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Won't work as a TV--only plays dvds

I have tried hooking it up directly to the cable and plugging it into the wall but it just shows a blue screen with the msg. "No signal found". Is there some cable I need to buy?

--Jennifer

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  • jensams Sep 11, 2008

    I think I tried that--where it tries to find TV stations? It didn't find any. --Jen

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Your solution will come from your settings menue, you have to be in the correct tv setting.
If you are running dish your input will have to be the correct input device, under the device settings.
If you go into your system settings and do a little searching you should be able to switch between devices and get your cable to come up.

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Have you tired option Auto-Search or Tuning in Menu?

Posted on Sep 11, 2008

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    Shahid Electronics Sep 11, 2008

    sorry, spell mistake..Have you tried ....

  • Shahid Electronics
    Shahid Electronics Sep 11, 2008

    Is this new tv or you are using it already?

    Please check cable signal and confirm it by attaching with another tv. If yes, Go to subject Tv menu and perform Auto-Search, still no station problem means Tv has bad Tuner and will be replaced.

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