How do I get two direct TV boxes to work off one satellite dish?by lorne321 on June 1, 2011
Q: i have two direct tv sat boxes. i also have one sat dish . i have run a coax line from the dish to a cheap coaxc splitter and the a line from the splitter to each sat receiver. here is my problem.
I can get only one tv to show a tv station at a time. as soon as i turn on the second sat and tv. i get a ‘ SEARCHING FOR SATALITE. ” i STILL HAVE A TV STATION ON THE FIRST TV iF i SHUT OFF THE TV WHICH IS SHOWING A TV STATION THE OTHER TV THAT WAS SHOWING “SEARCH FOR SAT ” now shows a tv station. what can i do to fix so both tvs show a tv station