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ESA television does not have a method of switching to input 1 or 2 without using the remote.

I have an ESA tube television that I have recently connected to an RCA digital to analog converter box to get on-air channels via an antenna. The remote supplied with the RCA converter's ESA codes do not seem to work. (the model of the converter + remote is DTA800B1). I can't find a switch or button on the television that changes the input; the channel buttons on the front do not go to AV1 or AV2, just the basic channels. Is there a) some codes for this remote that I'm not aware of, or b) some panel on the television that I'm not aware of. For what it's worth, I've already tried the Funai, Samsung, and Sylvania codes on the remote. Thank you!

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    twaxie Mar 30, 2014

    The TV does have these inputs, and I have used them before. The remote that came with the TV could change to the different inputs. I'm just amazed that there's no way for the TV to switch to an input without the remote, and that the RCA remote doesn't work. I think these were the RCA converters that the US government gave out vouchers for during the analog to digital switch.



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