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To properly setup a TV, you need to connect the coaxial cable from the wall to the back of the TV. The two connection points are illustrated below.

In some residence halls, there are two TV coax jacks. In this case, use the jack that is not on the same faceplate as a phone or data jack connection.

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It is normal to connect your TV and see no channels or very few channels. You must ensure the TV has been appropriately configured and you have scanned for available channels. This would be selected if you were connecting a standard rabbit-ears antenna into the TV.

The next step is to perform a channel scan on the TV. This will force the TV to scan all available channels accessible through the TV provider and make them viewable on the TV.

When the channel scan is being performed, it should look similar to the following:. This will find HD and non-HD channels. In digital television HDchannels can be represented in the format For HuskyVision, the HD channels are located in channels This means that channel 81 can have multiple sub-channels, such as When the channel scan is being performed, it should look similar to the following: Select cable for any cable or coaxial connection.

Once the option is highlighted, you should be able to change it using the arrows. Let it finish completely. Once the scan is complete, you should be able to surf channels normally with the HD channels available as well.

The TV will scan for all available channels including HD. Once complete, the HD channels should be available.

There are two tuners: QAM is used strictly for digital cable. So one has to check to see if their specific TV set has the proper tuner.