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Programming Channels I bought a used Mitsubshi Model #WS-73905, and I can't get the channels to work past channel 14. I have satelite which allows me to have cable up to 124 channels. Can some1 PLEASE help me figure this one out.

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  • musbfee Feb 18, 2009

    Thanks so much it worked out fine. (Yeah, I know it's old, but what'll you do when you want something that bad)!

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Your TV is likely set for "AIR" tuning rather than "CABLE" mode. In this case channels above 13 don't tune correctly. The tuning mode is adjusted through the setup menu (it's been too long since I've seen one of these to remember exactly how the menu looks). Once you set the tuning mode for cable, all the available channels should come in properly.

But you've said you have satellite, so you should have a satellite receiver connected to your TV, and you'd be changing channels there rather than on the TV. Your TV would be staying on channel 3 or 4 (if using the satellite antenna output connection), or on the A/V input you have the satellite connected to (if using the direct A/V outputs). Am I missing something about your system?

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