Hi, I have installed 2 10m 1.4v Hdmi cables in a wall that can now not be removed, 1 for Virgin media TiVo box and 1 for ps4. Both cables work as I have messed about with them and played on the ps4.
The issue I have is that if I turn off the ps4 and then back on I get no signal unless I plug in a short Hdmi cable and then switch back to the one in the wall and with the Virgin I get the menus but no TV picture.
Is there any products I can buy that will sort out my issue as changing the Hdmi cables isn't an option, although like I said I have had both cables working so I can't see them been the issue?
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The issue will be HDCP and the cable not being able to deal with it.
I got 2 long cables from amazon that work perfectly fine with my PS3, Xbox 360 and Blurry player but not with the TiVo and it's the HDCP that failed. I then purchased a slightly more expensive HDMI cable form PC world and that does work.
The Main problem is the TiVo is VARY STRICT with HDCP. Xbox 360 Does not use it and the PS3/Bluray only uses it for certain things but even then Not vary strict with it.
200Mb(SH2 SH2AC Hub 3.0), 2 X V6 TV XL, Phone M. 100Mb Business (Hitron Hub).