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Channel numbers missing

After change of channels by my TV cable provider I did a complete automatic channel scan as suggested. All channels are there however some CHANNEL NUMBERS are missing. In the channel list I get numbers 1 thru 8, number 9,10 are missing etc. So i am unable to assign a station to channel number 8 as before. Change channel numbers is also not possible, as there is no channel number 8 to use. Scanning the entire channel list show the missing channel numbers at the end of the list as ANALOG channels, even though I scanned only for digital. How do I get my channel numbering back?

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  • Juergen K Kleinschroth
    Juergen K Kleinschroth Apr 10, 2014

    Sorry, typo, I meant channel 9 above

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Local channels are usually below a channel 1000. they are always on same assigned channel. If your cable box or tv has it, it has option to not display channels with no service on them. you can't reassign the channel numbers. they are channels but not being displayed.

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