Question about Vizio L32 32 in. LCD HDTV
I used to use a setop box with my Vizio L37 and connect HDMI from the setop to the Vizio. That worked great. I am now trying to use just the DTV input which is Coax (labeled DTV - Digital ANT./Cable) and connect directly to the cable coming from the wall. When I do this I get "No Signal". I'm pretty sure I had scanned for channels at some point in the past and it worked fine. I try scanning via the (auto) option and it doesn't pick up any channels and it receives a scan error 50% through the scanning process. I do set the input to "DTV". I connected another hdtv up via its digital tv input and that tv receives channels/signals just fine from that same coax cable outlet.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Try plugging in a powered antenna.
The DTV coax input is for over-the-air HDTV transmissions which vary depending on your location and surrounding buildings. I have the LCT32HA36 hooked up to a powered antenna and it works fine, but it wouldn't work when I plugged in the cable from the wall.
Posted on Jan 27, 2008
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You have several options for connecting your DVD player to your GV42L FHDTV10A - HDMI,
Component, S-Video and Composite (AV) inputs. Based on your home theater configuration, you can
decide which option is the right one for you.
connected to the HDMI input of the VIZIO GV42L FHDTV10A for optimal results.
To maintain the display quality, use a VIZIO certified HDMI cable available up to 10 meters or less.
1. Turn off the power to the LCD HDTV and DVD player.
2. Connect a HDMI cable to the HDMI output of your DVD player and the other end to the HDMI
Input (white color area) at the rear of the LCD HDTV.
3. Turn on the power to the LCD HDTV and your DVD player.
4. Select HDMI using the INPUT button on the remote or side of the LCD HDTV, or directly by
pressing the HDMI button on the Remote Control.
a) If you are already using the HDMI 1 input for another component, or you do not want to use
the HDMI 1 input for the DVD player, you can connect the DVD player to the HDMI 2
b) Refer to your DVD player user manual for more information about the video output
requirements of the product.
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