Article ID : 00009970 / Last Modified : 07/23/2019

Can I add missing channels by doing an auto scan or program?

    IMPORTANT: The information in this solution only applies to TVs that are connected using a direct cable connection or terrestrial antenna. Contact your service provider for assistance when using a satellite receiver or set-top box.

    Sony® TVs are equipped with an auto program feature that you can use when a previously viewable channels go missing. If a new channel is broadcasting in your area, the TV will not be able to automatically receive the broadcast. Run auto program to get all the available channels near you.


    • The steps to auto program a TV will differ between models. For steps on how to auto-program your TV, check the specifications or the supplied operations guide.
    • A solution is available if  channels are still missing after performing an auto program .