[mythtv-users] pvr 150 tuning problem

Clay nt4usb at yahoo.com
Wed Mar 25 18:04:31 UTC 2009

> > Normally I would say that you are using the US-BCAST
> channel frequencies, instead of US-CABLE. This would cause
> precisely the same symptoms as you observe (though you
> should be able to get 13, maybe your system does not have
> that, which would probably be NET in Nebraska (I get them
> here in Cheyenne via DISH).
> > 
> > If you mean you have recently installed a new version,
> that's probably your problem, if this happened to an
> existing system without your having made any changes, I
> wouldn't know.
> > 
> >   
> Thanks so much, right on the money. Being 50+ years old I
> should have thought about this but it has been so long since
> having to set something to cable tuning rather than
> broadcast. When I went into mythtv-setup/input the card was
> set to default. Changing it to us-cable fixed the tuning
> issue.
> I guess that somewhere the default changed because under
> mythdora 5 when set to default I could tune all the
> channels, then under mythdora 10.21 default gave me the
> broadcast tuning.
> Anyway, thanks for the help.

If you look under General in the backend setup, that's where the 'default' is set. If it's set to US-bcast, that will be the default. Change it to cable.


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