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Can't recieve signal on dvr over cable channel 100 on dvr

I have a sony dvr and can receive all digital (over 100) and HD channels on my tv but not on my dvr -on dvr only have signal and can copy stations under 100 - have time warner cable - using a splitter to send signal to cable box and tv and to dvr to tv - tried to get signal on out cable from cable box to tv but no signal - any ideas how to get digital stations over 100 and HD TV on dvr? Thanks

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