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Channel selection after I do channel auto-scan some channels show up that do not come in clearly.I can not seem to remove them from my list.

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You may have to manually create your list. first make a list on paper of the channels that you want and proceed from there. somewhere in the menu there should be a place to do this. be patient, take notes about what you are trying and good luck.

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HOW DO I AUTO SCAN CHANNELS ON VIEWSONIC VY2430


Do you mean the VT2430? Viewsonic doesn't list a VY2430.

For my Viewsonic TV, first make sure that your input is TV. (Press the Input button on the remote (upper left) or the TV (furthest right). Use the arrow keys or multiple presses of Input to change the current input.) Next press Menu. Use the up/down arrows to navigate to the TV menu (the icon looks like a TV). Press Enter. Set the type of incoming TV signal (Cable or Air or let the tv figure it out with Auto). Then go down to the line labeled AutoScan and press Enter. You may be prompted to begin the scan or to select the type of channels to scan. Press Enter again after making the selection.

Viewsonic has the manual for the VT2430 available on their site: http://www.viewsonic.com/products/vt2430.htm#tabbox_downloads . The direct link is http://www.viewsonic.com/assets/041/11502.pdf .

I hope this helps.

Cindy Wells

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I have a Philips TV, model HD2717 C101. All channels do not display--Why? It skips quite a few channels on scan, the only to get them is to actually select the channel individually.


Hi are you running it off of an antenna or cable?
Assuming you have a digital tuner and are selecting the proper type of channel search Ie: cable or air it could be that the tv needs a firmware update to the tuner.

I have experienced similar issues with several TV's I had an Olevia 37" HDTV that required a firmware update to get the tuner to properly decode channels.

I also have seen lots of cases were people have cable hooked up without a cable box and receive "mixed" channels.

I currently have Comcast and have 6 TV's hooked up 3 with cable boxes and 3 directly off the line. According to Comcast I should not be getting anything besides "basic" channels without a box but using the digital tuner in the TV's does pickup most of the channels and even some HD channels that are not there using their boxes.

Interestingly enough none of the TV's tuners decode the channels into the same "channel." As an example HGTV on 1 TV shows up as 84.4 but then 86.1 on the second and something like 84.11 on the third.

My recommendation run the auto program again then go through channel by channel and see if anything needs to be manually entered or deleted. I know this is a pain in the **** and takes about 20 minutes per TV but hopefully that will tell you if your TV tuner is relocating the channels to another channel.

Lastly if your tuner is not digital or if the tuner can't be updated you may have to use a secondary tuner such as one in a VCR to get the channels you desire.

This whole Digital Conversion that we have undergone has brought to light for me at least that our government and corporations don't care about the real world impact on the ordinary person.

Sure they made money on reallocating bandwidth and sure tons of new HDTV's and digital products (including digital cable) have been sold but I haven't come across anyone who feels they have benefited from the conversion forced upon us.

Hope this helps sorry about my rant.

Dec 28, 2009 | Philips TV Receivers & DVRs

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Is there any way to remove channels after auto scan kworld sa295?


I stumbled across this feature by accident :-)
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Press the "OK - Enter" button.
Your list of auto-scanned channels will appear.
Key in the channel number. Ex. 101-5
Then press the "Left browse arrow".
The channel number will now appear grayed.
To re-activate the channel just key in the number again and now press the "Right browse arrow".
Use the Up or Down browse arrows to page through the scanned list.

Oct 31, 2009 | TV Receivers & DVRs

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We have a eurovox maxv which is losing channels daily.any ideas how to restore them?


press menu, then goto the config icon on your tv screen, now goto clear data, enter your code to access this screen, now choose to go to the factory setting on the first frequency shown, ok it.
when this has been done, wait for your channels to have been scanned in and your tv to come back on again as normal, now press menu and select langauge, now press1968 and then make sure emaluation and EMM are enabled.

now press 1968 again and you will come up with your screen of the providers you use to get your channels, choose your provider from the list
now insert new key, for the provider enter these into your boxes as your new codes dont forghet to press save and exit on your remote the little blue button, now exit the menu and go back to your tv screen and you should have your channels back again.

Remember to go back to the factory setting first and clear the data on your boxes first, then rescan again and after you have saved the new settings then delete the old settings from your list of providers
Hope this helps .

Aug 13, 2009 | TV Receivers & DVRs

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Didivox in cork area


If you box is on MMDS/Teresterial:

You should download the firmware "digivox_ter_v3300.bin" and put this on your box using downloaded10.exe (This will automatically fix your problem)

(You should be able to find the file by using Google.)

1. Connect to Internet.
2. Search for the files named above
3. Save / Download the files
4. Get the cable to connect your box to the PC.
5. Connect PC to Digivox via the serial port using an RS232
cable.
6. Turn on Digivox & then turn on PC.
7. Open loader software “DOWNLOADER 10”
8. Check settings and parameters. Defaults are usually correct.
9. Browse for bin file (digivox_ter_v3300.bin )
For all files and the downloader 10 click this link http://eko.4shared.com/ and hit digivox

and select.
10. Check “app file” (default).
11. Click “download”
12. A progress bar will appear. Wait for “download complete “ window to pop-up
13. Turn off Digivox and PC then disconnect.

Enabling Key Emulator

1. Connect Digivox to TV (usually scart), cable feed and power on.
2. Perform full auto-scan.
3. Go to “main menu”
4. Scroll down to “System Information”, press “OK” to enter System Information menu.
5. On your remote control press “ 1 0 0 4 ” (ignore what happens on the screen)
6. “Key Emu” will now be visible on the screen.
7. Change “Key Emu” to ON
8. Exit menus and return to TV mode.
9. Go to a scrambled / encrypted channel and wait for update process to complete.
10. Scrambled channels should now be unlocked.

Problems with no sound
To get back sound on e4 sky1 ect just select the channel in question press menu, select installation, select manual scan, click ok on down frequency. It'll now scan for channels when its finished exit back to normal tv viewing screen go to the end of your channel listing and the desired channel will be there with sound. This can be done on any channel with no sound by just selecting that channel following the instructions above

May 28, 2009 | Digi TV Receivers & DVRs

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Can't get it to go above channel 23... (nothing wrong with cable hook up)


all done so far looks good. But the part where you went into the menu is about i'd like to talk:

before you send to auto-program feature. try to find changing the band where the tv is working now.
Let me explain.
The tv is looking channels in the antenna or air band. Make sure you change the selector to CABLE.
this selection usually it is previous to send to auto-program.
if all this was done and nothing change, we need to send the tv into the workshop to check the tuner and voltages related to it.

Apr 14, 2009 | TV Receivers & DVRs

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Cant get all channels


Instead of doing auto scan the should be a option for channel list or add\delete or manual scan. What kind of tv is it? You don't have a cable box right? If you still have trouble, just comment on this.

Mar 15, 2009 | TV Receivers & DVRs

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Can't tune any channels above # 5 on sat. GB


Did you try to clear memory and reprogram receiver. should solve the problem.

Nov 16, 2008 | Arris DSR922

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Guide listings are incomplete


1. Manually scan all channels on your TV with your TV remote and write down the channels and network shown:
(sample: 119.2 C-SPAN2 digital channel).
2. Go to Edit Channels and find the icon for C-SPAN2 (about icon 261 in my zip code). Manually change the channel from Off to On, Insert the frequency, and optionally insert the number you want the channel to show in your channel listing ( or move it manually later).

I have about 10 to add each time I reset my recorder.

Feb 15, 2008 | Sony DHG-HDD250 200-Hours Video Recorder

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