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Not picking up Digital signal from box but can receive it analog

I have a converter box and a brand new antenna that is digital ready and is placed in our attic. Our tv is not very old. I can pick up stations on the tv through the antenna but when I turn on the convertor box I am not able to pick up those stations. We live near a radio tower. Could this be hindering the reception? We have tried moving the antenna but no luck.

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So many factors could be affecting your reception. Keep in mind that the digital signal is all or nothing, either you have a signal or you don't, with the regular signal you can pull in weak signals but you can't with digital. Your converter box when turned on will probably not pick up the standard signal. The distance from the digital signal and the direction the antenna is facing also will affect your signal.
Ok with that said you will have to clear the path between the broadcast signal and your antenna, I know this will be a chore but take your antanna out of the attic and put it outside as a test only, this dosnt mean you cant have it in the attic it will just be a signal test.
Once the antenna is moved, from the menu scan for channels and see what you get. Let me know and I can help further.
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Then ensure correct country is selected.

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