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Easy guide to install GoTV external antenna 

Easy guide to install GoTV external antenna

Its no longer a new development that its possible to install gotv external antenna and it will sill show gotv channels .

Installing gotv external antenna requires decoder with other antenna like binotone. The out door antenna is now so simple as all you need is just f-connector (coaxial cable connector) which can be found easily in any electronic shop in Nigeria or any other place.

TV antenna installation guide (install gotv external antenna

To connect your binotone antenna to gotv decoder what you will need is only F-connector (coaxial cable connector) that do not cost more than packet of chocolate.

Cut the wire that link your tv to booster, now put the F-connector in a firm way to the wire. Note that the wire are of two types when you cut it.

how to connect gotv decoder to other antenna

how to connect gotv decoder to other antenna

Fix the the strong wire directly to the f-connector (f cable connector) and allow the scattered one to just touch the body of the f-connector [just like to install gotv external antenna] .

Now you need to join the wire to your gotv decoder or any other cable decoder if you don’t have gotv decoder. Remember that you should cut off only one side of the wire. You should not touch the direct antenna wire, just the one connecting your tv and the booster.

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how to connect gotv decoder to other antenna

how to connect gotv decoder to other antenna

In so many cases gotv users do complain that they don’t get quality gotv channels in their gotv decoder especially when they are using gotv indoor antenna.

This is as a result of network issues, sometimes it will make ur viewing to be blur or make your gotv channels even to shop showing up sometimes you will be forced to re activate your gotv “channels”. Now you will be asking how to activate gotv.

If you are living in remote places this will be what you will be experiencing from time to time if you are using gotv or any other cable tv. It is advisable to use outdoor antenna for your gotv in remote places and also in places with poor network coverage.

What so many people don’t know is that this is not as a result of your gotv decoder or your cable tv decoder having issues or malfunctioning.

To get rid of network issues when using your cable tv; first you should fix your decoder high, its advisable to use external antenna, second make sure that your gotv antenna is facing the right side[ask your local operators].

Lastly make sure that every thing about the cable decoder and antenna is tightly fixed.

If all the above mentioned is put in place then you will need to reset you’re your decoder. To reset your decoder or  install gotv external antenna, to reset your gotv decoder press the menu button, check the signal strength and quality, both must be greater than 64%.

Go to menu and tap on advanced option, click installation, tap on reset then you are good to go. I will advice that you should not use gotv indoor antenna rather go for gotv out door antenna.

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11 thoughts on “Easy guide to install GoTV external antenna ”

  1. razaq patix says:

    My gotv decoder is searching and didn’t get channels

    1. Frenzy37 says:

      Dear razag patix, switch it of and on it,, then change your antenna power setting to yes and research again

  2. Daniel says:

    must I use Gotv antennae..

    1. Frenzy37 says:

      Gotv is the most used TV network in Nigeria and some other African countries,,, what does this tell you

    2. Frenzy37 says:

      gotv its the most trusted tv service

  3. Stephen says:

    My gotv on new subscription yesterday searched but eventually showed zero signal strength. What must i do to to fix this problem?

    1. Frenzy says:

      Check the rf plug, If the rf plug pin is not long enough, use any Sharp object to tear out some coat and put it back.

  4. Ndubuaku Bernard says:

    My decoder is showing e48-32 error code and 0%signal strength for a day now what should I do pls

    1. Frenzy valentine says:

      Adjust your antenna and ensure it is placed where there is nothing obstructing it from the direction of the transmitter

  5. Naomikems says:

    I have readjusted the external antenna but still my go TV decoder shows 0% strenght, what could be the problem?

    1. Frenzy valentine says:

      Check your settings and see if its on antenna support

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