When you push the recall button your HDTV shows 480i not 720p or 1080i is this HD programming?

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Not HD Programing
480i is the standard television picture resolution and it isn't an HD signal.

Your TV is telling you what it's reading from the signal. You may be able to change it, but then again, it could just be a 480i signal for that particular program. Just because you have HD cable or are getting HD off the air, not every program will be in high definition.
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