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How do I scan for channels

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How do I scan for channels
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: TV
Expert:  Nathan replied 10 months ago.

Hi, I'm Nathan.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble with this but I'll do my best to help you.

Expert:  Nathan replied 10 months ago.

Hello Thomas,

this tv does have a built in digital atsc tuner, so it should work.

First, take the tv remote and press the SOURCE button (between volume and channels) until you get to the TV (not hdmi, etc) input mode.

Then press the MENU button

Go into the CHANNEL section of the menu (icon looks like a satellite dish, on the left side of screen)

Set the ANTENNA mode to AIR

Then choose the AUTO PROGRAM function. It will take several minutes to scan, but if you are in range of the local stations it should pick up several channels.

Exit the menu, and you can then watch tv, using the Channel button on the samsung remote.

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Expert:  Nathan replied 10 months ago.

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