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No picture in picture regardless of any way I wire the tv HELP

I inherited this great Samsung LNT3242H Television recently and I love it, but I can not seem to get the picture in picture feature to function at all.  It keeps giving the message "not available"  I have followed the directions to the best of my abilities and still not pip.  Can anybody help with this please.  Thank you in advance.

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Thank you for providing the exact brand and model number of your product.

What it is: PIP lets you watch a second program in a little window. More-elaborate versions can resize the window, move it around the screen, create still or multiple still images, or simply divide the screen into two same-size pictures, often called "picture-outside-picture" (POP).

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What it isn't: PIP has a dirty little secret, though: If you use an external tuner such as a cable box or a satellite receiver, you can watch only one program at once. If some of your channels are unscrambled, you can watch those on the second window, and you can usually watch other sources such as VHS or DVD on it, as well. But even with two-tuner PIP, a single cable/satellite box will prevent you from watching two live scrambled channels simultaneously unless the box itself has two-tuner PIP.


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