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#1 Phil's_Wife

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Posted 10 July 2009 - 10:10 PM

I had to do a complete system restore. I am not sure if this is my problem or if it is the new all digital signal thing. I connected the pc directly to the coax cable and I do not get anything. just a black screen. Does this mean I need a set top box for my pc? I subscribe to our local cable company and I do use a set top for the tv. All updates have been installed since the complete sys. restore.

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Posted 11 July 2009 - 10:40 AM

The coax cable...must be connected to a modem, either cable or DSL...before your computer can receive the proper signals from the modem or a router.

Who is your Internet Service Provider?

Did they provide any instructions or materials?

Louis




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