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Analog/Digital I am very confused on how digital and high definition work. I read somewhere they are two differnt things, then I read HD is a digital signal. I know you need an ATSC tuner to convert an analog signal to a digital signal. My HD television has an ATSC tuner and I would assume that means it will pick up analog signals and convert them to digital. I would also assume I would be able to receive stations that broadcast in high definition. Prior to purchasing my HD Television, I purchased a digital converter box. When hooked it up to my old analog television, I could receive stations that broadcast in high definition, (because HD is a digital signal). I'm wondering why I am not receiving those channels on my new television? I do receive those channels if I connect the converter box to my new T.V. but wouldn't think I would have to use the converter box if the T.V. has a an ATSC tuner and is high definitiion. I don't get it! Is my T.V. not working properly. Please explain. Thank you.

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  • Lilyswan Nov 05, 2008

    No, that's not it, I did change it to "air" like it said in the manual. Thank you.

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HDLCD2600 come set for cable. Make sure the tv is set for "tv" or "air" then run the auto channel memory or search feature of the set. If you have the manual it's under "memorizing channels". If your still have problems, call Sansui TV's customer service number 800 289 0980.

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