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How do I correctly connect my power inserter? It has two inputs: signal to IRD and power to SWM. I have one cable coming in from outside and one cable that goes to the TV. Help please.

How do I correctly connect my power inserter? It has two inputs: 'signal to IRD' and 'power to SWM'. I have one cable coming in from outside and one cable that goes to the TV. Help please.

How do I correctly connect my power inserter? It has two inputs: 'signal to IRD' and 'power to SWM'. I have one cable coming in from outside and one cable that goes to the TV. Help please.

How do I correctly connect my power inserter? It has two inputs: signal to IRD and power to SWM. I have one cable coming in from outside and one cable that goes to the TV. Help please.

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Feb 19, 2014 4:09:46 PM
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Power to SWM goes to the dish. Signal to IRD goes to your receiver. You can damage things if hooked up backwards.

Power to SWM goes to the dish. Signal to IRD goes to your receiver. You can damage things if hooked up backwards.

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Feb 19, 2014 6:18:15 PM
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Do you have a SWM LNB?

Do you have a SWM LNB?

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Feb 19, 2014 6:37:38 PM
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i dont know what that is

i dont know what that is

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Feb 19, 2014 6:39:28 PM
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the tv works fine in the front room its only the second set in the kitchen that i have trouble with

the tv works fine in the front room its only the second set in the kitchen that i have trouble with

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Feb 19, 2014 6:39:40 PM
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well the power inserter is made to power a SWM LNB.  What type of dish/LNB do you have?

well the power inserter is made to power a SWM LNB.  What type of dish/LNB do you have?

*I am an AT&T employee and the postings on this site are my own and don’t necessarily represent AT&T’s position, strategies or opinions.

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Feb 19, 2014 6:47:32 PM
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Are you the OP?

Are you the OP?

*I am an AT&T employee and the postings on this site are my own and don’t necessarily represent AT&T’s position, strategies or opinions.

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Feb 19, 2014 9:24:07 PM
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buddly, are you the original poster?  If not, please start your own new thread with more details about your equipment and setup.

buddly, are you the original poster?  If not, please start your own new thread with more details about your equipment and setup.

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