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Unable to detect some local DTV channels

I have the hauppauge wintv-hvr-1600, and have been through DTV channel selection setup, more than once. I get good reception on many over-the-air channels (I have only antenna), but the tuner seems able to detect only the first DTV channels in a "family". For example, our local PBS station broadcasts multiple channels, but tis tuner recognizes only the first one (i.e., "9.1") but not the others (9.2, 9.3, etc). These other channels work fine on our HDTV and another PC tuner (by ATI) using exactly the same coax connection. What's wrong?

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  • srp54 Sep 06, 2008

    I have been through the settings menu several times. There is nothing that seems to affect the outcome of the channel search/detection for the DTV channels, and no way to manually select the station.

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Chec kthe settings 

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