We have a box hooked through a vcr and into the tv we hooked it up correctly according to the way the manual told us to do it.
I cant bring up anything and my remote wont even turn the box on and off.
We also have this document that details how to connect the digital box, VCR and TV: How to Use a DCT700 with a VCR
As kevinds wrote, push the CBL button and then the power button. That will tell the remote to talk to the digital box and, if the box has electric power and the batteries in the remote are good, should turn it on.
CBL - Power and the box won't turn on nor off,
First things to check, is it plugged in? If you unplug it, does the power light flash when you plug it in?
Next, when you push buttons on the remote, does the remote light, light up or flash?
Then, is your box one that has buttons on the front?
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