[mythtv-users] Verizon Fios QIP7100 2 occasionally turns itself off, 6200ch always thinks it's on

Hika van den Hoven hikavdh at gmail.com
Thu Jun 23 14:07:27 UTC 2016


Hoi Joseph,

Thursday, June 23, 2016, 3:24:00 PM, you wrote:


>> Just cut the female ends of the molex splitter off, and solder or crimp
>> the red wire of the pigtail to a yellow wire (12v) on the splitter, and
>> the black wire of the pigtail to one of the black wires on the splitter.
>>  kinda like this: http://i.imgur.com/2NOiiJY.png.  You can add some lamp
>> cord or speaker wire in between if you need some length.
>>
>> If I remember correctly the HDPVR uses about 2A at 12V, so about 24
>> watts max... assuming you have a decent power supply in you myth server,
>> it should be able to power a couple of them safely.
>  
>  
> Hmm, I'm quite certain that the HD-PVR uses 5v (red) instead of 12v.
> Wiring in the above manner would certainly fry the unit, I'd think!




> Thank you.  I typed this without double checking... I thought it
> was my STBs that were 5V (I use both 5V and 12V in my setup)


>  FOR THE HDPVR USE THE RED WIRES (5V) ON THE MOLEX SPLITTER TO THE RED WIRES OF THE BARREL PLUGS.


> Or you can order these:
> http://www.moddiy.com/products/Molex-4%252dPin-to-Gridseed-Power-Plug-(2.1mm-DC-Barrel-Plug).html


Generally everything that connects through usb is 5V. Most hubs and
modems are 12V

Tot mails,
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