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Can't get TV to recognize the digital signal from cable connectio

When I hook up the digital cable connection the TV does not recognize it. If I hook up the regular antenna it receives the local HD broadcast fine. I noticed that it has the station number and then shows " (air)" next to it. It seems like there is some kind of setting to change to recognize the digital cable input, but I can't find it -- any ideas on this? Do you think it even has the capacity to accept the cable input? Any help on this is really appreciated -- can't really afford another TV right now.

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  • mark_goodwin Jan 20, 2009

    Thanks Lone99star, but I still can't find how to change it. When I get to the TV menu, it shows either air on or off (shows rings attaching the air to the category). Can't find anything else. I'll keep trying. If anyone has any other suggestions, I'm willing to listen. Thank you.

  • mark_goodwin Jan 21, 2009

    Thanks Lone99star. If you can find anything it would be greatly appreciated. I already appreciate the help you've given.

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You will need to go to the Video Menu, change the tuning band option from Air to Cable, I do not have the manual so I cant give you the exact path to the option but if you search through the menus you should be able to find it.
Let me know if this helps and please rate this solution. Lone99star

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

  • Jason Morris Jan 20, 2009

    Hi Mark,


    I will downlosd the manual and we will get it right.
    I will get back with you ASAP.


    Lone99star

  • Jason Morris Jan 22, 2009

    I finally found the manual, I downloaded the manual for Protron PLTV-32C, not sure if that is the same as you have.
    This manual shows to have a TV Settings menu, if you have that menu Air to Cable can be changed from there.
    Let me know if I have the right manual, if not I can get another.


    Lone99star


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