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RCA Colortrak Model # F20583MK Can not get channels above 69.

I want to set this TV to channel 73, so I can get my sat through it. It will only go to 69 then jumps to 92. I have done the auto programing but it will not go anove 69. Help.

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it sounds like the tv is already in cable mode, and that it is a older tv. some older tv's will only tune in so many channels. yours going up only to channel 69. if you have the remote for this tv, try punching in channel 73. if it doesn't tune in, then the tv will not recieve channel 73.
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SOURCE: Does tv go higher than channel 69

In 1998, UHF-69 was highest channel. you need that TV which has today's technology.

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SOURCE: settting tv to a higher channel for cable`

Most TVs have a choice of air or cable in the menu portion of the tv. press menu go to setup and from there you should see an option that says air/antenna or cable. You will have to either toggle to get the air selection or highlight it. Then you should be able to get to channels you need.

An easier solution may be to go to the Dish receiver that controls the image on the tv you can't get to 73. With tv and satellite on (make sure both green and blue lights are on) press on your Dish remote #1 with the green tab on the bottom the following sequence: MENU - 6-1-5. tHIS WILL TAKE YOU TO THE MODULATOR SET UP PAGE. Move the highlight from cancel to the mode section an highlight AIR and press select. Then move the highlight back to the right to DONE and press select. Press cancel three times or view live tv. then go to the other tv and put it on ch 60.
Hope this assists you.

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SOURCE: tv won't go pass channel 69 need it on 73 for my direct tv, have no idea what my grandpa pressed, help!

In the menu, make sure Input says Cable not Antenna

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