Forum discussion tagged with TV.
  1. R

    Question Sharp tv still won't power after new main and power supply board

    Hey first time posting on here but I'm sure it won't be the last. I bought a broken Sharp tv that didn't power. I've replaced the main and power supply board with no change. Once plugged in, the power light will come on but when I hit the power button, the light will dim like it's running out...
  2. N

    Question Universal remote and Receiver

    Hi, I bought a Universal Remote as I don't have one for my receiver, connected it to my receiver and I cannot seem to get access to the setup menu from on the receiver. I can change the volume and the program channel, though when pressing the MENU button on the remote nothing seems to happen...
  3. Aribs

    Question Mirroring TV to screen

    I want to connect a screen to my smart TV to only mirror the picture. Is it possible using only a cable of some sorts? Ps. No pc connected.
  4. A

    Question Samsung cracked TV screen

    I have a 55" TV, purchased in October. We were watching the TV on 31st May, and it made a loud popping noise and then showed a spider web pattern on the screen. I contacted my retailer, who told me to contact Samsung. I called Samsung, who eventually arranged for an engineer to collect the TV...
  5. markc1999

    Question HDMI pinout for Sylvania TV

    Where can i find this? Model LD320SS8 I want to connect a breakout board to it
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    News Prime Day Preview: $10 Off Our Favorite Streaming Sticks

    From Roku's 4K Streaming Stick to Google's rarely discounted Chromecast Ultra, our favorite streamers are currently on sale. Prime Day Preview: $10 Off Our Favorite Streaming Sticks : Read more
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    Prime Day Preview: $69 Off Bose Solo 5 TV Soundbar

    Bose's stylish soundbar has never been this cheap before. Prime Day Preview: $69 Off Bose Solo 5 TV Soundbar : Read more
  8. henrytcasey

    You Shouldn't Pay $100 and Still See Roku's Ads

    Even if you drop a ton of money on a Roku, you still get ads. You Shouldn't Pay $100 and Still See Roku's Ads : Read more
  9. henrytcasey

    Summer Movies and TV Guide 2019: What You Need to Watch

    From the next shows you need to binge to the latest Spider-Man movie, here are the TV shows and movies to keep an eye out for. Summer Movies and TV Guide 2019: What You Need to Watch : Read more
  10. Marshall Honorof

    Info 10 Shows to Watch After Star Trek Discovery

    If you've got an unquenchable thirst for sci-fi action until Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 airs, these 10 series should tide you over. 10 Shows to Watch After Star Trek Discovery : Read more
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    Review Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) Review: A Great TV

    The Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) may not wow you with pristine picture and sound, but it offers pretty great quality for the money, and offers a collection of smart features that feel like a steal. Vizio V-Series 50-inch 4K HDR Smart TV (V505-G9) Review: A Great TV : Read more
  12. Marshall Honorof

    Discussion Game of Thrones Wouldn’t Be a Phenomenon Without Babylon 5

    Without the influence of 'Babylon 5', 'Game of Thrones' might not exist as the cultural phenomenon it is today. Game of Thrones Wouldn’t Be a Phenomenon Without Babylon 5 : Read more
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    Question Samsung PS64E550D1M Display Issue - Issue with picture, hardly visible

    The TV currently turns on, plays sound and displays image but it the image is hardly visible, lower quality and quite dark. I try to change settings on the TV like screen settings (e.g. changing brightness/contrast to see if it changes how the image looks) and no effect so I'm sure something...
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    Question Senior Simple Smart TV?

    My 93 year old parent loves to watch QVC but the channel is not provided on her cable feed. However, QVC Live is available on YouTube. The struggle is that with her Smart TV, she needs to switch from the cable input to the Apps, to YouTuve and then try to find QVC on the YouTube app. No small...
  15. D

    Question Voice control

    Recently my son (fully disabled and bed bound) has discovered Alexa, and enjoys the freedom it gives him, and wishes to extend that freedom to TV. He mainly uses Netflix and Vudu. We have tried using a fire cube, but that doesn't support vudu. Tried a Google home which just wants to cast from...
  16. S

    Question DSTV decoder audio sound extremely low for all channels yet picture is fine. HELP!!!!

    May someone assist me. I am having problems with sound from my decoder. Every channel including radio channels have the same low volume. Eversince my LED TV got spoilt my decoder lost volume. I recently purchased a new TV and noticed that the sound is so minimum that you have to take the...
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    How can I hook up Samsung TV HDMI to alpine head unit with ai inpuy

    I want to run the sound through my head unit TV doesn’t have RCA jacks I can get a conversion for RCA to AI Cable but I need an AI to HDM1 Cable will the to even be able to communicate
  18. M

    External speakers for SPDIF TV?

