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Converter box worked fine and now wont get any signal

I hooked up my converter box and got perfect reception, I watched tv for a few hours and then went to bed. When I woke up the next day i couldnt get any signal. I've now replaced the box twice, and both of my antennas, and still no signal. Any ideas?

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Did you go through the complete setup by putting your TV on Channel 3 and letting it scan all of your channels or are you just hooking up the box and not doing this? Make sure the box is set to "blue" which is On and do the complete setup.

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