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Missed channels I live in the Kansas City, Mo. area. When I first got the converter it picked up all available channels. As time went on, more channels became available, so I re-scanned the channels. The box scanned to 58%, and wouldn't continue. I was told to remove the antenna in cable, then re-connect it. The box resumed scanning, but when it finished, it skipped over KSHB 41.1& KSHB 41.2. I re-scanned several times, to no avail. I would like to be able to watch these channels. HOW?

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