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# 251690 6-Jul-2019 21:39
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As the title says...while going through the channels tonight I noticed that The Edge TV was gone, which seemed weird, although I had heard they were making some changes. No worries, I (foolishly) thought, this will be a piece of cake to retune my Freeview box. Unfortunately I accidentally deleted all channels, and try as I might, I now can't get them back or retune them. There doesn't seem to be a "scan" or "auto search" or even a "manual search" option to retrieve the channels again (well, not one that I've found anyway).


I tried a factory reset and it brings back the channel titles (TV1, TV2, etc) but when I try to view them now I get "no signal".


I found an old manual for this online but it's not very user-friendly. Can someone with one of these boxes please help? Ideally, some sort of step-by-step would be helpful, ie, 1: open this menu, 2: select that option, etc - something the manual completely lacks!


Thanks in advance :)

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  # 2271198 6-Jul-2019 22:08
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  # 2271200 6-Jul-2019 22:16
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Thanks for that John, I wondered what was going on :) Now if I can only get the rest of my channels back...


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  # 2271231 7-Jul-2019 01:03
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I can’t find a manual, but it’s normally under Installation

Have you checked the Aerial input incase you dislodged it, as if you can see the Channel titles, that suggests it hasn’t reset to default

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  # 2271241 7-Jul-2019 08:14
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This is what I see on the Installation screen.


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  # 2271259 7-Jul-2019 09:46
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You mention UHF Installation in your OP. So I would have thought "Installation Type" should read DVB-T.


DVB-S2 is Satellite. 


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  # 2271266 7-Jul-2019 10:24
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From that screen image it looks like it is a satellite receiver (maybe satellite and terrestrial?) If it is terrestrial, need to change the installation type to DVB-T. If satellite, is there a setting for DVB-S1?




May have to set the LNB correctly - either 11300 or 10750 are the usual values. shows a list of freeview channels and their mux groupings. As mentioned above, Edget tv has gone but hasn't been deleted from the list yet - supposed to be being replaced by Three Life +1 as UHF has already done.




Maybe you could attach or give a link to the manual you have so others can confirm






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  # 2271281 7-Jul-2019 11:13
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I changed it to DVB-T2 and suddenly a search function appeared - now all my channels are restored!
Thanks so much for all the help :)

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