DISH Network Local Channels with Receiver Antenna Guide




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 1

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 1

Connect the coax cable running from your OTA antenna to the OTA input on the back of your receiver. If your receiver does not have an integrated off-air input, the MT2 Over-the-Air (OTA) Module is available, which would allow the addition of two OTA tuners to your DISH receiver.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 2

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 2

Press Menu on your remote. Select option 6, System Setup.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 3

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 3

Select option 8, Local Channels.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 4

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 4

Select Scan Locals.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 5

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 5

The receiver will now scan for local channels.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 6

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 6

Once completed, the receiver will display the number of local channels found. Select OK.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 7

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 7

The local channels found will be displayed on the left.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 8

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 8

Highlight each channel to see the signal strength of each available channel.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 9

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 9

Select Done. Then, the receiver will save information about the local channels.




DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 10

DISH Network Locals Antenna Guide - Step 10

Press Cancel twice to exit the menu. Press Guide on your remote; the local channels will be displayed in yellow.