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Brought this for son to play video games now i want to use it as a tv. will not pick up channels though connected to cable. i have no manual. what can i do

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Hi,
may just need to have channels programmed into it. Go into menu on tv look for a heading of "channel" or "setup". You're looking to make sure that the tv is set for either cable or off air. chs.their should be a reference to "autoprogram" this will lock in the tv to whatever chs are available. goodluck

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