How to Open Channels on Free-to-Air Receivers
- 1). Press the "Power" button on the receiver remote control to turn on the receiver.
- 2). Press the "Program" (or equivalent) button to open the "Program Settings" screen on the television. This screen typically has a main menu with a listing of setting options.
- 3). Use the "Up/Down" arrow buttons on the remote to navigate through the main menu to the "Satellite Settings" option. Press the "Enter" (or equivalent) button to select that option. This typically opens the "Satellite Settings" (or equivalent) screen.
- 4). Use the arrow buttons to navigate to the "Scan Satellite" option on the "Satellite Settings" screen, then press the "Enter" (or equivalent) button to select and begin the scan. The receiver scans and opens all the available channels.