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My Insignia Tv won't play my dish satellite. I was told it…

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My Insignia Tv won't play...
My Insignia Tv won't play my dish satellite. I was told it needed to be set to air? what ever that means. It's not in the manual?
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TV Technician: Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair replied 6 years ago
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Hi,

Are you using the coax connection from the satellite receiver or an Audio/Video cable?

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Rod
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
It has one little wire and it is screwed into the ant/cable spot on the back of the TV and then into the wall.
TV Technician: Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair replied 6 years ago
Hi,

Where is the Dish satellite receiver? How is the dish signal getting to the connection on the wall?

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Rod
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago

Satellite reciever is 80 feet away from the dish and we have a dual receiver so several TVs are hooked to one receiver

TV Technician: Rod, TV & Communications Sys Repair replied 6 years ago
Hi,

So the wall outlet is connected to the other output of the satellite receiver - correct?

On the TV, you need to go to the Menu, the use the < or > to select the Channel Icon, then the v button to select Antenna/Cable - ensure it says Antenna.

The move down to Auto Channel Search - and select that. It can take up to 30 minutes to do a search, but with the satellite box on, it should fine the channel and store it in memory.

Thanks,
Rod
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