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Accessing External Inputs Settings

I don't understand how to access the Bravia's external inputs. Each number seems to be set to the cable box. I'd like to add my VR/DVD recorder, but the TV won't allow me. Where am I going wrong?

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  • Doug Rogers Feb 18, 2008

    Coldcut: I've been using the remote that came with the Sony Bravia. I press the HOME button, go to "External Inputs", but every number is assigned to the cable box itself. I'm still a bit baffled.

  • Doug Rogers Feb 19, 2008

    Coldcut: I did it! Thank you so much!!!

    yorog

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You have to use the remote control for the tv not the dvr.
the dvr control likely cannot control the tv inputs programming unless you can program the correct code. and most new lcd panels don't have the correct codes for existing remotes
access using ext on the tv remote.
you may have to go into the menu and tell the tv what the ext is set to ie.. a channel or a input.

Posted on Feb 18, 2008

  • Karl Whisenand
    Karl Whisenand Feb 18, 2008

    see page 37 , you have to select and label the input
    http://www.preseps.com/download.php?id=8...

    it is a pdf of the manual

  • Karl Whisenand
    Karl Whisenand Feb 19, 2008

    thanks I really didn't want to say read the manual "rtm" ya know.

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