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Direct TV resetting box

We recently lost power and now when I turn on my television is display snow like on the screen.  How do I reset the box to get my channels back?

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Re: Direct TV resetting box

Some TVs return to the ANT input when they lose power so try using the TV's input/source button to cycle them until DTV comes back.

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Re: Direct TV resetting box

Yes, this is not a DirecTV issue. As shannon says, most TVs have a default setting for the input the tv uses after power is restored. this is typically set to ANT from the factory. There's usually a way of changing the default so the TV goes to DirecTV but you will have to look in your TV user manual to find out how to do it.

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