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Not picking up digital channels on my Dynex TV

Just bought this Dynex TV, and it's not picking up any digital stations when I connect an antenna. When I plug the same antenna into my sony HDTV, I do get the digital channels. Anybody know what I need to do to correct this?

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  • Anonymous Aug 16, 2008

    I have the exact same problem. I ran the auto channel thing and it only picked up analog. Just bought it to. If you figure out what's wrong let me know.

  • Anonymous Nov 30, 2008

    Manual doesn't describe a DTV setting.

  • kjj919 Dec 11, 2008

    exactly the same problem - cannot receive OTA digital signals

  • Anonymous Dec 22, 2008

    Same issue. The menu won't allow me to access the DTV Signal submenu. When it scans for channels on the digital side, it skips over exactly the channels it should find (i.e., it should find Channel 11 and 13, but skips from 10 to 12 to 14).

  • Anonymous Jan 06, 2009

    26" wont't pick up OTA signals, but Philips in the other room does with the same antenna hooked up

  • MaxPax Jan 10, 2009

    Same problem with a 22" Dynex. The BestBuy store were I bought it doesn't even answer the phone. Email gives the said phone number as a reference.

    They know the problem, they just don't care. Willl bring the TV back.

  • Anonymous Jan 13, 2009

    Yes I am having the same problem. Best Buy told me to wait until AFTER the 17th to see if the problem persists. That doesn't make any sense to me, why wait when I know the problem will be compounded even more after that date?

  • jackievans Jan 18, 2009

    hey my husband and i have the same problem. we just bought a digital antenna from walmart and once he took the amp off to boost the sig we got the digital channels. hope that helps a bit.

  • ajsmith Jan 24, 2009

    Same issue with the 19". The menu won't allow me to access the DTV Signal (grayed out). It picked up i digital channels during the scan, but I can't see them unless I can switch from Air to DTV Signal.

    Local channels are running test and each time, my TV does not pick up the digital signal; i.e., not digital ready.

    Like others, Best Buy is blowing me off - saying everything will be fine on the 17th and not to bother them.

    Has anyone contacted Dynex Customer Support?

  • suzytulips Feb 18, 2009

    I can't afford cable, so I bought a 19" just so I could get a few channels to get the news in the morning. It is the 17th today, and I can't get any digital channels at all! The store assured me when I bought this set that I wouldn't need a converter box. This stinks!!!!!

  • mt333 Feb 22, 2009

    I cannot get it to pick up any channels during the Channel Auto Scan. I have HDTV cable hooked up, but nothing.

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    Will not pick up or allow digital channel search

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    Erases already programmed in channels when trying to add in channels with antenna. Can't watch digital channels that are not programmed in.

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014


  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    I have a JVC floor model type big screen TV and no cable so I bought an antenna and can't get it to auto tune or anything to pick up channels so what do I do


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My Dynex tv isn't picking up my digital cabel any suggestions for me Please!!! I am lost without my TV!!!!

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Have you set up the tunning band in air?. Go to menu - setup - tunning band

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Check your manual and see if you have a DTV setting. If you do the TV needs to be put into that mode to get your digital channels.

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