Question about RCA DIRECTV Satellite Remote Control

1 Answer

Searching for satellite message

I have four Direct TV receivers in my home. Three of the televisions have no problems at all. But the one in my bedroom is steadily losing channels with the message that it is searching for the satellite. None of the other televisions have this problem. The comes and goes with the same message that it is searching for the satellite. Any suggestions on what it might be?

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • shknoff Aug 19, 2008

    The receiver in the office doesn't work,the screen STAYS BLACK,i HAVE DONE ALL THE TROUBLE SHOOTING AND NOTHING WORKS

  • ttle Sep 09, 2008

    I have four receivers,3 work ok, the fourth receives only local channels

  • Anonymous Dec 22, 2008

    searching for satellite on HD receiver

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 26 Answers

Ok here is what we woud do if we were to come yo your house on a service call. Fist look at your spitter that wire may have come loose or some dirt may have got in to the wire end and bocking your positive connection. 2) ook at all coax ends may have threads of the grounding shield touching the connector.3) your piece of coax to that reciever may be going bad. 4) your nb is going bad or even our reciever if it is your wire run a new line of rg6 coax, if its the ends replace all ends,lnb or reciever cal directv especiay if you have the insurance coverage on your equipment hope this helps anymore questions dont hesitate to ask.

PEASE RATE

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I am trying to connect my tv to the directv satellite dish, I am having a few problems. My question is does this tv need the cable connection from the satellite or do I just need to connect the satellite...


The dish is always connected to the receiver and then the receiver is connected to the TV. Then you have to call Direct TV to have the receiver authorized to receive programming. Or, call them in the beginning and let them do everything.

Jan 05, 2011 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

I think I'm getting an electrical current from my TV backtracking into my Direct TV receiver and blocking the satellite signal. I get a little bit of spark when I plug the cord from the TV into the...


Tries unplug,replug tv back like about an hour later.Letting tv reset itself back to factory setting.The tv should work now.Not,than the little static electricity spark,shorted out ur tv Tuner signal board.Causing is to have this problems.Tries websites like Shopjimmy.com,Ebay.com to buy a refurbish Tuner signal board for the replacement.

Nov 08, 2010 | Sharp AQUOS LC-42D85U 42 in. LCD TV

1 Answer

MENU PICTURE ON TV BUT NO CHANNELS


This is a problem with weak signal strength, You will need to find a better place to put your television so it can receive enough signal to operate correctly. If this does not solve the problem, you will need to check the satellite box for problems with receiving the signal from the satellite. You may need help from the satellite company to check the signal strength output and input levels to make sure its working properly. I hope this information helps you solve you problem with the loss of satellite signal in your television. Thank you for using FixYa and have a nice day!

Jun 18, 2009 | RCA DIRECTV Satellite Remote Control

1 Answer

I can't get past the ''searching for Sattellite'' display


Doublecheck your connections. The connection from the dish should be on "Satellite in", NOT "In from antenna." That is the most common mistake that is made.

Mar 19, 2009 | Directv D12-300/100 DTV Receiver

2 Answers

SATELLITE SIGNAL


This is a problem with the shielding on the television the other signals are interfering with the reception. Call the television maker and ask the for advise on how best to shield the television from the other signals. You could also try shielding the television with tin foil wrapped around the critical area of the television. This might work, but it better to talk to the television customer service they may have some filters that can block the noise causing your interference problems or go online and check their website for the frequently ask questions and see if a problem like yours has been answered. Hope this helps you with your problem.

Dec 20, 2008 | Insignia IS-PDVD10 Portable DVD Player

1 Answer

N2750W PROBLEMS WITH DIRECT TV


just press the "PIP" button on the remote it happened to me and i just thought that it looked familiar and i pressed it and it worked hope it helps :)

Nov 19, 2008 | ViewSonic N2750w 27 in. HD-Ready LCD...

1 Answer

Samsung LN37A550P3F shadow image


It seems new TV.

But that kind of problem is related LCD panel.
If you can replace LCD inverter first.
then not working need to replce LCD panel.

Jul 22, 2008 | Samsung HP-P3761 37 in. HD-Ready Plasma...

1 Answer

HDMI AUDIO NOT PASSING THROUGH?


OK try to connect all to tv and from tv connect the sound in digital to H/K receiver and you will have sound at the receiver no matter what.

Dec 27, 2007 | Sony QUALIA 005 46 in. LCD Television

1 Answer

Home theater reception


you need to unlpug your set and reconnect everything over and see what it does.if that does not work have a tech check your system.your sony recviever is the culprit let that be checked.good luck

Apr 05, 2007 | Sony KP-53XBR45 53" Rear Projection...

Not finding what you are looking for?
RCA DIRECTV Satellite Remote Control Logo

321 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top RCA Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

75311 Answers

jason

Level 3 Expert

905 Answers

matt martin
matt martin

Level 3 Expert

1216 Answers

Are you a RCA Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...