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I bought a vizio tv and am trying to connect my dish dvr to

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the tv without any luck...
I bought a vizio tv and am trying to connect my dish dvr to the tv without any luck. Do I need a special adapter cable to connect with?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Vizio is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: It's brand new. I don't have a model number. It's a 55 inch flat screen.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I haven't tried any trouble shooting. I;ve just been plugging in the 3 plugs in the side of the tv. All I get on the screen is no signal.
JA: The electronics expert can solve this for you. Anything else you want him to know before I connect you two?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: TV
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TV Technician: Nathan, Installer replied 1 year ago
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TV Technician: Nathan, Installer replied 1 year ago

What is the complete model number of the tv?
What is the model of the dish box?
Are you using the red/white/yellow cords?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I am using the red/white/yellow cords.
TV Technician: Nathan, Installer replied 1 year ago

What is the model of the tv?

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TV Technician: Nathan, Installer replied 1 year ago

This would be printed on a sticker on the back of the tv.

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TV Technician: Nathan, Installer replied 1 year ago

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