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I have a sanyo tv, unfortunately im just unable to get the

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Hi I have a sanyo tv, unfortunately im just unable to get the channels on it
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Sanyo is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: I think its called sanyo crt tv
JA: Does the TV menu work? Do you have the same problem on all sources/inputs?
Customer: Yeah I do. The tv menu works yes
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: Ive only tried it for a couple of nights. But it will scan just wont bring any channels up though
JA: Anything else you want the tv expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nothing that I can think of
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Jack replied 1 month ago.

Hi , I`m Jack
Perhaps I can help you with this problem

Without the model number it would be difficult to be specific but if it is as old as a crt/picture tube tv then it is too old to pickup any digital programming and as far as i know the UK also went all digital some 6 years ago.

This means that you would need a small digital to analog tuner/converter box between the tv`s audio/video inputs and antenna or cable you have for signal.

Again ,if you want more details let me have the tv`s model number on the back cover , otherwise If that answers your question please do not forget to rate by clicking on the star icons at the top of your page, then click on Submit so i get paid for my time helping you .
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