have to run a new HDMI or AV cable which would be a nuisance.

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  Reply # 1903771 18-Nov-2017 17:02
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You can get a hdmi to dvb-t modulator which will allow you to distribute the HDMI over your existing RG6 (Coax) cable at a much higher quality than your existing modulator will be providing. However  these aren't cheap. If you're easily able to, I recommend just running an HDMI cable.




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  Reply # 1903772 18-Nov-2017 17:04
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Thank you

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1903793 18-Nov-2017 18:27
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If you were previously using the RF mod to feed another room,  When Sky replaced your decoder the should have given you another modulator.

 

They did when I got my decoder upgrade a months ago.

 

They would probably even send you one if you rang and asked.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1907963 26-Nov-2017 14:05
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You could run the Sky Video out via the RF cable but the snag is you would need another cable for Audio. I'm doing this to slave a small screen to the kitchen.




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  Reply # 1907997 26-Nov-2017 15:29
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Thanks for your reply. Sky actually came around and sorted it for me.


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