    I have an old Philips 47PFL3603D/F7 ( It has SPDIF output & HDMI v1.3. I am wondering if I need SPDIF specific speakers or if SPDIF works with regular coax cables. Also, if I plug my game system &...
  19. B

    How connect my Acer laptop ES1-512 to my Samsung smart tv?

    I connected the HDMI cable from laptop to tv press FN-F5 buttons but nothing is coming out the TV why?
  20. P

    LG TV 37LD655H restart loop

  21. P

    Philips TV sound no picture

    Trying to diagnose an issue with my Philips Ambilight TV (50PFT6510) that has recently decided not to display anything at all but I can hear sound and see the ambilights change etc.I have tried both HDMI ports and the antenna input from a few different sources (Laptop, Virgin media Tivo box...
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    Does Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD support Audio Return Channel? Thanks...

    I have a Westinghouse LTV 32W6 HD TV. I'm connecting it to a new receiver using the available HDMI port. There is an HDMI/ARC capability mentioned with the receiver if the old TV offers that capability. How can I know if it does? Thank you!
  23. S

    Audio Optical TV to receiver.

    Trying to connect a Samsun Smart TV Model # UN65NU6900F to a Sony STR-DH750 Receiver so that the audio from the TV goes through the receiver. I have connected a Digital Audio Optical cables from the TV’s audio optical output to the TV audio optical input of the receiver. I have changed the Tv’s...
  24. F

    Cracked tv repair

    I have a samsung 65 curved tv and i just need to get the screen i can install it myself
  25. G

    Sharp Television Not Working

    I found a sharp 43” television laying up against a tree brought it home plugged it up it powers on screen is lit but when I push menu button nothing appears on screen. Model number is LC-43UB30U. Does anyone have any idea what the problem could be or have herd of this problem?
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    Sony Products (Android Apps)

    I am trying to find out if I can add android apps from the google play store to my Sony Bravia TV as well as to my Sony UBP-X700 streaming blu ray player. Trying to see if I can add Gears TV to the devices before purchasing another Nvidia shield player.
  27. R

    No digital audio out on Samsung smart TV UN65KS8500FXZA

    I want to connect a sonos playbase to the Samsung tv that does not have a digital audio output. This TV has a one connect box that has a HDMI-ARC connection, but there is no HDMI on the speaker. Right now the speaker is connected through the Directv optical output, which works but when I set...
  28. W

    can I connect Roku to model number ELEFW195

    Can I connect Roku to this element tv model ELEFW195
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    How to connect 2.1 speakers with my LED TV?

    I have a LG LED Tv Model number (42LS5700-TB). How can I connect my 2.1 stereo speakers with that? For further reference about my speakers Model number(Tricom T-3200) they have 1 woofer and 2 Left and Right speakers connected with the woofer and to connect my TV with that I just have a 3.5mm...
  30. M

    How to get Surround System from my TV

    Hi, I've got a LG Smart TV (65UJ752T-TB) and a Philips DVD HTS (HTS3548W) and i can't get surround system from my TV. Im using a HDMI cable and connected it to my TV's HDMI ARC... I've changed TV's sound settings to HDMI-ARC and same with my HTS and nothing. The HTS works perfectly fine and...
  31. L

    How do I program my Genie Direct Tv remote to operate my new Element Tv? I just need the code

    Remote programming. I need the code to program my Genine Direct TV remote in order to operate my Element Tv
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    Pricing for a used Samsung 32" 720p tv?

    Hello everyone, I want to sell my tv now, but I am wondering what price I should ask for. I bought it 2 years ago. The tv is Samsung Electronics UN32J4000C 32-Inch 720p LED TV (2015 Model). http:// Thanks!
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    When i hook my computer up to my tv thru my hdmi cable they do not match up. The computer will have one wallpaper on it and th

    My computer and tv both have pictures when hooked thru hdmi but will not link up the same and i cant watch movies or do anything from computer to tv. Is this maybe a short in my hdmi or a me thing?
  34. B

    Trying to hook a Sony VCR to an Element tv to be able to record to a vhs

    I already have the tv cable going in and out of it, but whenever I try to record something, when I playback it just says no signal. The vcr keeps setting itself to channel 2, I don’t know if that’s good or not, it skips channel 3 (the one the tv streamed to) please help me record onto a vhs :3
  35. M

    On then off TV power

    My 1994 50 inch hitachi won't stay powered on.
  36. T

    How do I get color to show using Philips DVD VHS player and sharp tv

    No color Philips DVD VHS player and sharp tv
  37. R

    Optical plug in and HDMI

    Hello. I have samsung tv 55" UHD 4K Smart and bose sound bar 700. I connected to tv, but still no sound. How to fix this problem? No sound on HDMI and optical cable.
  38. R

    Connect hifi, chromecast, blu-ray and tv

    Hi everyone I'm looking at buying a chromecast device and at the moment my panasonic blu-ray and sony bravia tv are connected to my LG hifi system. I don't want to keep unplugging Audio RAC CABLE from blu-ray and plugging into tv when i want to watch netfliks through Chromecast..?
  39. L

