mercury tv card

By marshallfm50
Feb 16, 2006
  1. i have a mercury tv card which works well but have tried to install a freeview box inline and cannot get any picture although i still get the 5 terrestrial channels am i doing something wrong or has anyone got any ideas? Thanks
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Provided your freeview box has a scart socket. You need to buy a scart to three phono, or a scart adapter. Look HERE for examples of what I mean.

    Then you hook up the left, and right sound channels from the scart to your tv card, and the composite video signal. Then on your tv card menu, choose composite as your prefered signal.

    You should now be able to see all your freeview channels.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
  3. marshallfm50

    marshallfm50 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    reply to howard

    Thank you so very much for that info I will hook it up that way this morning and get back to you :wave:

    David Marshall
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