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Just bought a second hand Archos 700tv. Everything works fine, except that I can't get any reception on the tv at all. used both the supplied aerial and home mainone, still reads red in the signal strength readout. Is there something I need to set up else where on the system? The chap i bought it from assures me(!) everything worked fine! In the tv programs saved list it still shows all the channels that he could recieve. The only thing I've done since getting it is pdate the firm ware, can'tsee how this would effect it though!!??

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Hi Dorr

Did you buy your Archos from someone living in a different part of the country? If so, it is quite likely that you will have to retune your receiver to the local channels which may be on different frequencies in your area.

The Archos should have a scan function to look for active channels. I'm not sure how to access this but take a look in the manual, it should be an easy task.

The saved list you refer to, just shows the tags and does not mean that the signals is actually being received.

Hope this helps.............

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