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Re: Cable Firms Raise Set-Top Box Rates

Barry Margolin (
Fri, 06 Jul 2007 20:58:49 -0400

In article <>, William Warren
<> wrote:

> That reminds me: does having a digital cable box mean that I'll be
> able to receive _all_ the digital channels on my analog TV, or are
> there exceptions?

With a provider-supplied cable box you should be able to receive all
digital channels and interactive services (e.g. video-on-demand).

With Comcast, if you have a customer-supplied cable box and a cable
card, I think you can get all digital channels, but none of the
interactive services.

Barry Margolin, Arlington, MA
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