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I have run the cable channel search several times. I do get channels, but only channels playing music. I do not receive broadcast cable tv channels. I do have cable running directly from the tv cable outlet to the television cable connection located on the Sanyo TV. In the upper right hand corner of the screen, the music channel says, DC79-3.

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