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I am trying to set up an older Panasonic TV with an indoor…

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I am trying to set up an older Panasonic TV with an indoor (local channels only) antenna. No antenna setting shows up Cable/TV box.

Technician's Assistant: What's the exact make and model of your television? And how long has this been happening with the channels?

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Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

LCD TV TC-20LA5. First time setup.

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: TV
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I am about 20 miles from the broadcast location.
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TV Technician: Nathan, Installer replied 7 months ago
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TV Technician: Nathan, Installer replied 7 months ago

Unfortunately this is not going to work. This is a very old (2005) model tv that was built far before the current digital broadcast standards were in place. The tv has only an analog tuner and is not capable of picking up digital channels on its own.

You can still use the tv, but you'd have to connect up an external tuner to it instead, for example: http://amzn.to/2hPuCau

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