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HDMI Malfunction My Hitachi 42HDT51 42 in AV box has an HDMI input 1. When I connect my Motorola set top box to this input via HDMI cable, nothing happens. When I connect to HDMI input 2, it works fine. What's wrong with input 1?

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  • Chief A Mar 03, 2008

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    I've checked my manual and the setup menu for my Hitachi 42HDT51 and I do not find anything pertaining to activating this HDMI input.

  • jkosmachuk Nov 18, 2008

    Hello, Chief A, did you ever resolve your issue Re: HDMI not working on Input 1? I have the same problem but on Input 2.

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    I have cable box connected to a 42" insignia tv when I turn off the tv with the system off function both the box and tv turn off but i still get a message on the screen as the tv is in standby mode that input can't be found or something like that

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You may have to activate that imput through your menu.Alot of plasmas have the ability to mute imputs.

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HOW DO I PLAY A DVD USING Hitachi Flat Panel Television 32HDL51 (ITS CONNECTED THROUGH HDMI CABLE)


Page 18 of the manual, you shouldn't need to do steps 2 or 3.

CONNECTING A COMPONENT SOURCE WITH HDMI or DVI CAPABILITY TO INPUT 1 or INPUT 2
1.Connect the HDMI or DVI to HDMI connection cable from the output of the HDTV set top box or DVD player to the HDMI input as shown on the AVC Center below.
2.With DVI output, connect the cable from the AUDIO OUT R of the HDTV set top box or DVD player to the INPUT (AUDIO/R) jack.
3.With DVI output, connect the cable from the AUDIO OUT L of the HDTV set top box or DVD player to the INPUT (AUDIO/L) jack.
4.Press the INPUTS button, then select INPUTS 1 or 2 to view the program from the HDTV set top box or DVD player. The VIDEO OSD label disappears automatically after approximately four seconds.
5.Select ANT A or B from the INPUTS menu to return to the previous channel.
NOTES:1. Completely insert the connection cord plugs when connecting to rear panel jacks. The picture and sound that is played back will be abnormal if the connection is loose.
2. The HDMI input on INPUT 1 or 2 contains the copy protection system called High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP). HDCP is a cryptographic system that encrypts video signals when using HDMI connections to prevent ******* copying of video contents.
3.HDMI is not a "NETWORK" technology. It establishes a one-way point-to-point connection for delivery of uncompressed video to a display.
4.The connected digital output device controls the HDMI interface so proper set-up of device user settings determines final video appearance.


http://tv.manualsonline.com/manuals/mfg/hitachi/lcd_television_lcd_display_monitor_32hdl51.html?p=18

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I have a hdmi rca tv, unhooked the digital cable box for awhile went to hook it back up and can't get any channels scanning picks up nothing what should I have the setting set to? Hdmi set to cable


If you have a cable box the channels are selected via the cable box remote and the TV is set to an HDMI video input. The specific input is identified where the HDMI cable connects from the box.

Use the video input remote to select the HDMI for the cable box.

Scanning is for identifing the over the air stations that use the coax input noted as antenna (ANT IN) on the back of the set.

Hope this helps?
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I have lost all my HDMI inputs for my Hitachi L42X01AU, i had my PS3 hooked up and it worked but now when i hook it up none of the HDMI inputs work


try unplugged all units involved---HDMI does not like being hooked or unhooked with units powered and or on.

Wait a while and make the connections and then power set, box, whatever is inline back---the units will try to reboot and that may cure the issue- it is worth trying

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Hi, Your set top box (PVR) is running on channel 3 or 4. Go to menu and sellect a source TV, DVD
Note: Do not connect more than 1 set of cables to tv or you may damage something.
TV > box connect RCA cable or HDMI not both.
Set top box > connect RCA or HDMI Not both.
audio devices > TV connect RCA or HDMI not both.
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Hi,
Your set top box should have secondary RCA outputs along with the HDMI. run another RCA standard yellow- red- white cable to the Onkyo's video 1 input. Use Monster cables for best performance..

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You need to assign the HDMI input(s) to the functions they represent, using the Front Panel Tuning/Preset control...

If you connect a video component to an HDMI input, you must assign that HDMI Input to an input selector in Setup.
For example, you could assign the “DVD” setting to “IN1”, and assign the
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Assigning the Digital Input
If there’s no sound, press the [DIGITAL INPUT] button repeatedly until sound is heard. The digital input is now properly assigned.
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Had the same problem.
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• Next, connect an HDMI cable from the DVD-VR375 (HDMI OUT) to the TV (HDMI IN). Set the TV to the proper source.
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