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I HAD TV ON. EVERYTHING WAS FINE. ALL OF A SUDDEN, IT BECAME SNOWY. LIKE THE CABLE WAS OUT. SO, I TRIED UNHOOKING DIGITAL CABLE BOX. AND HOOKING CABLE STRAIGHT TO THE TV. STILL, IT WOULD NOT GO ANY HIGHER THAN CHANNEL 13.

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  • LYNN GREENE Dec 07, 2008

    THANKS FOR ALL OF YOUR INPUT, ON A SOLUTION.

    I TRIED SEVERAL TIMES. BUT, STILL NOT ABLE TO GO ABOVE CHANNEL 13.

    I GOT TO LOOKING AROUND. AND I FOUND A RESET BUTTON. I HAD TO PRESS IT, 3 TIMES.

    THIRD TIME WAS A CHARM. IT START SCANNING ALL CHANNELS.

    THANKS, AGAIN

    LYNN

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