Question about Televison & Video

4 Answers

I purchased a SANYO-DP46848 42"HDTV. I have a Cable box and my cable provider (Time Warner Cable) provides free HD Channels. However.... I CANNOT PICKUP ANY HD CHANNELS ON THE NEW TV. WHY??? --- (Do I need an additional cable??)

Posted by on

4 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I just got the same exact one, when it searches automatically the first time it doesn't look for digital channels. go to Menu>manual channel search>cable. it will look for all possible signals and will take forever probably. the free digital channels will take several seconds to switch channel to channel, but they're there! They will show up on your screen as "DC 91-2" or similar. you can switch back to regular cable channels with the input button, you just cycle through all the inputs. hope that helps.

Posted on Jul 28, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Additionally, you can use an HD antenna to receive OTA (over the air) HD broadcasts from your local stations. ABC, NBC, CBS, & FOX

Posted on Jun 20, 2008

U need an hd reciever box with componant or hdmi outputs to display your hd signals

Posted on Jun 01, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Call Time Warner Cable and request free HD cable SERVICE !!

Posted on May 29, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Digital channels are not working


If your TV is connected to a "cable" box, e.g. you're using cable TV ... then it is the cable TV box that determines what you can get (based on your cable subscription). Yes, I know that some cable TV and satellite TV service providers will only deliver HD digital channels when you pay an additional (monthly) fee for HD digital channels.
If you plug the cable directly into your TV (i.e. not use the cable box), you may be able to do a channel scan on your TV, to pick up the digital channels ... but you will loose the convenience of using the features that your cable box provides .

Mar 03, 2014 | RCA LED55C55R120Q 55" 1080p 120Hz LED HDTV...

1 Answer

I bought a 42inch snayo hdtv and i cant get it to recieve any hd cahnnels and was wondering why.


You need an HD Cable box from either your Satellite provider or the cable company, and you must subscribe to the HD package. The HD package is usually in a different channel range than your SD channels.

Mar 02, 2011 | Sanyo DP42849 42 in. HDTV

1 Answer

My girlfriend has a toshiba 32rv530u TV. when she first connected it to her time warner cable everything worked fine. since then time warner has added free hd channels for the local commercial stations...


After u deleted all the HD channels u don't want.Tries unplug,replug the cable box back like about an hour.For the box to upgrade it softwares,should be deleted all the HD channels u deleted.

Feb 06, 2011 | Toshiba REGZA 32RV530U LCD TV

1 Answer

Some HD channels won't work on new Samsung tv.


Some hd channels can only be viewed by watching thru a cable box. If you are using a cable box check with your cable provider to see what the issue is.

Dec 23, 2009 | Samsung LN52B550 52 in. LCD TV

1 Answer

Color shift to green on non hd channels


change out your box. thats why they rent them. they anticipate your going to have issues thats why they rent them. i have gone through about 12 boxes over 5 years. change res to 1080i

Jun 02, 2009 | Sony Bravia KDL-46V4100 46 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Am i getting hdtv with just cable feed?


Depending on your cable provider, some of the HD channels may be present. If so, these are ususally located in the upper channel numbers. It sounds like you are receiving some of the HD lineup. A cable box will probably allow you to view more HD channels including the premium HD channels if you subscribe to them. You should not be noticing a delay with the HD channels only. If this is what you are experiencing without a cable box, then it would be an issue with the HD tuner built into your TV set. LG customer service can let you know if there are any software updates available for yourmodel that can resolve this. Additionally, if you are getting your sound from an Home Theater system then you will notice an echo if using the TV's built in speakers at the same time. This is sometimes mistaken as an audio delay. If you are using a home theater system, be sure to disable the speakers that are built into your system.

Jan 04, 2009 | LG 37LG30 37 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

Connecting TV to cable service for HDTV


normally you need a converter box for hd because normal stations are broadcasted in hd.....its not common enough for them to do it...and you probably have to buy a package with your cable company for the hd channels. another thing...is your tv hd ready?

Sep 30, 2008 | Mitsubishi WS-48313 48" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

Mitsubishi 52 lcd 120 hz receiveing time warner digital cable via hdmi cable has fuzzy and pixelated picture even on digital and hd channels. Time warner techs are comming out this week to check it out,...


The tv is fine.We see so many problems with cable provided signal that it isn't funny.It usually stems from bad cable boxes and low signal coming into the house.

Mar 03, 2008 | Televison & Video

4 Answers

TV not finding Digital Channels from Cable Box


I don't know where you're located but you may want to double check with Time Warner on the availibilty of an HD box. I have TWC with an HD tier package and have an HDMI out on the box that runs directly into HDMI on this TV. Hope that helps!

Jan 17, 2008 | Sony BRAVIA KDL-40V2500 40 in. LCD HDTV

1 Answer

HDTV


I don't think the DCT2244 has an RF bypass output and it is not HD enabled. Hence, you will need a cable splitter so that the unscrambled splitter outputs can go to the TV and the CABLE BOX independently. This will enable you to pick up any available unscrambled HDTV signals your provider offers as well as the channels you are subscribed to that require the box for decoding.

Dec 26, 2007 | Sharp Aquos LC-32GD4U 32 in. LCD HDTV

Not finding what you are looking for?
Televison & Video Logo

Related Topics:

482 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

73474 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

5023 Answers

Electro Med Services...
Electro Med Services...

Level 3 Expert

6694 Answers

Are you a Televison and Video Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...