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TV freezes when switching to a digital channel

The TV will lock up or freeze when switching to a digital channel. It wil only happen when using the channel up or down. Not when inputting the channel. Also it is not the same channel where the issue happens.
The remote or the buttons on the side of the TV will not respond. The only way to bring the tv back is to pull the power cord.
I have the new digital Comcast set box with HDMI port. When I change from Analog channel to HD and back again, the screen has no signal and freezes. I even cannot turn the power of the TV off from the TV remote. So, I have to unplug the TV and reboot again. then it's fine. but I do the same switching back and forth from regular channels to HD channels, it freezes again.

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The problem your describing can be contributed to your cable box. Depending on your cable company there are times when the box has trouble translating the signal to the tv. You tv is operating normally. Suggest to the cable company to switch your box.

Posted on Dec 07, 2008

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SOURCE: I connected my HDMI cable

You will need to used a red and white cable that will connect to the (audio out) on the comcast box and then to your (in audio) on your tv.

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