Question about Televison & Video

1 Answer

Over the air dtv

Hi,
My name is Tony, I have a problem receiving clear over the air DTV. I live in a valley and reception has always been poor. The nearest station is around 30-40 miles. I do have a tv that has a digital tuner with a regular mast antenna. There are also two inline amplifiers. Is there any product that you recomend to get a better signal. Any help is greatly appreciated.

Thanks,
Tony

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 71 Answers

Try a digital booster amplifier. You can find them online, or via Amazon.com

Posted on Aug 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

My remote has bad reception what should i do? i have a model dtv - 323


nnealrs1998, The remote control may need new batteries. The remote will not receive any information from the tv. The tv needs to receive commands from the remote control. Find where the Receiving "EYE" on the front of tv is and make sure it is dust free so it can see the Infared light signal being sent by the remote. Always point the remote directly at the front of the tv set. Hope this helps. 12fixlouie

Aug 10, 2010 | Mintek DTV-323 32 in. LCD TV/DVD Combo

1 Answer

Connect lg m1962d for freeview


Hi, you should be able to receive it. There should be a button, either labelled TV or DTV, that will flick between normal ariel viewing mode or DTV.
Have you tuned everything in?
You should be able to get all channels.My Father in-law uses a seperate box with an indoor arial and gets everything crystal clear.

I fyou need more help - then please ask.

Tony

Jun 06, 2010 | LG Televison & Video

2 Answers

Digital Signal on my Conia TV has gone. Cant access menu for DTV


I would guess that you are using either cable or satellite for reception. If that is the case, the signal is already a "digital" one. The digital reception you are attempting to receive is the over-air broadcast signal that was implemented recently. This change-over only effected those using external antenna connections. Cable and satelite systems have not changed.

Hope this helps,
Dan

Jun 18, 2009 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

Can't seem to add HD channels to Mitsubishi WS-65513


You need to run an external antenna feed to the air DTV input jack, bottom left. You can use your loop out if you already have an antenna connected to your antenna A input jack. Create a DTV device, then run your antenna setup for DTV.

Mar 14, 2009 | Mitsubishi WS-65513 65" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

I DON'T KNOW HOW TO PUT THE NUNBER 41 ON DTV DIGITAL


hi my name is mark, if i understand your question you want to pick ut digital channel 41. try pressing 4 then 1 then ether a dot ..... or a dash ----- on the remote. hope that helps. thanks for your question.

Feb 18, 2009 | Arris DCT6200 DTV Receiver

1 Answer

Is this TV digital ready


According to http://www.dtv.gov/consumercorner.html#faq9

How can I be sure that I am buying a digital TV (DTV)?
By law, beginning March 1, 2007, all television reception devices (including TVs, VCRs, DVRs, etc.) imported into the U.S. or shipped in interstate commerce must contain a digital tuner. Retailers may continue to sell analog-only devices from existing inventory, but must prominently display on or near the analog-only device a Consumer Alert label with this advisory:

What is the difference between “Integrated” DTVs and DTV or HDTV “Monitors”?
An Integrated DTV set is a television with a built-in digital tuner (also referred to as “a DTV”). A digital tuner is also sometimes called a DTV decoder or DTV receiver. If you have an Integrated DTV, you will not need any additional equipment, with the exception of a broadcast antenna (either a rooftop antenna or “rabbit ears” connected to the set), to receive over-the-air digital broadcast programming. Integrated DTVs can also receive and display analog broadcast programming, so you can continue watching analog broadcasts.
In contrast, a DTV Monitor is not capable of receiving digital broadcast programming without additional equipment; it is simply a display device without the processing capability for DTV reception. A digital or HD set-top box must be connected between the antenna and the monitor to receive and display over-the-air digital or HD programming.
If you have a digital or HD “Monitor” and would like to purchase a digital or HD set-top box to view over-the-air programming, confirm with your retailer that the set-top box is compatible with your Monitor.

Feb 12, 2009 | Recoton Advent Advent TS2066A TV

1 Answer

Does a CT-27614A need a digital converter for antenna?


According to http://www.dtv.gov/consumercorner.html#faq9

I hope this soultion is helpful.

How can I be sure that I am buying a digital TV (DTV)?
By law, beginning March 1, 2007, all television reception devices (including TVs, VCRs, DVRs, etc.) imported into the U.S. or shipped in interstate commerce must contain a digital tuner. Retailers may continue to sell analog-only devices from existing inventory, but must prominently display on or near the analog-only device a Consumer Alert label with this advisory:

What is the difference between “Integrated” DTVs and DTV or HDTV “Monitors”?
An Integrated DTV set is a television with a built-in digital tuner (also referred to as “a DTV”). A digital tuner is also sometimes called a DTV decoder or DTV receiver. If you have an Integrated DTV, you will not need any additional equipment, with the exception of a broadcast antenna (either a rooftop antenna or “rabbit ears” connected to the set), to receive over-the-air digital broadcast programming. Integrated DTVs can also receive and display analog broadcast programming, so you can continue watching analog broadcasts.
In contrast, a DTV Monitor is not capable of receiving digital broadcast programming without additional equipment; it is simply a display device without the processing capability for DTV reception. A digital or HD set-top box must be connected between the antenna and the monitor to receive and display over-the-air digital or HD programming.
If you have a digital or HD “Monitor” and would like to purchase a digital or HD set-top box to view over-the-air programming, confirm with your retailer that the set-top box is compatible with your Monitor.

Feb 12, 2009 | Panasonic Televison & Video

1 Answer

HL-R6167W tv reception problems


Are you using a Hd cable box/directv or dishnetwork box?Or you are using your coaxial cable straight into your TV coax input?
Solutiondoct

Aug 30, 2008 | Samsung HL-R6167W 61" HDTV

1 Answer

Hitachi 19WDVB


Had the same problem. Digging through the manual I came across a paragraph (at the top of page 24 - DTV Features) saying "if you have selected DTV then it will only display the DTV menu. (I didn't actually select DTV - we can't even get DTV in our area, but the ASP programduring startup appears to have set it!
You have to press the Volume +/- buttons on the remote, then the Input button and it will bring up the input menu. There you can select a different input. Once I did this, I found it had both my TV channels tuned and my satellite channel!
Now my problem is I can't control on/off or volume with the Sky controller - which is why I'm trawling the forums!!

...Chris

Dec 26, 2007 | Televison & Video

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

Related Topics:

104 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Televison & Video Experts

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

71038 Answers

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

Level 3 Expert

6694 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

66219 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...