    Harman Kardon AV 325 to not very good tv

    Good day, i was fortunate enough to meet a disgruntled wife looking to make some changes I can only assume. Harman Kardon AVR 325, Harman Kardon AVR 320, pinnacle AC sub 100, MTX audio SW1010, 3 MTX multi purpose speakers, Samsung blu ray DVD re write ATC digital tuner, power Max 4300, and...
  40. S

    LP-S08 soundbar connections to

    UN32N5300AFXZA 32" 1080p Smart LED TV (Samsung) and a LP-S08 soundbar...trying to connect. The LP-S08 box and instructions say "easy" my brain says not enough of the right configured plugs included. It looks like the soundbar takes a 3.5mm Aux (male) and the TV something squarish. And are...
  41. S

    No way to use Element TV manually? (model E4SFT5017)

    Hey everyone, I recently purchased a new Element TV - 50" 4K LED Smart (model # E4SFT5017), and the remote I received with the package was defective. They have agreed to send me a replacement remote, but while waiting for it to arrive I have been trying to use the TV manually and it seems I...
  42. T

    surround receiver only producing sound in one set of speakers

    I have a kenwood AV surround receiver from 1999 (5:1) with all of the speakers connected to the receiver and i’m looking to connect the receiver to my TV. However, the couplets of speakers all have separate rca jacks ( in detail: a red and white jack for the rear speakers; a red and white jack...
  43. J

    Visio TV, Samsung Sound Bar, Harmon AVR 245 receiver

    How can I hook up my Visio TV, Samsung SoundBar, and Harmon AVR 245 receiver that’s already powering my 4 corner speakers??
  44. D

    Blue ray player isn't being recognized by tv.

    I recently bought a new blueray player (LG). For some reason the signal from the player isn't being received by the tv (LG also). it states "no signal". I have tried changing HDMI cables. Using different HDMI ports on the TV. All of the ports on the tv work as demonstrated by the Roku box...
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    Solved! How do I turn off the sound on my Toshiba TV?

    The settings have no option for this. The TV sound is competing with my newly installed sound bar. There are settings for sound, but no option for "OFF"
  46. P

    live wave antenna

    how good is the new live wave tv antenna that plugs into an electrical outlet?
  47. S

    Unstable HDR signal from PC to 4k Samsung TV????

    I’m at my whits end trying to figure this out I am trying to pass a 4k/60hz/HDR signal from my computer to my TV using a newly purchased HDMI 2.0b cable. The HDMI is connected to my Gigabyte G1 GTX 1080 through 2.0b capable HDMI port, routed through a 30ft new HDMI 2.0b cable (link posted...
  48. J

    Pub wants to watch rugby on two tvs

    My pub is showing Rugby soon and they want to have two tvs but I only have one amazon stick. Would it be possible to plug the amazon stick in to a female hdmi that splits in to two male hdmi cables and I can hook them in the two tvs? Like this but hdmi insted of usb...
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    Solved! why cant i see the netflix movie on the tv when connected on my laptop

    I've connected my laptop that has Netflix on it to the tv and when I play the movie it would only show it on the laptop not the tv.
  50. A

    Solved! Yamaha AVR sound is less than TV speakers

    I have a setup of the Yamaha RX-V 485 AVR and NS-P41 speakers, however the sound output is very low. Even the inbuilt TV speakers produce louder sound than my AVR+speaker setup. I need to set it to -20db to hear descent sound. Is this normal or anything wrong with my setup. Does NS-P41 support...
  51. N

    Roku premiere hookup old TV

    Trying to hook up Roku premiere to old Mitsubishi TV no hdmi going through VCR. Have yellow red white babies still getting nothing! Using VCR source
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    I have a Lg tv does fire sticks work with this tv no sound

    Need help with fire stick sound I have a Lg tv
  53. B

    Need help with roku tv and dvd player

    Does anyone no how to connect a sony dvd player to a roku tv. I have red yellow and white rca cord connected to tv and dvd. On my tv it say no connection
  54. C

    Much is a 32 inch vizo flat screen TV worth at a pawn shop

    32 inch vizo flat screen TV worth at a pawn shop.
  55. A

    My fire stick remote is not working on my tv

    When I press for channel to change it does not move.
  56. L

    How to turn off I ternet on Toshiba 4K smart TV

    I bought my mom a Toshiba 4K smart TV for Christmas. She lives in Florida I live in Chicago. We got a friend to help her hang it on the wall and set it up. The screen keeps popping up asking her for a password. She does not have Internet at her home only cable TV through Comcast. This happens...
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    Solved! I have a lg TV dosnt have output I want to connect some pa speakers what can I do?

    I have a lg TV is a 8 years old dosnt have output I want to connect some pa speakers what can I do?